Hotspots in Europe Shift North

New evidence from RICS suggests that the boom in the Mediterranean property market is now shifting north, resulting in some interesting new hotspots.

Property Matters

Despite all the doom and gloom in the media, London's property market remains buoyant. Thomasina Greenslade discovers that now is an excellent time to invest in the capital for City…

International Property News: Feb 28

All the latest international property news from around the globe, including new Virgin Atlantic routes, and the New York market is looking healthier than ever

Property in Hunting Country

Property in Hunting Country

Speculation on how country house prices will perform now the hunting ban has been introduced. Countrylife.co.uk talks to agents in key hunting country to bring you the latest expert opinions.…

Movers and shakers in 2005

Which were the fastest selling country houses to fly off the pages of Country Life into the buyers' hands? And how much did they go for?

Properties near London

We present six of the best properties on the market near London, from a beautiful thatched cottage to an estate tailormade for golf lovers.

International Property News

International Property News

Forthcoming sporting events hot things up in China and Valencia, and Ryanair announces its latest raft of new routes.

Santa Marina Gardens

A stunning Istrian stone villa in Croatia is both a charming family holiday home and a wise investment opportunity.

Houses ‘Fly Off the Shelves’

House prices and sales are both up, according to recent reports from Rightmove and the NAEA, but both warn that sensible pricing will prolong the recovery.

Upgrading the bathroom

The best bathrooms find a middle way between the bleakly unimproved and blandly modern, says Ptolemy Dean

Property in Sussex

Although Sussex still retains much of its traditional unity, house buyers will notice a marked difference between the large estates of the West and the small-holdings of the East

Exploring HIPs

Exploring HIPs

As we edge slowly closer to the proposed start date for Home Information Packs (HIPs), many estate agents are trying to get to grips with what it will mean for…