Cross-border commercial real estate transactions: how is the global market changing?
Although North America remains the largest volume of transactions in the commercial real estate market, only 15% of their number is with foreign investors. At the same time, in Europe,…

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Central Bank recorded the growth of Russian demand for the purchase of foreign real estate
The amount of cross-border transfers from Russia in 2018 amounted to $ 37,062 million, according to data from the Central Bank of Russia. Compared with the previous year, this figure…

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Business in Athens: not a catastrophe, but an opportunity
Greece returns business confidence. In February 2018, the international rating agency Moody's raised the rating of the issuer of Greece from Caa2 to B3. The volume of foreign direct investment…

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OECD tightens banking checks for investment citizenship and residence permit participants

On November 20, the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published a list of countries whose investment citizenship or residency programs it considers risky. The OECD recommends that banks carefully check clients who received a passport or residence permit under these programs, in particular, documents confirming the physical presence of investors in a particular country. This applies not only to new customers, but also to owners of particularly large accounts, which hold amounts from 1 million euros. Continue reading

How to invest in micro-apartments in Germany?
The German micro-market is booming. Students are one of the main groups for which this type of property is designed. The volume of transactions in the student housing sector in…

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Central Bank recorded the growth of Russian demand for the purchase of foreign real estate
The amount of cross-border transfers from Russia in 2018 amounted to $ 37,062 million, according to data from the Central Bank of Russia. Compared with the previous year, this figure…

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Top 5 techno-hubs in the world: a paradise for IT people and real estate investors
American analytical portal Expert Market has published a list of cities that are considered the best for the life and work of specialists in the field of IT. Analysts of…

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Rooftop garden and free iPad: investing in student housing
Universities are not able to provide all students with housing, private investors help to fill this gap The globalization of higher education plays into the hands of investors. Student housing…

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