Investment Property in Zabol

Investment Real Estate in Zabol

Investment Property in Zabol
Investment Property in Zabol

Zabol property investment can be a worthwhile venture if you are selective with the areas you choose to invest in. If not, you could find that your investment suffers due to low rental yields, dwindling demand, and slow property price growth in many parts of Zabol.

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Zabol (Persian: زابل, also transliterated as Zâbol or Zābul) is a city and capital of Zabol County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. Zabol is near the border with Afghanistan. Referred to as Sistan until the late 1920s, the city was renamed Zabol by Reza Shah Pahlavi. At the 2006 census, its population was 130,642, in 27,867 families.

Zabol is located near Lake Hamun and the region is irrigated by the Helmand River. Lake Hamun is a seasonal lake that is often dry. The people of Zabol are mixed of Persians who speak a variant of the Persian language and known as Sistani or Seistani which is very similar to Dari, also known as Afghan Persian, and a small minority of Baloch who speak Balochi, a Northwestern Iranian language.

The city is home to Zabol University, the largest university in the city, as well as the Zabol Medical Science University and the Sistan Museum of Anthropology. Zabol has a regional airport.

Zabol is connected by road to Milak and Zaranj (across the border in Afghanistan). The Delaram-Zaranj Highway provides road connectivity to the rest of Afghanistan. Zabol thus provides Afghanistan access to the Arabian Sea and Persian Gulf via the Port of Chabahar.

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The financial stability of Zabol has translated into a real estate market that rewards forward planning and a willingness to look beyond areas of traditional affluence.


Buy to Rent in Zabol


Renting out your Zabol buy-to-rent investment property can grow wealth and income.


Whatever your goals with investment property in Zabolare – preparation is key:


  • Set goals based on how much rental yield will be required and the local rental yield rates in Zabol and be prepared to change your initial outlook.
  • Thoroughly research the Zabol location with a special emphasis on fringe areas outside the main Zabol metropolis that may be valued lower than their better-known neighbours. Rental yields of around 5% are still attainable in certain areas of Zabol.
  • Ensure that your target investment property in Zabol appeals to professionals. This is a demographic that ensures maximum income and low voids.
  • Finding and vetting suitable tenants is a job ideally left to the professionals. Working with an established letting agent with local knowledge and experience of property legislation will give you the best chance of success.

Flipping Investment Property in Zabol

Flipping property in Zabol


Flipping property is when we advise clients to buy a Zabol property below market value, renovate it and then make a profit by selling it at a higher price, all within a few months, and often before the Zabol market has a time to react to the renovation.


The Flipping Strategy in Zabol


Investment property flipping in Zabol is a simple strategy. You find a property that is in need of renovation from our list and purchase it for a low price. These type of Zabol real estate investments are sometimes referred to by professionals as ‘distressed’ Zabol real estate.


What is distressed Zabol property:


  • Zabol property in need of renovation
  • Zabol real estate with a change of puropose and use
  • Oversold Zabol property
  • Bank repossessions in Zabol


Put simply, long term investors in Zabol purchase the property, renovate it and make it a lot more attractive to potential buyers.


Calculate profit that you make from Zabol investment property flipping:


Final Selling Price less Cost of Purchase less Costs = Profit

Here is an example:

Zabol property purchase price: $220,000

Renovation costs: $20,000

Other costs: $25,000

Property sale price: $400,000

Profit: $135,000


Experienced property developers in Zabol use a minimum profit value of 22% when looking at potential Zabol projects. The reason for this is because there are lots that can go wrong in Zabol property flipping and working on a potential margin of 22% should still leave a good margin of error.


Property Secured Investments is a Private Equity fund that invests in Zabol and many other towns and cities across Europe. The fund is only available to Sophisticated Investors and closed to United States Citizens. While this is not an offer or promotion of the fund, more information can be found at the website

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