Buying property abroad-is Escrow all it is cracked up to be?

The theory is that buying with Escrow provides a guarantee, or additional level of protection, for buyers of property abroad. So we’ll take a look at this, but first let’s make sure what we are talking about is clear. Continue reading Buying property abroad-is Escrow all it is cracked up to be?

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Overseas Property Agent stupid? Or the economy?

I have conversations with new clients who want to sell their properties and they sometimes bemoan their incumbent agent. But when I delve further and ask Continue reading Overseas Property Agent stupid? Or the economy?

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Central European Property – University city-why are property buyers so passionate about it?

Which city do you know that is:

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Cyprus Property-Where’s the good news?

At a recent property show, even the panellists were a tad gloomy about Cyprus, in spite of themselves. What with the the naval base explosion, on the Southern coast, which knocked out local power supplies, (as well as causing deaths) and the global economic downturn. Cypriot Banks’ exposure to Continue reading Cyprus Property-Where’s the good news?

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Turkey Property – Fancy a bit on the Side?

 

Now there’s an offer not to be sniffed at!

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Buying property abroad-what are the 5 common failings people make? What can be done?

Many of the challenges faced when buying property overseas are surmountable, but some people lose perspective and common-sense, when faced with Continue reading Buying property abroad-what are the 5 common failings people make? What can be done?

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Polish property investors, rejoice!

An annual survey by the UN Conference for Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has just revealed that Poland now ranks as the 6th most attractive country for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world.

Up from 12th last year and puts Poland ahead of all other European Union countries. Continue reading Polish property investors, rejoice!

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Spanish property rental laws – have you noticed the difference?

Had you noticed that overseas property-letting laws are different in Spain?

It is all very well buying that buy-to-let property abroad, because it is going to generate better returns than a similar UK buy-to-let, but what about the practicalities of renting out? Continue reading Spanish property rental laws – have you noticed the difference?

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Overseas Property Agent-which is right for me? How can I tell? 5 Top Tips

Some people are not sure what an agent does, or is, let alone which type is best for them. So let us establish this first.

A property agent brings together Continue reading Overseas Property Agent-which is right for me? How can I tell? 5 Top Tips

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European property hotspot? What’s worthy of investment?

The only country in the European Union not to go into recession, when all the other countries did, was Continue reading European property hotspot? What’s worthy of investment?

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