International Real Estate

One of Herne Bay’s Iconic Waterfront Properties For Sale

  • 09/06/2013
One of Herne Bay’s Iconic Waterfront Properties For Sale

Herne Bay waterfront property for sale on Auckland which is the North Island of New Zealand. This 5 bedroom, 4 bath home was inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright's early work. According to the listing agent David Rainbow of Bayleys Real Estate the "exceptional quality in workmanship has ensured that the property remains an enduring architectural statement".  From the main rooms of this home views of the upper harbour and Harbour Bridge can be seen, and was designed to take advantage of virtually all day sun, The main residence boasts four bedrooms, various living areas overlooking the garden and pool...

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Hideaway Beach Club Development on Grand Bahama Island

  • 07/26/2013
Hideaway Beach Club Development on Grand Bahama Island

Hideaway Beach Club, a serene development located approximately 30 minute drive from Port Lucaya on East Grand Bahama. Excellent roads will lead you to Hideaway Beach and the Key West Style Village – Hideaway Club. If you are looking for ‘move in ready’ then perhaps this detached, 2,100 sq.ft. villa is for you.  The ‘Plumbago’ offers 3 good size bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and is fully furnished.  Fabulous ocean views from your front porch, kitchen and living areas. Here are some photos of the Plumbago US $849,995 and pictures around the resort. There...

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‘Know BEFORE You Go’ Workshop

  • 04/23/2013
‘Know BEFORE You Go’ Workshop

Saturday, June 22, 2013 9.00 am to 12:00 pm Keller Williams Realty Alexandria-Kingstowne 6408 Grovedale Drive, Suite 101 Alexandria, VA 22310 Thinking about buying a second, vacation, retirement home or international investment property?  Investing in our Know BEFORE You Go! workshop will help you to avoid making, what could be, a very expensive mistake. When buying an International property generally price and location are NOT the first things to consider - knowing YOUR lifestyle and amenity preferences, the needs of YOU and YOUR family are.  We want you to wake up every morning...

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Boutique Plantation Hotel, Bequia, The Grenadines

  • 03/26/2013
Boutique Plantation Hotel, Bequia, The Grenadines

Boutique Plantation Hotel was converted from a plantation estate to a hotel in the early 1970s then refurbished by the Mustique Fire Fly hotel group in 2008. The original west indian plantation buildings are 250 years old. A large swimming pool is at beach level, just five minutes walk from the oceans edge. Atmosphere here is of sublime wild beauty. The Plantation is peaceful and private with lush natural valley and ocean views. An authentic sugar mill chimney is shrouded by palms and frangipani and you can hear the sound of ocean waves beyond the fruit orchards. 6 bedrooms are spread across two  accommodation...

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Cosmo Residences, Huatulco, Mexico

  • 03/21/2013
Cosmo Residences, Huatulco, Mexico

Cosmo Residences - Private gated community offering contemporary luxury condos and villas built on 9-plus ocean front acres with direct and private access to the white sand beaches of Arrocito, one of the most secluded and beautiful coves in Huatulco, Mexico. The Master Plan allows for nearly 75% of the property to be lush botanical gardens that will naturally blend with it’s tropical surroundings. The Cosmo residences and its amenities will no doubt exceed the highest standards of its residents. The residences offer: • Spacious 2, 3 & 4 bedroom floor plans ranging from 1500 sq.ft....

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Mexico is the #1 destination for Americans that retire abroad!

  • 03/12/2013
Mexico is the #1 destination for Americans that retire abroad!

Mexico!  According to NAR, "Mexico is the #1 destination for Americans and baby-boomers that retire abroad, with and estimated 1 million+ Americans residing there". Up to half own real estate. Americans and Canadians choose to live, visit, invest and retire in Mexico because of the pleasant climate, casual lifestyle, lower cost of living and excellent affordable healthcare.  Puerto Vallarta Since before WWII Americans have lived in expat communities in cities and along the West coast.  Cities with large groups of American expats are San Miguel de Allende, Lake Chapala, La Paz, Los Cabos...

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New Zealand Home with Oceanviews plus Magnificent Sunrises

  • 02/13/2013
New Zealand Home with Oceanviews plus Magnificent Sunrises

Marsden Bay Drive Home in One Tree Point, Northland, New Zealand This colonial style 4 bedroom, 2 bath house can be used as a permanent home, vacation rental or retirement property. Just across the road is the beach with a boat ramp for fishing and sailing plus a playground for children to enjoy. And by the canal that takes you to Marsden Cove which is a 230 berth marina with views across the harbour of the peaks of mt manaia. It's a short drive to the grocery, bank, shops and a 10 min drive to Ruakaka Surfpatrol Beach. And if you enjoy a game of golf, the Waipu Golf Club is just 15 mins...

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Vacation, Live or Retire on Turks and Caicos Islands

  • 05/15/2011
Vacation, Live or Retire on Turks and Caicos Islands

The Turks and Caicos islands are located 575 miles south east of Miami.  Comprised of eight islands and around 40 cays. Each of the islands has its own unique characteristics and plenty of vacation resorts and property opportunities. The island of Providenciales (Provo as it is referred to) is a wonderful destination with its stunning white sand beaches, turquoise water and fabulous climate...perfect anytime of year! Why should you consider the Turks and Caicos Islands? Safe - One of the Lowest Crime Rates in the Caribbean Investor friendly - there are no restrictions on who can buy real...

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Coconut French Toast

  • 02/06/2011
Coconut French Toast

I love making French toast for a weekend brunch and this version has coconut, cinnamon and vanilla in the mixture. I discovered this recipe a few years ago in Coastal Living, March 2007 issue. I fix bacon or sausage patties to accompany the French toast and receive rave reviews from Scott every time I make it. Enjoy!   1 loaf unsliced bread 2 large eggs 1 cup whole milk 1 cup coconut milk 1/2 cup coconut cream 2 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 tablespoon butter, divided Powdered sugar, sliced bananas, toasted coconut flakes, and maple...

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Turkey – Alanya-Konakli Offered at US$171,818.90

  • 12/11/2010
Turkey – Alanya-Konakli Offered at US$171,818.90

Another stunning development from this Top Developer, built in the famous resort of Konakli situated just 10 minutes away from Alanya town centre and Cleopatra beach.  Each unit faces directly to the Mediterranean coast with unrestricted views of the sea and coastline.  There will be 30 luxurious apartments inlcuding ground floor garden units and 10 stylish penthouse apartments built over 2 floors all with large balconies to sit back, relax and enjoy the spectacular views. For additional information contact Dixie Wiley at specialist@realplanz.com

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