Belgium sees sharp decline in property sales

The Belgian housing market appears to be contracting, according to the results of the Fédération du notariat’s (Fednot) property barometer, though prices remain on the rise.

Expat Q&A: Inheritance and matrimonial property rules in the EU

Many European Union citizens live outside their home country, and more and more mixed couples of different European origins are being formed. These couples often have assets or bank accounts in several countries, and are consequently faced with legal uncertainty and substantial costs when they have to divide their assets in the event of divorce, separation or death.