Need help with buying a property overseas?
If you are looking for help in arranging an overseas mortgage, or simply want some advice on purchasing a property abroad, we have access to a wide range of services that will give you both local and international solutions.
Through partnership with Simon Conn, who has many years of broking experience in the overseas property and mortgage sector, you will probably find the answers that you need as he has developed a great network of connections with a number of leading global specialists who can assist you with other essential services such as legal advice, travel insurance and currency exchange.
Whether you take advantage of his personal services, or benefit from the expertise of our many professional connections, he prides himself in providing the highest quality service and expert advice to make the process of buying an overseas property as straightforward as possible.
Interest in purchasing a property overseas has greatly increased over the last couple of years, with popular areas such as Spain, France, Portugal, Italy and parts of the USA showing an increase in sales.
As well as past repossessions, other secondhand properties and new builds, there is an increasing choice available to hopefully suit all purposes, including holiday, investment and eventual retirement.
If purchasing by cash is not an option, then raising a mortgage secured against the property could be an ideal option and if using an independent bank not linked to the development/property. They could also possibly assist with confirming the legality and valuation of the security. Overseas mortgages are currently possible through Simon's lending sources secured against properties in the following countries/areas:
ALDERNEY, ANDORRA, ANTIGUA, AUSTRALIA, AUSTRIA, BAHAMAS, BARBADOS, BELGIUM, BERMUDA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, BULGARIA, CANADA, CAPE VERDE, CAYMAN ISLANDS, CHINA, CORSICA, COSTA RICA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, DUBAI, FRANCE, GERMANY, GIBRALTAR, GREECE, GRENADA, GUERNSEY, HOLLAND, HONG KONG, HUNGARY, INDIA, IRELAND, ISLE OF MAN, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAMAICA, JERSEY, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, MEXICO, MONACO, MOROCCO, NEW ZEALAND, PANAMA, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SINGAPORE, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SOUTH AFRICA, SPAIN, SWITZERLAND, THAILAND,TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, TURKEY, UAE and USA.
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If a mortgage is denominated in a currency other than your home currency, there is a risk that changes in the exchange rate may increase the equivalent value of the debt in terms of your home currency.