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Survey shows expats in UAE want to stay permanently

Survey shows expats in UAE want to stay permanently
The UAE attracts a huge number of relocating expats eager to boost their salaries as well as their careers, but how many call the desert emirates their home? The emirates’ luxury lifestyle, international expat community and tax-free economy must seem like heaven on earth for expat professionals from the West’s crumbling societies, but...

Mexican lakeside haven is affordable expat retirement hub

Mexican lakeside haven is affordable expat retirement hub
If you’re looking for a retirement hub outside the EU, you could start by investigating these two Mexican lakeside cities already popular with US expats. Chapala and Ajijic are both bordered by Lake Chapala, Mexico’s largest freshwater lake and are just a 45 minute drive to Guadalajara, the country’s second largest conurbation. The...

Best areas in Dubai for property purchase or rental

Best areas in Dubai for property purchase or rental
If you’ve just begun working in Dubai or are about to relocate for work purposes, you’ll need to know the most popular and convenient locations for property. Whether you’re renting or buying, Dubai has a wide choice of options, but ‘location, location, location’ is as true in this amazing desert city as it is everywhere else in...

Malaysia becoming country of choice for Chinese retirees

Malaysia becoming country of choice for Chinese retirees
Always popular with retirees from Western countries, Malaysia is now the destination of choice for hordes of Chinese retirees. The significant increase in the numbers of Chinese expatriates choosing Malaysia as their retirement destination is believed to be as much the result of real estate investment opportunities as it is for the...

Choosing your perfect rental home in Dubai

Choosing your perfect rental home in Dubai
If you’ve landed your dream job in Dubai, the wrong decision as to where to live in the city might just result in motoring nightmares! Choosing your exact location in Dubai is essential for your stress levels, especially if you’re accompanied by your family and/or your pets. Tying together work hours, school hours and commuting times...

Hong Kong still most expensive Asian destination for expat rentals

Hong Kong still most expensive Asian destination for expat rentals
A recent survey has confirmed Hong Kong as the most expensive destination for expat rentals. Asia has been a prime relocation destination for decades, with Hong Kong a favourite with financial professionals looking to improve their career prospects and grab a far higher salary than in their home countries. However, the city’s top dollar...

Understanding the nuts and bolts of French property purchase

Understanding the nuts and bolts of French property purchase
France has been the chosen retirement destination for Britons for several decades to date, and the Brexit threat doesn’t seem to have lessened its eternal appeal. Property sales in France are rising again as Britons are deciding to take a chance and move across the English Channel before Brexit finally kicks in. Property prices, except...

Buying a home overseas need not be a nightmare

Buying a home overseas need not be a nightmare
Whether you’re considering buying a holiday home or planning to start a new and more fulfilling life overseas, the process needs careful consideration from the start. From deciding on your favourite destination and finding your dream house to considering the reality of moving your belongings and your money to a foreign country whilst...

Spanish property sales highest since financial crisis

Spanish property sales highest since financial crisis
Spain’s Development Ministry has reported a surge in property sales since the beginning of October, giving a 16 per cent increase on last year’s figures. Between September 2016 and the end of September this year, just over 510,000 homes were sold, with 121,000 finding buyers during 2017’s third quarter. The figure is only slightly...

Strong Cambodian economy spells good news for foreign property investors

Strong Cambodian economy spells good news for foreign property investors
With the Khmer Rouge and genocide now a distant memory and the country one of Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing economies, it’s time to consider Cambodia’s real estate investment potential. Given its small size and troubled history, Cambodia’s appeal as an investment hub might not be immediate, but a closer look might change your...