Investing Fundamentals

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Rooftops of Paris with view of the Sacre Coeur Basilica in Montmartre and the Trinity Church

How To Recognize A Good Real Estate Buy In Paris

In an episode of This American Life recorded back in 2000, writer David Sedaris takes host Ira Glass on a tour of Paris—his adopted home. …

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What Fees And Transaction Costs Go Into Buying Real Estate?

Before you roll your eyes and yawn, I fully understand that an article about transaction costs is not enticing. However, if you want to buy …

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Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Italy

5 Important Tips For Investors Buying Overseas Real Estate

If you’re just starting to explore overseas investments, you are probably intrigued by the possibilities. You may be drawn to affordable oceanfront properties, rural mountain …

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What Expenses Can I Claim Against Rental Income?

How To Minimize Income Tax On Your Rental Properties If you’re looking for a way to fund your new life overseas—or boost your existing pension …

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Land plot

Five Things To Look Out For When Buying Land

Top Tips To Help You In The Land-Buying Process Buying land abroad can be a rewarding endeavor. Whether it’s for a change in lifestyle or …

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A castle in Carcassonne, France

Where You Should Live Overseas To Avoid Climate Change

It’s in the news daily… it’s a common topic of conversation… scientists across the globe are studying it… every year we witness more and more …

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Thatched cottage for sale

You Must Read This Before You Sell Your Rental Property

Time To Cash Out Of Your Overseas Property? We spend a lot of virtual ink here talking about how to break into international property… and …

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View of the most beautiful lake in Italy, Lago di Como

5 Best Options For Financing Property Overseas

5 Ways To Fund Your Overseas Property Buy How can you fund the purchase of your second home or investment property in a foreign country? …

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View on Lagos in Portugal

Some Helpful Tips Before You Buy Real Estate In Portugal

While I feel  lucky to wake up in my new Portuguese home, it took more than good luck to get me here. It was the …

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Tropical white beach house surrounded by palm trees on the island Koh Kood, Thailand.

Avoid Unpleasant Surprises With Inheritance Laws Abroad

What Happens To Your Overseas Property If You Die Before Selling? Before you buy property in any country overseas, you need to understand the local …

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Idyllic Oberried village by the alpine lake Brienz in Bern, Switzerland on a sunny day.

Top 3 Strategies For Making Money With Real Estate Overseas

3 Ways To Earn Money From Your Overseas Property Owning a piece of real estate in a foreign country doesn’t just give you the opportunity …

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The city of Fortaleza, State of Ceara, Brazil.

The Real Estate Investment Lessons I Learned The Hard Way

How To Avoid Losing Money When Buying Real Estate Overseas From vacation rentals to productive land, we talk a lot here about ways to make …

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