Past dispatches organized by world region…

Selecting A Property Manager For Your Overseas Rental

What To Look For In A Good Property Management Contract One of the most rewarding things you can do abroad is manage a rental. I …

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Traditional house in Tuscany

The Truth About The 1 Euro Houses

Are These 1-Euro Italian Houses Worth The Investment? Houses for sale in quaint and historical Italian towns for just 1 euro. It sounds too good …

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Happy residents of Carmelita Gardens, Belize in front of a house during sunset

Should You Join An Intentional Community?

Intentional Communities: Commune, Cult, Or Lifestyle Club? Many aspiring overseas residents don’t want to move overseas to a regular expat subdivision. I agree. What’s the …

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Restored medieval Golubac castle in Djerdap gorge in Serbia

Living In A Castle Like A King Or Queen Is Possible And Affordable

Live Like Royalty In Your Own European Castle For Less Than You Think In 1604, Sir Edward Coke wrote, “The house of every one is …

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Northern Cyprus Is A Treasure Trove Of Opportunities For Expats

Own Beach Paradise For Just US$18.50 Per Day A forgotten place of raw natural beauty is about to be rediscovered… A place with long sandy …

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Houseboat Living: Reinvent Your Life For A Fraction Of The Cost

All Aboard For Houseboat Living: Live In Europe For 20 Euros Per Day This traditional European lifestyle offers an innovative way of living in the …

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Hosteria Andaluza, Ecuador

Tips On How To Buy Property Overseas

A number of years ago, I bought a terrific property in Vilcabamba, Ecuador, from a friend. It was a good-sized parcel of land with a …

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A self-sufficient tiny house.

Successful Tiny Home Living: The 4 Things To Look Out For

4 Top Options For Tiny Home Living In Paradise I stumbled on a story last week about an Irish musician whose tiny home cost less …

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Lake Annecy and Mountain Range, Annecy, France

The Best Lake Towns Overseas For Lake Living

A Life By The Lake? Here Are 7 Top Places To Go.. “Hurry up, Mom!” shouted Grace, waist-deep in the lake. “It’s warm… like bathwater.” …

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Skiline of El Poblado, Medellín, Colombia

A Rental Market Overview Of Medellín’s Top Neighborhoods

Discoverig Medellín’s Top Neighborhoods While enduring several complete lock-down situations here in Medellín, the real estate market struggled in 2020. As the world gradually opens …

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Beautiful golf course among pine trees in Algarve, south Portugal.

The Best Golf Destinations Overseas For A Property Investment

7 Top Golf Spots For Fun And Profit I owe you an apology. Since becoming editor here at OPA, I’ve covered plenty of sunny beach …

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Luxurious holiday beach villas for rent on Cyprus.

The 4-Step Guide To Finding And Buying Real Estate Abroad

Last week we looked at the top mistakes that can ruin your overseas property investment. (If you missed it, be sure to catch up here.) …

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