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A Step By Step Guide to Buying Japan Property

Investing in Japan property is something that has grown in popularity in recent years. With its steadily increasing house prices, soaring tourism trade, and the ease at which foreigners can invest here, its an obvious choice for those looking for property abroad. Aided by its rich and unique culture and stunning scenery, land prices across Japan have been on the …

Bella Ma - June 5, 2019

What Home Sellers Should Know About Hong Kong Property Investors

Once a game for only a few, outbound property investment has gained popularity among the mass market in recent years. Property investors are looking at overseas real estate as a way to skirt high domestic home prices and diversify their portfolios. If you are a developer with a new property development or an indie home seller in the existing home …

Bella Ma - April 3, 2019

6/15 News Roundup: US Fed Raised Interest Rates by 0.25%, AVA 61 Rolling Out the Smallest New Flats in Kowloon

US Fed Raised Interest Rates by 0.25% The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, by a quarter percentage point to a target range of 1% to 1.25% as it proceeds with its first tightening cycle in more than a decade. The Fed’s policy-setting committee indicated the economy had been expanding moderately, the …

Tracy Lam - June 15, 2017

Austrian Property Price feat. Vienna’s Distinct Price Growth

Austrian property prices have been rising in the past year. Its residential property price index rose by 7.3% in 2016, indicating the accelerating economic growth of the country. Though the prices stabilized a bit in the second half of 2016 after the strong growth in the first half (an increase of 9.5% in the second and 7.2% in the third …

Kiwiana Wong - June 8, 2017

Real Unique Hotels in the Netherlands

When it comes to “unique hotels”, we usually think of the exclusive interior designs, uncommon services, notable history of the hotel building, special themes, to name but a few. However, what I am talking about here in this post, is that “everything can be converted into a hotel”! To be more accurate, all kinds of public transportation. What does this actually mean? …

Kiwiana Wong - May 12, 2017

Useful Points to Note for Retiring Abroad

Retiring overseas might save you a huge sum of money and allow you to live an expatriate adventure in retirement simultaneously. How poetic it might seem, you can’t just pack your bags and set off to your destinations. Retiring abroad, such an important decision, requires your great effort in planning ahead and getting ready for it. In order to give …

Kiwiana Wong - May 11, 2017

Macron’s Win in the Election brings Good News for French Real Estate Market

It was a striking moment when Emmanuel Macron was elected to be the new French president with 66.1% of vote. The crowd cheered, French flags were waved, the music ascended. But the most remarkable point about Macron’s victory in this election is definitely his ability to bring France back to its prime again. Without a political party behind him, Macron …

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