Costs + Legal Details
Costs for purchase
If you buy property in Austria you should consider the following costs:
3,5 % purchase tax
1,1 % land registry tax
3,6 % commission tax
1,5 % contract costs + VAT + extra costs
The given percentages are deducted from the purchase price of your future property.
Mortgages are legal and possible in Austria!
Costs for rental
One monthly rent (i.e. monthly rent + VAT + running costs + heating per month)
Two monthly rents
Three-years-rent or more
Three monthly rents
The costs of the rental contract will be around 500,-- to 700,-- EUR.
EU-citizens have exactly the same legal status to purchase Austrian property as Austrians themselves.
EU-citizens are allowed to take any job inside Austria like American-Green-Card-holders.
Every EU-citizen has the legal right for a registered title for his main residential
If it is not main residential property every Austrian federal state has its own laws.
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