Peloponnese is the third most popular region of Greece among overseas property buyers. Where and for how much to buy property in the south of the Balkan Peninsula?
Пелопоннес — южная часть Балканского полуострова. Here 5 of 18 UNESCO World Heritage Sites are located in Greece. In the Peloponnese, 37 beaches have been awarded for environmental Blue Flag cleanliness. According to the Bank of Greece, in 2017 foreign tourists visited Peloponnese more than 700 thousand times.
According to the Rightmove survey for 2016–2017, the Peloponnese – the third most popular region of Greece among foreign buyers. real estate
Where to buy property
Peloponnese as an administrative region divided into five prefectures (or, as they are also called, nomov): Argolis, Arcadia, Corinthia, Laconia and Mesinia.
Aisa Bovaeva, Grekdom Development Director and Partner Tranio in Greece recommends buying premium property in Romanos city in Mesinia or region Porto Heli in Argolis: “The advantages of these areas – beautiful nature, developed infrastructure, organized cottage villages, a large selection of villas and plots on the first lines “.
Villa in Porto Heli worth 1 million euros
The main center of attraction for wealthy tourists in Messinia is luxury resort Costa Navarino. He is famous sandy beaches, luxury hotel complexes, spas and one of the best golf courses in Greece. Beside Romanos is located, which is being actively built up by elite housing There are many places of interest in the surrounding area: temples and ruins sports facilities erected during the ancient Olympic Games, the temple of Apollo Epicurean and the ancient city of Messini.
Also in nome Mesinia is a small town Kalamata, known for the variety of the same name olives that are grown nearby. Here is the only in the southern part of the peninsula airport – flight from Athens to Kalamata takes only 40 minutes.
Gulf of mesiniakos in Messinia
Buyers interested in obtaining a residence permit Aisa Bovaeva recommends purchasing real estate in Corinthia: “The advantages of this area are proximity to the international airport Athens, the road by car takes about an hour, developed tourist infrastructure and a large selection offers “.
Loutrakion is located in Corinthia – the most famous resort of the Peloponnese. It is only 80 km away from Athens. Loutracion is famous for the healing mineral waters that used for bathing and drinking. In addition, the resort operates The casino is one of the largest in Europe, as well as many bars and night clubs.
Villa in Loutrakion worth 1.38 million euros
“Until 2014, property prices in Greece and the Peloponnese in particular rapidly declined. 2015–2016 can be characterize as a period of consistently low prices. Now housing gradually becomes more expensive, “- says Anton Barabas, a company specialist Grekodom.
According to Aisa Bovaeva, over the past five years, prices for real estate in this region fell by about a quarter. “But at the moment, thanks to the stabilization of the Greek economy, the decline has stopped, and there is a gradual increase in prices. Main stimulus – tourist flow, which increases annually by 10–15%, ”explains Aisa.
According to Anton Barabas, price increases in the Peloponnese and in Greece as a whole is also facilitated by the measures taken by the authorities. countries: for example, the tax on the purchase of real estate was reduced from 8-10% up to 3.09% of the price of the object, the program of “golden visas” was launched, according to which foreigners have invested in square meters from 250 thousand euros, get a residence permit in Greece.
From 2013 to 2017 in the framework of the program “Golden Visa” Greek AT НЖ получили 5,7 тыс. инвесторов и членов их семей
According to Anton Barabas, real estate prices Peloponnese vary depending on a particular location: “In Loutrakion and Xylokastrone primary real estate costs from 1500 to 2000 euro / m², secondary – from 800 to 1200 euro / m². ВPorto Heli, Porto Hydra and Ermioni housing is more expensive: from 3,500 to 6 000 euro / m² “.
According to Aysa Bovaeva, prices in the largest construction a premium project not only for the Peloponnese, but for the whole of Greece, complex Navarino Residences in Romanos, range from € 6,200 / m² (for villas of 370 m² with a plot of 1 500 m²) up to 8,400 Euro / m² (for villas of 1,200 m² on site 3 000 m²).
In the Peloponnese there is not only premium real estate. For example, apartments on the coast of the Gulf of Corinth can be bought for 70 thousand euros
Real estate in the Peloponnese can be not only a “summer house by the sea”, but also a profitable investment. “Mostly on the Peloponnese enjoys popular resort accommodation. Such objects can be taken in long term rental or daily. In cities like Patras and Loutrakion, real estate can be rented for the entire duration : Loutrakion attracts tourists at any time of the year because of thermal springs, and in Patras there are two major universities “, – says Anton Barabas.
Julia Kozhevnikova https://tranio.ru/