Scouting Portugal’s Stunning Silver Coast

I’ve just bought a home! Well, not quite…I’ve gone sale agreed on a condo and I’m now going through the due diligence and mortgage process. This has been an unexpected start to my Portugal scouting trip, and I’ve only just finished the first leg. For the past six days, I’ve been scouting Portugal’s stunning Silver Read more...: Scouting Portugal’s Stunning Silver Coast

Bigger Isn’t Always Better In The Short-term Rental Market

In fact, one study found that U.S. homes are a good 600 to 800 square feet larger than homes in most other countries. There’s nothing wrong with that. More space is generally a good thing when you’re buying a home for personal use. Go with what your heart desires and your wallet can stretch to. Read more...: Bigger Isn’t Always Better In The Short-term Rental Market

Huge Profits…Steps from a White-Sand Beach

It’s all only an elevator ride away… Step outside and soft sand hugs your feet. In front of you, the vast Pacific Ocean laps gently against the shore… You can spend the day here just relaxing on the beach, or you can enjoy the luxury spa, state-of-the-art gym, superb pool, beach club…gourmet restaurants…the choice is Read more...: Huge Profits…Steps from a White-Sand Beach

Gains of $145,700 on Beachfront in Playa Caracol

Real Estate Trend Alert is a unique sort of group. Different from all others. We’re investors, but we don’t pool our money. We don’t analyze stocks or bonds. And we don’t care much what happens on Wall Street. We are all about making big money in overseas real estate using our collective buying power and Read more...: Gains of $145,700 on Beachfront in Playa Caracol

Get a Second Passport When You Buy Real Estate

Office envy is real. Here’s a snap one of my contacts sent me. She lives in Panama City but today she’s decided to work from a beach on the Pacific Riviera… Here’s the thing, though… this isn’t even the closest, nicest beach to Panama City. Which is where, on Thursday, Real Estate Trend Alert members Read more...: Get a Second Passport When You Buy Real Estate

You’ll Never Find a Beachfront Deal Like This…

You take a few steps from your front door and breathe deeply. The tangy ocean breeze stirs the coconut palms. A couple of bronzed surfers are out on the morning waves, the tropical sun reflecting off their boards. Barefoot, you stroll along the beach, pushing your toes into the sand. As you reach the surf Read more...: You’ll Never Find a Beachfront Deal Like This…

“Whats The Best Beach You’ve Ever Seen?”

Don’t ever let anyone tell you that all beaches are the same… I’ve seen hundreds of beaches on my travels and the difference you’ll find across the world is astounding. I’ve been on stormy Irish beaches backed by towering cliffs; untouched Thai beaches where the sand is as soft as snow; chic, parasol-dotted beaches in Read more...: “Whats The Best Beach You’ve Ever Seen?”

Why Beachfront Property is a Great Investment

Put me on a top tier beach anywhere in the world and I immediately feel free, energized, calm, and creative. I love long, wild, sand-dune-backed Atlantic beaches…Pacific beaches that stretch for as far as the eye can see…the sight of sparking Caribbean water…and those hidden white-sand jewels in Southeast Asia that take your breath away. Read more...: Why Beachfront Property is a Great Investment