• Will European investors now flock to the Bulgarian property market?

    Will European investors now flock to the Bulgarian property market?0

    • 19th May 2014

    When Bulgaria joined the European Union, part of the arrangement was a five-year moratorium on land purchases which dictated that European investors could only acquire land through a legal entity, i.e. a company. This five-year arrangement is now up and since the beginning of 2012 we have seen renewed interest from European buyers. So, what

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  • Investing in off plan developments in Bulgaria

    Investing in off plan developments in Bulgaria0

    • 26th February 2014

    The idea of investing in off plan developments around the world has caught the attention of many would-be real estate investors. While the majority of these investors are experienced individuals who will research their targets thoroughly, ensure they are fully aware of their obligations and cut no corners to save just a few euros, there

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  • Law change in Bulgaria affects property ownership, legal firm warns

    Law change in Bulgaria affects property ownership, legal firm warns1

    • 27th August 2012

    Some foreign owners of property in Bulgaria could face financial penalties and even risk losing their property because of changes in the law. Many people could be unaware of the complexities of the Bulgarian legal process and its potential impact on their properties, according to West Yorkshire based legal firm John Howe & Co.

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  • Professional qualifications for real estate to be introduced in Bulgaria

    Professional qualifications for real estate to be introduced in Bulgaria1

    • 10th April 2012

    Legislators in Bulgaria are looking at drafting a new law that will make it compulsory for estate agents in the country to have a professional qualification. Bulgaria, whose real estate market has been badly hit by the global economic downturn with foreign buyers deserting the country, has had a bad reputation for rogue agents with

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  • Property prices in Bulgaria have fallen by over 6% in the last year, data shows

    Property prices in Bulgaria have fallen by over 6% in the last year, data shows0

    • 3rd November 2011

    Residential property prices in Bulgaria have fallen by 6.1% year on year, according to the latest third quarter figures from the country’s National Statistics Institute. The average price of flats in the country was 901.32 leva per square meter between July and September. It means that in quarterly terms, housing property prices saw a decline

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  • Bargain prices in Bulgaria starting to attract foreign buyers back

    Bargain prices in Bulgaria starting to attract foreign buyers back4

    • 15th August 2011

    Bulgaria is showing sings of becoming a popular choice for overseas property buyers again as rock bottom prices attract those seeking holiday homes. The country has returned to the top ten of an overseas property portal for the first time in three years. Some 3% of all enquires were directed at Bulgarian property, according to

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