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The Homevest blog discusses the best lenders for cross-border mortgages, trends in home buying, and tips on how to buy property in a different country.
Buying a property from abroad just got easier
How to choose the best Spanish mortgage: A comparison for non-residents
The best Spanish mortgage for non-residents isn't solely about the lowest interest rate. It should also be closely aligned with your personal and financial situation. Curious to discover more? Continue reading a comparison to learn about the available options.
What taxes do you pay when buying a property in Spain as a non-resident?
Understanding the various taxes and costs associated with buying property in Spain is crucial for non-residents. A long list of fees and property taxes can quickly add up. Read on to learn more.
Can EU citizens get a mortgage in Spain? Everything you need to know
Despite the dip in the housing market during the pandemic, Spain continues to be an excellent place to invest. In 2022, foreigners accounted for a record-breaking 14.6% of total property purchases in the country. If you’re looking to get a mortgage in Spain, understanding the process is essential. Fortunately, Homevest is here to help. Continue reading for more details.
What are the best Spanish mortgages for non-residents?
Spain has long been a popular destination for foreigners, who have settled there or invested in a holiday home. If you're planning to buy a property in Spain, it is essential to explore your mortgage options. Read on to discover the best Spanish mortgages for non-residents and learn how to compare them quickly and without fees.
From the UK to Romania: Making the home buying process easy and stress-free
Mioara Sanduc is from Romania and has been working in the UK for several years. Although she enjoys her life abroad, Mioara has always dreamed of owning a property in Romania to which she can return home. Find out how using Homevest led Mioara to her property in Bucharest in less than two weeks.
Five tips from Credit Europe Bank Romania for a successful mortgage application with income from abroad
Are you considering buying a property in Romania through a mortgage with income from abroad? It's crucial to check all the requirements and ensure everything is in order before applying. In this article, we'll share five tips for a successful Credit Europe Bank mortgage application with income from abroad. Keep reading to learn more.
Can I get a mortgage in Spain from Finland? A case study
Ferran inherited part of a house in Castellón, on the Costa del Azahar, and wanted a mortgage to finance purchasing the rest of the property. It was a challenging experience because he needed to finance a property that was already partially owned. Continue reading our case study for more information.
Is it possible to buy a house in Romania with income from Poland? Find out how Radu succeeded
Radu wanted to buy a house as an investment back home, but wasn’t sure if he would be eligible for a mortgage, considering he is a Romanian living in Poland. He thought of getting a mortgage broker when he discovered Homevest. Continue reading Radu’s story.
Buying property in Spain as a foreigner. A step-by-step guide
Many expats have settled in Spain or invested in a holiday home there. You must know how the process works if you’re considering doing the same. Keep reading a guide that covers everything you need to know when buying a property in Spain as a foreigner.
Get tailored advice when buying your new home in Spain from the UK
UK residents make up the largest portion of foreign property buyers in Spain at 9.5% of all foreign purchases in Spain during 2021. Historically, the volumes have been even greater, topping 30% in 2009. If you have become enchanted by the idea of buying a holiday home or investment property along the vast expanses of beautiful coastline or rugged mountain regions of Spain, Homevest and Del Canto Chambers can help you along the way.
Five reasons to move to Madrid
Madrid, the cultural and professional center of Spain, is an excellent place to live and work, and buying property there can be a great investment. The city is known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and beautiful architecture, making it a popular destination for both tourists and residents. When relocating to Madrid from abroad, there are a few things you should know.
Get your new home in Bulgaria financed through Homevest
There are around 1 million Bulgarian citizens living and residing away from their home country and the vast majority of these work and live in Spain, Germany, the UK, France and Italy. If you belong to this select group and are looking to buy a home back home in Bulgaria, read on to get an understanding of available mortgage options. If you are not, but have an itch to relocate or buy a holiday home in Bulgaria, you’ll also benefit from reading on.
Get the best mortgage deals in France when living abroad
Finding the right mortgage lenders when living abroad tends to be like searching for a needle in a haystack. In France, select lenders do offer mortgage financing for applicants living abroad and earning income in a foreign currency. Homevest can help you compile your application and put you in touch with the right banks from the comfort of your own home.
What to expect when applying for a mortgage in Greece from abroad
Greece is the place to go, with over 6000 beautiful islands, vast coastlines, pristine beaches and social-media-friendly buildings, the country is a paradise surrounded by the Aegean Sea. But getting a mortgage from abroad still remains a headache for the regular consumer not willing to spend countless hours on finding and comparing options. That is where Homevest comes into the picture. We can help you understand your mortgage options in Greece and accompany you throughout the property purchase journey in order to secure you a new dream home with mortgage financing, from the comfort of your home.
We help you get a mortgage in Italy from abroad
Having found the perfect property in Italy, be it on the islands of Sardinia or Sicily or the beautiful wine regions of Tuscany, Puglia, Veneto or Abruzzo you might find yourself navigating a wide selection of banks that offer mortgages. However, not all banks in Italy finance non-resident applicants property purchases in the country, which probably will lead to plenty of wasted time researching options. But today you are in luck. Homevest can summarize your lender options and give you personal guidance when looking to finance your new home back home.
Mortgage from abroad in Spain under special circumstances such as new-builds or renovations
When buying property from abroad and applying for mortgages there might be several special circumstances affecting banks’ willingness to lend, including your employment status and the type of property you wish to mortgage. Homevest are here to guide you towards the right options for your individual situation.
Getting mortgage financing in Portugal from abroad
Having decided that you want to buy a house or apartment in Portugal, you might find yourself wondering what the best way to proceed with finding and applying for a suitable mortgage might be. Rest assured, you have arrived at the right place - Homevest is here to explain your options and help you find a mortgage based on your individual situation.
How to get a mortgage in Spain from abroad
Getting a mortgage in Spain from abroad can be time-consuming if you do not know who can help you and which banks accept non-resident applicants. But do not worry, Homevest can help you with understanding eligibility criteria, mortgage terms and the application process.
How to get a mortgage in Romania when self-employed and living abroad
There are no banks in Romania that offer mortgages to Romanians living abroad that are self-employed (PFA in Romania). Luckily, developers usually offer credit to self-employed home buyers.
Homevest partners with Imobiliare.ro, Romania’s leading property portal
Homevest, the cross-border home buying platform created by two early Wise employees, and backed by Venrex, an early Revolut investor, has partnered with Imobiliare.ro, Romania’s leading property portal, to simplify cross-border home buying.
Simplifying cross-border mortgages
Petru and Erik have worked together for the past eight years, first helping expats send money across borders at Wise. Then, building a digital mortgage lender called Generation Home to help first time buyers get on the property ladder. Now, they are simplifying cross-border mortgages with Homevest.
A platform for mortgages
Homevest is a pan-euroean mortgage and homebuying platform. We strive for bringing the mortgages in the 21st century.