(From Hoppler.com. Article by the Hoppler Editorial Board.)
How close are you to buying your own home? Most OFWs dream of going back home to the Philippines. A lot of times the process or the lack of understanding of the process involved in buying property is the only hindrance from fulfilling this dream. It’s not money, it’s time. Do you really have to dedicate your entire precious vacation handling the process? Can you do it while abroad? How can you make sure that the person you entrust to represent you is not getting a runaround by the different agencies you need to secure forms for?
What is “consularization”? Who is the attorney-in fact? How much are the other expenses involved? These are the same questions I went through before and I’d like to share them all to you here. At some point it feels dumbed down, but the assumption that you can tell a fake document from a real document is not fully helpful either. Continue reading How to Buy Properties in the Philippines: A Guide for OFWs & Filipinos Abroad