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  • 22 Feb 2017

    Getting Your Bedroom Looking Fabulous for 2017


    Buying the right furniture for your bedroom can be quite the challenge. Finding furniture that’s the right size and design for a space is tricky, and not everyone is willing to perform a shopping comparison at the store. Sometimes it’s overwhelming to visit furniture stores, wholesale stores, and ma
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  • 20 Feb 2017

    How to update your commercial landscape design

    When creating your commercial landscaping design there are a number of factors that need to be considered. There is so much more involved than just making the landscape attractive and neat looking. Over time it can become necessary to update your landscaping, which is why we’ve put together a number... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 21 Dec 2016

    The average Canadian now needs to save twice as long to buy a home, study says



    Some 15 years ago, it took the average Canadian worker about a year of savings to be able to make a down payment for a house. Today, that figure has doubled with the saving period that could extend up to 102 weeks to gain the financial capacity required to buy a home.

    According to the new report from

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 16 Dec 2016

    Why Florida is the Perfect Location for an Investment Property

    Investing in a second home ticks a lot of boxes for many families. On the one hand, you have a ready-made destination for vacations all year round, and another you can enjoy extra income and capital growth from your property investment. The real question arises when the time comes to choose a suitab... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Dec 2016

    Important tips to remember when buying a condo in Montreal

    Shopping for Montreal condos can be a little bit overwhelming. And, sometimes, you forget all the important reasons you are buying a condo in the first place. Here are of the things you need to remember before investing in real estate.


    1. Find a real estate agent:



    It’s always nice to have someone to


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 22 Nov 2016

    Things to consider when renting an office space

    Choosing the right office space is a critical decision that could have big repercussions on the future of your business. A simple mistake, such as choosing the wrong location or not considering your business's growth could really hurt you in the long run. But in this article, we're going to touch up... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 14 Nov 2016

    6 items on your checklist for curbside wow factor



    If you are a staged home professional, then you already know the value that you can bring to the table when someone is trying to sell their home. Not only can a properly staged home help the seller to get more interested buyers, but staged homes sell faster and for higher prices. Part of the skill o... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 21 Oct 2016

    Tips for buying vacant land for sale In Ontario, Canada

    Buying vacant land as opposed to buying the actual property is an opportunity that has to be taken into account in various parts of the world. One of the locations where you do want to think about making such an investment is Ontario, Canada. As opposed to what we saw in the past, at the moment ther... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 30 Sep 2016

    Tips to aid you sell your home fast

    If you want to sell a home profitably and smoothly, there are various things that have to be taken into account. It does not matter why you want to sell the home. If you put it on the market, you are most likely interested in making a good sale as soon as possible. You want to basically get over emo... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 27 Sep 2016

    How to increase the safety of your new commercial property

    Launching a new business is a true test of your mettle. From worrying about budget errors to juggling deadlines, there are plenty of late night ‘what ifs’ to keep you from your beauty sleep. And one extra concern you don’t want to find yourself dealing with is a nightmare security situation.

    After mo... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 25 Aug 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - August 2016

    3 Bed Residential Propertyy - East Islip, Suffolk County, New York, USA
    - £249,514




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    3 Bed Residential Propertyy - Florida, USA
    - £140,304




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    3 Bed Residential Propertyy - Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York, USA
    - £136,436




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  • 04 Jul 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - July 2016

    4 Bed Residential Property - Massapequa, Nassau County, New York, USA
    - £820,608



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    4 Bed Residential Property - New York, USA - £180,684



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    3 Bed Residential - New York, USA - £18








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  • 06 Jun 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - June 2016

    3 Bed Residential Property - Fort Plain, Montgomery County, New York, USA - £124,353



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    Residential Property - New York, USA - £414,048



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    2 Bed Residential Property - New York, USA - £96,772



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    Commercial Unit - 7,500 sq. ft. - New York, USA - £

















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    Category: Blog
  • 02 Jun 2016

    Why investing in residential property is more lucrative than ever





    Landlords can take advantage of price rises and the fact this prices tenants out of the market to invest in properties

    Investing in residential rental properties has become a more lucrative game than ever before, with data showing that landlords operating in this sector are enjoying some of the very



    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 26 May 2016

    Student property tips 2016: Where is the best place to invest this summer?

    As demand swells for student homes in the summer months, 2016 has presented a better opportunity to put money into the sector than ever before.

    Student property has been a popular asset class now for some time. Rising from the lower end of the scale and shaking off its reputation as a niche asset for... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 26 May 2016

    Nubricks Tips: for finding people to renovate your property



    You’ve found the right property in the perfect location. It’s a gleaming mansion compared to the last dump you lived in and, like any house you’re trying to turn into a home, you want to look after it as effectively as possible.

    But that’s easier said than done, especially when you’ve moved into a ne

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 11 May 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - May 2016

    5 Bed Residential Property - New York, USA - £214,573



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    3 Bed Residential Property - New York, USA - £186,254



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    3 Bed Residential Property - Pinellas Park, Florida, USA - £102,405



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    3 Bed Condo - New York, USA - £934,042



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  • 07 Apr 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - April 2016

    5 Bed Residential Property - Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA - £581,719




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    4 Bed Residential Property - Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA - £38,786




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    4 Bed Residential Property - New York, USA - £182,647



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  • 07 Mar 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - March 2016

    3 Bed Apartment - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £199,950




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    3 Bed Apartment - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £199,950



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    3 Bed Apartment - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £199,950



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    3 Bed Apartment - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £199,950



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  • 02 Feb 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - February 2016

    3 Bed Apartment - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £199,950



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    3 Bed Villa - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £119,950



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    3 Bed Villa - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £164,950



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    1 Bed Apartment - Bogazi, Famagusta, Northern Cyprus - £17,950



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  • 01 Feb 2016

    How to Create a Winning Property Picture: The Ultimate Guide

    When selling real estate, a great picture of your property could be the difference between getting a lot of prospective homebuyers into your home to check it out and not getting any people through the door. Therefore, it’s important to learn how to take a winning property picture that will incorpora... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Jan 2016

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - January 2016

    3 Bed House - Waikato, New Zealand - £137,820



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    2 Bed House - Auckland, New Zealand - POA



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    3 Bed House - Auckland, New Zealand - POA



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    4 Bed House - New Zealand - £299,609



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    3 Bed House - Queensland, Australia - £147,312



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  • 07 Dec 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - December 2015

    4 Bed Villa - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £178,950



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    4 Bed Villa - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £59,950



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    4 Bed Villa - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £269,950



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    3 Bed Villa - Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus - £174,950



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    3 Bed House - Lismore




















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    Category: Blog
  • 24 Nov 2015

    Making your property easy to sell



    Making your property sell can often mean having to make a lot of hard decisions. You know small DIY projects could make the property easy to sell, but it can be hard to tell whether it'll be worth the money and effort if you're wanting to leave the property anyway. If you're struggling to sell your ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Nov 2015

    The Silva Peak Residences in Galtür, Austria



    The Austrian tourist industry is booming, as both winter sports enthusiasts and those who love the Alps in summer flock to the area. The new Silva Peak Residences in the picturesque Tyrolean village of Galtür are a perfect base for an alpine holiday in any season.


    The Silva Peak Residences


    Anyone look

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    Category: Blog
  • 19 Nov 2015

    Interior Design - Creative Ways to Use Picture Mounts in Your Home



    The beauty of photo mounts around the home or home office can be a sight to behold. This is why the ritual of buying beautiful photo mounts, loading them up with pictures and hanging them on walls is one that has been followed by millions round the world, in just about every culture. With a bit of b... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 03 Nov 2015

    Buying cheap and improving your property



    When you’re first getting your foot on to the property ladder, or are trying to build a portfolio of properties as a real estate developer, one thing that it’s important to consider is the price of the properties you’re buying. Sure, you can aim high and purchase at the top end of the market, but ho... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 02 Nov 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - November 2015

    2 Bed Residential Property - Pinellas County, Florida, USA - £44,595



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    3 Bed Condo - New York, USA - £678,615



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    4 Bed Residential Property - Kew Gardens Hills, New York, USA - £645,654



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    2 Bed Residential Property - Hernando Beach, Hernando Count



















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  • 23 Oct 2015

    Unsecured household debt and the housing market

    At first glance it may appear strange to link the housing market with the level of unsecured household debt in the country but they are both crucial elements.

    The average UK household is struggling with unsecured debt and the figure looks like a rocketing by the end of next year to £10,000.

    That figur

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 05 Oct 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - October 2015

    Ti Point Exclusive Waterfront Land - New Zealand - £POA



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    4 Bed House - Auckland, New Zealand - £POA



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    2 Bed House - New Zealand - £POA



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    3 Bed House - Wellington, New Zealand - £50,373



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    5 Bed House - New South Wales, Austra























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  • 01 Oct 2015

    What is Computer-Aided Facilities Management (CAFM)?

    Computer Aided Facility Management (CAFM) is software that provides the facility manager with the necessary administrative tools and the ability to manage, track, report and efficiently plan facilities operations. CAFM is associated more with administrative functions, and isn’t a technical activity ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 29 Sep 2015

    The Importance of Trench Digging & Pipe Laying For the Delivery of Your Home Utilities



    Pipe-laying and trench digging companies are at the forefront of creating some of the comforts you enjoy at home today. They get water to any part of your house through an elaborate network of pipes that bridge the gap between your house and the nearest water reservoir.  Underground electricity line... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Sep 2015

    Investment Potential of Austrian Ski Resorts



    Until a few years ago, Austria wasn't seen as an obvious country for foreign investment in ski property, in spite of its attractions. The top Austrian resorts are comparable to anything Switzerland has to offer but cheaper, while the Austrians are second to none at the social side of skiing.

    Neverthe

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 09 Sep 2015

    Improve the saleability of your property with professional landscape architecture


    We've all seen it, if not at first hand then on TV property shows. The prospective buyers seem eager when looking round the house, but then they get out into the garden, and the enthusiasm evaporates.

    If you want to make the most of selling your house, the outside must impress as much as the inside,
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 08 Sep 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - September 2015

    4 Bed Residential Property - Florida, USA - £180,755



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    3 Bed Residential Property - Florida, USA - £122,167



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    3 Bed Residential Property - New York, USA - £256,000



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    2 Bed Condo - New York, USA - £128,972



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    4 Bed Residential






















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  • 03 Aug 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 3rd August 2015

    From £57,400 - 1 - 2 Bed Flat - Merseyside, England



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    £49,950 - 1 Bed Studio - Merseyside, England



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    £320,336 - 3 Bed Residential Property - Nassau County, New York



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    £492,775 - 5 Bed Residential Property - Nassau County, New York



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  • 16 Jul 2015

    Paradise still exists and you can be part of it now

    Previously Known primarily for its full moon parties, Koh Phangan as a leading real estate market can be termed as a late starter. Despite that, the island situated in the Gulf of Thailand of Thailand nearby Koh Samui, is today attracting investors looking for romance, nature, amazing beaches, healt... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 07 Jul 2015

    The various ways in which a Landlord can evict a sitting tenant



    A sitting tenant is someone who has secure tenure of a property and a legal right to be in said property for life. They will need to have been in the property since before the 15th of January 1989, in order to fall into the Rent Act of 1977. A sitting tenant has to pay rent that is fixed by Housing ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 29 Jun 2015

    Luxury Apartments And Tech Start-Ups Fuelling Current Housing Demand In London



    Areas of London are undergoing massive regeneration and development, with some luxury apartments being deliberately marketed at the affluent Asian market. While some analysts predict that this means a number of properties will be bought and left empty, it is also an indication of the positive senti... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 22 Jun 2015

    The importance of office layout

    We spend around a third of our waking lives at work, and whether you employ architects, digital designers, marketers, or accountants, it is important to create a suitable and beneficial space from which they can work.

    The open layout has proven popular for years, but there are a number of companies t... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 18 Jun 2015

    Protect Your Buy-To-Let Investment with Landlords Insurance

    Real estate remains a sound investment with lots of profit potential, but as well as researching your market and ensuring that you get the right property at the right price, you should also take steps to protect your investment. Your lender may demand that you have landlord insurance in place, and e... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 04 Jun 2015

    Don’t forget these four important steps when moving

    Moving requires a great deal of planning and preparation. While the reason for the move might be an exciting one, the process of moving is often a daunting process. From making sure that you’ve packed everything properly to tying up loose ends, remembering everything can often be very difficult to d... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 Jun 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 1st June 2015

    £4,663,750 GBP - 7 Bed Villa - Balearic Islands, Spain



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    £286,928 - 3 Bed House - France



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    £168,613 - 55 sqm apartment - Corsica, France



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    £248,614 - 4 Bed House - France



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    £124,128 - 2 Bed House - Yvelines, Ile-de-France, Fran


















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  • 05 May 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 5th May 2015

    £99,360 - 1 Bed Residential Property - Drome, Rhone-Alpes, France



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    £203,798 - House - France



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    £352,544 - Residential Property - France



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    £320,160 - 3 Bed Residential Property - France



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    £888,720 - 8 Bed Residential Property -























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  • 22 Apr 2015

    This summer make build value into your home



    Increasing the value of the home is a dream for many people.  Whether it is making sweeping changes like converting the attic or making peripheral adjustments like changing the light fittings and using new wallpapers, the key to adding value to your home is making proper use of what you already have... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Apr 2015

    Choosing the right Commercial Property is never easy

    Every year, business start-ups hit the market in a bid to win consumer share right from the outset, and of course their levels of success will vary greatly between abject failures and significant wins. It sometimes seems to be almost a lottery, but of course there is more to this scenario than simpl

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Apr 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 6th April 2015

    Mill - France - £362,711




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    2 Bed Apartment - France - £193,397




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    2 Bed House - Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France - £119,687




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    3 Bed House - Languedoc-Roussillon, France - £170,043




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    5 Bed House - Languedoc-Roussillon, France - £154,645



























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  • 12 Mar 2015

    Increase profits with furnished rentals





    Property investors looking to make money in rental housing can focus either on long or short-term rentals. A long-term strategy involves buying houses or apartments that can then be rented out on an annual basis. A short-term rental plan is all about taking advantage of tourists, seasonal visitors,

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 05 Mar 2015

    How to avoid lock problems as a result of key loss

    Lock problems, as a result of misplacing your keys, or forgetting them in some location you can’t get to at the particular time, is a big challenge many people won’t want to experience twice. It is a situation that can leave anyone disoriented and distressed. However, there are steps you can take to... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 02 Mar 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 2nd March 2015

    House - Brou, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France - £98,252



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    4 Bed House - Fontaine-la-Guyon, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France - £196,506



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    3 Bed Residential Property - Illiers-Combray, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France - £54,511



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    1 Bed Apartment - France - £5











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  • 02 Feb 2015

    A Good Check List of Things to Cover When Moving House

    It’s easy to get overwhelmed when moving house, but there are small things that you’ll have to remember to do amidst the chaos. Some of these details may be considered obvious and basic, but something the obvious things are the ones that get overlooked. If you’re moving house, be sure to tackle thes... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 02 Feb 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 2nd February 2015

    Apartment - France - £165,993




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    3 Bed House - France - £285,418




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    1 Bed House - Valbonne, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France - £299,689




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    1 Bed Apartment - Bordeaux, Gironde, Aquitaine, France - £102,074




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  • 06 Jan 2015

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 6th January 2015

    2 Bed Apartment - Andalucia, Spain - £176,108




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    3 Bed House - Andalucia, Spain - £281,772




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    4 Bed House - Andalucia, Spain - £2,465,505




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    Apartment - Merseyside, England - £89,950




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    4 Bed Prestige Home - Bexar County, Texas, USA



























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  • 04 Dec 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 4th December 2014

    5 Bed House - Limousin, France - £116,446




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    Apartment - Rhone-Alpes, France - £149,492




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    3 Bed House - Basse-Normandy, France - £272,233




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    Bed & Breakfast - Poitou-Charentes, France - £258,542



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    2 Bed flat Leaseback - Provence-A





















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  • 14 Nov 2014

    Why selling your home yourself is the smart move

    Three things are certain in life, death, taxes and giving away that pesky 5-6% commission to the estate agent when selling your home! Put it this way, if your house sells for a healthy some of £300,000, you’ll be giving the estate agent a nice chunk of money in the form of £18,000. That is no small ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Nov 2014

    7 outdoor living area designs that don't require year-round good weather



    There is nothing quite like enjoying a glass of ice cold lemonade in your beautifully designed backyard living area. We all love a nice summer day in our own space. However, an outdoor living room can be frustrating when the cold weather sets in and your space can not last through the weather. So, p... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 07 Nov 2014

    Choose the best home with these 5 fundamental homebuying tips

    If you are buying a home, you know that the process entails many complicated and often intimidating steps. This is, afterall, the biggest purchase in most people’s lives. And with house prices going stratospheric in some parts of the country, buying a house is now increasingly expensive, and competi... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Nov 2014

    What defines the best global property developers today?

    What makes the top global property developers today, and defines the best investment properties?

    Star-architects and fashion labeled real estate is creating celebrities not only out of the global property developers participating in these projects, but the owners and investors acquiring units from th... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 05 Nov 2014

    Great news for home buyers as low rates mortgages look keep consistent

    Mortgages have been at historically low rates for a number of years. These low rates have provided significant advantages for new homebuyers, even though credit restrictions have been tighter than in previous years.

    Some new developments in the mortgage industry and new mortgage products can help new... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 04 Nov 2014

    What is healthcare property investment - and what can IT do for you

    Health care is a great industry to look to invest in at the moment. The industry is constantly evolving and improving. Medical centres all around the United Kingdom are being continuously upgraded and improved whilst new hospital departments and medical centres are being constructed as we speak. So ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 03 Nov 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 3rd November 2014

    Townhouse - Vipava, Slovenia - £164,241





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    House - Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria - £9,385




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    Cottage - Obshtina Balchik, Bulgaria - £483,144




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    Cottage - Resen, Bulgaria - £28,156



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    Building for Redevelopment - Beyoglu, Turkey - £23,780





























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  • 30 Oct 2014

    Tips for leaving your home safe when on an autumn winter break

    When faced by the prospect of shorter nights and colder weather, the temptation to get away for some autumn or winter sunshine could not be stronger. Still, while it is easy to get carried away in the excitement of preparing for a holiday, it can be all too easy to overlook the important measures yo... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 22 Oct 2014

    Tips for buy-to-rent property buyers

    Buy-to-rent can be a great alternative to simply selling off your property. This way, you’ll get a steady source of income and you can look to sell depending on the current climate. If you’re still wondering whether property is a good investment, take a look at our guide before you get started.

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  • 07 Oct 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 7th October 2014

    Office Space - Picardie, France - £483,144






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    Studio - South Yorkshire, England - £59,995




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    Commodities - Texas, USA - £5,000




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    1 Bed Apartment - Aquitaine, France - £223,896




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    Investment Property - Lorraine, France - £113,126




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  • 03 Oct 2014

    From Rubbish to Recycling 7 Ways to Be More Eco-Friendly At Home



    Being eco-friendly is something everyone should strive for. Eco-friendliness is not only better for the environment, it is better for a person's health and finances. This year, going green can be quick and simple. Here are six innovative ways to go green and be eco-friendly:

    1. Unplug electronics

    Even



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  • 19 Sep 2014

    Bagging an antique for a pound: how to determine the age of vintage furniture

    Vintage furniture is period furniture, and designs of this kind of furniture correspond to the period it was created. This can make it easier to put a rough date of manufacture on a piece of delicate, yet durable furniture. Most old, vintage furniture was handcrafted by master craftsmen using a vari... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 19 Sep 2014

    The best foreign property markets in 2014

    Over the past decade, the property market has had its highs and lows. This has left investors digging deep and wide to find viable markets to invest in all over the world.  With the recovery made in the last few years, more people are becoming aware of the benefits of buying property abroad. Going d... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 Sep 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 1st September 2014

    8 Bed House - Lazio, Italy - £460,984





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    4 Bed House - Leiria, Portugal - £337,790



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    Business For Sale - Aquitaine, France - £341,685



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    4 Bed Vila - Javea, Spain - £278,180



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    Chalet - Les Gens-les houches, France - £500,724



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  • 04 Aug 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 4th August 2014

    2 Bed House - Portugal - £107,470





    Charming Cottage with 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Lounge, Kitchen and Patio Area.

    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/12093892/




    3 Bed Villa - Portugal - £306,500





    Detached Villa with 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Kitchen, Lounge and Dining room, plus T












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  • 28 Jul 2014

    Selling your home for a profit: 3 cost-effective improvements that add value

    The real estate sector in the UK is constantly evolving, as social and economic developments continue to have a direct impact on the market. This week it was revealed that single buyers are being priced out of the London market, as the cost of property continues to soar disproportionately to the wid... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Jul 2014

    Nation Relocation: why we move, and why we are still not there yet

    “Are we there yet!” If the question has to be asked, the answer is probably NO. The more interesting question is why is it we are never there. Why are we constantly trying to be somewhere else, and where is it we are trying to go? What is so unsatisfying about where we are, and what is it we hope to... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 08 Jul 2014

    A slow recovery: Are more floods on the way for the south west?

    Winter 2013 left a devastating impact on many parts of the South West. Across Cornwall, Devon and the low-lying regions of Somerset and Avon, severe storms left a trail of destruction in the form of wreckage and floodwater. Many people were driven from their homes and businesses, with injuries commo... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 11 Jun 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 11th June 2014

    4 Bed Villa Dubai, UAE - £1,790,230


    The villas at Sienna Lakes offer a choice of 12 different designs where the developer has used the highest quality of the materials and design with attention to every detail to create a home to fit perfectly.



    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/de


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 03 Jun 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 3rd June 2014

    4 Bed Villa Dubai, UAE - £1,334,470


    Stunning villa located in the quiet neighborhood of Jumeirah Island, in excellent condition with fresh landscaping.



    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/11450023/


    2 Bed House Basse-Normandy, France  - £26,810




    View the full listing http://www.








    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 27 May 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 27th May 2014

    3 Bed Villa Valencia, Spain - £303,830


    Immaculate villa in the best area in Moraira, El Portet, with spectacular sea and valley views towards the Calpe Rock.



    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/11464719/


    Villa  Portugal - £8,102,000


    Exceptional Gold Medal Hunting Estate, Farm






    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 21 May 2014

    The Golden Years: Best places to retire in Europe

    With retirement on the horizon, many people in their 50s and 60s begin to get itchy feet, longing for the excitement of travel once their family and work responsibilities have retreated. You can get a sense of the European lifestyle by booking Tenerife holiday deals or packages in Corfu, but there’s... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 19 May 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 19th May 2014

    Bar Basse-Normandy, France - £152,290



    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/11393995/

    Bed and Breakfast Atlantida, Honduras - £322,330


    This award winning Bed and Breakfast is nestled in a very popular eco tourist area, with restaurants and tour companies with in the diverse com

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 May 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubrciks - 12th May 2014

    1 Bed Villa Leiria,  Portugal - £106,240


    Traditional villa located in Guizado, near Caldas da Rainha.


    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/4306839/


    2 Bed Residential Property Rhone-Alpes, France  - £200,810



    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/1131596






    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 May 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks - 6th May 2014

    7 Bed Townhouse Andorra - £1,230,280


    Exclusive townhouse to buy in the  quiet residential area of Anyos.

    View the full listing  http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10903966/


    2 Bed Penthouse Andalucia, Spain - £246,060


    Exceptional spacious and fully renovated top quality penthouse.

    View the full list






    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 28 Apr 2014

    Latest Listings on Nubricks -28th April 2014

    2 Bed Apartment Valencia,  Spain - £130,475


    Walking distance from the beach is 250m.

    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10835542/


    5 Bed Villa Valencia,  Spain - £324,137


    Classic Spanish villa located in a quiet residencial area not far from the sandy Arenal beach.

    View the ful






    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 28 Apr 2014

    Improve security and the look of your for sale commercial property

    When you are trying to sell or rent your commercial property it is important to realise that there are a few improvements that you may need to make. By doing these you will find that the process will be sped up, and this is because you will have made a conscious effort to better the property. If you... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 25 Apr 2014

    How commercial buildings can benefit from concrete cladding

    All commercial properties will benefit from wall cladding. This can serve a few purposes; it will protect the building from the elements and offer insulation, as well as improving the aesthetics of a building. Wall cladding can be easily installed and can make a big difference to the value of the pr... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Apr 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks -23rd April 2014

    3 Bed Townhouse Sardinia, Italy  - £118,987


    Panoramic,  independent little palace in the the historic center of the charming town of Bosa.


    View the full listing
    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10824469/

    5 Bed Villa Sardinia, Italy - £361,064


    Unique position, 200 m from Geremeas beach, panoramic





    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 14 Apr 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks -14th April 2014

    6 Bed Villa Madeira, Portugal - £1,363,890


    This villa is situated in a very popular high class residential area of Funchal.

    View the full listing

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/8161941/


    6 Bed House Faro, Portugal -  £1,653,200


    Great opportunity to renovate a unique Palacete.

    View the full listin








    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 31 Mar 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 31st March 2014

    4Bed House  Rhone-Alpes, France  - £518,688


    2005 house 175 m2 situated about 800 m from the city, close to transport and shops, built on a plot of 1200 m2.
    View the full listing

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10514590/


    4Bed House Pays de la Loire, France - £455,614


    The property is in very good





    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 27 Mar 2014

    How to find quality property listings online

    Making your first big home property purchase? Investing in the next hot piece of land? Wherever you are on your search for property the Net will arguably one of the main resources you’ll use. This is mainly because you have more to access but also because you can browse around at listings without ha... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 24 Mar 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 24th March 2014

    Investment Property France - £70,459


    View the full listing  http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10482043/


    4Bed - Hotel France  -  £742,761


    Traditional house of 230 m2 on a plot of 1650 m2 in area UD2, COS 0.4, plot of 800 m2, detachable.
    View the  full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/detai



    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 18 Mar 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 18th March 2014

    4 Bed Villa Madeira, Portugal - £199,176


    Good sunny position with amazing Sea and Mountain views.
    View the full listing http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/8162024/


     3 Bed Villa  Madeira, Portugal - £190,877


    The property is located just on the outskirts of Ponta do Pargo and is an ideal and peacefu


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 11 Mar 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 11th March 2014

    3 Beds - House  Leiria, Portugal - £151,042


    Built by a modern architect, this three bed home is located in a calm area near Lagoa. It comprises of two floors, three bedrooms, a kitchen, living room and a bathroom. There is space outside for a swimming pool and a small garden.
    View full listing http://


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 05 Mar 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 5th March 2014

     2 Bed Villa - Portugal - £218,108




    This House is in the attractive and sought after village of Jardim do Mar on the Southern coast of Madeira. You cannot get much closer than this to the sea.

    Please contact advertiser for more information.

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10340283/


    5  Bed Maiso









    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 21 Feb 2014

    Finding your forever home

    Finding the right home for you can be a long drawn out and often stressful time. Moving away from the home you have built for yourself and your family over the years can be an emotional one as well as physical. If it is somewhere that you are looking to settle down for the rest of your life, it need... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Feb 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 20th February 2014

    4 Bed Chalet - St Lucia - £1,194,364



    Tucked away in the hills of Cap Estate, Residence du Cap in St Lucia enjoys breathtaking views of the Caribbean sea, historical Pigeon Island and the outline of the world famous Pitons.



    View the full listing

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/10157371/



    5 Bed Vi











    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 10 Feb 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 10th February 2014

    4 Bed House – Loule, Portugal - £290,168


    Two Delightful 2 Bed Cottages of 329m2 with potential to create further 1 Bed Cottage. Swimming Pool, Laundry Room, Terraces and Gardens of 1634m2. Both Cottages have been renovated retaining some of the original features of these traditional Portuguese proper
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 05 Feb 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 5th February 2014

    4 Bed House – Loule, Portugal - £394,248


    Set in a large plot of 3720m2 is this beautifully renovated south facing Quinta. 4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Kitchen and Utility, Living and Dining Room, large Attic and Garage.The property comprises of a good size Living room with archway to the Dining room.



    View


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 27 Jan 2014

    Top Latest Listings on Nubricks - 27th January 2014

    2 Bed Maisonette – Chiado, Portugal - £315,058


    Fantastic 2 bedroom apartment in the heart of Chiado, comprising large entrance hall, living room with 32 m², Office, 1 bedroom with wardrobe, 1 large suite with wardrobe and balcony, equipped kitchen which gives access to the private Portuguese pateo.



    Vi


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Jan 2014

    Top 20 Latest Listings on Nubricks - 20th January 2014

    16 Bed House – Keszthely, Hungary - £124,718


    Family house



    View the full listing

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/9978885/


    3 Bed House – Alsopahok, Hungary - £98,943


    Family house


    View the full listing

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/9978881/


    2 Bed House – Gyenesdias, Hungary - £42,279


    Famil
















    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 13 Jan 2014

    Top 20 latest listings on Nubricks 13th January 2014

    1 Bed House – Caldas de Rainha, Portugal - £198,648


    Centennial house located in the centre of Foz do Arelho, Silver Coast, minutes from the beach, this rustic house is of typical Portuguese design. The house has 2 bedrooms, living room and kitchen on the ground floor.



    View the full listing

    http://www.n




    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Jan 2014

    Top 10 latest listings on Nubricks 6th January 2014

    4 Bed House – Fours, France - £51,373


    Situated just outside the national parc du Morvan. This house needs some renovation but has the old athentic things and is an ideal house for those who like to create and change things their way.



    View the full listing

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/sales/details/




    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 03 Jan 2014

    The eXpat Files: There’s more to Italy than Naples and Venice

    11 years ago, Robin Watson and his family moved from the UK to a small town in the Veneto region of Italy. Their four bed home sits at the top of a cul-de-sac, with a beautiful view of the Euganean Hills.

    Only an hour from the sea (or – if you prefer - the mountains) and just over 45 minutes from Ven... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 30 Dec 2013

    Top 20 latest listings on Nubricks 30th December 2013

    Building Plot – Torio, Panama - £28,226


    Los Islotes is a gated, residential community on the dramatic west coast of the Azuero Peninsula in Panama. Los Islotes is the only fully master-planned development in this part of the country. The property is 750 acres with two separate beaches.



    View the full l


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Dec 2013

    Top 20 latest listings on Nubricks 23th December 2013

    2 Bed Flat – Soldeu, Andorra - £139,648


    Great flat to buy in Soldeu (Canillo), well connected with all amenities nearby, surrounded by nature and before the slopes of PARC in GRANDVALIRA SNOW. Apartment completely renovated, has 2 double bedrooms, fitted wardrobes, fully furnished and equipped.



    View t


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Dec 2013

    Increased Traffic is Good News for Investors

    Commercial zoning on a global scale is growing incrementally as urban creep continues and the demand for housing and commercial property increases. Malls, entertainment complexes, casinos and other businesses are fighting over retail space and whilst many see the addition of these amenities as a plu... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Dec 2013

    The reason NOW is the time to repair your home if you’re looking to sell

    Carrying out routine repairs to your home could help safeguard its value in the eyes of buyers and renters.



    Photo: Dan Gravell

    The reason NOW is the time to repair your home if you’re looking to sell

    For homeowners in the UK looking to sell or rent out their property for the very best price, now is the





    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 16 Dec 2013

    Top 20 latest listings on Nubricks

    3 Bed Flat – Yermasoyia, Cyprus - £1,184,890


    For Sale 3 bedroom flat furnished, with appliances, from private owner, in the area of Germasogeia, Limassol, Cyprus. This flat is found on the ground floor, is built on one level, has central cooling, double glazing, open plan, alarm system.



    View the full


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 09 Dec 2013

    Top 20 New listings on Nubricks

    1 Bed Apartment – Calheta, Portugal - £139,648


    Modern 1 Bedroom Apartment of 115m2 with Lounge / Dining room, Kitchen and Utility area, Store room, Bathroom and underground Parking.This very attractive, one bedroom apartment offers a great opportunity as a holiday or retirement home.



    View the full lis


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 14 Nov 2013

    Malta Sotheby’s International Realty launches luxury outlet office in Sliema



    Malta Sotheby’s International Realty continues to expand its presence on the island by launching a state-of-the-art outlet office, situated on Sliema’s Tower Road and is now open for business from Monday to Saturday.

    The luxury property brand launched locally in June 2013, opening headquarters in Swa

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Nov 2013

    Top 20 new listings on Nubricks

    Every week, we round-up the top 20 new property listings advertised on Nubricks for free.

    Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands - £69,995


    Plot 9 on the front row on Selworthy Gove.



    View the full listing:

    http://www.nubricks.com/property/details/9534354/


    7 Bed Flat - Boulogne-sur-Gesse, France – £591,599


    Unique Agr









    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 04 Nov 2013

    New Residency Law - "The Golden Ticket"

    This has been talked about for some time but the law has now been passed and it will be interesting to see what develops in the coming months and years.  Whilst many of Spain's laws seem to be self-defeating and are often seen as a hindrance to buyers, this new law should attract investment buyers f... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 30 Oct 2013

    4 Tips for Saving Money When Refinancing Your Mortgage

    In the real estate market, interest rates change about as frequently as the seasons, and if you want to get the best possible rate on your mortgage, it might be time to refinance. Although refinancing has plenty of advantages, you could end up paying more for your house in the long run if the proper... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 03 Oct 2013

    Should letting agents look beyond London?

    London has long been seen as the prime location for the private rental sector, with both landlords and letting agents keen to extend their portfolios in the capital. Rents in the city and particularly in central areas are traditionally far higher than anywhere else in the country and have guaranteed... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 19 Sep 2013

    Top tips for moving abroad

    The recession and European wide economic crash may make it seem like a bad time to be moving anywhere, but actually it’s just as good a time as any if you want to change your life and relocate abroad.

    Spain has always been a very popular destination for the British to move to when they decide they wa... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Sep 2013

    Five ways to improve your home’s selling price

    It does not take a housing expert to tell you that blackmail and fraud are not the best ways to fetch a higher price for your home.

    Nonetheless, the push for a bigger price tag is a very real concern for sellers in today’s market. In the UK and US, prices are currently on the up, while some overseas ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Aug 2013

    Home Seller Tip: Design a rustic country garden to achieve a high-end price tag

    A charming country garden can be a great addition to any home. Beautiful, quaint and part of a long British tradition, these types of garden can be enjoyed all throughout the year.

    There is so much that can be done with a country garden, and it’s the perfect way to really put a stamp on your property... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 Aug 2013

    Moving in with Mr or Mrs? Use Self Storage for a Smooth Move

    Thinking about moving in with your significant other? Moving in with your partner can be a big, life-altering decision and requires a lot of prior thought. There are many emotional, physical and financial challenges that you will need to address before deciding to live together. However, if it’s the... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 26 Jul 2013

    How to market a property to tenants

    When it comes to letting a property as a landlord, there are so many different things to consider to ensure that you find a tenant to live in your home and start earning some fantastic income. Our tips tell you the best way to ensure that you are top of the pile this year.

    Who markets?

    A growing numbe

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 19 Jul 2013

    Some of the Most Expensive Streets in the UK

    With the housing market seeming to be recovering well from the global financial downturn, many people will be thinking about trying to move up a step on the property ladder and seeing if they can find a bigger and better home than their current one.

    House prices in England are now back to the similar... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Jul 2013

    Storage Solutions for Graduates - Money Saving Tips

    Graduation is one of the most anticipated phases in the life of a student. The prospect of life after university might not only seem exciting but also a little daunting, as you need to make several decisions with regards to your career and job opportunities. While some graduates tend to return home ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Jul 2013

    Owning vs. Renting

    As every other essential question, living in your own house or renting one has its advantages and disadvantages. Those who stand for buying a house argue that it secures your future and other that that can be inherited by successors. On the other hand this is an expensive purchase which can also bri... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Jul 2013

    Bang for a buck: Choosing the right business premises

    Many investors are shifting their gaze towards the commercial sector and it is easy to see why. High yields and general stability have encouraged more potential buyers to enter the market; so much so that a recent survey by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors highlighted a 20 per cent rise ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 09 Jul 2013

    Christmas is coming – look busy



    Christmas feels like a long way away, but homeowners in the UK hoping to move by then have not got long to act. In fact, they should put their house on the market today.

    Home owners who want to sell their house and move by Christmas need to have their property on the market by 11 June 2013 as the ave

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 02 Jul 2013

    Quick, colourful, customisable: New HomesGoFast speeds up property search

    Quick, colourful, customisable. The new HomesGoFast speeds up online property searches for buyers and sellers.

    The cutting-edge new interface, launched today, puts photos at the centre of property marketing. Gone are thumbnails and text: in their place are viewing panes that combine vital details and... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 26 Jun 2013

    BuyProperty4Less helps investors do just that

    BuyProperty4Less is a new investment portal that helps buyers to do just that. The newly launched specialist site, part of the Lead Galaxy network of real estate portals, is tailored to meet growing demand for investments in bricks and mortar at a time of economic uncertainty.


    As budgets are tightene
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 19 Jun 2013

    Sell My Property Tips: Choosing the right buyer



    If you are looking to sell your house fast, SellMyProperty.org has already covered the basics. From putting up the best possible listing photos to presenting your house in the prettiest light, attracting buyers to your house has never been more straightforward.

    But how do you know the buyers you are

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 28 May 2013

    The Present State of the Overseas Property Market

    In the mid noughties, the emergent overseas property market was the place to be. Rather than purchasing properties in easily accessible and well-known locations, investors were increasingly turning away from the beaten track in favour of exotic locations and growing economies. However the global pro... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 17 May 2013

    How To Kit Out Your New House

    Moving into a new house can present numerous obstacles particularly when it comes to furnishing, while you might have an idea of how you want to kit out your new home you might not know where is best to purchase these items. Furthermore while your living room and kitchen are important rooms your bed... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 16 May 2013

    Spice up your print ads with a touch of Augmented Reality (no glasses required)

    10 years ago the way to sell your property, be it a house in Milton Keynes or a villa in Spain, was by placing an advert in the newspaper.

    Ad sales teams would rub their hands with glee as property companies spent millions on huge colour display ads running every day of the week in the national press... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 13 May 2013

    Sell My Property Tips: Getting the most from your garden

    If you’re selling your property in the Spring or Summer seasons, one thing that buyers will be looking for in the sun is a garden.

    Your own private patch of grass out the back may not seem like a priority, especially with work and other commitments taking up your time, but a garden can be a big facto... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 May 2013

    How to lower your house insurance premiums

    Britain's wettest summer on record has seen an estimated month's worth of rainfall hit the UK in just 3 days causing flash flooding and damage to hundreds of homes across the country.

    Torrential downpours brought towns and even cities to a standstill; roads were deemed unsafe to use, vehicles had to ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 29 Apr 2013

    Build Your Dream Home in France

    France is famous for how reasonably priced its property and land prices are. Many people choose to move to France each year, because they can get a much better deal there than they can in their home country.

    Some people even choose to go one better, and take advantage of France’s low land prices to i... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 28 Feb 2013

    Home renovations you can start today

    Today's economy, is without a doubt, a struggle for most households, and many will look at ways to hide signs of aging in their home, or to spruce the place up, to give you that positive feel at home. Fear not reader, for this does not have to be an expensive set up, and can lead to further positive... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Feb 2013

    5 USA property hotspots that aren't Florida

    Florida. Florida. Florida. That's all you hear about when it comes to US property. But with 50 states to choose between, the United States of America has more real estate markets to choose from than just the East Coast. From Manhattan's booming apartments to Detroit's demand for rental accommodatio... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 29 Jan 2013

    Sell My Property Tips: 7 home improvements to help sell your house

    When it comes to selling your property fast, a few home improvements can make all the difference. A nip here, a tuck there, and your house can look as good as new – a vital step towards getting the price that you want, especially in an uncertain economic climate when price cuts are often a necessity... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 16 Jan 2013

    Guide to buying luxury property in Barbados

    Luxury property specialists Finest Global offer tips
    and advice on the world's high-end real estate hotspots.

    Ask anyone around the world to name paradise and they would
    most likely say Barbados. Famous for its ideal climate, flawless beaches and
    unspoilt natural landscapes, the island country is as per


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Jan 2013

    Sell My Property Tips: Closing the deal

    In the last piece in their guide to selling your home privately, SellMyProperty.org tackles the final and most complicated step of the process: closing the deal.

    You've managed to handle a lead, conduct a viewing, and converted that original enquiry into a sale. But what do you do now? How does a sal... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Dec 2012

    Sell My Property Tips: How to prepare your house for viewing

    More advice on selling property online from Sell My Property, the leading international For Sale By Owner advertising service.

    You've signed up with Sell My Property, you've created a good listing, you've dealt with your leads effectively and now a potential buyer is on their way to see your property... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 16 Dec 2012

    How to handle a real estate sales lead

    So, you're advertising your property with Lead Galaxy and have an active property listing. Your property photos are good, you have written an effective listing description and you are taking advantage of our video service. The enquiries will be rolling in any minute.

    But what do you with them once th... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 14 Dec 2012

    How Can Traders Use Economic Data from the HPI to Gauge Market Sentiment?

    When people discuss the concept of profitability in financial trading, it is all too easy to forget that there are a number of individual niches and accessible instruments. From trading physical stock and commodities to profiting from derivative products, it is possible to create an investment strat... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Dec 2012

    Top 10 currency exchange tips

    Knowing the difference between a good and bad deal when exchanging currency can be a tricky task. Whether you are sending £500,000 to Spain to pay for a dream second home, or merely need £500 worth of travel money, knowing what to look out for and how to approach currency exchange can save consumers... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 07 Dec 2012

    Guide to buying luxury property in Quinta do Lago

    Luxury real estate experts Unique Living offer tips and advice on the world's top high-end real estate hotspots.

    Quinta do Lago is widely regarded as Europe's premier golf destination - and with good reason. With three world-class courses and a new golf academy, as well as high-end residential real e... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Dec 2012

    Seven simple steps to an effective property listing

    Powering the property search on range of sites, including TheMoveChannel.com, Lead Galaxy’s real estate leads span the globe as well as the overseas real estate market.

    But how exactly do you advertise your property across the largest network of international property portals?

    Here are seven simple st

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 27 Nov 2012

    How to generate leads with just a property description

    Powering the property search on the largest network of overseas property portals, including TheMoveChannel.com, Lead Galaxy’s lead generation service makes it easy to advertise real estate in all countries.

    But properties are only as good as their listing. Want to maximise the number of leads your de... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Nov 2012

    5 Tips for Selling Property Online

    First impressions are one of the most important facets of any real estate transaction, making or breaking a potential home sale. If you are thinking about putting your property back on the market, you'll want to put forth a little bit of preliminary effort into making it looks its best before you pl

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 11 Nov 2012

    Tips for buying luxury property in Vence



    Luxury property experts Unique Living offer tips and advice on the world's top high-end real estate hotspots.

    When it comes to high-end real estate in France, the French Riviera is the place to go. And for those sifting through the Riviera's finest towns, Vence is hard to beat. What makes the commun

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 09 Nov 2012

    Sell My Property: How to write a listing description

    With property portals and online lead generation making it even easier sell real estate without the help of an estate agent, how to sell property online is a question that's becoming more important for homeowners around the world.

    But don't panic: Sell My Property is here with all the advice and tips... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 06 Nov 2012

    Tips To Help Sell Your House Fast

    Read These Tips For A Fast House Sale


    To really improve a property will take more time and money than what most people would consider investing in, yet with the price of properties remaining low, it’s never been more important to take the advice of some quick home improving tips to help sell your hou
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Oct 2012

    How to sell your property for the right price

    One of the most important decisions you can make when trying to sell property is the price. If the price isn't right or the tag is too high, buyers will skip your property listing and move on to the next one - it's no coincidence that one of the main search filters on all property portals is the pri... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 04 Oct 2012

    Seven easy steps to a good property listing photo

    Looking to sell your home? A bad property photo can make or break a property listing; even a brilliant property can look terrible if the pictures are poor. SellMyProperty.org knows this - that's why we allow you to upload up to 10 large images with our basic listing package.

    But what are the tricks o... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 29 Sep 2012

    15 more Algarve property hotspots

    Following last week's guide to buying property in The Algarve, MoveWorldWide.net continues to pick out the best places to invest in the
    country's real estate market.

    Here are 15 more Portugal property hotspots in bite-size
    bits:

    Meia Praia


    Meia Praia is a region comprising the districts of Castelo Branco



    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 24 Sep 2012

    How to create good quality property sales videos

    Looking to bring your property listings to life? Lead Galaxy’s new service lets you do just that by creating a property video with none of the hassle of cost.

    But how can you make sure your video will drive up your conversion rates?

    Here is how to create a good quality property sales video:

    Sign up to




    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Sep 2012

    How to use video to sell property online

    It’s an age-old problem: you want to sell your home but you don’t have a video to show it off.

    And videos do make a difference to an online property listing, getting additional traffic from YouTube, Google and social media.

    But SellMyProperty has a new service, which gives you all the benefits of a re

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Sep 2012

    Confessions of a Turkish property addict

    Turkish villa for sale

    Warning: Turkey can be addictive.


    Don't believe me? Just look at Ann Williams. She became addicted in 2002 - and she's been gobbling up Turkish property ever since.

    She contacted me last week to confess her secret.

    "It all started 10 years ago," she begins. "We went on a cruise ship and docked at Kusad






    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 22 Jun 2012

    Four ways a timeshare resale can work for you

    There’s no getting round it. Timeshares have a bad reputation. The free gifts offered by salesmen, the promise of peak summer holiday time in a perfect location. The phrase “too good to be true” springs to mind.

    So when a timeshare investor decides to sell on their part of a property, your first inst... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Jun 2012

    Interview: The Clooney of the Canaries



    Any cinemagoer who follows the Oscars will be familiar with The Descendants. In the film, George Clooney plays a man faced with the decision to sell a patch of historic land on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. The plot went back in his family for centuries, but was never developed.

    As well as a moving

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 08 Jun 2012

    La Manga resort launched as Murcia property sales surge


    A new development in La Manga has launched this week, just as demand for property in Murcia surges.

    Las Lomas Village, with prices below 50 per cent of the market's peak value, is a chance for investors to make the most of the high yields that come with having Murcia's most-visited golf resort next d
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 Jun 2012

    Explore Property Markets Abroad With Budget Flights

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    Nowadays, more and more Brits, especially those nearing retirement age, are feeling the need to either relocate or find a cheap property in which to spend at least the coldest six months of the year.

    Check Out The Market


    Obviously, it’s essential to check out areas which seem attractive when viewed on

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 18 May 2012

    Make sure you keep your home safe when you go away



    Recession rarely brings good news, whatever line of work you are in. However, for burglars – who tend to have a rather contrary take on the economy’s peaks and troughs – it can be boom time. A rise in burglaries accompanied the recession of 2008-9, and this year there have already been warnings from... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 26 Apr 2012

    How to pick an area

    When it comes to looking at homes for sale it can be difficult to pick the right one for you and your family. For many people there are a number of important decisions to make when looking at houses, the main one of these being the location of the house. When looking at homes for sale the wide f... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 25 Apr 2012

    How Home Insurance can be covered for many situations

    When Home Insurance is required, a person might be unsure about whether they can take a policy out when they are claiming for any damage which has been caused to their property. They might also want to be aware about whether they can ask for claiming back any repair bills which have been caused to t... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 25 Apr 2012

    What is an Online Estate Agent?

    Online estate agents do as the name suggests, they are estate agents, but unlike traditional estate agents that have high street offices to conduct their business in, online estate agents conduct their business online. Today ninety percent of house hunters find their properties online so it is hardl... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 24 Apr 2012

    Making an international move

    One of the most exciting things that most people can think of is doing is to visit a foreign country. Being able to go and see other people where they live their lives and see the way they interact with you as well as their compatriots is a very unique experience to be highly cherished. However, whe... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 24 Apr 2012

    UK homebuyers looking for 'room to grow'

    Buying a home under current market conditions in the UK is no easy feat. Mortgages are extremely hard to come by as lenders are reluctant to part with money at a time when the economy is at such a low point. In fact, any lender still writing home mortgages is likely to require double or triple the d... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 04 Apr 2012

    Help at hand for first time buyers?

    First time buyers might be able to find extra assistance in securing that first property thanks to a number of innovative new ideas from a number of banks.

    It is not easy to get on the property ladder and when the recession hit the UK things really took a turn for the worse in this area. Lenders clos... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Nov 2011

    Advice for Landlords

    For both those who are making their first move into the property to let market and those who are looking to expand on their portfolio, there are certain tips that can help you make the most of your rented properties.

    Screen your tenants

    It is crucial to always ask for references, credit checks and eve

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 Nov 2011

    Different reasons why people want to move abroad

    Moving abroad is something which appeals to people of all ages due to a wide variety of reasons. While the young seek new challenges and opportunities, the older generation may simply want to make such a move in order to find rest and relaxation.

    Below, we have looked at some of the most common reaso... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 19 Oct 2011

    Give your kitchen a DIY makeover

    Kitchens have long been one of the main focal points of the household, and with modern lifestyles requiring versatility, this has probably never been truer than today. We do more than cook in our kitchens; we relax, entertain and unwind from the day. It's said that if you only renovate one room of y... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 22 Sep 2011

    Houses for sale in Bathgate



    The West Lothian town of Bathgate has existed in some form or other since the 1100’s. It’s therefore no surprise that it is steeped in history, and was the site of an important Royal Castle, given by Robert the Bruce to his daughter as a wedding present. The town’s original name means ‘House in the ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 12 Sep 2011

    The freedom of the fractional jet lifestyle

    For anyone who loves to travel, fractional jet ownership is an option worth considering. It offers mobility, convenience, flexibility and privacy without the high price of full jet ownership. Although the fractional property ownership concept is growing in popularity, it's still an idea that many co... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 01 Jul 2011

    3 Luxury Stunning European Houses for Sale

    UK - Avington Park, Avington, Winchester, Hampshire
    A fabulous and charming Grade II Courtyard House
    GBP £2,650,000


    UK Court House

    This grade 2 listed 6 bed roomed, 4 bath roomed, and 4 reception roomed building was formed from an 18th century horse and coach house in Avington Park, has since been refurbished into th



    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 29 Jun 2009

    Alcohol Shortage = No Booze In Bali

    bali alcohol shortage


    To many travellers, one of the biggest pleasures of a holiday is enjoying a few drinks in the evening, (and afternoon, and morning) so visitors to Bali will be horrified to hear that the country is facing an alcohol shortage, which tourism chiefs fear may dent the tourist high season which is so cru
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 16 Apr 2009

    Turkish Delight At New Didim D-Marina

    new didim d marina turkey


    The Altinkum Didim Yacht Marina in Turkey has been in the pipeline for an absolute age, but the waiting is finally over – the £33.6 million marina will open next month, potentially giving a huge boost to property in the Altinkum area…


    The luxury marina will cover more than 287,000 square metres of la

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 26 Jan 2009

    Egyptian Property Reigns Supreme

    Egypt made it to the top of the Pyramid in our December Top of the Props chart, followed by surprise entry Thailand, proving that visitors to TheMoveChannel.com are willing to look outside the box when it comes to property investing…


    The Move Channel's Top of the Props chart provides a monthly pop ch
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 23 Jan 2009

    Irish Nationals Seek New Life in Australia

    The economic downturn in Ireland is fuelling a massive increase in the number of Irish nationals emigrating to Australia, new figures have confirmed...


    Irish properties have suffered some of the most extreme price drops as a result of the credit crunch, following one of the biggest housing booms in h
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Nov 2008

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  • 19 Oct 2008

    Financing

    Need Financing?


    Use our payment calculator to estimate your monthly payments.

    Note: This is only an estimate, and does not include insurance, taxes or any other additional costs.
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    Category: Blog
  • 16 Oct 2008

    7 Locations Bond Might Buy In

    With the launch of the latest James Bond film due at the end of this month (Quantum of Solace – 31st October), TheMovechannel.com, the leading international property portal looks at some of the places Bond has visited in his films and could consider investing.


    Licensed to Invest

    With his 007 status, J


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 14 Oct 2008

    How To Spot A Place That’s Hot

    how to spot a property hotspot


    Property investors in the current climate have to tread carefully in search of the next emerging hotspot. We look at some simple ways that may make the journey a little less bumpy. TheMoveChannel.com, the leading international property portal, today publishes a list of tips for spotting the next int
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 09 Oct 2008

    Will the Super Rich Keep the Property Market Buoyant?

    super rich property investors


    Despite the credit crunch the wealthy are getting wealthier and continually scanning the globe in search of the next, big investment, we take a look at some of the factors they face and a few of the possible emerging property hotspots they may invest in.

    Style & Fashion

    The assets of High Net Wort


    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 15 Sep 2008

    New Property Investment Opportunities in Rural France

    rural property opportunities france


    Renowned for its fine wines, good gastronomy and liberating revolutions, France is one of the most popular property investment areas in the world, especially when it comes to quaint, remote, rural retreats. This month TheMoveChannel.com announces a number of new rural French property developments, l
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 05 Aug 2008

    Contact

    If you would like to contact the Nubricks team then please do so using the form below:

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    Category: Blog
  • 16 Jul 2008

    New Online Option For Auctioneers

    The Move Channel Auctions


    TheMoveChannel.com has signed an agreement with Thomson Carr Auctions that will make the Tennessee-based auctioneer the first partner for the forthcoming auctions site that TheMoveChannel.com will operate.



    Two heads are better than one

    Faced with challenging market conditions, this Anglo American alli




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    Category: Blog
  • 15 May 2007

    101 Essential Overseas Property Resources

    101 Overseas Property Gif101 Essential Overseas Property Resources has been complied by Nubricks in response to the overwhelming amount of information dedicated to Overseas Property now available. With new books, guides, magazines and websites springing up every day, we decided to make life a little easier, seperate the whe... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 14 Jul 2006

    The home equity debate take it out or leave it in

    Using your Home EquityThe world over there are hundreds of property owners sat on real estate that has risen significantly in value as a result of the past property boom era. Many have re-financed and borrowed against their increased home equity to buy another 'investment' property, refurbish their home or buy high ticke... [Read more]
    Category: Blog
  • 20 Dec 2005

    2005 end my thoughts

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    As the year draws to a close, many real estate companies are reflecting on 2005 and what a year it has been. In the International real estate marketplace there have been a number of new entrants to the market. When Amanda Lamb mentio... [Read more]
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