So, you’re considering buying a property overseas.
But there’s a lot to consider when you’re new to the real estate game. Where should you look…what should you buy…and what steps should you take to make sure that everything goes smoothly?
We’ve compiled a series of articles below to help you get started. They’re divided into manageable categories. They all have one thing in common: they are easy to follow. No jargon, convoluted explanations or mysterious insider terms.
And they’re designed to give you a solid knowledge base, before you commit to buying your first overseas property.
Safe (and Profitable) Investing,
This is where you figure out what type of buyer you are…
Choosing a Location
And now to pinpoint the perfect location…
It’s not sexy or exciting…but you need to know this stuff. Because buying overseas is not the same as buying back home…
Why Hiring an Attorney Can Save you Money
That title says it all…
We always recommend that you see a property before you agree to buy it. And the easiest and most affordable way to do this—and the most fun—is on a chill weekend. Find out more about chill weekends here.
Pre-construction, or Re-sale?
Weigh up the pros and cons of buying pre-construction or re-sale property.
What You Need to Know about Rental Property
Choosing a Real Estate Agent
Hiring a broker overseas is not the same as hiring one in North America. But then, you’d guessed that already, hadn’t you…
Getting What You Pay For
It’s tougher to figure out fair market value overseas when you’re not familiar with local pricing. But there are ways around this…
Keeping it Safe
And when it comes to paying for your overseas property, how should you do that?