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All Additional Costs when Buying a Home Explained

Buying Property – Buying a house means a lot of additional costs. We explain which hidden fees you have to pay, how much they are, and what to look out for when buying a home, we explain here. We give a detailed overview and how-to guide on the additional fees and extra costs that you […]

Immobilien GmbH – German Real Estate Loophole for Leasing, How-To Guide

Immobilien GmbH / Vermögensverwaltende GmbH / Immobiliengesellschaft – Let us help you optimize your taxes, and pay less for your German real estate. How to save money, by forming a so-called immobilien GmbH. You will learn the basics about the topic real estate company. When buying a house or a condominium, who comes up with […]

Purchase Contract – German Real Estate Explained, Guide

Buying a House in Germany – What are the details to look out for in your ‘Kaufvertrag’ when buying a house or property in Germany? Buying a house is complicated anywhere, especially when considering the contract, but coming from abroad, it’s even more important to know how to go about your purchasing contract. When you […]

Grunderwerbssteuer – Meaning, Translation, Explanation of German Real Estate Tax

Real estate transfer tax & Table for federal states – Whenever a property or part of a property is purchased in Germany, real estate transfer tax is incurred. But, how much trade tax is incurred with the real estate purchase? The amount of the tax is determined by the individual federal states. As a rule, […]

Real Estate Taxes Germany – How To Save Money on Property Investment

Germany – Buying real estate in Germany requires an understanding of its tax system. Here we give a detailed, simple guide for people not from Germany looking to buy property, rent property, or invest in real estate in Germany. The German system is quite different from those found in US states. If you’re looking to […]

Luxury Realtor Calgary (Canada): Condo, House and Capital Investment

Calgary  — Many people know Calgary only as an Olympic city from 1988, when the Winter Games were held there. Calgary is known for its friendly and hospitable people, music and open-air events as well as the Calgary Stampede. The latter is considered the world’s largest open-air event and attracts more than 1.5 million visitors […]

Luxury Realty Vancouver (Canada): Condo, House and Capital Investment

Vancouver— Vancouver is probably the most creative city in the country – the density of small and large galleries, museums and studios is correspondingly high. Majestic mountain ranges, barren fjords, fascinating rainforests: Right at the gates of the city, the untouched wilderness of Canada is waiting to be discovered. Granted: Huge shopping malls, fast-food chains […]

11 Tips – What to Consider for a House Viewing

Viewing appointment – You have been looking for a new property for a long time. Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne or Munich, a house for the family because the apartment is simply too small for everyone, a new apartment because you want to move in with your partner or simply a move to a new city. When […]

Luxury Realty Toronto (Canada): Condo, House and Capital Investment

Toronto — Toronto is not only Canada’s largest city, but as one of the most popular metropolises in North America, it attracts many visitors: it combines shopping pleasure with culinary delights, culture, sightseeing and exceptional architecture. It lies in the province of Ontario on the shores of Lake Ontario, one of the five Great Lakes […]

Los Angeles: Buy Property! Neighborhoods to Invest – Beverly Hills, Hollywood & Co

Los Angeles’ original name is “El Pueblo de la Reina de Los Ángeles”, meaning “The Town of Our Lady the Queen of the Angels of Porziuncola”, which is why it is  also called “the City of Angels”. Weather here is between 18° and 30° celsius year round, thanks to the California pacific stream. In Los […]

Renting out an Apartment & House: What to Consider? Property, Tax & Advice

Renting a property can be a great extra income, but it can also become your main job. Landlords have many duties towards the tenant and have to take care of the property. However, if this is successful, a lot of profit can result. We will explain how you can best let your property and how […]

Real Estate as Capital Investment: What do I have to Pay Attention to? – Interview with the Lukinski Expert

Real estate as a capital investment – what do I have to pay attention to? In an interview with our investment experts we discuss all important investment options in comparison. Which investment does well, which bears risks and which investment brings the most profit? Have you ever thought of real estate as a capital investment? […]