Buying a Property in Eastern Europe For Dummies
The most comprehensive guide to property investment in Eastern Europe available. Whether you're buying a second home or looking to invest, the smart money is heading to Eastern Europe. Plan every aspect of your property investment with this expert guide that walks you step-by-step through the property market in 14 countries and helps you weigh up the rewards and the risks of choosing one location over another. Covering the purchasing procedures, legalities, taxes, economy, culture, lifestyle and business opportunities in each country, property expert Colin Barrow provides insider tips to help you make an informed choice and a wise investment. Colin Barrow has an extensive background in European property and works across a diverse range of related industries. He has researched most international property markets and has first hand experience of buying, building developing and selling over two hundred properties in overseas markets.
Introduction. Part I: Getting Prepared. Chapter 1: Taking the Plunge: Choosing to Buy Property. Chapter 2: Deciding to Buy in Eastern and Central Europe. Chapter 3: Researching the Market. Chapter 4: Weighing Up the Risks. Part II: Examining the New Europeans. Chapter 5: Czech Republic. Chapter 6: Hungary. Chapter 7: Poland. Chapter 8: Slovenia. Chapter 9: Cyprus. Chapter 10: Malta and Gozo. Chapter 11: The Baltic States. Part III: Reviewing the Hopefuls. Chapter 12: Bulgaria. Chapter 13: Croatia. Chapter 14: Romania. Chapter 15: Turkey. Chapter 16: Ukraine. Part IV: Getting Comfortable. Chapter 17: Becoming a Tax Exile. Chapter 18: Financing Offshore. Chapter 19: Renting and Renting Out Your Property. Chapter 20: Settling into Your New Country. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 21: Ten Ways to Make a Living in Eastern and Central Europe. Chapter 22: Ten People to Talk to Before You Go. Index.
"gives you all the insider knowledge you need covering everything…to make an informed decision." (The Irish Examiner, September 2006) "A must read for anyone contemplating investing in Eastern Europe. In the "for Dummies" tradition it's a very comprehensive guide which, if you take the time to read it, could save you thousands of pounds and a lot less heartache by preventing things going wrong " (Landlordzone.co.uk, December 2006) "…it covers everything you need to know…" (Homes Overseas, January 2007)
Colin Barrow is an international property investor and bestselling author.
Includes comprehensive profiles of 14 countries An expert guide to planning every aspect of your property investment Whether you're buying a second home or looking to invest, the smart money is heading to Eastern Europe. This straightforward guide walks you step-by-step through the property market in 14 countries and helps you weigh up the risks and rewards of choosing one location over another. Covering the purchasing procedures, legalities, taxes, economy, culture, lifestyle, and business opportunities in each country, property expert Colin Barrow provides insider tips to help you make an informed choice and a wise investment. Discover how to Choose the right location for your requirements Invest inside or outside of the EU Research the market and weigh up the rewards and risks Organise your finances Make money from your investment