Overseas Property

Learn more about investing in overseas property or buying a second home abroad and how to improve your chances of success in this exciting but often complex area of overseas property investment.

Investing in overseas property can be exciting, it can positively impact your lifestyle and if done correctly, it can also be financially rewarding. However, like any other investment opportunity, the chances of success can be significantly improved with thorough market research, access to local contacts and good market intelligence, and an in-depth appreciation of your preferred investment market.

Investment Property Partners have brought together a series of helpful guides, articles and other resources written specifically for property investors, wealth managers, and finance and investment professionals covering overseas property investment opportunities, finance, taxation, country specific buying and selling processes, off-plan property and much more.

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Buying property in Florida USA

Buying Property in Florida USA – American Property Buyers Guide

If are considering investing in overseas property or simply searching for that dream holiday home abroad then buying property in Florida, USA could be just what you have been looking for. Florida is a state situated in the far south east of the United States, located on a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Straits of Florida and as such it boasts one of the longest coastlines of any US state.

Florida is an incredibly popular location that is the number one US destination for many British tourists, not to mention the tens of millions of Americans, Japanese and other Europeans who visit annually.

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Buying property in Spain

Buying Property in Spain – Spanish Property Buyers Guide

If you are searching for that dream holiday home abroad or simply looking to invest in an overseas property then buying property in Spain could be just what you’ve been looking for. Spain, or to give its formal title the Kingdom of Spain is one of the largest members of the European Union and is located to the South West of Europe on the Iberian Peninsula. The Spanish mainland is bordered by Portugal, France and Andorra, with coastlines on to the Bay of Biscay, the Mediterranean Sea to the south and east, and the Atlantic to the west and northwest. Spanish territories also include the popular holiday destinations of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, and the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean.

When you speak to any British holiday home investor, if you ask them where they would most prefer to own their ideal holiday home they will tell you more often than not that it is Spain – and it is not hard to see why.

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Buying property in South Africa

Buying Property in South Africa – South African Property Buyers Guide

If you are looking to invest in an overseas residential property or simply searching for that dream holiday home abroad then buying property in South Africa could be just what you’ve been looking for. South Africa, or to give its formal title the Republic of South Africa lies at southernmost tip of the African continent, and boasts over 2,700km of incredible coastline on to both the Indian Ocean and South Atlantic. On land it is bordered by several countries including Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique and Swaziland.

South Africa, in comparison to popular European destinations such as Spain and Portugal, is not renowned for luring hordes of would-be foreign property investors to its shores. However, that may soon change.

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Buying property in Turkey

Buying Property in Turkey – Turkish Property Buyers Guide

If you are looking to invest in overseas property or simply searching for that dream second home abroad then buying property in Turkey could be just what you’ve been looking for. Turkey is an exotic and culturally rich place that lures many holidaymakers to its shores each and every year. In fact, according to recent figures, around one million Britons take an annual holiday there. This figure is expected to rise as more and more people start to discover the real Turkey and what it has to offer.

If culture and great weather are what you crave the most from your holiday home abroad or overseas property investment, then look no further than Turkey.

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Buying property in Portugal

Buying Property in Portugal – Portuguese Property Buyers Guide

If you are looking to invest in overseas property or simply searching for that second home abroad then buying property in Portugal could be just the ticket. Portugal offers many of those things that people crave: sun, sea, sand, glorious weather, mountainous backdrops, good food and drink and a relaxed and cultured atmosphere that allows people to unwind.

Investment Property Partners overseas property buyers guide covers a number of important issues that you will need to consider if you are considering buying property in Portugal either as an investment or as a second home abroad.

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Buying property in Greece and the Greek islands

Buying Property in Greece & The Greek Islands – Greek Property Buyers Guide

If you are searching for that dream holiday home abroad or looking to invest in an overseas property then buying property in Greece, or on one of the magnificent Greek islands could be just what you’ve been looking for. Greece is an incredibly diverse country blessed with a long and fascinating history, plus some of the most beautiful holiday destinations in the world. It boasts one of the longest coastlines in Europe and includes thousands of Mediterranean islands, the largest of which include Crete, Lesbos and Rhodes.

Investment Property Partners overseas property buyers guide covers a number of important issues that you will need to consider if you are considering buying property in Greece or on a Greek island either as an investment or as a holiday home abroad.

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Buying property in Cyprus

Buying Property in Cyprus – Cyprus Property Buyers Guide

If you are searching for that dream holiday home abroad or simply looking to invest in an overseas property then buying property in Cyprus could be just what you’ve been looking for. Cyprus, or to give its formal title the Republic of Cyprus is a member of the European Union and is one of the largest islands in the Mediterranean located to the south of Turkey. This island destination has been a personal favourite of the British for many years. Cyprus boasts everything that anyone, no matter what their taste or preference, could possibly want. It has year round sunshine, red hot temperatures, white sandy beaches that are complimented by clear turquoise waters, and a culture and a lifestyle that is steeped in history and heritage…The laid-back atmosphere and exotic Mediterranean aura is also a big lure.

With all this in mind, there is little wonder why many Brits consider the island of Cyprus as the place where they would like to buy a second home, whether it be for retirement purposes or from an investment perspective.

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Buying property in Thailand

Buying Property in Thailand – Thai Property Buyers Guide

If you are searching for that dream holiday home abroad or simply looking to invest in an overseas property then buying property in Thailand could be just what you’ve been looking for. Thailand or to give it its formal title, the Kingdom of Thailand is situated in South East Asia on the Indochinese peninsula. It shares borders with a number of countries including Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar (formerly Burma). It also boasts some of the most spectacular beach destinations found in this region along its two major coastlines, the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast and the Andaman Sea to the southwest.

Mention Thailand and most people’s thoughts turn to back-packing, especially those who have actually experienced the idyllic delights of such an adventure in a land of a thousand temples, dazzling white sandy beaches and wonderfully warm, inviting seas.

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Buying property in Italy

Buying Property in Italy – Italian Property Buyers Guide

If you are looking to invest in overseas property or simply searching for that second home abroad then buying property in Italy could be just what you’ve been looking for. Italy tends to be a favoured holiday destination for many of us Brits and it is not hard to see why. It has beautiful weather, cultured and cosmopolitan cities where fashion and the arts are high on the agenda.

Investment Property Partners overseas property buyers guide covers a number of important issues that you will need to consider if you are considering buying property in Italy either as an investment or as a second home abroad.

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Buying property in Bulgaria

Buying Property in Bulgaria – Bulgarian Property Buyers Guide

If you are considering investing in overseas property or simply searching for a holiday home abroad then buying property in Bulgaria is certainly worthy of further consideration. Bulgaria is situated in the south eastern part of Europe and is a member of the European Union. It is bordered by the Black Sea to the east which offers some great coastal resorts, Greece and Turkey to the south, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, and Romania to the north.

Investment Property Partners overseas property buyers guide covers a number of important issues that you will need to consider if you are considering buying property in Bulgaria either as an investment or as a holiday home abroad.

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