Property Laws governing FDI into UK property

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    Property Laws governing FDI into UK property

    Hello All,

    This is my first time posting here!

    I hope somebody can help me with identifying the UK laws that govern foreign direct investment (FDI) or foreign buyers buying UK property?

    Any help will be great!

    #2
    1. Transfer of funds to UK solicitor may be subject to Money Laundering checks and you should look for advice from your bank ( in UK ). The UK estate agents are regulated under the Moneylaundering Act and may want to know the origin of your funds.

    2. This tax office guide ( below ) for registration by non-resident landlords may help you :

    https://www.gov.uk/guidance/paying-t...ndlords-abroad

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      #3
      It seems the wikipedia website has FDI to mean buying a controlling interest in another company . It means the response in post 2 is wrong.

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