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"The Overseas Buying Guide is an excellent document - clear, concise, easy to read, and very useful. I particularly liked the property detail sheets - very useful when snagging etc."
"Dear Kim, Thanks to your top tips we asked our developer if he had an insurance bond and to our surprise he did not...We quickly pulled out of the deal and found a developer that would be able to return our money if they went bust. We absolutely loved the property analysis and financial sheets - they truly helped us to decide on our future property. "
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Welcome to the Overseas Guides Company (OGC) website. Within this site, you’ll find general information relating to every step of the overseas property buying process. To get more specific information on a particular country, please select your country of interest from the menu to the left.
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Top tips for getting the most from your notary
In most European countries, you will be required to use the services of a notary when purchasing property. These are legally trained representatives of the more
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Surprise election outcome boosts sterling in the short-term“The election that was called the most unpredictable in a generation certainly was, ending with a Conservative majority that no one could have predicted before 10pm on Thursday 7th May. The result of the voting saw sterling fight back against its recent lows – caused by the apparent probability of a hung parliament, or more
This Week's Journal
The Sunday opening times for stores in Cyprus are a subject of on-going debate – not only from the locals, but also, somewhat surprisingly, from the House of Representatives and the opposing political more
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Retiring overseas? Make sure you are ready for the pensions changes on 6th April
As a pensioner moving abroad, you need to be aware of the implications of the imminent ground-breaking pension reforms, which go live on 6th April. It’s critical to plan for these new pension rules, coming into place next week, to avoid more
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