Reaching the international buyer

Across the globe, despite the impact of the credit crunch, many buyers are still actively seeking opportunities in overseas property and two international magazines, Overseas Property Professional (OPP) and OPP Russia, have recently highlighted Romania as a market for agents to consider for their clients. However, the next stage for the market is for developers to work with agents to drive sales based on this interest. Whether for investors looking to benefit from rentals or capital appreciation, second-homes buyers or those re-locating to the country, a number of developers have experienced demand from outside Romania. OPP has learnt about buyers … Continue reading Reaching the international buyer

OPP- helping Romanian developers establish overseas networks

For many Romanian developers, selling property to overseas buyers can seem a daunting task, requiring a re-think of marketing activities and an understanding of how to interact with agents. However, in reality, the philosophies of doing business remain the same, according to Tibor Fuchsel, territory manager at Overseas Property Professional (OPP). Fuchsel says: “The shift in mindset isn’t as great as some may fear – the fundamentals of the business remain the same. You want to sell property through an intermediary and – whether you use a domestic agent, based in Romania selling to Romanians, or an overseas agents selling … Continue reading OPP- helping Romanian developers establish overseas networks

Bucureşti, 8 aug /Agerpres/ – Overseas Property Professional (OPP),…

… revistă britanică lunară dedicată profesioniştilor pieţei imobiliare şi investiţiilor din străinătate, a întocmit, în numărul său din iulie, o analiză a pieţei imobiliare româneşti. Helen Dutton, redactor la OPP, a dorit să afle ce oportunităţi apar pentru agenţii imobiliari din România, în condiţiile în care turismul se află în plin stadiu de dezvoltare, după modernizarea infrastructurii şi a industriei. Adrian Niculescu, manager la Euroest, crede că sectorul imobiliar încă se află într-o “perioadă de preconsolidare, în care există suficient loc pentru ca alţi jucători să intre pe piaţă, la nivel local şi internaţional”. El recomandă achiziţii în asociere cu … Continue reading Bucureşti, 8 aug /Agerpres/ – Overseas Property Professional (OPP),…

The number of building permits issued in Bulgaria dropped with 25% in Q1 2008

According with the British publication Overseas Property Professional, quoting the Bulgarian National Statistics Institute, in the first three months of this year, 3,505 construction permits in a total amount of 2.56 mil sqm were issued in Bulgaria. In the same period of 2007 were issued 4,637 permits covering 4.46 mil sqm which means a decrease in 2008 of 25%. The city Bourgas is the first with the most permits for construction (394) followed by Sofia (311) and Varna (236). Two thirds of the permits issued during Q1 2008 were for residential projects. For this kind of developments, 2,267 permits were … Continue reading The number of building permits issued in Bulgaria dropped with 25% in Q1 2008