Landlord Advises On Overseas Investment In Lapland

Santa Claus is coming earlier this year for UK Investors. With prospects for the UK property market looking a trifle dimmer in the winter months, property investors are looking to a part of the World where the 24 hr sun shines, to realize some glowing profits to keep them moving through the coming winter. For the investor with imagination, Lapland is the place to have a look at. Neighbouring Finland’s economy is booming, and Finns love nothing more than a skiing holiday. This makes for an increasing and strong demand for log cabin type accommodation, both domestic as well as a rapidly increasing flow from the UK and US. In Lapland, snow is guaranteed all winter long, causing a migration from the French and Italian ski slopes. This brought about an increase in visitors numbering more than 33% in the winter of 2006/2007, with this figure expected to rise pro rata this coming winter. As well as the skiing crowd, Lapland has become a very popular venue for domestic holiday makers, especially from the UK, who want to bring their children to see the actual Santa set out on his journey to distribute Xmas gifts to children all over the World. Lapland is also growing in popularity in the summer with tourist for all sorts of activities, from salmon fishing to white water rafting, Lapland is becoming the all round venue for holidays in summer or winter. However it is not only the children who are smiling and laughing this holiday season in Lapland! Property investors who have invested in the Lapland property market are showing ROI’s of tens of thousands of euros on their investment in their first years, with no sign of demand weaning. Space for growth seems to be unlimited, at least for the time being. The early birds will get the worm, as being as near as possible to the town centres will make investing in the Lapland property market an almost certain gold mine investment. Lapland is on the up, Levi has just had a bonanza time, as Donald Trump has announced a 30 Million euro investment in the town, 10 million of his own money is in that deal The towns to look for is Levi and Yllas as these are the skiing villages that are the popular ones with the tourists Cabins in Yllas region have increased in value by 22% in 2006/2007