You’ve signed the contract and transferred the down payment. Your agent insists that all is well, and you can move in next week.
Only to find out that foreigners are not even allowed to buy that type of property.
These things happen, and overseas property buyers find themselves in hot water all the time – often as a result of working with the wrong local partner.
In this article, you will learn why you should not go directly to a local real estate agent when buying property in Vietnam, Cambodia, the Philippines or other developing countries in Asia – but to a law firm that can navigate you through a risky and complex process. Continue Reading →