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    • andrewthomas2008
    • By andrewthomas2008 18th Mar 17, 1:30 PM
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    Buying a house in Sylhet, Bangladesh
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    • 18th Mar 17, 1:30 PM
    Buying a house in Sylhet, Bangladesh 18th Mar 17 at 1:30 PM
    Hi All,

    I'd like to know how much the average 4/5 bedroom house in Sylhet, Bangladesh would cost to purchase.

    I've heard they can be a similar price to the properties in the south east of England.
    I'd also like to know how much it would cost to build a similar sized property over there too.

    Thank you for any replies.

    Have a great weekend.

    Regards

    Andrew
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    • marliepanda
    • By marliepanda 18th Mar 17, 1:31 PM
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    • #2
    • 18th Mar 17, 1:31 PM
    • #2
    • 18th Mar 17, 1:31 PM
    Hi All,

    I'd like to know how much the average 4/5 bedroom house in Sylhet, Bangladesh would cost to purchase.

    I've heard they can be a similar price to the properties in the south east of England.
    I'd also like to know how much it would cost to build a similar sized property over there too.

    Thank you for any replies.

    Have a great weekend.

    Regards

    Andrew
    Originally posted by andrewthomas2008

    Our resident Bangladeshi property expert will be along shortly, just hold on.
    Survey Earnings 2017 - £163
    • Westminster
    • By Westminster 18th Mar 17, 1:59 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 1:59 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 1:59 PM
    Good luck getting a useful answer to this question
    Hi. Martin has asked me to tell you I'm a Board Guide on the following boards: Mortgages & Endowments, Mortgage-Free Wannabe, House Buying, Renting & Selling, Small Biz & Charities' MoneySaving and Charities.

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    • Harryp_24
    • By Harryp_24 18th Mar 17, 2:01 PM
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    • #4
    • 18th Mar 17, 2:01 PM
    • #4
    • 18th Mar 17, 2:01 PM
    hi, residential Bangladeshi property tycoon here. around 50.
    • sparky130a
    • By sparky130a 18th Mar 17, 2:31 PM
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    • #5
    • 18th Mar 17, 2:31 PM
    • #5
    • 18th Mar 17, 2:31 PM
    hi, residential Bangladeshi property tycoon here. around 50.
    Originally posted by Harryp_24
    Goats?....
    • G_M
    • By G_M 18th Mar 17, 2:40 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 2:40 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 2:40 PM
    Do not listen to Harryp_24.

    He is NOT the "residential Bangladeshi property tycoon".

    Has he baked you a cake yet? No - thought not.

    I am the resident Bangladeshi property tycoon and I say 55 upwards.
    • cashbackproblems
    • By cashbackproblems 18th Mar 17, 2:41 PM
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    • #7
    • 18th Mar 17, 2:41 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 2:41 PM
    It would cost £73,788 for a five bed house, with south facing garden
    • HB58
    • By HB58 18th Mar 17, 2:45 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 2:45 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 2:45 PM
    cbp, you are obviously talking nonsense. I don't think you are an expert at all.

    By my calculations, it is £73,788.50!
    • Hasbeen
    • By Hasbeen 18th Mar 17, 2:49 PM
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    • #9
    • 18th Mar 17, 2:49 PM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 2:49 PM
    Hi All,

    I'd like to know how much the average 4/5 bedroom house in Sylhet, Bangladesh would cost to purchase.

    I've heard they can be a similar price to the properties in the south east of England.
    I'd also like to know how much it would cost to build a similar sized property over there too.

    Thank you for any replies.

    Have a great weekend.

    Regards

    Andrew
    Originally posted by andrewthomas2008
    There you go.

    http://bikroy.com/en/ad/land-with-housesylhet-for-sale-sylhet

    Worth popping over for a quick look, bargain at 90,00,000 or cash price 3,000,000?? Taka's
    Last edited by Hasbeen; 18-03-2017 at 2:57 PM.
    • frugalmacdugal
    • By frugalmacdugal 18th Mar 17, 3:04 PM
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    Hi,

    here you go , just needs a bit of tlc,



    price negotiable.
    Y'all take care now.
    • Penitent
    • By Penitent 18th Mar 17, 3:35 PM
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    Hi,

    here you go , just needs a bit of tlc,



    price negotiable.
    Originally posted by frugalmacdugal
    Is that a comparable property in South East England? I've heard London properties can be a bit bijou.
    • frugalmacdugal
    • By frugalmacdugal 18th Mar 17, 3:38 PM
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    Hi,

    very handy for a bit of Al fresco, seats two.
    Y'all take care now.
    • artyclarty
    • By artyclarty 18th Mar 17, 3:40 PM
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    Is that a comparable property in South East England? I've heard London properties can be a bit bijou.
    Originally posted by Penitent
    That is a property in central London. Has a premium attached to it because of all the green space in its proximity.

    £1m
    • andrewthomas2008
    • By andrewthomas2008 18th Mar 17, 3:45 PM
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    I've actually found this thread quite humorous lol.

    Although I would like some serious responses lol.
    • sparky130a
    • By sparky130a 18th Mar 17, 3:50 PM
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    I've actually found this thread quite humorous lol.

    Although I would like some serious responses lol.
    Originally posted by andrewthomas2008
    https://bikroy.com/en/ads/sylhet-division/property
    • HB58
    • By HB58 18th Mar 17, 4:30 PM
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    I've actually found this thread quite humorous lol.

    Although I would like some serious responses lol.
    Originally posted by andrewthomas2008
    I'm not sure that this forum is the place to find the required information or expertise.
    • davidmcn
    • By davidmcn 18th Mar 17, 4:42 PM
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    I've actually found this thread quite humorous lol.

    Although I would like some serious responses lol.
    Originally posted by andrewthomas2008
    I don't know who this Lol chap is, but you might be better to try a Bangladeshi forum than one devoted to UK property.
    • AFF8879
    • By AFF8879 18th Mar 17, 5:05 PM
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    If you do a google image search on "Sylhet", it does look like a very beautiful green place if you ignore the passenger aircraft stuck nose-first in the river.
    • csgohan4
    • By csgohan4 18th Mar 17, 6:19 PM
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    Crashy will be on here shortly to comment on the ridiculously high prices quoted here
    "It is prudent when shopping for something important, not to limit yourself to Pound land"
    • sparky130a
    • By sparky130a 18th Mar 17, 6:28 PM
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    If you do a google image search on "Sylhet", it does look like a very beautiful green place if you ignore the passenger aircraft stuck nose-first in the river.
    Originally posted by AFF8879
    Not a deal breaker. Assuming you weren't on said plan of course...
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