Attracting Buyers through® International

Buyers from all over the world can browse U.S. listings in their own language, currency, and units of measurement…for free! This time last year, the® International site launched and it now attracts nearly one million unique international visitors each month. Linking to your listings on is an excellent way to globalize your web site and allow these buyers the ease of browsing in the language most comfortable to them.

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About Global Perspectives

Global Perspectives in Real Estate is a resource for global professionals, aimed at helping them globalize their local markets. Produced bi-monthly, this newsletter serves as a how-to guide and is full of useful and actionable tips. A free subscription is given to all Certified International Property Specialists (CIPS) designees.

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