A Place in the Sun presenters, Jonnie Irwin, Jasmine Harman and Laura Hamilton help property hunters to find the homes they’ve always wanted by looking in the UK and abroad.

Teignmouth v Nerja
2 years ago, after a long-term relationship came to an end and her son flew the nest, Alix Sinclare sold her family home in Devon. She’s now looking for the perfect place to start a new life but can’t decide between Teignmouth in Devon, where she currently lives, and Nerja on Spain’s Costa del Sol. Close friend, Sarah, is on hand to offer moral support but will Alix pick one of Jasmine Harman’s 3 properties in the UK for a her budget of £200,000 or with £145,000 to spend will Jonnie Irwin convince her Spain is the place?

Lancaster v Marseillan
Recently retired Nick and Jane Purser have travelled around Europe pet sitting and are now looking forward to settling down but can’t decide where that should be. Jane’s mum lives in Liverpool so she would prefer to stay close by with a move to Lancaster. Nick wants them to move to Marseillan in southern France where he can ride his motorbike in the sun. Jasmine Harman shows them 3 great properties in Lancaster for up to £180,000 and Jonnie Irwin tempts them with 3 properties for up to £145,000 in France.

Dorset v Costa Tropical
When Ginny Lunn’s partner of 20 years passed away she decided to find a holiday home where she could create new memories. She’s torn between buying a place in Dorset, within easy reach of her London home for a budget of £250,000, and the Costa Tropical in Spain for a budget of £150,000. Jasmine Harman shows her 3 fantastic options in Dorset and Laura Hamilton tries to impress her with 3 properties in Spain – but with the help of sister Sara, which one will she choose?

Devon v Dordogne
Juliette and Jonathan Cottam are selling their London home to retire somewhere else but are torn between two very different locations. Juliette dreams of a life in France, where she spent much of her childhood and with a budget of £250,000, thinks the Dordogne region would be the perfect location. Jonathan wants to stay in the UK with a budget of up to £350,000 and move to Devon where he grew up. Jasmine Harman tempts Juliette and impress with 3 properties in the Devon, whilst Lara Hamilton shows them 3 fantastic French homes.

Cornwall v Carcassonne
Victor and Alison Dennis are planning to wind up their IT business and run a B&B in their retirement. After living in Paris for 5 years when their children were young, Victor wants to return to the sunny southern France. But keen beekeeper Alison would prefer to start a new life in Cornwall, where she spent many happy childhood holidays. Will they follow the advice of Jasmine Harman in the UK with a budget of £650,000 or will Laura Hamilton solve their dilemma with a budget of £500,000 in France?

Lake District v French Alps
Ceri and Mike Green both work for the Lincolnshire Fire Service but are retiring soon and want to move to the mountains. Ceri feels a strong pull towards the Lake District, where the couple spent their honeymoon, but Mike dreams of living in the French Alps, where he’s been on skiing holidays with friends. Jonnie Irwin shows them 3 properties in the UK for their budget of £435,000, whilst Laura Hamilton shows them 3 properties in the Alps for their £415,000 French budget.

Cornwall v Mallorca
Nick and Natalie Hammond are selling their family home in Hertfordshire and want to buy somewhere near the coast with more outdoor space for their four children. Nick’s keen on a move to Mallorca, having holidayed in Spain as a child, but with concerns about uprooting their children Natalie would prefer to move to Cornwall, an area they know well. They have a cash budget of £275,000 if they buy in Mallorca where Laura Hamilton is on hand to help or £375,000 if they buy in Cornwall where Jonnie Irwin tries to beat Laura’s properties.

Stirlingshire v Inland Alicante
Teenage sweethearts Laura and Stuart Queen have lived in the same house in Carlisle for 16 years but now want a change of location and lifestyle. Stuart wants to move to the Central Scotland, close to family and work. Horse-lover Laura thinks they’ll get more property and land in Murcia, Spain. Jonnie Irwin tries to please them both with a budget of £150,000 in Central Scotland and Laura Hamilton tempts them with properties in Spain for a budget of £120,000.

Cotswolds v Dordogne
Chris and Sherrine Kingsley-Smith have spent most of their 14-year marriage travelling the world on a boat but are now ready to drop anchor on dry land. Chris is keen on the rural lifestyle on offer in the Cotswolds where they already have friends, but Sherrine has her heart set on the Dordogne region of France where they’re currently renting. Jonnie Irwin tries to keep them in the UK with a budget of £700,000 whilst Jasmine Harman tempts them with some amazing properties in France for up to £900,000.

Llyn Peninsula v Sesimbra
Syd and Caroline Keenan from Cheshire want to buy a holiday home for their family but can’t decide whether it should be in the Llyn Peninsula, Wales, where Caroline has strong family connections or Sesimbra in Portugal – a place Syd loves for its culture, cuisine and climate. Jonnie Irwin is on hand to show them fantastic properties in Wales whilst Jasmine Harman competes by showing fantastic homes in Portugal for the couple’s budget of £250,000, but will it be a home or away win?

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