John D Wood & Co. International

Whether you intend to move or retire abroad, are seeking a holiday home, we can help you find your dream home overseas. Whatever your reason for buying a property abroad, we have a diverse range of available. With a particular focus on Europe, the Caribbean and America, our portfolio of properties ranges from urban pieds-à-terre to Caribbean beach houses, from beachside apartments in Florida to Tuscan farmhouses, and from properties on golf estates to ski chalets in the Alps.

Apulia, Portugal


Europe has long been the top choice for those looking to relocate or buy a second home. A beachside Spanish villa with a private swimming pool often epitomises a dream holiday home and we can help you purchase one on the Costa Brava, Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol or in the Balearic Islands or Canary Islands. Spain offers a more relaxed way of life with its endless beaches, beautiful mountains and its mild year-round climate. The popularity of French property is long-standing among Britons, and the vast variety of properties available from rural farmhouses in the Dordogne, chateaux in the Loire, villas on the Cote d’Azur to Alpine ski chalets in Courchevel means there is something for every budget.

Portugal’s exceptional year-round climate is a big attraction to those seeking to live in a warmer country and has drawn increasing numbers of people looking for a change of lifestyle, especially those who enjoy the world-class golf resorts found in the Algarve and Silver Coast. On top of these popular areas, our International Department also has properties for sale across other key European locations, including Monaco, Italy, Switzerland and Cyprus.

New York, United States of America

United States of America

Many Britons look slightly further afield for their overseas property purchase, and given its vast size, the USA is another hugely desirable investment location. From the laid-back and stress-free California and its beach towns along the striking Pacific coastline to the buzz of New York, the city that never sleeps, the huge variety of American property for sale meets every demand.

The extraordinarily varied landscapes and wonderful climate, combined with a familiar culture, daily flights to the USA and good value for money, makes American property popular with both buyers looking to relocate and those wanting a holiday home overseas. Whether you’re looking for a stylish penthouse apartment with far-reaching views, a secluded rural estate, a beach house or a ‘lock up and leave’ condominium, the USA has it all on offer.

Hanover, Jamaica


Those looking for a more exotic overseas purchase need look no further than the Caribbean, famed for its palm tree fringed white sand beaches. With properties for sale across the Caribbean’s key destinations, we can help you find your dream holiday home. The Bahamas, made up of over 700 islands, and the island of Barbados, are home to a variety luxury resorts and developments, as well as beachside villas. Both destinations are renowned for their sun-kissed white sand beaches and glistening sea, as well as for their snorkelling, fishing, tennis and golf facilities. We have Caribbean properties for sale in some of the Bahamas most popular towns including Nassau, West End, Coopers Town, Freeport and Freetown and throughout Barbados’ four regions, Central Eastern Barbados, Western Barbados, Southern Barbados and Bridgetown as well as across the other Caribbean islands.

Whether you’re looking for an international destination with unforgettable scenery, endless white sandy beaches, mouth-watering cuisine or simply a more relaxed way of life, we have properties for sale in the world’s most popular destinations and in all price ranges, making our website the ideal place to begin your overseas property search.