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Venturing into overseas property investment

First do your homework: review your affordability, and research your financing options as well as the country's property rules
Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 05:50
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Potential buyers at the launch of a new condominium in Melbourne. in Australia, foreigners are only allowed to buy new dwellings and are barred from purchasing existing residential properties.

DURING the last six years, the Singapore government had introduced a number of cooling measures to moderate the demand for residential properties on the back of rising property prices. These measures include the Additional Buyer's Stamp Duty (ABSD), Seller's Stamp Duty (SSD), and the Total Debt-