Buying property in Morocco

The British are feeling the pull of Marrakech and Tangier, thanks to direct flights and heaps of exotic charm, finds Carla Passino

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Riads in Marrakech

A cosmopolitan city where houses prices are cheaper than Europe has fuelled a drive in demand for properties in Marrakech. Rita Hayworth found it irresistible. We unveil why

Skiing: Austria vs France

Global warming could send some alpine ski resorts into meltdown. Arabella Youens considers how old favourite Val d'Isere measures up to Austria's St Anton

Greek islands for sale

The Beatles tried to buy a Greek island and Madonna is said to be on the lookout for one. Anna Tyzack checks out Greece's most private boltholes

Property in Connecticut

If you take a long term view, it may be possible to reconcile property investment with the poetry of foliage in autumnal Connecticut, says Carla Passino

Property in Tuscany

Holly Kirkwood discovers Castello di Casole, a Tuscan estate which produces fine wine and wonderful olive oil, and where you can buy your own farmhouse complete with a heavenly supply…

Spanish hideaways: Mallorca

The north-west coastline of Mallorca offers tranquility, privacy and above all, the most stunning views of the Mediterranean

Swiss revise property laws

Lex Koller, the law governing foreign property ownership in Switzerland, is to be abolished in three years. leaving it up to individual cantons to determine their own laws in future

How to restore a chateau

The magic touch of the Lafourcades is much sought-after when it comes to restoring chateaux in Provence

Buying in Eastern Europe

Holly Kirkwood explores three Eastern European cities emerging from the legacy of communism and war to offer historic holidays and affordable homes

American colonial houses

Christianna McCausland admires the architectural and family history of three memorable properties close to the shores of Chesapeake Bay

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Property market healthy

New research has found that the downturn in the US property market has had little effect on the rest of the world, as property in Eastern Europe continues to perform…

New Overseas Investment Scheme

As the market for fractional property ownership abroad heats up, a new American-inspired fund-based opportunity has hit the luxury overseas property market

Fractional ownership abroad

Popularised in the US, fractional ownership makes it easy to own luxury property abroad with none of the stress, and at much less expense

Swiss chalets for canny investors

A chalet in the Swiss resort of Flims provides the perfect base for skiing and relaxing while taking advantage of favourable tax laws