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An informative guide to buying, selling leasing and renting property in the Philippines for expats and returning Balikbayan. This primer prepares the reader for the many traps and pitfalls that await anyone looking to buy or lease property in the Philippines. The info in this primer has saved hundreds of buyers thousands of times the cover price in real money!
While a non-citizen can't own land, there are several ways a foreigner can get around this restriction and control land and own the buildings upon it. Updated and expanded, this Primer has been the definitive guide for foreigners since 2005.