Buy an island next to Leonardo DiCaprio’s for less than the price of a one-bedroom flat in London

August 20th, 2015|

LONDONERS who dream of escaping to a private island for their summer holidays could purchase their very own – for less than the price of an average one-bedroom flat in the capital.

A seven-acre plot in Belize in Central America, located very close to Titanic star Leonardo DiCaprio’s island Blackadore Caye, is listed at £492,510 with […]

5 Top Retirement Havens Where Real Estate Purchase Comes With Residency

August 19th, 2015|

When you buy a piece of property overseas, it can sometimes come with an important bonus — it can open the door to foreign residency. When it does, you not only have a second home in the traditional sense, but you’ve got a second home in a broader sense as well … a place where, […]

Ultra Wealthy Buying Homes As ‘Opportunity Gateways’ For Investment Diversification And Citizenship Or Foreign Residency

August 19th, 2015|

A growing number of ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals view homes as ‘opportunity gateways’, driving buying decisions that are based on potential opportunities from owning these luxury residential properties, according to the latest study by Wealth-X and the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand released today.

The UHNW Luxury Real Estate Report: Homes As Opportunity Gateways reveals […]

More UK property buyers turning to ‘safe’ overseas property options

August 4th, 2015|

UK property buyers are increasingly turning to overseas property investment – although they prefer less risky options, says the boss of a leading international investment agency.

After years of looking to the domestic property market, the allure of international investment has returned, says Ray Withers, Chief Executive of investment specialist, Property Frontiers.

The change has come about […]

Your own private island cheaper than the average London home

July 29th, 2015|

In the rarefied world of trophy homes, there’s little that says “I’m absurdly rich” like having your own private island.

Johnny Depp has one in the Bahamas without even a house on it. “That’s a growing trend among island owners, especially celebrities, who like the idea of camping out and not leaving a footprint,” says Kate […]