Investing Fundamentals

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Today’s Top Residential And Agricultural Property Plays

“I’m Exhausted And My Head Is About To Explode!” It was day two of our three-day Global Property Summit last week, and one of the …

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Finding An Apartment In Medellin’s Booming Property Market

I recently shared a cup of coffee with a couple in their mid-40s living here in Medellín, Colombia. As RJ and Susie shared their story, …

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5 Pitfalls To Avoid When Buying Overseas Rental Property

Recently, while surfing the internet, I read that in Ancient Egyptian times the locals only visited The Great Pyramids when they had visitors in town. …

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How I Escaped The 9-To-5 And Found My Dream Life Overseas

As we begin 2018 you may be reminiscing about the past and dreaming about what the New Year will hold… I’m thinking about 2011, the …

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5 Countries Where A Property Buy Can Lead To Residency

Buying a property overseas opens up an exciting new way of life. And it’s always a good way to diversify your geopolitical footprint as well …

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14 Important Items To Confirm Before Buying Property Abroad

Last week, we talked about the need to rebalance our investments in the U.S. markets by diversifying abroad. And the logical follow-on to that discussion …

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Brazil, Santos

Santos: Brazil’s Bustling Island City With Gardens Galore

A Tale of Two Cities, Part 1: Santos Likely you’ve never heard of Santos. Almost certainly you’ve never heard of her sister city across the …

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9 Questions To Ask Before Ruling Out Planned Communities

9 Questions To Ask Before Ruling Out Planned Communities

Plus: IRA Properties—Should They Be In A Trust Or Corporation? Every year, I speak with hundreds of potential expats at events, and I get thousands …

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My Top 3 Global Property Picks From This Year’s Summit

My Top Three Property Picks From The Global Property Summit I just got home from spending last week at the annual Global Property Summit, where …

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property investments overseas can be affected by exchange rates.

How Exchange Rates Affect Overseas Property Investments

Plus: “… I’m Going To Get You People Shut Down” You hear a lot of disclaimers about currency risk in the world of overseas property …

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10 Things To Know Before You Buy In A Planned Community

10 Things To Know Before You Buy In A Planned Community

You’ve been dreaming about living abroad for years, and now you finally can afford to buy the perfect house in a beautiful gated community. You’re …

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The discounts of having the gree-back in our hands are starting to go away.

Dollar Holders See Reduced Buying Power In Foreign Markets

Plus: I Want My Money Back! Checklist For Buying An Investment Property Why Isn’t Cuenca, Ecuador On Your List? I’ve written often about “currency discounts,” …

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