Laws Around Buying Property in the Philippines for Foreigners

Thinking of buying your own property in the Philippines? But what exactly do you need to know…

Holiday Homes in the Philippines -What they would cost to buy?

Despite the rise and popularity of condominium units in the Philippines these days, not everyone living…

Creating Enforceable Holiday Home Rules for Guests

Holiday home rental invariably means you will be opening the doors of your house – that…

Top 5 Locations to Buy Holiday Properties in the Philippines

So you are planning for a nice long holiday out of the country and, after going…

Registering a Business in the Philippines

For expats living in the Philippines, employment is not the only option. In fact, another lucrative…

Restrictions Imposed by Co-operative Housing Societies and HOAs on Guesthouses / Vacation Rentals

If your property is located within a gated community managed by a Co-operative housing society or…

Offshore companies as tax shelters

I want to today touch upon a topic which can be used by many of us…

Obtaining Malaysian Residency and Employment Visa

To apply for permanent residency in Malaysia one must first stay in the country continuously for…

Offshore banking – what it is, pros and cons

Hi everyone, As someone who has been an international businessman and traveler for many decades I…

Obtaining Singapore Residency and Employment Pass

Although, most foreigners become Singapore permanent residents after working in the country for 6 months to…

Retiring in Singapore – rules and incentives

Without doubt Singapore offers much to do and its healthcare and medical standards are extremely high,…

Buying property in Singapore as a foreign national

Before we go into the details of an expat buying a property in Singapore we need…

Buying a property in UAE – an overview

There are seven emirates in the UAE with most property interest focused on Dubai. From Abu…

Retiring in Dubai – rules

While many people do retire to Dubai, the emirate is not the ideal destination to spend…

How You Can Get a Dubai Residence and Employment Visa

No doubt, despite its fairly high cost of living, Dubai is still seen as of of…

Buying property in Dubai as a foreigner

Dubai’s cosmopolitan atmosphere and sub-tropical climate have always attracted second home buyers and retirees to settle…

Retiring in Malaysia – MM2H rules and benefits

Owing to Malaysia’s warm tropical climate, inviting shorelines of pure white sands, friendly locals, low cost…

Buying property in Malaysia – special emphasis on foreigners

Of late there has been talks of the Malaysian government toying with the idea of doubling…

Obtaining Indonesian Residency and Employment Visa

  Before we take a look at the requirement of obtaining a residency and employment visa…

Obtaining an Indonesia Retirement Visa

For foreign nationals who have reached the age 55 years and their countries are included in…