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Why Should You Choose Us?

At International Property Solutions (IPS Invest), we don't just offer property investment opportunities, we provide a gateway to your financial freedom and a path to global wealth. With over two decades of unmatched expertise in the international real estate market, IPS Invest stands as a beacon of innovation, integrity, and investment success.

Unrivaled Expertise and Global Reach

Tailored Investment Strategies

Comprehensive Services

Commitment to Client Success

Sustainable and Responsible Investing

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Our Core Service

At IPS Invest, our global market analysis is the cornerstone of our services. We provide our clients with comprehensive insights into the international real estate market, leveraging our expertise across key regions including South Africa, Australia, the UK, and the USA.

Partner selection

When venturing into international property investment, selecting the right local partners is crucial for the success and growth of your portfolio. These partners are not just facilitators; they are your eyes and ears on the ground, offering invaluable insights and guidance through the complexities of the local market.

Local Market Knowledge

Track Record and Reputation

Alignment with Investment Goals

Comprehensive Support Services

Property Acquisition

With a rigorous selection process, we identify high-potential properties that align with our clients' investment criteria. Our global network and local partner expertise allow us to uncover opportunities that offer both value and growth potential. From due diligence to negotiation, we manage the acquisition process to ensure a seamless and strategic investment.

Strategic Diversification

Due Diligence and Local Knowledge

Long-term Trends and Market Analysis

Risk Management

Structure and Finance

Navigating the intricacies of offshore structuring and financing is crucial for success in international property investment. Essential aspects such as legal frameworks, tax considerations, financing options, and risk management. Understanding these key points enables investors to optimize their global real estate ventures, ensuring profitability and security in a complex and dynamic market.

Understanding Legal Structures

Tax Implications

Financing Strategies

Contingency planning

Property Management and Operations

Our comprehensive property management services ensure that your investment remains profitable and well-maintained. We oversee all aspects of property operations, including tenant relations, maintenance, and financial management, allowing our clients to enjoy the benefits of property ownership.

Importance of Local Expertise

Strategic Tenant Management

Maintenance and Upkeep

Financial Oversight and Performance Monitoring

Investment Monitoring and Reporting

Transparency and communication are key to our client relationships. We provide regular updates and detailed reports on property performance, market trends, and investment outlook. Our commitment to transparency ensures that our clients are always informed and in control of their investments

Adaptability to Market Changes

Utilization of Technology

Strategic Planning Based on Scenarios

Comprehensive Reporting

Exit Strategy Planning

Recognizing that investment goals evolve, we assist in developing effective exit strategies. Whether it's realizing gains, reallocating assets, or exploring new opportunities, our team provides strategic guidance to ensure that our clients can exit their investments in a manner that aligns with their financial objectives

Anticipate and Plan


Market Cycle Understanding

Legal, Financial and Tax Considerations

Our Team

Our quote: “You can get everything in life you want, if you just help enough other people get what they want.” Zig Ziglar

International Property Solutions (IPS), established in 2004 by visionary entrepreneur Scott Picken, stands at the forefront of global property investment, offering unparalleled expertise and innovative solutions.

With a strategic focus on key markets in South Africa, Australia, the UK, and the USA, IPS is dedicated to empowering investors by providing comprehensive, tailored investment strategies.

Our journey began with a mission to bridge the gap between investors and international opportunities, fostering financial growth and stability through real estate. Over the years, IPS has evolved into a bastion of investment excellence, continually adapting to market dynamics while maintaining a steadfast commitment to client success and satisfaction.

In 2013, IPS welcomed Jaco Maritz, a seasoned real estate professional with a deep understanding of real estate markets. Maritz's addition to the team marked a significant milestone, as his strategic insights and leadership further expanded IPS's operations, enhancing our service offerings and reinforcing our commitment to providing exceptional investment opportunities.

Through a blend of market insight, technological advancement, and a global network of experts, IPS has redefined the landscape of property investment, making it accessible, transparent, and profitable for investors around the world.

As we navigate the complexities of global markets, our focus remains on delivering value, innovation, and integrity, ensuring our clients are well-equipped to make informed, strategic investment decisions.

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What does IPS Invest specialize in?

IPS Invest specializes in providing comprehensive international property investment solutions. We assist clients in acquiring, managing, and optimizing real estate investments across the globe, leveraging our expertise in various markets to ensure successful and profitable investments.

How does IPS Invest select its international property markets?

Our market selection is based on rigorous analysis, including economic stability, property market trends, legal frameworks, and potential ROI. We prioritize markets that offer growth, stability, and align with our clients' investment goals, ensuring a diversified and strategic portfolio.

Can IPS Invest assist me with property financing?

Yes, we assist our clients in navigating the financing process for their property investments. This includes providing guidance on mortgage options, liaising with financial institutions, and helping secure favorable terms that align with our clients' financial strategies.

What property management services does IPS Invest offer?

Our property management services encompass all aspects of managing an investment property, including management of our partners for tenant acquisition, rent collection, maintenance, legal compliance, and financial reporting. We ensure your investment is well-maintained and generates optimal returns.

How does IPS Invest ensure the legality and security of my overseas property investment?

We collaborate with reputable legal experts in each market to ensure all investments comply with local laws and regulations. Our due diligence process includes legal vetting, title checks, and ensuring transparent transactions to protect our clients' interests. We also partner with structuring partners in all the territories we service


People Are Saying


Founder and CEO, Investor


Scott is one of the most knowledgeable people I’ve ever met in the international property sector. I have invested with him in the past and would gladly do so again in the future.


Managing director

Awesome journey

For many years I have done business with Scott Picken, or should I say Scott’s clients. Along the journey with him, I have got to know a very direct and passionate man who does not mince his words


Founder in Asset Management


Scott Picken is an expert in his chosen field of mainly overseas property investment. Many challenges, including wildly fluctuating value, litter the different markets be it South Africa, Australia, the United Kingdom or USA. In all countries, with their different legal systems, ownership rules and financial regulations, Scott has mastered the industry of property.

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