25 September 2008
Conti heads for A Place in the Sun
Strategic partnership between Conti Financial Services and
APlaceInTheSun.com for overseas mortgages
Conti Financial Services, the UK’s leading overseas mortgage specialist, has entered into a
strategic partnership with newly launched APlaceInTheSun.com, the online home of the popular
TV series, best-read magazine and market-leading exhibitions.
The relationship means that the new international property portal will recommend Conti as its
preferred overseas mortgage provider to anyone visiting the site who requires finance for their
overseas property purchase, whether for a holiday home, an investment, or retirement
This latest extension of the A Place in the Sun brand* offers overseas property buyers an
essential and informative property search engine, as well as unbiased advice and news about
the world’s property markets that enables buyers to navigate the purchase process more easily.
And, through Conti, it can also offer prospective buyers access to more than 225 mortgage
products in more than 45 countries.
Existing owners of overseas property can also benefit from this new partnership, through
Conti’s remortgaging service, which covers 15 countries across Europe, Africa and the USA.
Michael Axelrod, Commercial Director at Conti Financial Services Ltd, says:
“Undoubtedly, A Place in the Sun is an immensely successful brand and we’re absolutely
delighted to be part of this new venture. I have no doubt that the new website will become the
authoritative voice for overseas property, and we believe that Conti, as the UK’s leading
overseas mortgage specialist, provides the perfect fit as a partner.”
As a result of this partnership, visitors to APlaceInTheSun.com will be able to obtain details of
the best current overseas mortgage deals and consult detailed guides to many of the main
property markets and the quirks of securing a home loan within them. They can also ac