Can You Really Bag a Beach Home for $78,000?

Can You Really Bag a Beach Home for $78,000?

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November 26, 2015

For most folks, the perfect way to start a day is with a stroll on the sand or a dip in the ocean. Owning a beach home so that they can do it every day is at the top of many wish lists. Many people think they can't afford to do that. Understandable: When you take the limited supply of beach property and combine it with strong demand, what do you get? Sky-high sticker prices. But you can still bag a beach bargain in some overseas destinations

Buy a Single-family Home in this Atlantic Coast Beach Town for $110,000

Buy a Single-family Home in this Atlantic Coast Beach Town for $110,000

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October 28, 2015

After a day of socializing and swimming at the beach, you’re walking to your home in the La Aguada community in La Paloma, Uruguay, with your beach chair and umbrella. The sky is blue, and the sun is warm. You feel relaxed from head to toe. Like your lifestyle here, your home is simple and Read more...: Buy a Single-family Home in this Atlantic Coast Beach Town for $110,000

Buy in France’s Valley of the Kings For $95,000

Buy in France’s Valley of the Kings For $95,000

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September 22, 2015

I'm at Fontevraud Abbey in France's Loire Valley, gazing at the face of a man who left this world over 800 years ago. Fontevraud was the final resting place of Richard the Lionheart—or at least most of him. Arguably the most famous of England's Plantagenet rulers, the crusader king died in 1199. If his reclining effigy is a true likeness, he was a handsome brute.

Live Affordably in These Five Towns One Hour From Paris

Live Affordably in These Five Towns One Hour From Paris

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December 12, 2013

There are those who adore Paris but could think of nothing worse than living in the city center. Romanticism aside, Paris is a big city—and an intense one. After living here awhile, you start to notice that the streets are endlessly thronged. Scooters and motorcycles gun through the streets day and night. And most reasonably-priced apartments are about the size of a walk-in closet. The best way to revel in the advantages of Paris...

3 Oceans, 3 Beach Homes – All Under $100,000

3 Oceans, 3 Beach Homes – All Under $100,000

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July 12, 2012

If you ever wanted to retire to the beach, or buy a second home on the water, now is the time to act. Prices in certain desirable markets are low right now. But they won’t stay that way for long... The wide white-sand beaches of North-East Brazil stretch for hundreds of miles. The beach towns and fishing villages along this coast are popular with international tourists and Brazilian visitors...