Entries by georgia

Beautiful Italian Villages

Italy is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and exquisite cuisine. While cities like Rome, Florence, and Venice often steal the spotlight, there’s a wealth of beauty waiting to be discovered in smaller, lesser-known villages and small towns. Known as “borghi” in Italian. In this blog post, we’ll take a journey through some of […]

Green Homes Directive Approved

The European Parliament recently approved the green homes directive. This marks a significant step forward in environmental sustainability within the real estate sector. It is applicable across all EU member states. The directive, aimed at reducing energy consumption and CO2 emissions, sets ambitious goals and regulations for the future. Approval of the green homes directive […]

Italian First Home Benefits for Expatriates

Law No. 103 of 10.08.2023, coupled with amendments to DL No. 69/2023, has ushered in significant changes to Italian first-home benefits for expatriates. This pivotal legislation not only addresses an infringement procedure initiated by the European Commission against Italy but also introduces key enhancements to the first home benefits regime. The Innovation Introduced by DL […]

Shakespeare’s Will

In the annals of literary history, few names resonate as profoundly as William Shakespeare. Born on April 23, 1564, and passing away on April 23, 1616, Shakespeare’s life and work continue to fascinate and inspire generations of readers and theatergoers alike. His immortal plays and sonnets, captivating audiences and scholars alike, have endured for centuries. […]

Digital Nomads in Italy: A Short Guide

In a world shaped by remote work and the digital nomad lifestyle, Italy has taken a pioneering step to adapt to this evolving labor trend. As part of the “Decreto Sostegni Ter” legislation, the decree of 29 February 2024, published in the ‘Gazzetta Ufficiale’ on April 4, 2024, represents a significant milestone in Italy’s efforts […]

Canadian Investors: Italian Real Estate 2024

Against the backdrop of Canada’s prolongation of its ban on foreign involvement in its real estate market, this blog post serves as an update on previous discussions, offering insights into recent developments. We aim to provide Canadian investors with an understanding of shifts in Canadian property law and explore potential investment opportunities in Italian real […]

2024 Italian Real Estate Trends

As we usher in spring, 2024 Italian real estate trends are subtly complex, painted predominantly in shades of gray. The outlook for the Italian residential housing market spans from relative stability to a slight downturn. However, uncertainties cast a shadow, intertwined with the fluctuating cost of borrowing, as highlighted in a survey by the Corriere […]

Easter in Italy: Traditions and Celebrations

Easter, or “Pasqua” as the Italians say, is a celebration that fills Italy with the joy of starting anew and coming together as a community. Because this significant holiday has deep historical roots, it is a fundamental part of Italian culture. Moreover, it offers an excellent opportunity to reflect on the new beginnings that spring […]

Italian Golden Visa: Unlocking Opportunities

Dreaming of a life in Italy? The Italian Investor Visa, also known as the Golden Visa is an interesting solution for non-EU citizens who choose to invest in strategic assets that benefit Italian economy and society. In this blog post we explore eligibility, investment options, and the application process. To discuss your situation and eligibility, […]