Legal Aspects of Buying a House

For most people, the purchase of a house is an important and exciting event.

This is especially so for expats who find themselves buying a home in a country other than their own. Of course, finding the right house in the right place is a first priority – but once you have done that successfully; then what? What are the legal issues that you have to take into account?

In this article, the author goes into issues such as the purchase agreement, arranging the mortgage, the transfer of property, the mortgage deed, registration and the will in more detail.

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Yolanda Bokhorst
2017 Winter

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