Brexit Effects on the European Real Estate Market

Following the UK’s decision to leave the European Union back in 2016, European politics had taken an unexpected turn, confirming divisions among country members existed, despite the apparent image of unity. This is a situation that could reshape the economic picture, both in a positive or negative way, meaning we must keep track of the latest developments and act accordingly. I’m Ofir Eyal Bar, a real estate investor and I would like to talk briefly about Brexit and how it could impact the real estate market in the months ahead. [Read More]

Investing in Real Estate vs. Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Since an increasing number of investors are becoming aware of the need to have a more diversified portfolio, real estate continues to be one of the “safe-haven” assets. When it comes to investing in real estate, there are two main options, namely traditional real estate ownership or Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). [Read More]

Ways to Get Started and Invest in the South African Real Estate

When it comes to South Africa, people think about some of the most amazing cities like Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Pretoria, but what’s sometimes not well understood is the huge real estate potential there. The country witnessed persistent growth for years and given that the urban middle class continues to expand, the demand for new houses, shopping malls, and office blocks is also rising. Because of that, it would be appropriate to provide a few insights into the real estate industry and what people must consider before getting involved. [Read More]

European Real Estate Investment Opportunities in 2019

Since the 2008 financial crisis, the European Continent had to face serious challenges on the economic, social, and financial side, but despite many pessimistic expectations, the real estate market continues to be among the most popular in the world. Supported by a middle class with high purchasing power, as well as many regions with touristic potential, opportunities had arisen throughout 2019. [Read More]