Foreign Investment in the United States for Real Estate has been and will continue to be a safe and profitable investment for International Buyers. Our sound economy and investor friendly tax laws allow not only U.S. citizens to invest but also International Investors an opportunity to buy Real Estate. As with any investment, foreign nationals should be informed about all aspects of purchasing property here in the U.S. You should not rely on local customs in your own country to apply to a Real Estate transaction in the U.S.
You must first become familiar with the process of purchasing property and then you must seek out the advice of an international tax attorney. Many foreign nationals jump into the process of purchasing without knowing the tax consequences in advance. By doing a little extra work upfront; you will save yourself headaches later on when you need to sell your investment.