December 2013: Overseas Retirement

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More and more people are taking the plunge or seriously considering retiring abroad. This issue looks at retiring abroad from a global real estate perspective. You'll learn about the major trends and what's driving them, the ways in which developers and countries are courting retirees, and the top international investment locations. You'll also learn more about how to go after this business.

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In This Issue

Retirees settling abroad are predicted to be one of the fastest growing segments in the overseas property market. As with most trends, this one starts with significant demographic and economic changes that have taken place in recent years.

Over the next few decades, more and more retirees are expected to purchase property abroad for their so-called golden years. If you live and work in a prime retirement destination, you’ve probably already witnessed the trend. But if you’re located elsewhere, are there ways to tap into the outbound side of this market? Here are some tips from professionals who know how this market works.


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