Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,All Real Estate Advice Topics,PR http://www.zillow.com/advice/PR/all/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate I would like to change my screen name please! http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-would-like-to-change-my-screen-name-please/555226/ 1 reply Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-would-like-to-change-my-screen-name-please/555226/ 2014-08-18T05:46:00Z Hi, I have a credit score of 636 and Im trying to get a loan to buy a house through Farmers Home? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Hi-I-have-a-credit-score-of-636-and-Im-trying-to-get-a-loan-to-buy-a-house-through-Farmers-Home/553604/ Is it posible to get the loan?<br \><br \>1 reply Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Hi-I-have-a-credit-score-of-636-and-Im-trying-to-get-a-loan-to-buy-a-house-through-Farmers-Home/553604/ 2014-08-07T16:27:00Z how can i find how much i can sell my house http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-i-find-how-much-i-can-sell-my-house/552525/ 2 replies Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:24:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-i-find-how-much-i-can-sell-my-house/552525/ 2014-08-01T00:24:00Z I would like to sell a beach house in Puerto Rico. What can I do? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-would-like-to-sell-a-beach-house-in-Puerto-Rico-What-can-I-do/548608/ 1 reply Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-would-like-to-sell-a-beach-house-in-Puerto-Rico-What-can-I-do/548608/ 2014-07-06T17:46:00Z Why is my home not visibly listed? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-is-my-home-not-visibly-listed/546715/ Zillow website provided congratulation on posting our home over 2 weeks ago. The link provided just leads to our home location, Penuelas, PR but nothing else. Is this home really listed: 212 Paseo del Puerto, Penuelas, PR 00624&nbsp;<br \><br \>0 replies Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-is-my-home-not-visibly-listed/546715/ 2014-06-23T12:18:00Z Puerto Rico tax heaven? act 20-22 http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Puerto-Rico-tax-heaven-act-20-22/543712/ Would you like to move to a paradise island and pay low taxes?<br/>there is &nbsp;act 20 act 22 tax incentives law since 2012 .get to know them<br \><br \>1 reply Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:35:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Puerto-Rico-tax-heaven-act-20-22/543712/ 2014-06-02T17:35:00Z por que cuando llamo real estatepara odtener zestimate no medan el presio coredto http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/por-que-cuando-llamo-real-estatepara-odtener-zestimate-no-medan-el-presio-coredto/544942/ Quiero compral una casa en efedtibo&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;no me ayudan<br \><br \>2 replies Tue, 10 Jun 2014 19:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/por-que-cuando-llamo-real-estatepara-odtener-zestimate-no-medan-el-presio-coredto/544942/ 2014-06-10T19:18:00Z Are you planing to include Puerto Rico in the approved phone area code to post rental ads in Postlet http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-planing-to-include-Puerto-Rico-in-the-approved-phone-area-code-to-post-rental-ads-in-Postlet/545309/ 0 replies Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:54:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-planing-to-include-Puerto-Rico-in-the-approved-phone-area-code-to-post-rental-ads-in-Postlet/545309/ 2014-06-12T22:54:00Z Puerto Rico the Diamond in the Caribbean? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Puerto-Rico-the-Diamond-in-the-Caribbean/543637/ <p>&nbsp;</p><h3>Act 20 and Act 22</h3><p>The Puerto Rican government would rather see Act 20 and Act 22, both of which were created in 2008, in the headlines. Act 20 offers incentives by taxing companies at a flat 4% on earnings, as well as offering them 100% tax exemption on dividends or profit distributions from export services.</p><p>And it's not just Paulson. According to the government, Putnam Bridge Investments is expected to invest around $200 million this year.</p><p>"Get on a plane now, and business class is filled with representatives from The Blackstone Group L.P. Goldman Sachs Group Inc , DE Shaw, and every private equity firm I know," said Nicholas Prouty, president of Putnam Bridge.</p><p>The government is expecting 300 applications for relocation this year, and is already well on its way with 150 active applications filed. The hope of the government is that these moves will add 90,000 jobs and an additional $7 billion to the island's present GDP of just over $105 billion by the end of 2016.</p><br \><br \>0 replies Mon, 02 Jun 2014 04:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Puerto-Rico-the-Diamond-in-the-Caribbean/543637/ 2014-06-02T04:30:00Z Why many people fro New York are moving in to Puerto Rico? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-many-people-fro-New-York-are-moving-in-to-Puerto-Rico/543636/ <p>&nbsp;Puerto Rico has always offered beautiful weather, cheap local labor, sun, sand and surf. Now, in a move to bolster the island's suffering economy, the island is looking to woo wealthy U.S. business owners with tax breaks that provide generous dividend and capital gains tax breaks for those willing to relocate their businesses to the tropical paradise.</p><p>John Paulson, founder of Paulson &amp; Co., is looking to expand his investment in Puerto Rico to $1 billion by the end 2015. Paulson with an estimated worth of $11 billion already invested $260 million earlier this year to create two luxury resorts San Juan's Condado district. This investment comes on the heels of his investment in the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort and the Bahia Beach Resort &amp; Gold Club last year.</p><p>While the company has yet to comment, Paulson is headlining an invitation-only summit in San Juan, Puerto Rico later this week to explain the tax breaks available to companies willing to make the move.</p><p>Despite a declining population, unemployment is rising on the island whose $70 billion debt burden has found it in the news quite often but for the wrong reasons.</p><h3>&nbsp;</h3><br \><br \>0 replies Mon, 02 Jun 2014 04:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-many-people-fro-New-York-are-moving-in-to-Puerto-Rico/543636/ 2014-06-02T04:27:00Z Why Puerto Rico is call the new Diamond in the Caribbean? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Puerto-Rico-is-call-the-new-Diamond-in-the-Caribbean/540668/ &nbsp;Puerto Rico has always offered beautiful weather, cheap local labor, sun, sand and surf. Now, in a move to bolster the island's suffering economy, the island is looking to woo wealthy U.S. business owners with tax breaks that provide generous dividend and capital gains tax breaks for those willing to relocate their businesses to the tropical paradise.<p>John Paulson, founder of Paulson &amp; Co., is looking to expand his investment in Puerto Rico to $1 billion by the end 2015. Paulson with an estimated worth of $11 billion already invested $260 million earlier this year to create two luxury resorts San Juan's Condado district. This investment comes on the heels of his investment in the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort and the Bahia Beach Resort &amp; Gold Club last year.</p><p>Act 20 and Act 22</p><p>The Puerto Rican government would rather see Act 20 and Act 22, both of which were created in 2008, in the headlines. Act 20 offers incentives by taxing companies at a flat 4% on earnings, as well as offering them 100% tax exemption on dividends or profit distributions from export services.</p><p>And it's not just Paulson. According to the government, Putnam Bridge Investments is expected to invest around $200 million this year.</p><p>"Get on a plane now, and business class is filled with representatives from The Blackstone Group L.P. Goldman Sachs Group Inc , DE Shaw, and every private equity firm I know," said Nicholas Prouty, president of Putnam Bridge.</p><p>The government is expecting 300 applications for relocation this year, and is already well on its way with 150 active applications filed. The hope of the government is that these moves will add 90,000 jobs and an additional $7 billion to the island's present GDP of just over $105 billion by the end of 2016.</p><br \><br \>0 replies Wed, 14 May 2014 02:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Puerto-Rico-is-call-the-new-Diamond-in-the-Caribbean/540668/ 2014-05-14T02:22:00Z This property is located in Guanica PR. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/This-property-is-located-in-Guanica-PR/540093/ This is a multi apartment with home gated development.<br \><br \>0 replies Fri, 09 May 2014 22:49:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/This-property-is-located-in-Guanica-PR/540093/ 2014-05-09T22:49:00Z send me offers only for beaches of isla verde/carolina http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/send-me-offers-only-for-beaches-of-isla-verde-carolina/539645/ thank you for your regular mails,but i am looking for a condo ONLY at beaches of isla verde/carolina and around<br/>the racket club condominium building would be perfect (we have PR friends there)<br/>thank you very much<br/>I PAY CASH ,no loan necessary<br/>GERARD EPIN<br/>FRANCE &nbsp; gerard.epin@gmail.com<br/>&nbsp;<br \><br \>0 replies Wed, 07 May 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/send-me-offers-only-for-beaches-of-isla-verde-carolina/539645/ 2014-05-07T12:30:00Z How much taxes are owed on Puerto Rico property sold for 86,000. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-much-taxes-are-owed-on-Puerto-Rico-property-sold-for-86-000/533429/ 0 replies Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:51:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-much-taxes-are-owed-on-Puerto-Rico-property-sold-for-86-000/533429/ 2014-03-23T13:51:00Z I cant seem to figure out how to find the listing broker when I get a lead for it http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-cant-seem-to-figure-out-how-to-find-the-listing-broker-when-I-get-a-lead-for-it/423261/ 5 replies Thu, 17 Nov 2011 20:58:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-cant-seem-to-figure-out-how-to-find-the-listing-broker-when-I-get-a-lead-for-it/423261/ 2011-11-17T20:58:00Z Are you planning to relocate&gt;? and pay low tax? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-planning-to-relocate-gt-and-pay-low-tax/520445/ ACT 22<br/><br/>Purpose<br/>Along with Act 20, Puerto Rico adopted the "Act to Promote the Relocation of Individual Investors" (Act 22) to stimulate economic development by offering nonresident individuals 100% tax exemptions on all interest, all dividends, and all long-term capital gains to entice nonresidents&nbsp; to relocate in Puerto Rico.<br/>&nbsp;<br/><br \><br \>1 reply Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:53:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-planning-to-relocate-gt-and-pay-low-tax/520445/ 2013-11-30T18:53:00Z What to know in Puerto Rico Real Estate? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-to-know-in-Puerto-Rico-Real-Estate/530021/ The island of Puerto Rico is a very popular tourist destination because of its location, rich history and warm atmosphere. There is a US federal Court System and the local laws of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico adhered from old Spanish laws from the country of Spain. All property transactions are adhered to and transacted in the old Spanish laws including the property registries. The island has a wide selection of real estate from residential homes and condos. There are areas of Luxury Homes throughout the Island. You will find many commercial properties including retail, multi-family and industrial warehouses. There is still plentiful supply of land to purchase including commercial and agriculture throughout the island. Feature properties around the island are cliff ocean view homes and beachfront homes with panoramic views. There are central mountain homes with ocean or lake view homes, some with both. There is a Urban metropolitan area mostly around the cities of San Juan, Carolina and Guaynabo with high end buildings offering accessible public transportation, walking distance to shopping areas, malls, beaches and cultural arts centers. The Rural areas mostly found in the central and south end of the island offers beautiful Caribbean style homes built on large parcels of land. Puerto Rico is a unique island with many real estate opportunities lower end property taxes than most of the other Caribbean Islands, more airports and sea ports than other Caribbean Islands, more US banking systems and franchises with excellent infrastructure.<p>Puerto Rico offers a vast selection and lower price range real estate within the Caribbean. Puerto Rico also offers many benefits and tax exemptions when buying Puerto Rico Real Estate.</p><br \><br \>2 replies Wed, 26 Feb 2014 03:58:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-to-know-in-Puerto-Rico-Real-Estate/530021/ 2014-02-26T03:58:00Z I NEED TO REPLACE A LOSS PROPERTY DEED HOUSE IN PUNTA SANTIAGO, PR WHERE CAN I GET THIS? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-NEED-TO-REPLACE-A-LOSS-PROPERTY-DEED-HOUSE-IN-PUNTA-SANTIAGO-PR-WHERE-CAN-I-GET-THIS/507360/ 2 replies Sat, 17 Aug 2013 22:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-NEED-TO-REPLACE-A-LOSS-PROPERTY-DEED-HOUSE-IN-PUNTA-SANTIAGO-PR-WHERE-CAN-I-GET-THIS/507360/ 2013-08-17T22:09:00Z Cualificas para la ley 87 ?Dept de Vivienda de Puerto Rico hasta $150,OOO http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Cualificas-para-la-ley-87-Dept-de-Vivienda-de-Puerto-Rico-hasta-150-OOO/442669/ LEY 87 En el caso de la Ley 87, son miles de personas en Puerto Rico las que han logrado adquirir su hogar a trav&eacute;s de este programa. Entre las caracter&iacute;sticas principales del mismo se encuentran: el valor total de la hipoteca no puede exceder los $150,000, el ingreso familiar es hasta $60,000 y solo es necesario un 2% de pronto. Ejemplo: Si la propiedad que interesa comprar tiene un valor de $100,000, el pronto ser&iacute;a de tan solo $2,000. Adem&aacute;s, como atractivo adicional, este programa se puede aplicar tanto a vivienda nueva como existente y a una sola unidad de vivienda, sea unifamiliar, condominio o &ldquo;walk-up&rdquo; siempre y cuando sea su vivienda principal. A nivel de cr&eacute;dito, el solicitante debe tener un m&iacute;nimo de tres experiencias de crediticias, preferible aquellas relacionadas a gastos del hogar.<br \><br \>1 reply Mon, 14 May 2012 01:02:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Cualificas-para-la-ley-87-Dept-de-Vivienda-de-Puerto-Rico-hasta-150-OOO/442669/ 2012-05-14T01:02:00Z Zillow is not recornizing the address in typing .. need help http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Zillow-is-not-recornizing-the-address-in-typing-need-help/527009/ I want to claim a house in PR to put it up for sale and am having trouble getting the address to be recognized.<br \><br \>1 reply Mon, 03 Feb 2014 18:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Zillow-is-not-recornizing-the-address-in-typing-need-help/527009/ 2014-02-03T18:22:00Z