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Les Calvert
Works at Black Lion Hotel Richmond
Attended English Martyrs School and Sixth Form College
Lives in Richmond, North Yorkshire
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The Bank of Canada’s surprise decision to cut interest rates has triggered a mortgage war amongst Canada’s major banks. Mortgage brokers reported that the Royal Bank of Canada had dropped its five-...
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International property market news update for week ending 15th January 2015. What's happening in the overseas real estate industry this week?
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looks like a great place to go to :-) +Les Calvert 
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Australians began building more new homes in the September quarter of 2014 than in any other quarter since records began.
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A look at the foreign currency markets from around the world with updated information on movements and causes to the current rates.
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Work
Occupation
Writer & Co Director
Skills
Marketing, Sales, SEO, HTML, Copywriting, Visual Studio, Web Administration, Social Media, Email
Employment
  • Black Lion Hotel Richmond
    Owner, 2014 - present
    I have just bought the Black Lion Hotel in Richmond North Yorkshire and am looking forward to runing a hotel/Restaurant/Bar in a beautiful part of NY.
  • HomesAbroad.co.uk
    Director, 2000 - present
    Homesabroad.co.uk is another leading overseas property website that I own and operate as part of the Property-Abroad Group of companies
  • Property-Abroad.com Ltd
    Director, 1999 - present
    I still own and operate the UK's leading independent overseas property portal Property-Abroad.com for more than 14 years with hands on approach to sales, marketing and SEO.
  • Oakley Travel Ltd
    IT Manager, 1998 - 2005
  • Airtours PLC
    Copywriter, 1990 - 1990
Places
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Currently
Richmond, North Yorkshire
Previously
Hartlepool, England - Hartlepool - Athens - Kos - Palma Majorca - Iasi
Story
Tagline
Family man with a vision
Introduction
Owner and Managing Director of Property-Abroad.com Ltd. A UK based group of overseas property portals featuring information, news and guides on the overseas property market.
Bragging rights
Married with 2 boys, loving wife and a great job.
Education
  • English Martyrs School and Sixth Form College
    1972 - 1978
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Male
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Global Home Ownership Falls - News
www.property-abroad.com

Home ownership is falling across the world, with many countries seeing sharp drops, according to a new report.

New Home Starts in Australia Ride To All Time High - News
www.property-abroad.com

Australians began building more new homes in the September quarter of 2014 than in any other quarter since records began.

Popular French Property Draws International Buyers - News
www.property-abroad.com

Favourable foreign exchange rates are just part of the package that’s drawing UK buyers back to France. The weight of tradition, accessibili

Chinas Heavy Property Market Is Pulling the Whole Economy Down - News
www.property-abroad.com

China’s economy is running at its slowest rate for more than two decades – and the cause is likely to be the country’s slipping property mar

Property Market and Real Estate News Update 15th January 2015
www.property-abroad.com

International property market news update for week ending 15th January 2015. What's happening in the overseas real estate industry this week

This Years Property Hotspots are Valencia and Madrid - News
www.property-abroad.com

As Spain’s property market recovers on the back of a stabilizing economy, Valencia and Madrid emerge as likely candidates for 2015 property

Lower End Housing Set to Boom in the USA - News
www.property-abroad.com

The lower end of the American housing market is set for a boom year, according to data released by property firm Clear Capital. Most housing

Foreign Currency Update - News
www.property-abroad.com

A look at the foreign currency markets from around the world with updated information on movements and causes to the current rates.

Property Sales Jump in Italian Cities - News
www.property-abroad.com

Italy has been one of the countries in Europe worst hit by the housing crash and the Great Recession but the tide is turning

Rents Rise Across Ireland in Third Quarter - News
www.property-abroad.com

Housing rents are now more expensive than this time last year in every county in Ireland.

Canadian Property Sales Set to Jump - News
www.property-abroad.com

Canadian property sales are due to rise almost 4% this year. That’s the news from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).

UK and US Buyers Head Back to the Italian Property Market - News
www.property-abroad.com

UK and US buyers are increasingly looking to Italy to buy property according to Robert Fawcett, a partner in Knight Frank’s Italian team.

Paris Second Home Tax May Hit Overseas Owners - News
www.property-abroad.com

If you own an apartment in Paris and it isn’t your main residence, you could be about to get hit with a whole new tax.

US Real Estate is Slowing Down Thats A Good Thing - News
www.property-abroad.com

Home value growth has peaked in the United States. The cooling real estate market isn’t a bad sign, or the beginning of a bubble popping

New Home Permits Increase as Spanish Market Heads To Recovery - News
www.property-abroad.com

The number of applications or building permits to construct new homes in Spain rose by 3.3% in the first eight months of 2014, compared to t

Alpine Ski Property On the Lift - News
www.property-abroad.com

Alpine ski property could be set to rise in the near future. In the last year, they’ve been outstripped by the USA, with ski property in the

Excellent location, food was first class and the accommodation was warm, comfortable and spotless. I would reccommend - a thoroughly enjoyable stay with friendly and helpful staff.
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