Property Law updates in Italy

Buying Property in Sicily

Due to the uniqueness of its history and climate, Italy has always been an attractive option for those people seeking to purchase a property to relocate and/to spend their holidays. More specifically, many choose Sicily, a place of unparalleled geographical and architectural richness and where Summer last far longer than else... Read More

Renting in Italy Long Term

If you are moving to Italy, whether for work or studying reasons, the first issue you have to face is finding an accommodation. Renting an apartment in Italy is perhaps different to other countries like the United Kingdom or the US in that in Italy, they are almost always rented directly by owners whereas in the UK or US apartme... Read More

Buying Property in Italy: the how-to Legal Guide

TABLE OF CONTENTSAbout this GuideInformation you’ll need when buying a second-hand property in ItalyWhat if it is a new property rather than second-hand?Vendors' legal and financial obligations towards buyersThe Preliminary sale-purchase contractThe ‘Contrato di Compravendita’ or Property DeedsOn what basis may a contract ... Read More