Mortgage in Greece
Although the formal issuance of loans in Greece is not prohibited, in practice, banks do not issue loans to either local or foreign property buyers. The exception is the large…

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Commissions of real estate agents in different countries
Austria In Austria, the commission in most cases is paid by the buyer, its size is 3% (including VAT 20% - 3.6%). The amount of remuneration is regulated by the…

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Games with profitability: how to make money on real estate abroad
When I started working in this direction, I was faced with the fact that by the word “profitability” everyone understands something of their own. For some, profitability is the net…

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Barcelona real estate market: 2 months after the split

The last few years the real estate market in Barcelona has experienced a boom. in 2013, prices reached the bottom and began to grow rapidly: according to the portal Idealista, by the third quarter of 2017 they increased by 46% to 4,335 euro / m², almost reaching the pre-crisis maximum of 4,732 euro / m². According to the Barcelona City Government (Ajuntament de Barcelona), the number of real estate transactions increased from 9 thousand in 2013 to more than 14 thousand in 2016. Continue reading

Toronto: how rent restrictions will help hoteliers

The proliferation of online services that allow you to rent housing quickly and without intermediaries quarreled residents of large cities with the authorities and hoteliers. Now many cities in Europe and North America impose laws restricting Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO, and the like. Continue reading

How blockchain and distributed registries will transform the real estate market

The blockchain technology (English blockchain – “block chain”) has become famous thanks to Bitcoin – the cryptocurrency based on it. In everyday life, the word “blockchain” is also applied to other digital currencies and other projects – from the Everledger diamond registry to the Follow My Vote online voting system, but not all of these projects use the blockchain in a technical sense. Continue reading

Residence permit in Malta, how to get citizenship of Malta, visa
Residence permit (permit) in Malta: for the investment in the purchase of real estate. How to get citizenship of Malta to a Russian or a resident of another country. Malta…

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Toronto: how rent restrictions will help hoteliers
The proliferation of online services that allow you to rent housing quickly and without intermediaries quarreled residents of large cities with the authorities and hoteliers. Now many cities in Europe…

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Why to invest in Barcelona value added projects in 2017–2018
Recovering after the crisis, the Spanish economy is regaining lost positions: if in 2009 the GDP growth rate fell to a record low of −3.57%, then from 2012 the figure…

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