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Archive for October, 2010

Paramount Studios and the affect on the Spanish Property Market

Posted by jamesdearsley on October 22, 2010

In the last few months there has only been good news about the Spanish Property Market. Primelocation last week reported that year on year searches for Spain had risen by 147% making it the number one choice for property markets. To continue with the good news, The National Institute for Statistics in Spain recently reported a 26% increase year on year for property sales which further supports the theory. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted in Atlas International, buy to let market, Overseas Property, Real Estate Industry, Spain, Spanish Property | Tagged: , , , , , | 1 Comment »

The Autumn Exhibition season gets under way….

Posted by jamesdearsley on October 19, 2010

It has been a tremondous start this year to the Autumn Exhibition Seasson. So far we have had Exhibitions in the UK, Holland, Belgium, Sweden, Russia and Germany with a lot of success at each.

It is also interesting to see that Spain is by far the most popular country once again with over 90% of all leads gathered at the fair wanting Spain. It seems the ease of travel, the lower prices and the strengthening currencies are all contributing to the return of the Spanish markets.

Below are some of the photos of the latest exhibitions for your perusal. Please click on the “i” on the centre of the image if you want any more information about the picture

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Posted in Atlas International, Belgium, Exhibitions, Overseas Property, Real Estate Industry | Tagged: , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

Introducing our new Finnish Agent

Posted by jamesdearsley on October 11, 2010

In my industry and established Agent Network is paramount. Without good distribution networks into Europe you are simply a one dimensional sales machine. I have seen this first hand in the last two years as the companies only focussing on the UK and Irish Markets have fallen flat.

Fortunately because we had diversified over the last five years into the European market place and focused our systems to be European friendly we have flown through with flying colours as our European network has supported the UK markets; often seen as the breadwinners. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Agent Network, Finland, Housing market, Overseas Property, Real Estate Industry | Tagged: , , , | 1 Comment »