Invest in Italy

Italian Investment Properties

Why Invest in Italy ? 

Invest in ItalyApart from being a country of art, culture, glorious food and breathtaking landscapes, Italy also holds exciting opportunities for investors. The tourism sector, Italian property auctions, the investor visa program (Golden Visa) and Italian commercial real estate  in major town and cities throughout Italy are all available through Realpoint.

Italy is one of the key players in the European Union. A population of 60 million makes Italy the fifth most populous European state.

Italy has pioneered property tax reforms, offering great opportunities for the rural renovator, grants for ecological upgrades including substantial VAT discounts. There is also the possibility to cut purchase costs by becoming a resident and no Capital Gains Tax on property if sold after 5 years of purchase plus an advantageous taxation regime for newly domiciled subjects. 

Take a look at the opportunities below and we would be happy to discuss your search, plans and requirements further.

Italian Property Investment Strategies

Hotels for Sale in Italy   

Hotels for sale in Italy Realpoint offers hotels, resorts and tourist accommdation in the most popular regions of Italy.

There is a plentiful supply of family owned hotels and tourist accommodation,  albeit not always openly advertised.  They are attractive investment vehicles that can be secured at bargain prices. 

Lease hold or freehold Italian hotels are for sale on the Riviera, in art towns such as Florence, Rome and Milan and in top quality ski resorts and lakeside locations of Como and Maggiore.

"According to national travel agency Enit, Italy was the top destination for affluent global  tourists last year and the luxury tourism market, which is set to lead any recovery after the pandemic, will grow by 6.2 per cent by 2025."  The Financial Times

Italy is the fourth most visited country in the world, welcoming some 38.9 million tourists per year.  Italy attracts tourists from all over the world, mingling with holidaying Italians in fashionable resorts and cities.

Italy is easily accessed with a wide variety of direct budget flights arriving into major cities such as Rome, Venice and Milan, making it a popular short break destination. Richly diverse, Italy has everything to offer visitors, from lakes and historical cities in the north to unspoiled coastline and the simple rural life to be found in the south.

Some areas  in Italy still remain undiscovered and ripe for investment. Traditional holiday hotspots in the northern half of Italy remain firm favourites, however many savvy investors are now focusing on a new emerging market in southern Italy. This stunning, unspoilt part of Italy is easily accessible, prices are amazingly low, the infrastructure is already in place with low cost direct international flights to Rome, Brindisi, Palermo  offering enormous potential for tourists and investors alike.

Investor Visa program

Italy's Golden Visa

Italy's Investor Visa program a Golden Visa

Realpoint can assist clients obtain the Investor Visa - the "Golden Visa". We have contact with legal experts who handle visa applications for our clients. 

Please  contact us for further information,

Italian Property Auctions

Find an Italian Property Bargain at Auction

Italian Property Auctions They have been around for some time, and can be an excellent way to find that elusive property at a bargain price.  Property sold at Italian auctions is typically being sold off by a bank or receiver to recover the debt on the property. Savings of up to 75% of the property's value can be achieved.

Please see our guide to Italian Property Auctions


Commercial Real Estate In Italy

Italian Commercial Property

Commercial Real Estate in Italy

Realpoint can locate commercial space in the major Italian towns of Rome, Milan and Florence. If you are planning on investing in office buildings, shopping malls or retail stores we have the solution for you.

Farms & Vineyards In Italy

Italian Farms and Vineyards

Vineyards and Farms for sale in Italy

Realpoint offers fully equipped working vineyards throughout Italy - from small niche wineries to vineyards with large volumes of production of famous Italian wines such as Brunello di Montalcino, Barolo and Nero d’Avola.

Realpoint also has access to working farms with large tracts of arable land. Bio-based farms are popular especially when there is an accommodation and retail sides to the business.

Special & Historic Italian Properties at Low Prices

Classic Italian Properties for Sale

Realpoint has a wide selection of  properties which are often of historic importance and have large amounts of floor areas and land.

These properties often require investment to bring them back to their former glory but the end result can be breathtaking and the value of the property much more than the purchase and renovation costs.

Realpoint can advise on renovation, including the project design, architects, building companies and tradesmen.


Services for Investors in Italy

Investor Services 

Realpoint is a UK-based company specialising in Italian real estate. In the last 20 years of operation we have built an extensive presence and partner network throughout Italy. We focus on providing clients with commercial and residential investment opportunities in Italy.

On request our property-finding service will find investment properties meeting your specifications in most areas of Italy. Some of our investment properties are off market so cannot be put on general display.

Realpoint can advise on all the additional services you may require - Italian mortgages, legal services in Italy, foreign exchange, architects and respected Italian building companies who have completed work for other clients.

Next Steps...

Contact Realpoint to discuss your investment plans and requirements