Investment Benefits

WHY INVEST OFFSHORE

Get broader access to global markets

There are significant advantages to investing, holding assets and doing business offshore. Investors have a broader access to global markets and therefore more investment opportunities whilst simultaneously diversifying their personal investment portfolio.

Assets are protected from an unstable political and economic arena. Providing personal security and financial stability with the best possible tax and estate planning in mind.

LOWER INFLATION RATE

83%

LOWER MARKET SIZE

60%

BETTER SUPPLY OF INFRASTRUCTURE

86%

LESS CRIME AND THEFT

80%
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Short to Medium Term

Tax Minimisation | Negative Gearing | Depreciation Benefits

Medium Term

Increased Rental Income
Lower monthly costs.

Long Term

Rental income supports cash flow and Return on Investment.

  • Few investments today offers the stability, simplicity and good returns offered by property investment. 
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  • A very sound investment in a politically and economically stable country that offers long term capital growth as well as safe investment structures.
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  • Rental income generated by the property supports cash flow. 
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  • The property is insurable against loss or bazinga – even an event such as the tenant breaking their lease or failing to pay their rent can be insured. 
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  • Investing in offshore property is a safeguard against any fluctuations in the South African economy brought on by political instability or rising inflation. ba
  • The property’s value will be measured in British Pounds or Australian Dollars which have performed very well against the Rand for decades thereby providing future Rand hedge for investors. 
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  • It can be sold whenever an investor wants to liquidate their position and the net proceeds repatriated at the prevalent exchange rate at the time. 
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  • The structures established gives the investor the benefit of extracting funds by selling or borrowing against the investment. 
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  • Both the UK and Australia have an undersupplied housing market. 
  • Capital appreciation of the property amplified by the exchange rate. 
  • DEMOGRAPHICS

    Major shifts in the demographics of a nation can have a large impact on real estate trends for several decades.

  • INTEREST RATES

    Traditionally low interest rates make it worthwhile to gear with the bank's money.

  • ECONOMY

    The UK is one of the world's most globalised countries.  

  • PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

    Our main property management agency manages almost 800 properties with a 98% occupancy rate.

  • INVESTMENT MOTIVES

    At BDB we know that every investor is unique. The Investors viewpoint needs to be established and a suitable investment opportunity found to tick all the boxes.