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Property Taxes in Greece are the Highest in the EU

Property Taxes in Greece are the Highest in the EU

November 23, 2013 No Comments

Property owners and purchasers in Greece are obligated to pay the most amount of money towards real estate tax contributions in the entire continent. The latest Single Property Tax is expected to come into play by January 2014, and residents and property buyers are highly sceptical about their chances of survival in such an economy. […]

Buying a Property in Greece – Additional Fees

Buying a Property in Greece – Additional Fees

June 1, 2012 No Comments

What Additional Fees and Taxes will You have to Pay for Property in Greece? When you purchase property in Greece, you will have to bear a few costs in addition to the buying fee. This is essential to ensure that a transaction goes through successfully. If you are an expatriate, you may not be familiar […]

French Government Drops Second Home Tax

French Government Drops Second Home Tax

June 23, 2011 No Comments

The French government has dropped plans to impose a new tax on second home owners, even though they were approved by parliament just over a week ago.  The new law would have hit non-resident French homeowners choosing not to let out their properties on a regular basis, and would have brought in an estimated €176 […]

Spanish Property Sales Jump by 8.8%

Spain’s National Statistics Institute has released data showing that residential property sales surged 8.8% year-on-year in June of 2014....