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Guest blogs about the Overseas Property industry

Posted by jamesdearsley on May 13, 2010

Hello all,

I thought I would just share with you two aritcles that I have written recently for two websites – www.propertyadd.com and www.mypropertymentor.com which are both well respected blogging sites in their own right. Quite a privaledge really and the articles are below:

An article about using overseas property as a great secondary income for Real Estate companies – click here

An article about investment markets in overseas property with a particular focus on the lettings market – click here

Best wishes all. James

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Overseas property purchases show signs of recovery

Posted by jamesdearsley on September 10, 2009

In these last few weeks there has been a lot of positive press regarding the word “recovery”. There have been fantastic indicators in the UK including the FTSE 100 reaching 5,000 for the first time since October 2008, the UK domestic Market showing promise with increases of 5.6% on the year and predictions that houses will actually be worth more at the end of the year than at the start. There are other, more economic indicators as well; GDP figures are up on forcasts, the costs for banks borrowing from each other is now cheaper than before the credit crunch and unemployment continuing to peak and given this is a lagging indicator, this is actually good news.

What does this mean for the overseas property sector however, are we seeing such bullish news from this sector; one which has been hit hard by the credit crunch? Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in France, investment, Italian Propety, Italy, Overseas Property, Real Estate Industry, Spain, Spanish Property, Turkish Property | Tagged: , , , | Leave a Comment »

Is there a market in the Middle and Far East?

Posted by jamesdearsley on March 27, 2009

I have been thinking for sometime about the market in the Middle and Far East in terms of offering properties in the US and Europe……..I truly believe there could be a market out there and not just based on the fact that their economies are not as bad as some but also based on the “Numbers Game”. Read the rest of this entry »

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