You wouldn’t buy a home in the UK without consulting a solicitor and our suggestion is and always will be, to seek Legal advice before buying abroad. This can be done by using a solicitor here in the UK or by using a local firm in whichever country you are looking to buy. If you need any assistance with this aspect of your purchase please let us know and we will point you in the right direction.
Time and time again we hear of people complaining about the poor exchange rate and charges that they have suffered by using their high street bank to send money abroad. Well, times have changed and we can help you with this part of your house purchase. We have partnered with Smart Currency who is based in the UK, and they offer you excellent customer service, great exchange rates and no fees. Give us your requirements and we’ll put you in touch.
If you need financial help to buy your holiday home, always speak with your local mortgage broker here in the UK first. If they can’t help you, we will be able to refer you to a mortgage broker who will.
The home that you end up buying may have furniture included in the sale. If not, we can help you with this as well. Let us know what you are trying to find, and we will use our local contacts to advise you.
We work with a number of reputable Property Management and rental companies in all the countries that we operate in and we are sure we can help you with this. There are numerous options for you to consider when managing and renting your property out, so please get professional advice from the local experts on the ground if this is your preferred way forward.
We always suggest to clients, that they discuss this aspect of house purchase with a specialist Insurance company. We have links with Intasure who we are sure will be only too pleased to discuss your particular needs with you.
Our view is to organise this well in advance of any trip you make abroad, there are many car hire companies offering good deals, so it’s just a question of shopping around to find the one that suits you.
Let us know if you need help with any other aspect of your house purchase, and we will do our best to help you to resolve the issue.