Published on September 12, 2014
2 THE GOOD PROPERTY GUIDE September/October 2014 September/October THE GOOD PROPERTY GUIDE 3 Rita Karia-Hopkins Managing Editor email@example.com Sofia Zografou Senior Advertising Executive firstname.lastname@example.org Helena Murphy Advertising Executive email@example.com. Jo Delaney Media Executive firstname.lastname@example.org Anna Potamitis. PA to Managing Editor email@example.com Grahame Anderson Features Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Phil Cunningham Production Design email@example.com Charles Briggs Website/IT Consultant Charles@thegoodpropertyguide.com The Good Titles Limited 23 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2QP Tel: 44 (0)20 3586 3353 / 20 3586 3354 Web: www.thegoodpropertyguide.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Published by The Good Titles Limited (6 times yearly) (Registered Office 23 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2QP) Printed by CBF 67 Hatherley Road Cheltenham GLOS GL51 6EG Distribution by Citipost Ltd, Unit B Quebec Way, Surrey Quays London SE16 7LF www.citipost.com Special thanks goes to everyone who has contributed to this issue of The Good Property Guide All rights reserved. Except for normal review purposes, no part of this magazine may be reproduced without the written permission of the publishers. Every care is taken in the preparation of this magazine, but the contents are only meant as a guide to readers. The proprietors of this magazine are publishers not agents or sub-agents of those who advertise therein. They cannot be held liable for any loss suffered as a result of information gained from this publication. The publishers of The Good Property Guide recognise that the security of the reader’s financial investment is of the greatest concern when buying a property abroad. Great care is therefore taken in the preparation of this magazine. However, it must be accepted that there is an element of risk in undertaking overseas commercial transactions. We therefore strongly advise readers to obtain reliable professional advice before signing any documents or making payments to somebody hitherto unknown to themselves. Copyright 2014 The Good Titles Ltd. Visit The Good Property Guide online at www.thegoodpropertyguide.com THE GOOD SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2014 £4.25 GUIDE Helen Mirren’s voyage to Culinaire Délice Eden Island’s - Style De Vie Luxueux The world’s best property development Istanbul - An Agent For Growth A property investment mission Hispaniola Heaven Dream Homes of The Dominican Republic Luxury Homes, Lifestyle & Travel THE GOOD PROPERTY GUIDE The First Word The Good Property Guide bids welcome to autumn, hoping the change in season offers continued good health and happiness as the daylight hours slowly shorten. Our magazine presents continued sunshine however, and we think you’ll be pleased with what is a colourful and exciting offering. There’s something for everyone from the most amazing property development on the planet, to the laid back lifestyle of Southern France. The magical feel of Mauritius to the investment opportunities offered on the sun drenched Calabrian coastline. How about a whistle stop tour of the Caribbean and a closer look at the amazing island of Antigua, not forgetting the dream homes you can buy amid the beauty of the Dominican Republic? I’m sure you’ll enjoy discovering the link between our very own James Bond, and the vibrant City of Istanbul. But the pace continues to quicken for a very special reason. The enigmatic Red Arrows have been thrilling us for an amazing 50 seasons now,and I’m sure our birthday peak behind the scenes will have you equally engrossed. Readers will discover more about the benefits of fractional ownership, and how beautiful Albania is emerging from the European shadows. And there’s so much to celebrate back in Europe from sun blessed Spain to perfect Portugal, gorgeous Greece to sparkling Switzerland. As the much loved costume drama Downton Abbey returns to our television screens, we take a closer look at one of the UK’s national treasures, Highclere Castle, through the eyes of Lady Fiona, Countess of Carnarvon. And we move from a Lady to a Dame, with a special feature on Helen Mirren’s new feel good film, and the set you’ll be able to call a holiday home. But for those looking for an autumn break in Blighty, there’s in depth focus on the majesty of Cornwall and Devon and all it has to offer at this special time of year. Along with the latest news, luxury lifestyle and travel, we bring you the most up to date advice on both buying and researching the very best in property investments. So as ever, enjoy your journey around the world and from all of the team, have a great autumn.