PHOTO: Laws you need to know before buying property in Asia
Singapore investors have always been keen on property markets overseas. A recent report by Jones Lang LaSalle said that Singaporean buyers were heading to overseas property markets in droves. Of particular interest, were countries such as London, Australia, Canada and New Zealand.
While some investors may prefer to invest in property around the region, many may not be sure of the rules and regulations governing such transactions.
Regulations among countries in the Asia Pacific region can vary, with some being more prohibitive or difficult to overcome than others.
If you are thinking of investing in property overseas but are not sure how to do it, check out these quick tips on the property laws of various countries around Asia.
While it is by no means an exhaustive guide, it does give you an idea of how easy, or hard it would be to buy a home in these countries.
Info source: Jones Lang LaSalle