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Brexit expected to dampen British demand for Spanish property

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 29, 2016

A weak pound and ongoing uncertainty is likely to weaken demand for Spanish property in the wake of the Brexit vote.   Property experts expect demand to slow in popular… Read more…

Wealthy Chinese pile into Portuguese property market

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Chinese property hunters descended on Portugal last week in search of top investment opportunities.     The Southern European nation is growing in popularity among Chinese nationals who hope to… Read more…

Landlords in England are now immigration control

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Landlords with property in England face a fine of up to £3,000 for failing to monitor the immigration status of their tenants or lodgers, as part of “right to rent”… Read more…

How to Obtain European Residency in Return for Property Investment

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 21, 2014

In 2013, Greece enhanced and broadened its “Fast Track” investment law to include benefits to foreign investors in Greek real estate, including providing residency status. Greece is just one of… Read more…

Portugal’s Golden Visa Programme Reaps Rewards for the Economy

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 7, 2014

The amount of Portuguese golden visas issued to foreign investors during 2013 was 50 percent higher than had been predicted, Portugal’s deputy Prime Minister Paulo Portas announced recently. According to… Read more…

Friday Night Dinners Nearly Cost £5.5 Million

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Property mogul James Glyn thought a move to Monaco in 2005 and the purchase of two luxury properties would be enough to prove that he was no longer a resident… Read more…

Turkey: New Property Rules will Benefit Expats and Overseas Homeowners

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Nov. 20: Fethiye Times – A raft of new rules governing property ownership in Turkey have made the country increasingly attractive to foreigners in 2013, laying the foundations for continued… Read more…

Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship for Investment Programme Launches

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, October 18, 2013

Associated Press (14 Oct, 2013) – The struggling country of Antigua & Barbuda has joined other tiny Eastern Caribbean islands in selling citizenship to wealthy international investors to drum up… Read more…

Chinese Investors Flock to Portugal

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 28, 2013

In October 2012, the government of Portugal announced changes to the legal rules of entry for foreign nationals. Non-EU citizens can now obtain a Portuguese residence permit, known as a… Read more…

Spain May Increase Investment-for-Visa Threshold

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 15, 2013

In November 2012, the Rajoy government suggested that an investment of €160,000 by foreign property buyers would provide the investor with a ‘golden visa’ – in other words residency for… Read more…

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