Who buys real estate in Germany?
According to Colliers, in 2017 the volume of investments in commercial real estate in Germany amounted to 57.3 billion euros. It not only became a record for the last 10…

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Golden Visa: residence for investment
There are different ways to get a residence permit in another country: go to a local university, get a job there, create a family with a citizen or citizen of…

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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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Construction in Germany: disassemble risks

How to make money on real estate in Europe? The most obvious option is to rent it: for example, to local residents, tourists or students. But analysts are talking about a new pan-European trend – a decrease in the rental business profitability (according to PwC’s estimates, it fell from 6% in 2009 to 4% in 2017).

In an effort to increase profitability, buyers are beginning to look closely at value-added projects – the construction and reconstruction of real estate abroad. The results of an analytical study of the international real estate broker Tranio show that every tenth Russian-speaking real estate investor is interested in construction projects abroad. Continue reading

How to get Spanish citizenship?

Spanish law provides for several official methods of obtaining citizenship (or citizenship, since Spain is a monarchy by form of government). A general requirement that applies to all applicants is mandatory residence in the country. Its term can be from one to 10 years, depending on the chosen basis for acquiring citizenship.

You can become a Spanish citizen either in general or in a simplified manner. 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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Where to live in retirement - top 5 Greek villages
Sometimes it is rather difficult to retire and continue to live for your own pleasure in your own country. Therefore, those who can afford it, think about moving abroad. The…

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"Money poured from the sky": where Chinese investors buy real estate
For the past seven years, China has been demonstrating continuous growth in overseas property investment. In 2017, the volume of investments in commercial and residential properties grew by 18% and…

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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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