The Riga, Latvia Real Estate Investment Guide

The Riga, Latvia Real Estate Investment Guide

A budget-friendly country in the Baltics might not be the place that you, a high-net-worth individual, might want to live in. But it would be foolish to give Latvia a miss when it comes to investing. The country is full of great real estate deals with some of the...
The Bogota, Colombia Real Estate Investment Guide

The Bogota, Colombia Real Estate Investment Guide

There isn’t a better example of a country that has successfully challenged and changed its status quo than Colombia. What used to be a place overrun with bloodthirsty drug cartels and all-reaching corrupted government officials just a few decades ago is now one of the...
6 Challenges of Real Estate Investment Overseas

6 Challenges of Real Estate Investment Overseas

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Here at Nomad Capitalist, we are strong proponents of the benefits of investing overseas and owning international real estate. We’ve discussed investment markets like Cambodia, Colombia, Georgia, Turkey, and even EU candidate...
What is Tax Residence and Why Does it Matter?

What is Tax Residence and Why Does it Matter?

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia When we help our clients create an offshore strategy for their Nomad Capitalist lifestyle, I find that there are many people who have a hard time telling the difference between a residence permit – a second residence – and their actual...
The Benefits of Owning International Real Estate

The Benefits of Owning International Real Estate

Last Updated July 27, 2020 Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Recently, I attended a talk by a financial guru who specializes in diversification.  Although he had plenty of good suggestions, I noticed that all of the mutual funds and other investments that he mentioned...
US FEIE: How the Bona Fide Residence Test Works

US FEIE: How the Bona Fide Residence Test Works

Last Updated August 14, 2020 Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia If you’re a US citizen looking to legally reduce your tax burden, chances are you’ve considered pursuing the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion. Since the US uses a system of citizenship-based...