International Property Investment Opportunities In 2006
The full answer to this question would involve a very long list of countries; many of which would be familiar to anyone with a passing interest in international property. Places such as Dubai (http://www.propertyfrontiers.com/dubai) have been hotspots for sometime and we expect this to continue next year due to the looming finalisation of the Freehold law and the early realisations of some of the Emirate’s commercial and leisure mega-projects. Similarly we expect the Bulgarian market (http://www.propertyfrontiers.com/bulgaria) to continue providing good investment opportunities. However, our advice to investors would be to concentrate on the ski resorts rather than the coasts.
Other parts of Eastern Europe are rightly attracting attention too. Certain areas of Poland, Latvia, Estonia, Romania and even the Ukraine will be worth considering in 2006. One of the most exciting opportunities within Europe is Montenegro which despite its many attractions and low prices is yet to enter in to the investment destination mainstream.
Beyond these more familiar markets, 2006 will see the rise of more far flung destinations, particularly in Asia which is experiencing high levels of growth. Possibly the biggest investment opportunity next year will be China. China has already attracted significant investment from UK buyers hoping to prosper from the effects of the rapidly growing economy and the expected revaluation of the Chinese currency. However, China remains a relatively untapped market and investors still have the opportunity to get into the market at an early stage.
Chinese economic growth is also impacting real estate markets in other Asian countries. China’s strong trade links with Thailand and Malaysia are driving economic growth which in turn is pushing up property prices and increasing rental demand.
In Malaysia the main opportunity is in Kuala Lumpur where prices are currently low by international standards. During 2006 we will continue to see price rises there, fuelled by general economic growth and increased housing demand from expatriates. In Thailand, the biggest tip is Chang Mai which is both developing as a tourist destination whilst also becoming a key trade centre on the back of a new highway connecting the city to China.
The emerging markets of South and Central America also present exciting opportunities. The two most notable from our perspective are Brazil and Grenada in the Caribbean. Both markets are experiencing massive growth in tourism and have a shortage of high quality residential and hotel properties to fulfil the demand. In these locations property on managed resorts will be a good buy.
Beyond the opportunities outlined here, there are of course many others. The world is ever shrinking and this has a very rapid and obvious impact on international property markets. The choices available to investors are expansive but care must be taken to fully understand the true investment opportunity as well as the risks. When considering market potential, it is also worth remembering that the internationalisation of property investment is removing the isolation factor that historically typified real estate markets. Today, the growth cycle of one property market can be significantly affected by the economic health of another country in which many of the active buyers are resident. Consider the impact of a UK recession on the French property market for example.
Despite the complexities and considerations that must be taken into account when investing abroad, the number of opportunities continue to increase. And if investment is all about timing, then this greater choice means that 2006 will offer many opportunities to get your timing just right.
Visit http://www.propertyfrontiers.com/ for more information.
Oxford United Kingdom
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release International Property Investment Opportunities In 2006 here
News-ID: 1394 • Views: 1570
More Releases from Property Frontiers
Seminar Shows How to Profit from Bamboo Investments
Award-winning property & alternative investment consultancy Property Frontiers is holding a seminar dedicated to the rapidly growing alternative investment product, namely Bamboo investment. Bamboo investments are predicted to be among the biggest returning investments on the global market in the coming years, with predictions of over 800% in 10 years being the norm. In the seminar at the Hilton Metropole, London on Tuesday the 10th May, Property Frontiers will educate
The World’s Top Property Hotspots for 2009
Oxford 26 January 2009 - International real estate investment specialists Property Frontiers have named their top six property investment hotspots for 2009 – and the list contains some surprises. Panama, the Central American republic tops the list due to a strong economy, a favourable tax regime and offshore banking attracting businesses from across the globe. Investors can choose a variety of different options, from hotels enjoying high occupancy rates,
Property Frontiers' International Real Estate Outlook for 2007
2006 has been another formative year for property investment markets, with the likes of Bulgaria and Dubai dominating media coverage and experiencing phenomenal popularity. However, as they edge ever closer to their saturation peaks and 2006 draws to a close, investors are setting their sights on new property markets. With the number of budget airlines escalating, an increasingly wealthy ageing population and an escalating number of first time buyers
Investment Property Guide in Bulgaria
At present, Bulgaria is one of the least populated European states. Although approximately the size of England, Bulgaria has a population of eight million people. As well as eleven blue flag beaches, Bulgaria has 354 km of Black Sea Coastline, 37,000 km of hiking paths in the mountains and a series of almost unpublicised Roman, Greek and Thracian historical attractions, including nine UNESCO world heritage sites. Investing in Bulgarian Property As one
More Releases for China
China is a growing Asian country and day by day many people migrate into the country for pursuing their personal needs. But going into China is not an easy task, we have to face some legal steps ahead. Let us define all this legal action in a single word China attestation. China government placed its embassies all over the world for ensuring the trustworthiness of the immigrant’s certificate. There
Energy Drinks in China
ReportsWorldwide has announced the addition of a new report title Energy Drinks in China to its growing collection of premium market research reports. Energy Drinks in China industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value and volume 2011-15, and forecast to 2020). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Synopsis: Essential resource
Land Right in China
ReportsWorldwide has announced the addition of a new report title Land Right in China to its growing collection of premium market research reports. Land circulation is a very important policy in China, playing a positive role in promoting the development of modern agriculture. And it will be possible for China to transform from household contract and planting by scattered small farmers in the past to large-scale plant, which has a significant
Global Color Steel Tile Market 2017 - South China, East China, Southwest China, …
Color Steel Tile Market Research Report A market study based on the " Color Steel Tile Market " across the globe, recently added to the repository of Market Research, is titled ‘Global Color Steel Tile Market 2017’. The research report analyses the historical as well as present performance of the worldwide Color Steel Tile industry, and makes predictions on the future status of Color Steel Tile market on the basis
Telecom Cloud Billing Services Explore In Regions (South China, East China, Sout …
Big Market Research has added a report, titled, “China Telecom Cloud Billing Services Market Size, Status and Forecast 2022.” The report offers an extensive information and analysis of sales, production, revenue, key manufacturers, drivers & opportunities, and competitive scenario. Moreover, current industry trends and growth prospects are explored along with thorough analysis of each segment for the historic period, 2012–2017 and the forecast period, 2017–2022. The research also offers insights
China Blossom Restaurant & Lounge
China Blossom Restaurant & Lounge Debuts in 2011/2012 Zagat (Greater Boston, MA) – Each year the Zagat Survey shares the opinions of thousands of avid consumers, with real experiences, giving people the power to make smart dining decisions. This year, China Blossom Restaurant & Lounge, located in North Andover, MA, made its debut in the newly-released 2011/2012 Zagat Survey. Released on Wednesday, April 27th, 2011, the famed Zagat survey chronicles