Twenty years ago, three brothers from Fayoum Governorate came to Hurghada to work in tourism, wishing to have a project of their own and an extension of their favorite hobby, experience and their work in the breeding and training horses. They rented a place in one of the famous resorts which would be the headquarters […]
Thomas Cook has seen bookings to Hurghada shoot up by more than 100 per cent Egypt has become one of the fastest growing holiday hotspots for Mancunians this summer. Thomas Cook has revealed that bookings to the country have shot up by more than 109 per cent – with the Red Sea destination of Hurghada […]
Since the flotation of the Egyptian pound, real estate prices have shot up. On average, real estate developers have increased their prices in Egyptian pounds by 15-20%. Of course, if you calculate the prices of real estate in US dollars, the prices have significantly decreased. We frequently get asked: is now a good time to […]
Property Of The Month : March 2017 This month we have the beautiful beachfront resort of Royal Beach as our featured property. With huge savings to be made on all the remaining properties, from small studios to spacious two bedroom apartments. You can be saving over 45% when buying cash and 35% off all pool […]
Property Of The Month : February 2017 For the month of February Rivermead Global are giving 12% discount on all cash purchases here and 5% discount for buyers looking to pay over a 12 month payment plan. About Sheraton Plaza Due completion at the end of March 2017, Sheraton Plaza is offering a unique opportunity to purchase an […]
If you have ever dreamed of owning your very own holiday home then why not take a closer look at our property of the month, Tiba View. These properties have already been reduced just before Christmas due to the weakened Egyptian Pound, the prices will increase back to normal levels when the currency stabilises, so […]
Property Of The Month : January 2017 Enjoy a huge 25% discount before the end of January 2017 when paying cash. About Tiba View Tiba View is one of the very latest projects to be launched in the Red Sea area. The resort is brought to you by an established award winning developer who has already completed 12 […]
Bloomberg website chose Egypt among 20 tourist destinations worth visiting in 2017, saying that after years of political turmoil, the country was now ready to receive tourists. “Want to get the pyramids all to yourself? Now’s the time to go to Egypt, which has shed its years of social and political unrest but has yet […]
When it comes to buying a studio apartment in Hurghada, Rivermead Global are well placed to make finding the right property simple and straight forward. All our properties are freehold, each providing something different, being built be trusted developers and with no credit checks or mortgages needed, Rivermead Global make buying a studio apartment in […]
Save a massive 25% at Tiba Resort and Tiba View Rivermead Global Ltd are celebrating 10 years in the Hurghada Real Estate Market this December and we are delighted to be able to bring our clients an amazing offer on two of our most popular projects, Tiba Resort and Tiba View. Between now and the […]
1. Diving Discover the underwater in the surroundings of Port Ghalib where marine life has not been spoiled and is strongly being preserved. Recline in the stunning Red Sea waters while you’re at Port Ghalib enjoying exciting wrecks, multicolored reefs and abundant marina life that await you. With some of the leading diving professionals worldwide […]
A Place In The Sun Winter Sun If you are anything like me, you will love nothing more than watching a few back to back episodes of A Place In The Sun Winter Sun edition and dreaming of getting away on holiday or better still owning your own piece of winter sun real estate… That […]
Having recently posted a blog post on The 2016 IKA Kiteboarding World Championships I thought I would follow this up with some of the best videos from the event taken from YouTube for you all to enjoy when you get a few minutes. And remember, you can be enjoying the amazing lifestyle that El Gouna […]
The islands and reefs around Hurghada provide an opportunity to enjoy brisk drifts and easy bimbles in close proximity. Here’s two Red Sea classic dive sites in Hurghada… 1 Small Giftun Drift Looking across the sea from Hurghada, the view is dominated by the Giftun Islands. Small Giftun Island is, naturally, the smaller of the two […]
Universities in the UK and Egypt have signed 10 partnership agreements aimed at building scientific research and increasing opportunities for student and staff exchanges. The memoranda of understanding and letters of intent were signed on 20 January during the visit of an Egyptian higher education delegation to the UK. This follows a September 2014 visit by […]
Buying Property In Altinkum – Ultimate Guide When looking to buy a property in Altinkum Turkey it is very important to do your research. Most people will begin that search online. A quick Google search for property in Altinkum will pull up about 348,000 results. With so many results to look at it can be […]
Off Plan Property In Egypt LAST UPDATED April 16th 2016 : The latest resort to be launched in the Red Sea is Tiba View in Hurghada When buying Off Plan Property in Egypt, or any other country for that matter, it is important to consider the following things. Legality This point can not be stressed […]
6 Reasons to Buy Property in Turkey Finding a perfect place to live or spend time with their families overseas is a common desire by most people. Everyone wants to live in a home that is safe and complemented by an alluring and friendly neighborhood. With so many countries to choose from around the world, […]
Travel and Tourism industry’s contribution to the Global GDP was more than 2 trillion US dollars, adding 2.9% to the global GDP in 2012. The World Travel & Tourism Council forecasts that the total contribution of travel and tourism to the GDP will reach USD 10.5 trillion by 2023 which in simple terms is a […]
Former Army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi is reported to have won the latest Egyptian presidential election with over 90% of the votes, a huge victory and one that shows how united the Egyptian people are in getting behind Sisi and his promise of a positive change for Egypt. This landslide victory, though impressive, came as […]
Property prices in Egypt Just like any where else, property prices in Egypt can vary dramatically depending on the area you are buying a property and the type of property… you are obviously going to be paying more for a beachfront Villa than you are a second line apartment with only a few facilities. News […]
Akbuk – Turkey Akbuk the secret treasure of the Aegean Coast of Turkey is fast becoming one of the most sought after tourism destinations. Akbuk retains the feeling of a small traditional fishing village, legendary for its Crystal Clear Turquoise Sea and renowned for its hospitality and friendliness. Akbuk, located between Bodrum, Altinkum and Didim […]
Monarch, the leading scheduled leisure airline, has announced an expansion of its route network for summer 2014. A number of new destinations will operate for the first time, while some existing destinations will be served from more airports, one of these destinations being Hurghada, which is great news for Egypts tourism. Since the beginning of […]
Cyprus’ tourism industry is looking positive for 2014 and is expected to boost the country’s GDP as a result. At the recent opening of the 38th Cyprus International State Fair, Cyprus’ Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism Giorgos Lakkotrypis declared the country’s outlook to be positive for 2014. He commented: “Prospects for 2014 and […]
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism has announced a yearly budget of $40 million to be used solely to promote tourism in foreign markets. Since the beginning of last year, the ministry has spent $10 million to fund a public relations campaign to promote tourism throughout Egypt. Initiatives such as offering low cost package deals to the […]
And that is coming from our clients!! As a company we have always put our clients first and reading all the positive reviews we have received on the independent customer review website, FreeIndex, makes it all worthwhile. 92% of all reviews for Rivermead Global have rated our company as a 5 star, Excellent company. With […]
As the property market debates between favouring the cheaper one bedroom and studio properties verses the more traditional two bedroom properties, there is another option that can go overlooked. Multi-bedroom properties with anything from three bedrooms to five bedrooms are ideal investments for personal use or with a strong rental future. Turkey has always been […]
Cyprus is not only a beautiful holiday destination but also a solid property investment for those looking for a holiday home or a rental property. As tourism figures and passenger traffic through Cyprus’ airports continues to rise, a Cypriot property can expect to see great rental returns. Owners can also enjoy residency permits combining the […]
Luxury finishes combined with picturesque views can turn a regular property abroad into a dream holiday home. High quality interiors with superb design have started to become the norm with many foreign developments and Egypt’s offerings are no different. Prime locations such as the Red Sea’s Hurghada and Sahl Hasheesh are the latest destinations Rivermead […]
The new Limassol Marina has attracted attention and praise from government officials including Cyprus’ Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism Yiorgos Lakkotrypis. The success of the marina has excited Cyprus’ tourism industry as the area is expected to attract hundreds of visitors from around the globe. Mr Lakkotrypis and his Steering Committee for Marinas […]
Turkey’s real estate market is seeing strong growth with recorded house price figures hitting double digits, including an increase of 12.2 percent announced in May 2013. Turkey has always enjoyed steady house price growth rates since the beginning of the house price index in 2010. Figures have rarely, if at all, dropped below 10 percent […]
MES is a new international school under British management. Using state of the art curriculum, motivating and enlightening the young minds of its students. The MES students will be educated by highly qualified academic teachers, both foreign and Egyptian, through fun and activity. The MES campus will have a safe, enjoyable green playground for the […]
Luxury properties are having their moment in the spotlight as interest in the property market shifts. Here at Rivermead Global we have seen more and more developments offering high-end finishes and luxury design as the demand increases. Cyprus is the latest country to offer beautifully finished villas and apartments in a luxury setting with stunning […]
Cyprus’ Larnaca Airport is the latest addition to the EasyJet list of destinations following the agreement of a nine-year deal with Liverpool John Lennon Airport. The new agreement aims to expand the Liverpool based company and will see new flight paths to Larnaca from the beginning of November, which coincides with the winter sun season. […]
Hurghada is situated along the beautiful Red Sea and has long been a holiday favourite with tourists. The area has become a property success for many international investors who have bought property either as a holiday home or as a buy-to-let. With an increase in flights from various airlines making the journey to Egypt the […]
Cyprus has seen a notable increase in incoming passenger traffic through the country’s two international airports. There has been a 5.5 percent rise compared to the same period in 2011, according to an official statement from Hermes Airports. A recent press release stated “This improvement in traffic is due mainly to the Easter holidays, the […]
Turkey has become an increasingly popular holiday destination attracting holidaymakers from the UK and all over Europe. Nestled between the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean, Turkey has excellent weather and a stunning coastline. It has become a huge hit with tourists and property investors alike. With numerous airlines flying direct, Turkey is not short of […]
Buying property or moving abroad can be a daunting experience for anybody. To truly discover a region we advise you do an inspection trip. For popular destinations such as Egypt’s Hurghada, it can be difficult to gain an understanding from a few pictures on a website or a brochure. Inspection trips can set you up […]
Here at Rivermead Global we are constantly trying to improve the service we provide, leading us to be ranked THE number one overseas property agent in the UK on the independent customer review website, the Free Index. We would like your help in ensuring we can continue to provide this quality of service. We have […]
Sun, sea and sand are the solid requirements for a good holiday and with Hurghada offering all three in beautiful surroundings it’s clear to see why the Red Sea destination has become so popular with holidaymakers. Once a small fishing village, Hurghada is now considered a prime holiday destination as well as a property and […]
INVESTORS STAND TO GAIN AS TURKISH EMBASSY LAUNCHES NEW TOURISM CAMPAIGN IN INDIAN MARKET The Turkish Embassy in New Delhi has launched a new campaign promoting Turkey as a tourist destination to Indian travellers. The pan-India advertising campaign entitled ‘Million Reasons’ incorporates a 30 second television advert reinforced by online, print and outdoor promotions that […]
The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) has announced that the first tourist arrivals from Hong Kong are expected to travel to Cyprus in 2014, according to the Famagusta Gazette. The Chairman of the Board of Directors at the CTO, Alecos Orountiotis, recently met with a number of tour operators from Hong Kong to discuss possible airline […]
Given the range of watersports, beach attractions available and all-year-round temperatures it’s no surprise that the market is bouncing back quickly following the January 25th revolution in 2011. What is of surprise is the shift in appetite for one bedroom apartments. Hurghada is now one of our most sought-after destinations for one bedroomed property. It […]
Residence permits for property buyers in Turkey will be extended from three months to one year, according to an announcement in the Official Gazette. Foreigners who purchase urban and beachfront real estate in Turkey are now able to obtain residence permits of up to one year, which is consistent with a new legislation in the […]
Egypt’s Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou has announced the country is launching various measures to push tourism rates to 2010 levels and drive more investments into the Egyptian market. The conference was in association with the Ministry of Tourism and Egyptian Tourist Authority, and the announced tourism strategy is expected to see international investors benefit from […]
Okay, so the photo above may seem a little random for a blog on how to buy property in Egypt safely, but along with being ridiculously good looking (well, me at least haha), the Rivermead Global team above know all there is to know about how to buy property in Egypt safely and we are […]
Rivermead Global has been chosen by Aristo Developers to be the company’s North West agent due to their good reputation within the UK property industry. Aristo Developers, the largest private landowner in Cyprus, has a big share in the Cyprus holiday home market and was impressed by Rivermead Global’s high standards and customer service skills […]
Egyptian beach tourism will continue to flourish according to Egypt’s new Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou. The statement, made at a recent press conference, has reassured investors and has spread optimism across the country. The beaches in the Red Sea region of Egypt are known for their white sands and beautiful coral reefs that attract a […]
Tiba Resort is the lastest of a line of Tiba Developments to be launched and is set to be the best of them all. We are registering people who are interested in Tiba Resort and want to be sent full details on the day of release. Tiba Resort is due to be released to the market next month and is already looking to be just as popular, if not more popular than previous Tibas.
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Here are just a few reasons why you should choose to work with Rivermead Global in your hunt for the perfect property in Egypt
Summer Breeze Phase 2 These properties are located on the Summer Breeze development situated a mere 450mtrs from the sweeping promenades which run parallel with the tranquil coastline of Akbuk. A traditional fishing village and harbour with bundles of charm and various local amenities including; Supermarkets, Butchers, Bakers and Dentist etc all within walking distance. […]
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Looking at Villas in Egypt? Your dream may be to buy a villa in Egypt but to stop that dream turning into a nightmare you need to know HOW to buy, not just what
Furniture in Egypt – Photo Gallery Rivermead Global, as you probably already know, specialise in providing the best quality furniture in Egypt. So if you are looking at furnishing your Egyptian property then please check out www.rivermeadglobalfurniture.co.uk, you can even like our furniture in Egypt facebook page and keep updated with all our special offers […]
Where are the Tiba Developments? Tiba Towers 1 was the original and first completed Tiba Development, this is located just off Sheraton Road in Old Town Hurghada. However the more recent of the Tiba Developments that are being built, some already complete, are in the Al Ahyaa region of Hurghada. Currently compared to central Hurghada, […]
A Place in the Sun Live – Sept/Oct 2011 Rivermead Global are offering 5% discount on all furniture orders placed at the show and giving away a minimum £100 cash back on property purchases from the show. Our stand gets busy, especially on the Saturday and Sunday, so if you want to book a time […]
A Place in the Sun choose Rivermead Global Rivermead Global were asked by the A Place in the Sun team during their most recent exhibition to be on the Buying advice panel for Turkey and also the emerging markets where we discussed Egypt. Here is a a brief clip of the buying panel where Amanda […]
Rivermead Global Property will once again be exhibiting at A Place in the Sun Live, the UK’s biggest overseas property exhibition which takes place at NEC Birmingham on 30th September to 2nd October 2011 and we have FREE TICKETS to give away…
Come and see us at A Place in the Sun Live! Rivermead Global Property will once again be exhibiting at A Place in the Sun Live, the UK’s biggest overseas property exhibition which takes place at NEC Birmingham on 30th September to 2nd October 2011. A Place in the Sun Live is the official exhibition […]
During a recent business trip to Egypt in April, Rivermead Global met with the developers of the low entry priced Tiba developments, Red Sea Way. Whilst there we sat down with the Red Sea Way Chairman and marketing executive and discussed their projects. Following on from the meeting and upon our return to the UK, […]
Egypt has long drawn the curious and tourist intrigued by its fascinating history, scorching heat and the romanticism of journeys along the Nile. While much of this attraction has historically focused around Giza and Cairo this is not where development or tourism investment has necessarily been most prominent in recent years, yet they remain immensely […]
Turkey is an undisputed holiday favourite. In recent years the growth in holiday home investors has created more accommodation choice and better value for money accommodation than hotels as well as introducing tourists to previously undiscovered parts of the country and its beautiful coastline. Perhaps the most mesmerising and enticing tourist attraction is the capital […]
The team at Rivermead Global are entering the summer Tough Guy Challenge to help raise money for ‘Help for Heroes’. As many of you will know, Neil Hollingsworth, the Rivermead Global senior manager spent 19 years in the RAF, so this charity is close to his heart. We are hoping to raise as much money […]
Three times AIPP Award Winners, Rivermead Global are proud to have been recognised as providing the best customer service within the industry and also the best small agent selling in multiple countries. Read more about our success…
Rivermead Global – A Place In The Sun Exhibtion March 2011 Well its that time again, the eagerly anticipated A Place In The Sun Exhibition is almost up on us. This time, for Rivermead Global, its going to be bigger, bolder and better than ever before! For the upcoming A Place In The Sun Exhibition […]
The 2011 AIPP Awards Rivermead Global are proud to announce they have been shortlisted in three categories for the 2011 AIPP Awards. These categories being Most Outstanding Example of Customer Service Best Small Agent (Multi-Country) Most Transparent Marketing. In 2010 we won the AIPP Award for Most Outstanding Customer Service something which we are so […]
Where are the most popular places to be buying a property in 2011?? Check out the A Place in the Sun Magazines top ten right here.
“Pyramids Beach provides the perfect opportunity to purchase a property in Egypt at the most affordable of prices, these studio apartments are perfect for people looking for a ‘bolt hole’ in Egypt, such as Divers, because of this rental potential is strong too”
The amazing location of Altinkum has the perfect blend of historical sites, glorious beaches and multi million pound attractions – Altinkum is one of the best places to be investing your money right now – Strong rental and capital growth potential – Read all about why.
The A Place In The Sun Exhibition begins tomorrow so today was spent getting everything ready. We have been slightly rushing to get everything done in time as Neil was in Egypt all last week, however we have managed to just about time everything perfectly. Our brand new brochures were picked up on the way […]
The upcoming A Place in the Sun Live Exhibition is going to be bigger and better than ever – We have FREE tickets to give away too… What are you waiting for… read the blog, watch the video and request your tickets NOW!
Akbuk, meaning “White Bay” Akbuk, has all the amenities within the centre and nearby such as shops, petrol station, supermarkets, and a Friday market, selling local fruit, vegetables, fresh herbs and spices, clothes and much, much, more, the market is located right next to the main Akbuk bus station. The busy holiday resort of Altinkum […]
These amazing and oh so popular two bedroom apartment had previously all been sold out. However, we have now been informed a further 16 apartments have been released by the developer… Move quick or miss out.
The ideal development in the ideal location – Mamma Mia is the stand out investment of 2010
“This luxury well built detached villa has to seen to be appreciated. There are a total of 6 bedrooms, 5 of which are en-suite, plus open plan kitchen with appliances, study, tennis court, swimming pool, gym and stunning views”
Rivermead Global Property are committed to improving the industry in which we work and are looking at taking the information you provide and your suggestions as to how the industry can be improved to the government and a national newspaper that will hopefully act as a catalyst to improving the Overseas Property Industry.
“A private beach and golf residence, Paradise Gardens combines stunning residential properties with a 5* hotel to offer owners an entire suite of services and facilities. Residing on Sahl Hasheesh, the only master-planned development in Hurghada”
Lining the pristine golden sandy beaches in an area designated exclusively for hotels, Royal Beach is undoubtedly one of the most intimate resorts that line the turquoise waters of the Red Sea Riviera.
Book your Inspection Trip to Egypt today and enjoy a full area tour, individual viewings tailored to your search and be looked after by the winners of the AIPP Most Outstanding Customer Service Award 2010 whilst you are there.
We have some amazing properties near some great diving locations and as such will be keeping DIVE Magazine and its readers upto date with all the latest property deals in the diving hotspots that we sell, such as…
We are attending the A Place in the Sun Exhibiton at the end of March 2010 and we have some excellent special offers exclusive to the show…
Ever considered purchasing a property in Turkey? Don’t know where to begin? What you need to do? Who to trust? Then look no further… Come and see us at The White Hart, Oldham.
Panoramico is a resort that offers the very highest quality of style and living with a surrounding that simply takes your breath away.
We can offer individually designed and built private villas with pool, choose your own plot and working with our in house architects you can make your dreams come true and design your own villa in Akbuk. The possibilities are endless.
Sunset Pearl (Sahl Hasheesh) is an amazing development where the stars are already buying, including football professionals and England internationals – Invest in Sunset Pearl whilst you still can.
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“Aquavista is the first spa resort in Altinkum, consisting of two large outdoor pools as well as an indoor pool and gymnasium. There are only 32 apartments left out of an original 172!”
Summer Breeze in Akbuk offers amazing value, quality design and finish and is set in the most beautiful of locations. This special offer is not to be missed
The property market in Turkey, which is already firmly in the ascent, is widely believed to be approaching a ‘boom’ period. Find out why we think this is the next property investment hotspot.