Monday, 13 August 2012
Best places to retire abroad
Here are 10 places with some of the best deals for anyone looking to buy or retire overseas:
Brits are the biggest expat community in Barbados. Celebrities such as Sir Cliff Richard and Andrew Lloyd Webber are known to have brought property on the island. Estate agents have reported a 70 % increase in 2010, in comparison to sales in 2009. This is partially due to house prices being lower in 2008 by 15%. The biggest discounts are on condominium developments.
You need to be rich to get in, but once you get in, you’ll get richer. In Switzerland, taxes are decided by an individual’s expenditure and standard of living, rather than income and assets.
Before you buy