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Getting the best from your retirement

Four Fantastic Reasons To Get the Best From Your Retirement When it comes to retirement living, people respond to it in different ways. You’ll likely hear the well-worn phrases of ‘winding down,’ ‘moving on’ or ‘seeking out pastures new.’ What’s certain is that it’s a time of change; you’re saying goodbye to the 9-to-5 grind…

South America to the South Coast

At the end of her career, in her mid-60s, Raquel Lopez sold her flat in London to move to the British seaside. No stranger to relocating, Raquel, originally from Colombia, was recommended Bournemouth by some friends. Just a few months later, surrounded by noisy neighbours, she realised she hadn’t moved for the retirement lifestyle she’d…

Vista – Poole – kick off your new lifestyle

Platinum Skies has released the first phase of apartments with superior sea views over Poole and far beyond. Aptly called Vista, modern brand new development – just a short hop along the coast from ‘millionaires’ row’, Sandbanks – offers equally stylish and luxurious homes in an elevated setting, but from a more modestly-priced £150,000 (50%…

Welcome to Esprit – For a life less ordinary

Enjoy a new retirement designed to enrich your life – Introducing our highly anticipated development Esprit, in the heart of Poole. 55 affordable, convenient and supportive apartments with everything you need literally on your doorstep. The wonderful on-site facilities and services include: • Bistro offering nutritional, tasty home-cooked food and drink • Private residents’ lounge…

Moving To A New Home Stress Free

The Platinum Exchange service enables you to secure your new home even before you have a buyer for your old property. It makes the process of moving home as stress-free and smooth as possible and it saves you money. Let Platinum Skies take care of everything: ✔ Guaranteed buyer ✔ Receive full market value for…

Shared Ownership – Retirement Made Easy

Did you realise that could access more capital with Shared Ownership than with a typical equity release scheme? And you wouldn’t suffer from high-interest rates and financial penalties that could erode your investment. If you’ve owned your home for a few years, it’s likely you’ve built some equity in it. Perhaps you’d love to downsize…

Heaps of History in Salisbury – New Chapters

Steeped in history, the medieval cathedral city of Salisbury has been drawing residents for over 5000 years. Since the iron age hill fort of Old Sarum, to the modern thriving city of today. The result is a city overflowing in historical importance, with remains of Salisbury’s past still in abundance today. From the weaving cobbled…

Vista Luxury Retirement Apartments – Poole

Nestled amongst the tree tops above Poole, a secret coastal gem awaits. Vista, a brand-new development of 50 luxury apartments blends elegant design together with a prime location. Not to mention the panoramic views that will take your breath away. Long sweeping balconies face south and benefit from sunlight all day. In addition, Floor to…

Last Chance For Bargain Retirement in Christchurch

Christchurch, long a favourite downsizer hotspot for older people, has been crowned the most expensive destination in the South West per square foot*. A sum of £227,000 – equivalent to the average UK property value – buys only 687 sq. ft. of space in the coastal town. Making it pricier than the prestigious historic town…

Chapters: Constable Court first show home now open

The exciting first phase show home in Constable Court is now open, with apartments selling fast. We have had so much interest in our retirement village in the heart of Salisbury. Over 100 people attended our VIP launch at the end of August and 20% of apartments are already reserved off-plan. Make sure not to miss…

Platinum Skies’ Shortlisted For Housing Awards

On Thursday 6th September, the National Housing Federation held the 12th National Housing Awards to celebrate excellence,innovation, creativity and progression in home ownership. As some of the most coveted awards in the sector, we were pleased to be finalists in the hotly contested, ‘Most Innovative Home Ownership Solution’ category. The category recognises organisations that make…

Monterey Garden party celebrates plaque

The sun was shining on our first summer garden party at Monterey. The party centred around the unveiling of a new plaque. Commemorating the historic iron pillars from the original Christchurch hospital buildings; which now stand proudly in the gardens of Monterey. Built in 1881, the pillars were designed to hold up elements of the…