Mortgage Tax – Everything to know Explained, Tips, How-to, More

USA – There are a few important taxes to be aware of before purchasing a home. Also called mortgage registry tax, mortgage recording tax, or documentary stamp tax,  this tax is one of these sneaky fees. A realtor is often charged with taking these taxes into consideration, yet it is vital that every homebuyer is […]

Real Estate Tax Deductions – Saving Money, What to Look for, etc.

Saving on Taxes – You can make money, by choosing some of the infinite ways to save on your taxes. Here, an easy how-to guide for reducing the amount you pay on your real estate or property. From tax credits to deductions, and capital gains. Below you have an easy overview of what goes into […]

Real Estate Transfer Tax – Hidden Additional Cost Explained

When you buy a house, there are additional costs. Among them transfer tax. In addition to mortgage taxes, property taxes, realtor fees, you should be informed about the real estate transfer tax, also called, deed tax or property transfer tax. In short, these taxes require you to pay the IRS a certain amount when you […]

Top 5 Tax Havens – Tax Avoidance in Paradise

Tax havens are a mysterious and enchanting idea for many. A place where the government doesn’t take a large share of your, or your comapny’s, income. It is similarly criticised though, with many people saying it is a citizen’s duty to pay taxes for the country in which they live or work. Still, companies from […]

Property Taxes in the U.S. – Real Estate Tax Rates Explained, List by State

Among the many types of tax in the United States, property tax is one of the most misunderstood. It is a tax which is paid yearly for owning property or other items. It is a vital part of the tax bill though, and understanding how it works a must for any property owner or anyone […]

KfW Special German Loan – How & When to use, for Whom + More

Construction Loans – KfW loans are an important and cost-saving component of construction financing in Germany. As a private real estate buyer you can profit from these subsidized loans and decide on an optimal supplementary component of your construction financing. An exclusive promotion over a KfW loan is impossible, since the Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau only […]

Loans: Debt contract, Loan Interest & Advances

Loan – By definition, a loan is a debt contract in which the lender provides the borrower with money or an item of property temporarily and the borrower then repays the value provided plus the agreed loan interest. Compared to a loan, a loan usually involves a larger volume of money and is granted for […]

New Building Projects: Private, Procedure, Costs for Building Projects & Developers

New building projects – The dream of owning your own home is closer than ever before. Favourable interest rates as well as a good supply of building plots and new building projects make the wish for your own four walls come true. In the Hessen and Rhineland-Palatinate there are many new building projects in the […]

Building Savings Explained: Building Savings Contract, Definition, Comparison, Contracts + Costs

The decision to save for a building loan is a long-term and well thought-out consideration. Besides comparing different tariffs and building savings, there are other things to consider. A building saving contract usually aims for a smaller sum and is only intended to supplement the actual real estate financing. You can find out everything you […]

Construction Loans: Calculation, Current Interest, Interest Rate, and Interest Rate Development

Construction loans – What do you need to consider? For your construction financing, a construction loan with a favourable interest rate should be your first choice. In order to make the right decision, you should compare the target and effective interest rate and do not forget that the general conditions are an important part of […]

Annuity Loans: Explanation, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Repayment Schedule

Annuity Loans – This type of loan has replaced mortgage financing and is now considered the classic, solid and most frequently chosen form of mortgage financing. This type of construction financing provides you with several advantages and gives you security, as you pay a continuous amount for a fixed agreed term, which consists of the […]

Buy a House: Financial planning, broker, commission, loans and service charges

The dream of owning your own home, living independently within your own four walls, being able to design everything yourself and furnish it according to your individual wishes. But with these desire conceptions it is not done still for a long time, because to a house buying belongs much more. To the goal of being […]