County is an attractive real estate market to foreign buyers (and sellers).
However, international transactions are significantly different and more
complex than domestic deals. From currency issues and financing to visa and tax
laws, working with a Realtor® who knows how to handle these differences can
make or break the purchase or sale of your home. Because of these nuances, it
is essential to work with a knowledgeable and trusted professional.
What is a CIPS?
A Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designee has undergone
specialized training to complete international transactions seamlessly and with
designation, is the onlyinternational designation recognized by the
National Association of REALTORS®. Only REALTORS® who have completed the
coursework and demonstrated considerable experience in international business
can call themselves a CIPS designee, and use the name and logo.
After they have completed the coursework requirements, designees
instantly join a tight-knit network of over 2,800 international property
professionals around the world. These referral partners can help you do
business in over 50 countries, and ensure that you will receive the same level
of service no matter where your next home is located. Amir is
one of only about 400 California agents with this designation.
How does working with a CIPS
designee benefit you?
If you own a home in Orange County, there is a good chance that an
international buyer will be interested in purchasing your house. As a Certified
International Property Specialist, Amir is a global real estate
professional. He is well informed and prepared to work with international
clients, so you can be sure you will enjoy a smooth and seamless
experience. Amir has the education, the resources and the network to build
an international marketing strategy for your property to help attract qualified
buyers from around the globe.
As a designee, Amir has access to a wide network of
professionals to assist you with inbound or outbound transactions around the
Why use a CIPS as a foreign
Real estate transactions are different from country to country – each
destination has its own rules and regulations. From currency issues and
financing, to visa and tax laws, to contracts, duties and titles, global real
estate transactions can be complicated. Certified International Property
Specialists have demonstrated experience-helping clients successfully purchase
properties worldwide. They can streamline the process to save you time and
How You Can Be Benefited
from Amir’s Global Network
As a Certified International Property Specialist, Amir Vahdat is part of a
worldwide referral network comprised of elite international property
professionals from 45 countries. He can use this network to help you find the
perfect property, and He can put you in touch with a reliable global
professional who is local to your desired destination. Having the right real
estate professional working for you can make a world of difference when you are
buying property overseas.