Madrid: Top 5 districts for investing in property
Spain’s vibrant capital has a population of over 3 million is fast becoming Europe’s investment capital, drawing interest from Northern Europe, the United States and the Middle East. Here we help you discover its top property hotspots.
Mia Svensson on moving from Sweden to Catalunya’s coastal jewel
Mia Svensson and her husband Frederik moved from Sweden to Sitges at the end of 2012 when their two sons were 10 and 13 and bought a home via Lucas Fox. They work as IT consultants and also run their own company, Original People. They spoke to LFStyle about life as ‘expats’ on Catalunya`s most vibrant coastlines.
Interview with Vegan Chef Lucy Cheyney
London-born Chef Lucy Cheyney shares her experiences of relocating to Barcelona to open her own vegan deli. She shares her passion for the city and healthy food.
Interview with Barcelona resident and yoga instructor Giles Picciotto
London-born Yoga instructor and world traveller Giles Picciotto shares his experiences of relocating to Barcelona (including buying his stunning Old Town apartment through Lucas Fox). From his favourite neighbourhood haunts to yoga, he shares with us his insight and passion for the Ciudad Condal.
Interview with Ibiza resident, interior stylist and mum, Laura Marks
Working mother Laura Marks moved from London to Ibiza’s Talamanca with her family in pursuit of a Mediterranean lifestyle and complete change of scenery. Here she shares her experience of buying a home with Lucas Fox and relocating to the beautiful white isle.
An Interview with American-born Amy Lerner about buying in Barcelona
Amy Lerner recently purchased a stunning historic property in Barcelona through Lucas Fox. Here she shares her experience, renovation plans and compares life in the Ciudad Condal with bustling Manhattan.
Twenty Reasons Why You Should Move to Barcelona
Twenty reasons why you should relocate to Barcelona according to Lucas Fox’s latest collaborator, Lifestyle Managment company Alberta La Grup.
A Guide to International Nurseries and Schools in Marbella
Marbella is home to residents from around the world. Boasting a range of international education options to match, choosing which option is best for your kids can feel like an overwhelming decision! Here is the Lucas Fox round-up of to International schools in the Marbella area.
A Guide to International Nurseries and Schools in Barcelona
Cosmopolitan Barcelona is home to residents from all corners of the globe. Boasting a range of international education options to match, it can feel like an overwhelming choice! From Japanese to German, American and French to traditional British schooling, here is the Lucas Fox Guide to International schools in Barcelona, in partnership with Mum Abroad Spain.
A Guide to International Nurseries and Schools in Madrid
With so many international schools in the nation’s Capital, families are spoiled for choice. We break down the most prestigious International and Multilingual schools in Madrid, from traditional British education to European schools representing a variety of nations.
International School versus Public School in Spain
With an almost overwhelming selection of reputable International and Public schools across Spain, knowing where to begin your search can feel daunting. International families relocating to Spain have often hotly debated whether it is more beneficial to follow the local Spanish or Catalan system, or to enter the more flexible (but at times costly) international school system. Lucas Fox debates the pros and cons of each, to help make that all-important decision a little smoother, and find the perfect option for your family.
Fabian Svensson on relocating to Spain aged just thirteen
16-year-old Fabian Svensson moved from his native Sweden to the lively Spanish town of Sitges with his family when he was just 13. He talks to LFStyle about his experiences, the challenges and rewards of making such a life-changing move, and shares his top tips for other young people in a similar situation.