Select Resorts Launch “The Beach Villas” in the Cayman Islands

Real estate investment specialists, Select Resorts have recently launched “The Beach Villas” in the Cayman Islands. Prices start at £29,995 and there is a five year interest-free payment plan in place.

REMI’s Top Tips for Investing in a Vacation Home

The Real Estate Marketing Insider has announced its top four tips for budget conscious buyers who are considering purchasing a vacation home as an investment property. A recent Trip Advisor survey showed that nearly half of all US travelers have stayed or are planning to stay in a rental home this year, up from 46% last year and 40% in 2011.

Palm Springs Real Estate Sales Still Driven By Canadian Baby Boomers

Property in Palm Springs is still in high demand from those living north of the border, due to various economic factors and favorable financial conditions, and this has prompted many savvy buyers to take the plunge.

Bill Clinton, Humana Challenge to Boost Palm Springs Real Estate

Brad Schmett of Luxury Homes by Keller Williams recently announced the Bill Clinton and the upcoming PGA Tour’s Humana Challenge Golf Tournament will give the Palm Springs and La Quinta real estate market a big boost. This golf tournament used to be called the Bob Hope Classic, and has been ongoing for the last 53

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Lightening The Load: Economic Woes Increase Vacation Home Sales?

You might think that with foreclosure sales growing across the country and homeowners experiencing reduced equity levels, vacation homes sales would be down, but you would be wrong. In 2011 they were up, with the majority of sales going to investors, not owner-occupiers.

Vacation Home Market Booms

Investors who can afford to make a foray into the vacation market are labeling conditions as “the perfect storm” at the moment – low mortgage rates, falling values and increased affordability – all of this is providing a growing number of opportunities for those in the market for a second home.

A Third of British Tourists Prefer Spain, Report Says

One in three tourists from the UK prefer to take their vacations in hot tourist spots throughout Spain, according to a report released by airline Jet2.com and holiday specialist Jet2holidays. For property managers and home sellers in Spain, that means more opportunities to sell and lease vacation homes to wealthy British travelers. The report, “What’s

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Planning Your Luxury Home Exchange Experience

Luxury home exchange enables you to swap houses with another member who is part of your exchange program. This is especially ideal for people who want to travel but don’t want to leave their house empty while they’re gone, or who prefer to stay in a house rather than a hotel while travelling. However, before you pack your bags and head off in search of adventure, you may want to consider the following before advertising your home for luxury exchange.

As Temperatures Fall, Canadian Baby Boomers Bag California Bargains

Apparently, Canadian baby boomers with cash to spare are snapping up bargains in Palm Springs, California, attracted by the lifestyle change and advantageous economic factors. Brad Schmett, broker associate with Luxury Homes by Keller Williams has more than 25 years’ experience of helping clients find the right property. He says “November 1 marks the launch

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13% of US Homes Are vacant: Are The Figures Misleading?

With so many foreclosure houses sitting around empty these days, housing markets across the country are faltering as property values and sales prices continue to drop. But are the 13% of US homes now vacant misleading us into a false sense of insecurity?

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