For travelers, food can make or break a city; the more culinary options there are in a city, the more enticing a destination it will be among tourists and expats. Toward this end, a team of analysts at international real estate brokerage Tranio have conducted a survey on food outlet penetration across major European cities, taking into account the housing prices and quality-of-life rankings.
According to the Statistical Office for Berlin-Brandenburg, almost 50,000 people move to Berlin every year. No other German city has such demand for real estate. The number of citizens is growing and the city has to expand, so new housing construction is going on at a rapid pace.
The article describes the types of taxes in Germany. The reader will learn what taxes are paid in Germany by individuals, whether there is a progressive tax in Germany, and what percentage of taxes are paid to the treasury by the citizens with high income.
Despite the turbulence experienced by global markets in 2020, we have continued to flourish. In fact, faced with such pandemic-era obstacles as border closures, we quickly adapted and mastered the art of closing deals remotely, all while expanding our partner networks in Greece, Spain, Germany, the United States and other countries.
Family reunification (Familienzusammenführung) is one of the most popular grounds for immigration to Germany. The main condition for a permanent residence permit by family reunification in Germany is to have a relative or a spouse/registered partner residing in the country.
When you move to Germany on a permanent residence permit, the experiences that you will gain include a steady economy and high living standards, fair wages and excellent healthcare and education. Tranio experts share a checklist for those willing to move to Germany.
Jewish descendants coming from the former Soviet Union have the right to immigrate to Germany under the relaxed rules enabled by a special state programme of the German government.
Business immigration to Germany is supported by the German government’s programme that allows investors and entrepreneurs to obtain a residence permit and find new business opportunities in the country.
Immigrating to Germany offers the chance to improve your standard of living and secure a decent future for your children.
More than €407bn (US $480.5bn) was spent on healthcare in Germany in 2019, according to the expectations of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). In 2018, German healthcare spending accounted for 11.7 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP), giving Germany the second largest healthcare sector in Europe, after Switzerland.
An EU Blue Card is a special type of a residence permit in the countries of the European Union that provides the right to work in the EU to foreign highly-qualified professionals. Non-EU and Schengen area citizens may apply for a Blue Card.
An increasing number of Russian HNWIs (high-net-worth-individuals) are notifying Russia’s tax authorities about their foreign bank accounts and controlled foreign corporations (CFCs). This follows Russia’s adoption of the Common Reporting Standards (CRS) in 2016, which facilitates the automatic exchange of information regarding bank accounts between partner countries’ tax authorities in a bid to combat tax evasion.
Tranio conducted its eighth annual survey, analysing the investment and property purchasing patterns of Russian and CIS nationals abroad. The survey was primarily focussed on income property, looking at the top locations for investment, yield expectations, budgets, and preferred asset classes, as well as the general presence of Russian-speaking investors in local markets.
The five-year rent cap in Berlin is radically changing the capital’s real estate market.
The world’s travel and tourism market is developing quickly, which in turn is fuelling demand for hotel services. Europe is the most visited continent and property investments in the region are on the rise, with Spain and Germany the most attractive countries.