Important changes to Romanian company Law

24 August 2020With thanks to Hammond & Associates, Bucharest. RECENT CHANGES TO THE ROMANIAN COMPANY LAW Since the Romanian Companies Law (Law...

Bathroom design ideas

Having a beautiful bathroom is on of the top 4 things to do to improve a property value, its comfort, enjoy-ability & desirability. It...

21 Things Landlords Should Do

Get to know your tenant - Getting to know your tenants may allow you to establish an open relationship with them...

How To Negotiate

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Looking for the ideal place to retire or live in harmony?…try Romania

Some people dismiss Romania as a destination of choice, but anyone with travel experience of the region knows this to be a great option...

Tax Amnesty for US citizens and FATCA

Jonathan Weiss hasn’t lived in the US for 25 years. But that didn’t keep his foreign bank account from being frozen in the wake...

Six Reasons To Use A Real Estate Agency

With the rise of online tools to help you search to buy, rent or sell your property/ workspace, you might think a real estate...
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“Romania is back in the top 5 places to invest”

By Liam Reed.....(& with thanks to AC for passing it on!) It's been a funny old year 2011, with the funniest unfunny thing that happened being...

Rent versus buy? a waste of money or not?

The age old question of renting versus buying is one I have wanted to address to help people decide, for quite a while. After...

Find a flat/ house/ home in Bucharest, Romania (or any city)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9v6WWTFXYc It can be an overwhelming and even scary prospect. Let me short cut that anxiety by sharing 16...
why long term rental beats airbnb and short term rentals

Why AIRBNB is MUCH less efficient than long term rental

As a real estate broker, I get requests almost every month from people wanting to buy an investment flat for use as an AIRBNB,...
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Good property management companies in Romania

This year, I have received 7 separate cases from investors who had had anything from a poor to a ridiculously poor ownership/ investment return...
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Your Story….A Brasov investor from Guildford

The following is a brief account of the experience of one investor-buyer, Aaron C, a New Zealander living in Guildford, UK.  Aaron invested in...
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Dutchie Management, keys and Locksmiths

I would not normally put characters to screen in this way, but it seems that Alexandra Maria Varga & her crowd from DMS, or...

The risks of buying off plan & committing to a pre sales agreement

In this article we look at some of the specific danger areas of committing to buy a property from a developer ahead of it being...

Lighting your home

What Kind of Lighting Does Each Room Need? There are a few rules of thumb: You should have a combine of light sources at different...
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Citylights (Pipera) apartment

Recently, we furnished a Citylights (Pipera) apartment then rented it for a Scottish client living in the Middle East and I thought it might...
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Location, Location, Location – 3 golden rules & opportunities!

Property location is often the most important factor in property value. A house in a poor location (adjacent to disused factories, train tracks, a...

Ready to buy a property in Romania? – by guest writer Ionel Vacarescu

First of all, you will have to make sure that you can buy real estate in Romania. For example, do you have Romanian residency...

Real estate market: A growing need for affordable housing at a better quality

Interview with Dan Gilboa, General Manager Adel Invest.  We know how affected was the real estate market in the last 2-3 years.How smooth or...