What do we pay a realtor for? (part 2)
If a client asks what he pays a commission for, then the service is not clear to the client. A convincing answer should begin with a counter question: "What do…

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Cottage beyond the seven seas
It is no secret that real estate abroad is sometimes cheaper than at home. However, when buying, various legal difficulties may arise with the preparation of documents, since the buyer…

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The floor that we choose. Living above 16 floors is dangerous for health - doctors say so
“Is it easy to live in a high-rise building?” - this topic of our campaign “City of Wonderful Ideas” caused heated debate among the residents of the capital. Twice, KP…

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Renting an apartment: Avoiding risks Part 2. Landlord risks

Risk 1: scammers. Apartment for rent or for sale

First, consider the most common fraud schemes in the residential rental market. Two methods are especially effective: re-renting an apartment in a sub-rental and selling a house using fake documents.

The first method is effective with those owners who go on a long business trip to another city or country and for a long time can not carry out control checks of the apartment. Continue reading

The floor that we choose. Living above 16 floors is dangerous for health – doctors say so

“Is it easy to live in a high-rise building?” – this topic of our campaign “City of Wonderful Ideas” caused heated debate among the residents of the capital. Twice, KP correspondents gathered full houses on the streets of the city, and each time it was difficult for the people of Kiev to say exactly where it is better to live – on the lower floor or on the upper.

We have heard enough pros and cons (the most compelling read below). “And yet – what floor would you call ideal?” – we did not relent. Then it turned out that it was both more comfortable and safer to live on the 2nd-4th floor. “Better yet, get rich quicker and buy a house in the country!” – finally, the people of Kiev admitted. Continue reading

The price of housing doubles

The Antimonopoly Committee became interested in prices for Kiev housing. After the resumption of home sales by builders, the price of apartments in new buildings jumped by 7-15% compared to the end of 2006.

According to experts, by the end of March, the price will rise by at least 5%. This means that by the end of the year, the cost of Kiev apartments can once again double. The next jump in prices will be made in May, experts say
Now we can already say that the residential real estate market has come to life. According to the analysts of the construction and investment company Kyiv Zhitlo-Invest, today apartments are sold at 86 facilities. However, only in February, several developers increased the cost of square meters. m for $ 100-500 (see table). Continue reading

HOUSE - FULL OF BOWL, AND EVERYTHING NEARBY - YOURS ... Overview of cottage real estate
The one to whom everything that happens on the suburban real estate market is too reminiscent of Chekhov's “Cherry Orchard,” whose heroes yawn meet a late train, will certainly be…

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Is a home buyer always wrong?
In order for the housing stock of Ukraine to be constantly replenished, one square meter needs to be built annually. m per inhabitant. In China, last year they built 1…

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Apartments in prestigious areas of Jerusalem cost less than on the Kiev periphery
In the midst of the New Year’s marathon, fate brought me to the same table with a married couple from Jerusalem, who arrived in warm Kiev in Israel to see…

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Maximum Lux
A high-quality infrastructure in general can become one of the factors determining the level of a village, its class, and, accordingly, social content. In civilized Europe, for example, the status…

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