Investing in International Property

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Property is one of the most popular ways to increase wealth. Why? Where should you be investing? How can you make sure you won't lose all of your money?

John Howell, Editor & Founder of Guides.Global, speaks about buying property abroad with Francine Carrel, Assistant Editor of Guides Global.

John is a former lawyer with over 30 years' legal experience in the international property industry. He has dealt with many hundreds of clients wanting to invest in real estate overseas. If you want more specific advice on where you should be buying property, please contact him at john@jhco.org to set up a preliminary meeting (which can be done by phone or in person).

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I hope you have found this guide useful. If you need any further help, please contact me.

John Howell

15 September 2016


This guide was co-authored by John Howell (Email: John.Howell@Guides.Global or John@jhco.org. Web: www.jhco.org or www.Guides.Global)

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