How to purchase and register property
All expats can buy property in South Korea, but the process of registering the property is different for foreigners and nationals. We have outlined the process for buying and registering property as a foreigner below.
Transaction and ownership costs
When buying property in South Korea, there are quite a few taxes and transaction costs you need to pay, including legal fees, stamp duty and property registration tax. You can expect to pay around 22% of the purchase price in additional fees.