Prime Residential Retreats


In this report we look at a selection of the most popular and widely invested resorts and hotspots from around the globe.

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Retreat property comes to the fore


An improving global economy has brought with it an increased appetite for prime leisure property in ‘retreat’ locations.

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The return of the resort


Residential retreats are starting to offer alternative real estate markets for new investors.

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Worldwide demand for hot spots in France


France is home to some of the world's most desirable prime retreat locations.

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Opportunities in the Alpine property market


The growth of summer season visits to Alpine retreats is further diversifying demand

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Spain & Portugal's golden visa scheme


Real estate investor visas have helped to revive some second home markets.

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Italy's international appeal


Italy has avoided oversupply while key hotspots have proved to be resilient.

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Demand increases in Corfu and the Balkans


Opportunities for long term investors increase as the region becomes more established.

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Incentives for foreign buyers in South Africa


A weak rand puts international buyers in a strong position to purchase a residential retreat.  

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Market recovery in the Caribbean


Strong demand for ‘turnkey’ prime resort property has driven a recovery in the region.

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What's ahead for prime retreat markets?


Conditions are positive for price growth in quality residential retreat markets.


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