Four largest banks in Greece successfully passed the ECB stress test
On May 5, the European Central Bank (ECB) published the results of the stress test of the four largest banks in Greece: with an unfavorable scenario, in the next three…

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Carte Blanche for Investors: Golden Visas in Southern Europe
In 2008, a financial crisis began in Europe. The problems in the economy affected the state of local real estate markets: the volume of investments decreased, real estate prices fell…

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The procedure for the purchase and registration of real estate in Greece
To buy property in Greece, it is enough to come to Greece once. The purchase process includes 7 simple steps.                     …

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Visas, residence and citizenship in Greece

To get a Greek residence permit, it is enough to come to Greece three times. For this suit any type of visa. The whole procedure will take from three to six months, depending on the speed of execution of documents for real estate and how quickly the applicant acts. As a result, a residence permit in Greece will require the implementation of 9 simple steps:

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30% of new apartments in Barcelona will be allocated for social housing

The Commission on Environment, Urban Planning and Mobility in Barcelona (Comissió d’Ecologia, Urbanisme i Mobilitat) approved an amendment to the master plan of the city: according to the new rule, developers will have to allocate 30% of apartments in new or reconstructed buildings of more than 600 m² for social housing . In order for the amendment to enter into force, it must be approved at the municipal meeting (Plenari municipal) and obtained the consent of the Subcomissió d’Urbanisme of Barcelona Urban Planning. Continue reading

Mezzanine loan and equity partnership: pros and cons
Investors can invest in value-added projects (construction or renovation of real estate) in two ways: - Providing a mezzanine loan (mezzanine financing): the investor gives the developer a loan in…

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Greece News Digest: Light at the End of the Tunnel
Tranio experts are confident that now is the best time to buy Greek real estate, as prices have reached bottom and are ready to grow (according to the Bank of…

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The rich also cry: what problems when buying a profitable property abroad, Russian-speaking investors face?
Buying property abroad is not easy for those who purchase it for the first time, and for already experienced investors. What difficulties do Russian-speaking buyers most often face? At the…

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“Golden Visa”: who and where gets a residence permit for investment
The general principle of operation of any “golden visa” program is simple: a foreigner invests a certain amount in the country's economy in exchange for resident or citizen status. Today,…

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