Real Estate

Starting life abroad as an expat; you’ll need a place to live

Finding your property abroad

If you’ve decided to move abroad with your family or branch out your business; you’ll need property to either buy or rent. Perhaps as well, you’re part of an investment scheme and want to put your money into property.

Whatever it is, you’re going to need a helping hand to find the right place to meet your requirements, secure a mortgage or lease agreement, plus have a trusted partner who can make sense of contracts and agreements when it comes to potential legal and structural information.

As we already know who you need to talk to in Cyprus, Malta, Portugal, the UAE or USA when it comes to finding the right property – no matter what you need it for – RHJ Law is on hand to make things easier. From researching the market to finding something you like, arranging viewings or attending on your behalf, dialling you in via video phone, putting in an offer and helping to sign the right contracts – we can do it all.

Want to know how much you can borrow?

Sending through your information, we can then get in touch with leading bankers across the world who can provide you with your mortgage options for buying property abroad.

Will you need to do anything else?

In many cases, before you can begin looking into buying or leasing property, you’re going to need to meet certain criteria, for example in Portugal you will need a NIF. We’ll talk to you about what you need, and help get the wheels in motion.


Enquire today

Tell us what you’re looking for

Review the options

Let us send you through the options we’ve found and work with you deciding what you’d like to go ahead with


Whether you’re moving in, renting out or investing - enjoy your new property!

Frequently Asked Questions

If I am relocating should I buy or rent?

If you are moving on the Golden Visa then you will need to buy property of at least €500,000. However, if you’re not, then it is totally up to you.

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Whether you're setting up your business, finding your dream home, opening a bank account or securing citizenship for your family; RHJ Law are here to help you. Whatever it is, talk to us today about your move to Cyprus, Malta, Portugal, the UAE, UK or the USA.


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