Today, few people can be surprised not only with holidays in exotic places, but also with the acquisition of real estate – technology does not stand still, so many prefer not only to spend their holidays in warm places, but also just live working remotely without looking at remoteness from their native lands. One such striking example is the emerald island of Mauritius.
Initially, tourists came here from all over the world in pursuit of paradise relaxation. The main treasure of Mauritius is the amazingly beautiful nature. The valleys and mountains covered with dense tropical greenery and sugarcane, magnificent sandy beaches and cozy bays, coconut palms soaring into the sky, waterfalls and colored sands of Chamarel, sparsely populated spaces with wildlife in the south of the island, where a small population of unique pink doves brought in Red book. Continue reading
For ten years in a row Vienna has been ranked first in the world ranking of the most comfortable cities for living, as a result of which the acquisition of housing by foreigners both in the Austrian capital and throughout the country is one of today’s trends. Along with the classic questions about the principles of buying local real estate, many want to know about the taxes in Austria that any homeowner will have to face.
When buying real estate, the buyer primarily pays a tax on transfer of ownership in the amount of 3.5% of the cadastral value and 1.1% for registration in the cadastre. In addition, you will have to pay a lawyer in the amount of 1-3%, as well as the work of a realtor, whose fee is 3% of the purchase price, if the price of the object exceeds 48,448 euros. The broker’s fee rises in percentage terms to 4% if the property has a value of up to 36,336 euros. The agent receives a fixed fee of € 1,453, provided that the cost of housing is between the above intervals. Continue reading
The purchase of foreign real estate very often affects resort facilities located in warm regions, where offers often come in, including not only the house and associated areas, but also the pool.
The first thing that comes to mind when it comes to real estate with a pool is an association with prestige. In any case, the price of a house with a pool will be higher than for a similar object, but without this element. Also, the consumption of water and its heating, if necessary, will add an additional load to the monthly expenses. If the pool is not in the territory of the house or in a special separate building, then you should prepare for the fact that you will have to spend some amount of time to clean it or assign these duties to a specialist. Continue reading