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5 Years of Real Estate Transactions in Figures

13 Jun , 2016  

Lucury Penthouse in Tigne Point, Sliema, Malta

Over € 2 billion worth of property transacted in 2015 Data released in Parliament by finance minister Edward Scicluna shows that 15,557 contracts of property sales were concluded in 2015, amounting to over €2 billion worth of property. This denotes a 35% increase over 2013, when 12,272 contracts were concluded, amounting to a total of […]

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Malta in March

3 Mar , 2016  

Mnajdra Temples

Although the beautiful weather happens year-round in Malta, each month of the year reserves special surprises and events to be experienced differently. March in Malta is a special month to be in the Maltese Islands and immerse yourself in the island’s cultural and historical heritage, mainly associated with its long-standing religious traditions and pre-historic ties […]

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Nearly €2.5 billion in Promises of Sales on Maltese Properties in 2015

2 Feb , 2016  

Malta luxury real estate

Throughout 2015, 13,600 promises of sales on property were carried out, amounting to nearly €2.5 billion worth of property being signed for – an unprecedented high. The next highest value was registered the year before, at €1.6 billion in 2014, however the discrepancy between 2014 and 2015 remains something to consider. This information was provided […]

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Luxury Property Market Insights with Philip White, CEO, SIR Affiliates LLC

5 Jan , 2016  

Malta Sotheby's Realty

At the close of 2015, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates CEO Philip White discusses the international luxury real estate market with CNBC and shares his insights based on some trends that were observed in 2015. The Sotheby’s International Realty brand closed the year 2015 with a network of more than 18,000 independent sales associates located in approximately […]

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The 4 types of luxury homes that are ‘in’ with the world’s ultra-rich

18 Nov , 2015  

The rise of the Multi-Homer by Wealth-X

The world’s Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) population are not just multi-millionaires, they are also multi-homeowners. The latest study published by Wealth-X in collaboration with Sotheby’s International Realty, entitled The Rise of the Multi-Homer, highlights the four types of luxury real estate that fulfil the needs, aspirations and lifestyle options of the world’s richest and […]

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Malta’s Individual Investor Programme So Far

5 Nov , 2015  

Malta citizenship programme

137 IIP applicants granted citizenship in a year Officially published data related to successful applications for Malta’s Individual Investor Programme (IIP) between July 2014 and June 2015 revealed the typical applicant’s profile as well as figures related to these applicants’ investment in Maltese real estate after being granted citizenship. It appears that between July of […]

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Malta SIR Director shares insights on local luxury property market

18 Sep , 2015  

Malta Sotheby's Realty

In an interview given to Expat Focus, Malta Sotheby’s International Realty Director & Joint Owner Michael J Zammit commented about the worldwide luxury brand’s positioning on the local market and gave his insights about the local real estate market and how to best approach real estate locally if you’re a foreigner looking to buy. Here […]

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Malta’s citizenship programme an ‘opportunity gateway’ for UHNW individuals

14 Aug , 2015  

Malta citizenship programme

Worldwide luxury residential real estate as ‘opportunity gateway’ for UHNW Individuals The last report published by Wealth X in collaboration with Sotheby’s International Realty demonstrated that collectively, the world’s Ultra High Net Worth Individuals currently have around 10% of their collective net assets invested in real estate around the world and are looking to place […]

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Foreigners’ Guide To: Buying or Renting a Property in Malta

1 Jul , 2015  

View of Valletta skyline from Tigne point apartment balcony in Sliema

Relocating to Malta Year after year, foreigners are attracted to Malta due to its unique lifestyle offering. Its warm climate with sunshine year-round, its remarkable culture and history and local character, coupled with an advantageous fiscal framework and flat tax rates create an attractive proposition. As a result, many are those who choose to relocate, […]

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Registered increase in Malta property prices

3 Jun , 2015  

The Property Price Index (PPI) for the first quarter of 2015 went up by 2.8% when compared to the same quarter of last year. The Index, issued by the National Statistics Office now stands at 104.76. The Apartment Index was a main driver, registering a rise of 4.5% when compared to the first quarter of […]

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5 Feb , 2015  

Malta and Gozo Facts

Malta is an ideal multinational location for efficient international business contacts. Located at a strategic crossroad between Europe and Africa, Malta is a meeting point of cultures and languages at the centre of the Mediterranean. As one of the most popular destinations, the Maltese Islands have plenty to offer visitors – whether they are here […]