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4 More Interesting Overseas Alternatives To Living In Paris

Today, we continue our “capitals of culture” list—places in the world with a strong history… where you’ll be surrounded by a rich culture… and have …

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4 Interesting Overseas Alternatives To Living In Paris

When I covered the Paris property market a couple of months ago, I promised you I’d follow up with some “Paris alternatives”… I’m not claiming …

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2 More Of The Top Real Estate Markets For Investment In 2020

I made two mistakes in last week’s issue. You’ll read about one of my blunders in today’s Letter To The Editor below. The other is …

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8 Things To Look For When Choosing A Property Manager

“How are your tenants?” I asked my uncle, Jerry, over Sunday dinner. “Great,” he replied. “They’ll be leaving soon, and the house will be cleaner …

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The Pros And Cons Of Living In An Area With High Tourism

Two years ago, we moved our four kids to school in Tramore, a coastal town in Ireland’s “sunny southeast” (which I introduced you to last …

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The Ultimate Plan B: Our Experts Talk Doomsday Scenarios

Most of us don’t want to think about a possible End of Days situation. With global climate change, political unrest, and general hostilities on the …

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Haunted Houses, Hornets, And Other Overseas Horror Stories

I love Halloween. From creative costumes to children trick-or-treating, Halloween is a fun time of year. After moving overseas, I learned that it’s celebrated in …

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Fake News or Fact? 24% Rental Returns In Medellín, Colombia

The World Wide Web is full of amazing stories. The challenge is to determine the real stories from the fake or misleading news. Recently, while …

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Corporate Structures For Overseas Real Estate: Part 2

Last week I posed the question of which corporate structure you should create to hold foreign property. I started by suggesting you might not need …

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Corporate Structures For Overseas Real Estate: Part 1

When determining the most beneficial legal structure to use for buying and holding overseas property, you should consider several factors. In fact, the first question …

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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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