Brits retiring abroad are increasingly looking to try a new way of life and Spain is still a popular choice with people wishing to retire in the sun, it has been claimed.
According to Research by NatWest International Personal Banking , moving abroad is still a popular choice with retirees, with western European nations such as Spain and France and long-haul destinations such as Australia and US remaining firm favorites.
Meanwhile, property expert George Glen, the country's high-quality healthcare facilities and warm climate are key factors in its appeal to more mature buyers. Spain also offers British retirees the opportunity to live in predominantly English-speaking communities such as those around the Costa Blanca.
Mr. Glen commented: "Older people want to go to countries where they are not going to feel isolated."
In related news, Shelter Offshore explained Spain is still one of the main hotspots for senior expatriates. This was said to be largely because it offers numerous lifestyle attractions that are highly conducive to a relaxing and pleasant retirement.