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According to Jones Lang LaSalle in its 2011 Global Capital Flows report, there was US$411 billion of direct commercial investment globally in 2011, a 28% increase over 2010.
Barracks, land, old prisons, offices, mansions, houses and apartments: over the next 3 years, the French government is planning the sale of nearly 2000 properties in and throughout France, for an expected 2.2 billion euros in revenue.
The New York Times featured a telling story last summer of a young couple moving from London to , bringing their real estate dream to life. As property prices in have soared in recent years, bolder buyers are moving away further and further away from
In May of 2011, founder Miranda Bothe contributed a post to the lovely HiP Blog…it tugs on the heart strings of making your real estate dreams in come true. Have a read:
When dealing with multiple currencies, setting up a mortgage safeguard to hedge against currency fluctuations is an important part of any smart investment strategy. Working through mainstream banks to do that can be time consuming and inconvenient.
Guide to French Mortgages Eligibility & criteria All of the mortgages sourced by French Mortgage Broker International Private Finance are in Euros and secured against French residential property. French mortgages are full status and therefore proof of income and outgoings are required to submit an application to a lender. The maximum loan to value available […]
Despite the hard times that have faced France and the European economy in the last year, real estate in the French capital is still providing a safe and sustainable investment. Prices in rose a historic 2.7% in the last quarter of 2011, making reputably some of the most expensive ‘bricks & mortar’ in […]
2011 has undoubtedly been a turbulent year in the financial markets which have had an impact on many people’s decisions as to whether or not they will proceed with their dream purchase in France.