How we decided to buy an apartment on the Costa Daurada
There were several reasons for this. Firstly, I learned about the real-estate crisis in 2008–2013, which has hit a price crisis. in this country. It continues now, although, in fairness,…

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My experience buying an apartment on the Aegean coast of Turkey
My story of moving to permanent residence is not much different from others. I came to my Turkish husband in Istanbul from Russia in 2014. At first she lived in…

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Cyprus Features of real estate taxation
The acquisition of real estate in Cyprus is in demand among foreign citizens who are absolutely not afraid of the high cost of housing. Prices, on the contrary, attract potential…

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How to get a residence permit in Cyprus and EU citizenship

The Republic of Cyprus is an island state, which is often considered by residents of Russia as a permanent place to live or to periodically visit. This country has a favorable climate, beautiful nature and a high level of social development. The state is part of the European Union. Legal stay on its territory gives a person the status of a real European.

Benefits of obtaining a residence permit
A residence permit in Cyprus has its own name – Pink Slip. To date, the procedure for obtaining a residence permit in South Cyprus has been simplified as much as possible and does not take much time. Moreover, the amount of investment in real estate is significantly less than when obtaining citizenship of this country. This process provides a person with a number of significant advantages:

the obtained residence permit applies to all family members: spouses and joint minor children;
in the future it will be possible to apply for citizenship (subject to permanent residence in the country for 5 years over the last seven-year period); Continue reading

Buying an apartment in the Czech Republic: a profitable purchase?

The Czech Republic is a colorful and interesting country, famous for its national cuisine, unique architecture and an abundance of attractions. The flow of Russian tourists here does not dry out from year to year. For many of them, the country is so deep in soul that they decide to purchase housing here. A lot of buyers and those who purchase real estate in the Czech Republic, based on an objective analysis, evaluating the prospects and advantages. What attracts prudent future owners?

Real estate market
The real estate market in the Czech Republic is full of offers. In every major city and in the countryside, lots are put up for sale. Demand is for new buildings and secondary housing in Prague, Karlovy Vary, educational centers such as Brno and houses in well-maintained villages. Different in price and area options are offered in large numbers, allowing you to satisfy the needs of any customers. Continue reading

Property Maintenance Costs in Turkey

The purchase of a house or apartment always entails expenses for its maintenance. Real estate in Turkey is no exception. Russian citizens who are happy to buy housing in this warm country do not always think about how much it will cost them a new property after purchase.

It should be noted that maintaining Turkish real estate is somewhat cheaper than, for example, Spanish. Real estate tax in Turkey is lower, the cost of utilities is less. However, to completely avoid the costs will not work. Foreign citizens who have bought a home in Turkey pay the same taxes and fees as the locals.

Property tax
This type of fees depends on the type of real estate – whether it is residential or commercial, it is a house or apartment, an economy class or a luxury segment. In general, the tax amount on an apartment, villa, house or apartment ranges from 0.1% to 0.2% of its value. The minimum amount is paid by residents of small cities and towns, and those who live in large urban centers – shell out to the maximum. However, the cadastral value of housing is often much lower than the real one, and therefore the tax is not large. Continue reading

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How to get a residence permit in Cyprus and EU citizenship
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Buying property in Spain as an investment
Investing in foreign real estate is a reliable investment with an average return. They also attract Russians by the opportunity to earn on savings in euros, since in recent years…

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