Berlin is a large European metropolis that can be reached from end to end in half an hour; the public transport system is well developed here and the healthcare sector is uniquely built, there is an opportunity to get a prestigious education for free and then start building your own business without any special obstacles. It is not surprising that with such indicators, the population of the German capital is increasing annually, and the local real estate market is increasing not only its liquidity, but also its investment attractiveness.
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In economic terms, Berlin has been actively gaining momentum in recent years: wages over the past year have increased significantly, and unemployment is at a record low. Continue reading
2018 is coming to an end and the Homes Overseas portal sums up the results of the year together with our experts in the foreign real estate market – readers are offered a selection of all key events of this year and their analysis.
What event on the foreign real estate market do you consider to be the main one for 2018 and why?
Julia Titova, Director of RENTSALE
– It is very difficult to single out one event or one change in the legislation that has had the greatest impact on the foreign real estate market. Perhaps the most striking milestone of this year was the events in the UK, in connection with which the flow of people wishing to have passports of Cyprus and Malta, permanent residence of Spain, Greece and Portugal intensified. The general bright trend is that, on the one hand, they have become tougher to control the income of Russians at home, on the other hand, they have begun to check Russians abroad much more seriously – when opening bank accounts, obtaining residence permits, permanent residence, citizenship. Continue reading
Puglia is a region whose real estate market is not so well known in the international arena, while it is the southern part of Italy, has a rich cultural heritage, magnificent vineyards and the picturesque coast of the Adriatic Sea.
The Puglia region occupies the entire “heel” and surrounding areas on the map of Italy and is a great place to relax in the lap of nature with a variety of resorts, endless sandy beaches. Events and attractions of Puglia attract tourists who want to spend their holidays unforgettably, combining the adoption of sun and sea baths with outdoor activities.
At the same time, among Italian property buyers, interest in Puglia is one of the highest – despite the exceptional landscape characteristics, relatively inexpensive housing can still be purchased here. Continue reading