We are the leading portal for ski property worldwide showcasing chalets and apartments for sale from local and national estate agents. Before nidski, buyers had to search on each individual agent's website to know what was for sale. By understanding the highly specialised nature of the ski property market, we are more than just a property portal, offering solutions whether you are an agent,..
There is no bad time to look for a ski property but there is no better time to start your search for a ski property than towards the end of the ski season.
5 Reasons Why Spring Is A Good Time To Look For A Ski Property
The Days Are Longer So There's Time For Skiing and Viewings
Most ski resorts now keep their ski lifts and ski pistes open for business until mid/late April. So unlike the shorter days of January and February, it is still possible to ski all day and schedule in viewings once ..
Looking for a Ski Resort with great Off-Piste Skiing for your Alpine Property Purchase? 25 Secret Off-piste Skiing Locations In Europe
Many factors drive a ski property purchase. For some buyers it’s a place to escape to from the pace of everyday life; for others a place to bring together the family, with activities for all ages to enjoy. And then there are those who simply want to be first in the lift queue when the snow has fallen and the slopes are track-free.
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We pick out the highlights from the latest Alpine Property report from Savills, Ski Property Market Experts, and international Estate Agents
The Future for Ski Resorts and the Ski Property Market
Savills believes the ski property industry faces unpredecented challenges, due to unpredictable snowfall and weather patterns plus the challenges of an ageing target demographic, limited housing stock and lack of space to build ski new properties.With challenge comes opportunity and the chance for ..
Another year, another lesson learned. Listen to the alpine farmers in the French Alps. Last year they said it would be a long, snowy season – and it was! This year, those in the know predicted that the snow would arrive in January - and here in the French Alps it has, with plenty of white stuff falling over the weekend. The 2019 ski season is shaping up to be a good one.Nothing can beat the convenience of a ski-in/ski-out property when there’s snow on the ground – “skis a..
A Partner Promotion with the Ski Club of Great BritainFormed in 1903, the Ski Club of Great Britain has an impressive history and involvement in snowsports culture in the UK. It was originally formed to promote professional alpine ski racing but is now an inclusive Club for all snowsports enthusiasts. The Club offers many benefits, from a wide selection of ski holidays with Freshtracks and Mountain Tracks to a range of exclusive member discounts.Here are just some of the benefits of becoming a S..
Here at nidski, we are always on the lookout for thoughts and views on the best ski resorts for an alpine property purchase. With so many ski resorts to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to start. The big name resorts, such as Courchevel and Val d'Isere in France, Verbier in Switzerland and St Anton in Austria tend to hog the limelight – and it can be hard to compete with these super ski areas. Often though a smaller less well-known ski village can tick all the boxes for ..
Save Money on Your Next Ski Trip
This is a guest post from Take Me to The Points, a "Travel Hacking" Blog"Travel hacking" is the term often used for making the most of credit cards, accounts, memberships and promo codes to travel at a discounted rate (or sometimes even for nothing!). Once you have found your ideal ski property through nidski, you’re probably now considering your options for flights and extras, to and from your home in the mountains. There are a few "travel hacks" ou..
Until recently, vegetarian and vegan food was an anomaly in a ski resort. Cheese and lardons, more typical mountain food, were the name of the game - and there wasn’t much else on offer. Over the past few years, in keeping with current trends, this has changed drastically and now even the Frenchest of French ski resort restaurants offer vegetarian and vegan alternatives. Although strictly vegetarian restaurants haven’t yet made it to the ski slopes just yet, we have listed a few of o..
Without a Brexit deal, it is likely that the UK will be treated as an unlisted country and UK pet passports will no longer be valid for travel into the EU. If this occurs, the UK Government has outlined some new rules for pet travel from the UK to the EU to make sure you have no problems when travelling across the border with your furry friends.
Going to the EU for the First Time
Make sure you contact your vet at least 4 months prior to travelling to any EU country! Prior to travelling, y..
As the date for Brexit draws nearer, the event of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit is gradually becoming more likely and ministers are preparing contingency plans in case this happens. The latest papers outlining the event of a no-deal Brexit discuss the driving situation between the UK and the EU.
Post-Brexit, UK drivers may be required to get an international driving permit if they want to drive in a Europeancountry. The government has said that after March 2019 “your driving licence may ..