Articles relating to "International":
Central Fla. sees spike in number of Chinese buyers (1/26/2015)
A rocky real estate market in their home country has sparked interest in the U.S. Chinese buyers tend to be educated and detail oriented, and they pay in cash.
Russians backing out of luxury home purchases (1/19/2015)
The ruble’s tumbling value makes worth it less here; as a result, many Russian investors are trying to cancel their signed contracts to buy U.S. real estate.
International viewed as a high-growth sales niche (11/14/2014)
A Realtor is central to any international transaction. He or she must effectively bring together two different cultures, finance systems, etc., to close the deal.
Common myths of working with international buyers (11/5/2014)
Different languages, cultures and business protocols scare some real estate agents, but strong int’l sales don’t always require a second language or lots of travel.
Canadian snowbirds encouraged to buy a Fla. home (10/14/2014)
BMO Bank of Montreal’s “Annual Snowbird” outlook tells Canadians that U.S. home “affordability remains healthy, and prices are expected to increase in Fla.”
Chinese buyers may want a ‘feng shui contingency’ (10/6/2014)
An upswing in Asian buyers may bring a new wrinkle to some transactions, as a few Chinese buyers want to study a home’s “energy flow” before closing.
25% of international investors buy a home in Fla. (9/8/2014)
2014 Profile of Int’l Home Buyers in Fla.: Foreigners spent $7.97B in Fla. Most (82%) pay cash, and the top area isn’t Miami – it’s Central Fla.