when it comes to buying property in foreign nations, are many extra steps and precautions that should be taken. the first step that should be made is firmly deciding which country to buy property in. a country that you fancy visiting would make an ideal get away or retirement home yet if one is looking to make money off this property by looking for it to increase in value overtime, you want to pick a country with a blossoming economy that is on an upward trend as well as looking at the properties around the one you are interested in purchasing to see if their values are rising as well. once you have narrowed down your options to one specific country, the next best step is to determine your budget available or desired to put towards this real estate purchase. this way one will be able to intelligently gauge before looking at properties how much will be put aside for the purchase without going over. buying property is not an everyday purchase and one that should be carefully calculated because a lot can go wrong, especially if you are buying from a foreign country. once you know how much money can be put aside for buying this property, a crucial step that should be taken to avoid the many wrong things that could occur would be to consult a few professionals. It would be very wise to know a reliable real estate agent that is familiar with the foreign country you're interested in buying. most likely they are fluent in the local language which will greatly help you mediating this transaction between you and the seller. finding a local real estate agent is not hard if you don't have a friend already in the business in this country. if you are buying land in the country and you have a friend that also bought land in that country, consult this friend and get all the advice and tips from them how he did it and the professionals that they contacted and help them out with their transaction. if you don't have a friend that bought land in this country it's still easy to find a local real estate agent as they want to find you too. most people no someone will have a brother cousin sister in law that has a property they are interested in selling so it is no surprise that people in real estate are not hard to come by. it is wise to not make any sudden decisions and to get to know as many professionals as possible in order to be aware of all the different options available. It is also a good idea to make sure that these professionals have solid reviews about them and a list of clients that have had successful transactions with these professionals themselves. the next professional that you want to find for your foreign real estate investment is an attorney who knows the laws of this country. there is so much foreign jurisdiction jargon and obstacles to be conscientious of that to not consult a foreign lawyer would be a major gamble with your money. for example, a contract that has not been written in Spanish in Panama is not valid. another…
North America with superior long-term growths prospects in markets with high barriers-to-entry for new supply. They focus on three basic principles to implement their strategy: 1) high-quality urban-and destination resort-focused branded hotel real estate 2) Innovative asset management 3) Conservative capital structure.
The past strategy wasn’t successful. The growth in net income doesn’t relatively reflect the increase in assets. The return on asset is only 4% in 2011(($40,407,000-$25,778,000)/$370…
Topic: Real estate crash in China
Class: DEC 25 (3)
Subject: writing explanation essay
Date: March 7th, 2013
Commodity prices are constantly changing all over the world especially in countries which are developing rapidly such as China. One of the main variations has been shown at housing market. Carried out by the national bureau statistic, housing prices have raised 7.8 percent in 70% large an medium-sized cities of China. Urbanization is…
Boosting innovation and growth
Improving the economic opportunities in the country.
Why investing in Italian logistic sector
Real estate logistics market
Why investing in Italian logistic sector
In the last 20 years, the opening of new markets, TLC technologies and transport development
by common customs.
Types of Estates:
Estates – describes an interest in land or more specifically the degree, quantity, nature, and extent of interest that a person has in real property.
Estates can be classified under several general headings:
1. Estate to use: ownership obtained by deed, will or possession. Ownership was often held for a future buyer and was often used to avoid a dower right.
2. Fee Simple: highest estate or absolute right in real property – essentially absolute…
11 Rules of Real Estate Success
by Todd Bates
1. 7% rule. Never spend more than 7% on marketing and advertising for new business out of each commission check to get the next deal.
2. 85% rule. 85% of the buyer prospects are a waste of time, which means not qualified or motivated buyers. This is not true in my experience.
3. The four system rule. It is best to have four marketing systems running at all times: 1. Referral Base 2. 3. 4. It can't count as a marketing system…
LONDON, 4-5 NOVEMBER
European CMBS Market Overview
– Romano Paredes, Executive Director
CMSA-EUROPE CONFERENCE 2008
LONDON, 4-5 NOVEMBER
European Commercial Real Estate Lending
→ Recent Evolution
• In 2004-2007, lending market evolved as the dominance of balance
sheet lenders in real estate lending was being challenged by CMBS
• CMBS lenders were able to arbitrage cost of funding in capital
markets and loan margins
• A tremendous growth in CMBS financings led to…
d. investment value need not be closely related to most probable selling price.
5. Which of the following is a real estate investment decision?
a. Purchase of a $50,000 interest in a partnership which develops office buildings
b. Purchase of a six-flat apartment building
c. A new reservoir built by the U.S. Government
d. All of the above
6. When considering a real estate investment opportunity, which of the following issues need to be addressed?
a. Estimates of total costs and benefits…
China’s Real-Estate Bubble
China is one of the major economical players in today’s international market. China’s economy is the “seconds largest in the world after the United States” (Joseph, 63). This is a striking achievement due to fact that China is a “developing country”. China has achieved a great amount of success through the collaboration of political and economical regimes. The economical growth in China led to “one of the biggest improvements in human welfare anywhere at anytime” (Kristof…
Final Examination – Anderson Princiles
1. Airspace above a parcel of land is:
(a) real property
(b) personal property
(c) an encumbrance
(d) a fixture
2. All of the following are real property except:
(a) fruit trees
(c) stock in a mutual water company
(d) built-in stove
3. In a dispute over fixtures, courts tend to favor:
(a) sellers over buyers
(b) landlords over tenants
(c) lenders over borrowers…