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Among the many factors impacting demand for real estate, some of the more complex considerations relate to the laws and policies of various governments. From diﬀerences in tax treatments, to allowed investment strategies, or the ease of securing visas/residency status…all these factors and more can play a signiﬁcant role in where and how global buyers, especially of luxury properties, choose to acquire real estate.
In This Issue
Find out how tax treatments, allowed investment strategies, and the ease of securing visas/residency status all affect global real estate purchases.
Anti-terrorist efforts, such as blocking real estate money laundering to finance terrorist activities, are being felt in the luxury property market.
Learn about the “red flags” that may indicate illegal financing activities.
The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program is designed to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and capital investment by foreign investors.
The PATH Act includes two FIRPTA provisions that are estimated to boost foreign investment in U.S. commercial real estate by $20-$30 billion per year.
Check out these special international events at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, DC.