THE WORLD OF REAL ESTATE

INVESTMENT PROPERTY PURCHASE, SALE AND RENTAL

INVESTING IN NEW OR OLD REAL ESTATE: WHAT TO CHOOSE?

INVESTING IN NEW OR OLD IS THE QUESTION THAT PLAGUES ANY REAL ESTATE INVESTOR.

Investing in old property may be motivated by budgetary reasons. Indeed it is obvious that the acquisition of this type of property costs much less than that of a new one. On the other hand, one must pay attention to its condition and the possible additional costs for repairs. What is more, an old property is preferred by people considering renovations and customised refurbishments.

In addition, people wishing to tax-exempt part of their income will be able to invest in a new property. The schemes available to them are diverse and varied, especially if it is a rental investment. This option is also available if you want a secure investment free of risks.

INVEST IN SENIOR
RESIDENCES

Highly targeted residences, senior residences or residential facilities for dependent elderly people, have been flourishing throughout the territory for several years. These residences are offered as high-income investments.

INVESTING IN TOURIST
ACCOMMODATION

If the principle of the hotel business is to rent a room by night, the tourist residence allows you to rent a real independent apartment. As a result, tourist residences are most often sold as condominiums to individual investors.

PROFESSIONAL OFFICES

An individual who is about to buy a property generally has two objectives in mind: to become the owner of his own home or to acquire a property for rental purposes.

RENTAL INVESTMENT

OWNERS

Landlords are people who own real estate and rent it out. They can rent them directly or hire a professional to do so.

REAL ESTATE

That's the purpose of the rental. Depending on the needs of the tenant, there are several types. There are commercial premises, offices, residential buildings, etc...

LEASING AGREEMENT

It is a contract signed between a tenant and a landlord that governs the relationship between these two parties. It includes a set of clauses relating to several aspects of the lease.

RENTERS

Tenants can be individuals or legal entities looking for a property to rent. They may be individuals, companies or even shopkeepers or other professionals.

BUSINESS PREMISES

A commercial space is a type of property dedicated to commercial activities. Examples of commercial premises include shops, stores, and a business in general.

COMMERCIAL LEASE

The property subject of this lease is obligatorily intended for a craft, commercial or industrial activity. The law regulates several aspects inherent to this type of contract.

CHOOSING A REAL ESTATE BROKER

The first criterion you should consider in determining whether you are dealing with a serious broker is whether it is a licensed broker. Once mandated by the client, this professional will search on behalf of the client (individual or company) for the property that meets the requirements.

REAL ESTATE LOAN

In addition to the real estate loan simulations offered, you can also enter a real estate loan application and thus obtain a personalized proposal. In just a few minutes, compare the best home loan offers, selected and adapted according to your profile and needs.

It is thus advisable to simulate a loan online on a brokerage platform. A team of brokers will negotiate a loan for you at the best conditions. This allows the borrower to estimate the amount of his monthly payments, to have an idea of the repayment period and the interest rate applied.

INVEST IN A PROPERTY TO BE RENOVATED

Many people decide to invest in a property with a view to renovating it. They can be private individuals buying an old house to refurbish and live in, or professionals looking for premises in a strategic location…

Renovation is no small task. Indeed, estimating the cost of this operation is imperative in order to allocate the necessary budget. In certain situations, it is recommended that an expert be called in so that the estimate can be made according to the rules of the trade.

Certain types of renovations give rise to financial aid granted by the state, in this case energy renovation. It can be a zero rate eco-loan (eco-PTZ), an energy transition tax credit, a VAT reduction, etc…

INVESTING IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

Investing in commercial real estate can provide the investor with countless advantages over residential real estate. The first one is the stability of the tenant since a commercial lease is for a minimum of 3 years. So it’s relatively secure in the medium term.

The other major interest of a commercial real estate investment is the income generated. Rents for commercial premises are significantly higher than those for residential premises. Therefore, the lessor has the opportunity to build up significant financial resources. Moreover, if the owner is considering the sale of his commercial property, he is free to set the price. To sum up, here are the 3 main advantages.

  • Investment security
  • Significant financial income
  • A profitable operation over the long term
  • Freedom to set rents and selling prices