Monthly Archives: September 2012

Use a currency exchange specialist to transfer to France


When buying or selling property in France, using a currency exchange specialist rather than a bank to transfer funds between there and the UK can save money, according to leading industry professionals. Some French notaries-legal officials who oversee conveyancing transactions … Continue reading

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New visa incentives to boost Portuguese property sales


New legislation to be introduced in Portugal will make it easier for non-EU citizens to obtain residency in the country through property investment. In addition, it is hoped that this will help to increase Portuguese property sale amounts. Golden Passport … Continue reading

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France top choice for Brits investing abroad


Vive le France! According to overseas mortgage specialist Conti, France is ranked the number one choice for Brits purchasing property abroad for the fourth consecutive year. Enquiries So far this year, 45% of mortgage enquiries received for foreign property have … Continue reading

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New property tax in France agreed


Details of the new taxes being proposed for foreign owners of property in France have been revealed, after being fully ratified by the French National Assembly. The potential effects of the new tax on non-national resident property owners has been … Continue reading

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