I have a property in Bangladesh worth around £500k. I built this property legally many years ago however I moved to the UK around 18 years ago.

When I moved, I had changed my name legally meaning that the property is still in my Bengali name.

How do I sell this property legally and bring the money to the UK?

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    Do you have records showing your ownership and also showing your legal name change? This feels off-topic for this site, but if you have paperwork to show those two things then not sure why there'd be an issue. – Hart CO Jul 28 '18 at 16:11
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    I believe Bangladesh is one of the countries which has fairly draconian foreign exchange controls, so getting your money in GBP may require some effort. – Spehro Pefhany Jul 29 '18 at 21:33

How do I sell this property legally

If you have changed the name legally; there is no issue. You can submit the required documentation and sell the property in Bangladesh.

bring the money to the UK?

As per Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Regulation Act; there are limitations to transfer of funds outside of Bangladesh. Read the detail guideline, section 11 Private Remittance maybe relevant. A professional help is advised as there would be paperwork required.

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