Homebuyer Show dates announced

The Homebuyer Show returns to the ExCeL Centre in London’s Docklands from March 17 to 19 2006.

The housing market continues to make headlines and with SIPPs, HIPs, and overseas destinations on the horizon, the organisers of the show say there has never been a better time to make your move. Now in its 11th year, The Homebuyer Show caters for every rung of the property ladder from first-time buyers to seasoned investors. Last years event was attended by almost 15,000 people over the three days and this year looks set to be even bigger.

Over 250 exhibitors including mortgage brokers, estate agents, house builders and developers, landlord associations, overseas property specialists, property investment companies and financial advisers will be on hand to provide visitors with advice and information on the world of property. The show will also include seminars presented by property experts, providing visitors with the opportunity to gain first-hand advice on a whole range of house buying topics, from how to get the first step on the ladder to buying overseas or avoiding property tax.

As increasing numbers of Brits turn to overseas property for both investment and pleasure, The Homebuyer Show will be bringing foreign shores to the feet of investors and home buyers alike with property from around the globe. Over 100 property and investment companies will be at the show, specialising in not only the traditional markets of Spain, France, USA, Cyprus, but also emerging markets including Bulgaria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Estonia, and long-haul and exotic destinations such as Dubai, China, New Zealand, Caribbean, South America, Australia and Thailand.

The biggest change to property investment in years will be happening in April next year, as changes to pension regulations will allow pension funds to be invested in property come in to force. The Homebuyer Show is an opportunity for potential investors to find out all they need to know about the changes in regulations and the opportunities arising from this. Many specialist financial advisors will be at the show to impart their expert advice and several seminars and workshops will guide investors through all the new pension and property opportunities.

The Homebuyer Show will be held over Friday March 17 10am to 6pm, Saturday March 18 10am to 5pm and Sunday March 19 10am to 4pm at the ExCeL Centre in Londons Docklands, easily reachable by car or public transport. Entry to the Show will be free but with an additional admission charge for seminars and debates.