What items are included in the sale of the property? The freehold apartments are being sold fully furnished through Pure International. There is also a reception area and a ski room. However, while each apartment has an allocated underground parking space, they cost an extra €25,000. … [Read more...] about Would you buy this house? Austrian ski apartments seek to tempt buyers away from France with a 5% ‘guaranteed’ rental yield
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In the UK, the house is added to your estate where 40 per cent is paid on anything above £325,000. However, half of the value of the house goes to the spouse who is exempt from inheritance tax. This leaves £250,000 to be divided equally between the child and godchild. If you have no other assets, then no tax is paid. However, if this £250,000 is part of an estate that is above the £325,000 threshold, then it is liable for tax at 40 per cent, generating a tax bill of £100,000. … [Read more...] about Would you buy a ski home in France or Austria – and how much extra property tax could you end up paying if there’s a Brexit?
Trump said if his father stays at one of the Trump Organization properties, "it saves a fortune because if they were to go to a hotel across the street, they’d be charging them $500 a night, whereas, you know we charge them, like $50." … [Read more...] about Trump Organization has ‘pocketed nearly $1MILLION in taxpayer cash for government room rentals of Trump properties’
'Sydney and Melbourne arguably show a higher risk profile relative to other markets due to their large exposure to overseas migration as a source of housing demand, along with greater exposure to the downturn in foreign students, stretched housing affordability and already low rental yields that are likely to reduce further on the back of rising vacancy rates and lower rents,' he said. … [Read more...] about How coronavirus hit Melbourne’s property market while prices in other major cities went UP – and why buyers are turning to houses over inner-city apartments
'In terms of whether the boom is over, that is the litmus test. There's talk of interest rates rising and if we see that, people who extended to buy a home really will really struggle to afford repayments on what they've borrowed.' … [Read more...] about Boom to BUST: Thousands of homeowners face ruin with $100,000 wiped from their properties if housing values fall as predicted and interest rates rise – as some economists warn we’re heading for a RECESSION