How to make money on a short-term lease in Athens: an investor's guide
Greek real estate returns the interest of foreign investors. According to the Bank of Greece, the total value of transactions that foreigners entered into the Greek real estate market in…

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Cities vs. Airbnb: How the authorities are trying to streamline the daily rental market
In 2007, Brian Chesky and Joe Gobbia came up with an online service for daily rent of apartments Airbnb - since then, travelers around the world have used it about…

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What pitfalls are fraught with high yield?
According to the data of the German Institute for Economic Research (Deutsche Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung), in every fourth case, real estate brings a zero return, and every twelfth investment is…

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Save on lawyers later, and not at the beginning: Dew-diligence of commercial real estate in Germany

German real estate is one of the most reliable assets in Europe. Partly because of this, modern Germany is considered to be the seller’s market: good properties are bought up quickly, and in most cases, realtors prefer to work with local customers. Another thing is larger and more risky transactions: for example, for objects with a low yield, but located in a prestigious place, foreign investors are often ready to offer a higher price than the Germans. Such a property should be checked especially carefully by the buyer – the procedure for evaluating the object is called due diligence (from English. “Due diligence”). Continue reading

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…

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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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Property by the sea for recreation and investment: the top 5 European locations in 2019
Summer is ahead, and it means it's time to think about where to spend this amazing season! Our article is for those who, having fallen in love with the country…

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Results of the year: where to invest in real estate in 2018?
The volume of transactions in 2018 increased by 5%, but in 2019 it will return to the level of 2017 The volume of transactions with commercial real estate concluded in…

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