Overseas Property Alert

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

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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 I was surfing the web, I found some interesting stories. Hankering for a sweet treat fit for a king? “Burger King has apparently unveiled a new chocolate Whopper comprised of …

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New Consinfra Real Estate Investment Yields 25% In One Year

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1 U.S. dollar equals 2,703 Colombian pesos. Every week my mission is to share helpful property hints, the best locations, and the latest real estate opportunities around the globe. This week I have a brand-new project I couldn’t wait to present to you. I’ve just learned about an investment opportunity with an experienced company offering …

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3 Prime Property Locations On Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula

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Authentic Traditional, Tourist Beach, Or Culture Capital? 3 Of Mexico’s Top Investment Opportunities With growing real estate opportunities and booming tourism, Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula is becoming a true hot spot for overseas investors. Campeche, Yucatán, and Quintana Roo are three popular destinations worth considering. To understand the advantages and disadvantages of investing in these areas, here’s …

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Coffee, Cigars, and Simple Living In Nicaragua’s Mountains

Nicaraguan Mountains. Sunsest over a mountain town as panoramic shows scattered houses and mountain ranges in the distance

Being in Medellín for a few days recently got me thinking about the mountain towns in Nicaragua. Greater Medellín is a city of 4.5 million people, stretching 12 miles up and down the Aburrá Valley. The two most popular mountain cities of Nicaragua in my mind, by contrast, have a population of 270,000 people. Combined. …

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7 Tips To Consider Before Building Your Dream Island Home

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Many people dream of owning a home on a tropical island. Others fantasize about finding an overseas property to build upon. A few truly adventurous folks accept the dual challenge of building an island home as their ultimate retirement experience. Deb and Ben Unger took on this challenge when they chose the southern coast of …

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Investing In The U.K. Student Housing Sector (PBSH)

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Student housing is gigantic, global, and growing. Savills states that 2016 saw US$16.4 billion invested into global student housing. The United Kingdom and the United States traditionally lead the Purpose-Built Student Housing (PBSH) sector. In Europe, 80% of PBSH is focused in the U.K. And, although I predict the U.K. and the States will continue …

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3 Unique Properties For Investing In Mexico’s Riviera Maya

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Mexican vacation rentals have been booming over the past few years with the growing demand for more personal experiences, rather than a typical, all-inclusive resort stay. In fact, vacation rentals in the Mexican Caribbean have increasingly lured Americans and Canadians who’ve realized these properties are a secure way to make a profit. These investors often …

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