Buying Property

Flatscanner free property search in Malta

Property in Malta: resident launches ‘no agent’, free online search

Malta expat’s innovative ‘no agent’ property website, Flatscanner, is set to revolutionise our experience of property search and sales online.

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Expat inheritance tax - effect on your property in Malta

The Great Inheritance Tax Myth “Expats Are Exempt in Malta”

Inheritance tax can creep up on your idyll of an expat life in Malta if you don’t prime yourself early. Be forewarned for your forebears’ sake.

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St Julian's, Malta, Spinola Bay

Living in St Julian’s: property buying & rental guide

Need some help on property buying or renting as an expat to Malta? Try our guide to one of Malta’s most popular resorts, St Julian’s, for a head start.

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Old Gozo Farmhouse for sale: one man's quest to sell his property himself, online.

Gozo farmhouse for sale – how’s that for a blatant ad?!

A blatant advert for a Gozo farmhouse? Not entirely. A good read about one man’s challenge of selling his property himself, online. Can he succeed?

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Tigne Point exclusive housing overlooking Malta's capital Valletta

Renting property in Malta: the sky’s the limit!

Renting real estate in Malta but no idea what property prices to expect for villas, flats, houses in countryside or in towns? Read on…

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The only way is up? Malta’s high-rise property

We’ve limited space, we’re urban, we’re going up. But, asks architecture student Sergei Mikhailenko, are we going up for the right reasons? Are we creating a market for the high rise, or do we really need it?

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Solar Energy in the home: your FAQs answered

Give over geezer! FAQs on installing a solar water heater in the home answered by Charles Yousif of the University of Malta’s Institute for Sustainable Energies.

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All Boxed In

Comparing Malta’s property to that of other countries is a hard task, especially if you’re moving here. So we give you a personal take on its value for money.

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Houses of character. You bet!

Thinking of renting a house of character in Malta or Gozo – a typical farmhouse? It’s not all bougainvillea around the door! But get to know their character, and you’ll probably be smitten though.

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Heating a house in Malta

How to heat a Maltese house, even if only for two or three months a year, is a hot conversation topic here. We run through the more regular heating options and find none really do the whole job well.

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