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Come and See Us at A Place In The Sun Live – Birmingham 2016

Worldwide Lawyers are excited to announce that we will once again be exhibiting at A Place in the Sun Live and will be back to the Birmingham NEC from 23rd – 25th September 2016. A Place in the Sun Live is the official exhibition of the overseas property TV programme. If you are thinking of buying a […]

inheriting property in italy

Inheritance Of Property and Other Assets In Italy

If you are trying to sort out the inheritance of property or money located in Italy, this can be a daunting task, especially if you do not speak Italian. The Italian assets may be due to be inherited in accordance with a Will or the Italian intestacy rules , but either way you will need to understand what […]

European Union, Brexit, Property purchases in Spain, Property purchases in Portugal

What Brexit means for British property purchasers in Europe

Following the announcement of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, there has been much uncertainty about what this means for Brits looking to buy property in Spain, Portugal, Italy, France or elsewhere in Europe. The Portugal Prime Minister, António Costa, has however seemingly set the tone in an interview following today’s announcement. He […]

Spanish property deposit refunds

Off-Plan Spanish Property Deposits To Be Refunded By Banks

Have You Lost Deposit Money on an Off-Plan Property In Spain? Spanish ruling provides new opportunity for people who lost deposits on off plan property purchases in Spain to get their money back. A landmark judgment from the Spanish Supreme Court on 21 December 2015, ruled that banks can be held responsible, together with the Spanish property developers, […]

Protecting your inheritance when transferring money overseas

Protecting Overseas Inheritance When Transferring Money Abroad

Millions of people have family or friends who own property abroad or have other foreign assets such as bank accounts, shares or other investments overseas. It is therefore becoming increasingly common for people to inherit assets from abroad when loved ones pass away. The best way to protect overseas inheritance funds when transferring them abroad is however often […]