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IF YOU ARE A PROSPECTIVE BUYER,
see the following STEP-BY-STEP chart.
For a detailed view of pertinent questions, click on the particular STEP you want.
The numbers next to each question are actual book page numbers.
IF YOU ARE A PROSPECTIVE SELLER,
SEE THE CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS.
Decide why you want to buy property there, and how much you want to spend.
Investigate pros & cons in different areas.
Look for specific properties.
Check carefully the following for each property.
Analyze the financial aspects of each property.
Prepare for settlement .
Do this after the final contract is signed.
ORDERING INFORMATION FOR THE BOOK
Each page of the ten chapters in this book (English on the left, Greek on the right) is full of tips, insights and background information on buying, selling or building real estate in Greece, such as:
- MARKET PRICES vs APPRAISALS,
SELLING PROPERTY AND EXPORTING YOUR MONEY
- LOCAL FINANCING,
- CLOSING COSTS,
- TITLE VALIDITY,
- PRIVILEGES OF FOREIGN BUYERS VS. LOCAL RESIDENTS,
- UNDOCUMENTED HOUSING ("AFTHERETA"),
- FOREIGN EXCHANGE,
- BUILDING PERMITS,
- CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES AND MATERIALS,
- TIME REQUIREMENTS,
- WATER AND POWER SUPPLY,
- SOLAR ENERGY,
- ENVIRONMENAL ISSUES,
- GOVERNMENT INFORMATION SOURCES,
- PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION SOURCES,
- CLOSING COSTS COMPUTATION DATA,
- SAMPLES OF TRANSLATED LEGAL DOCUMENTS.
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