Entries by Ilaria Pasculli

Energy-Efficient Buildings: The Future of Real Estate in Italy

A European Green Deal: The EU’s Commitment to a Carbon Neutral Continent Europe is facing an existential threat from climate change and environmental degradation. To address this, the European Green Deal aims to transform the EU into a modern, resource-efficient, and competitive economy. In March 2023, the European Parliament approved a package of regulations proposed […]

How to buy a house in Italy | Auction

Have you every wondered how to buy a house in Italy at auction? As an international law firm dealing mostly with cross border property transactions, clients often reach out to us and ask How to buy a house in Italy.  Buying Italian property at auction could turn out to be a good opportunity to purchase […]

New Build Warranty in Italy

Buying a new build home in Italy should mean you encounter fewer problems than you would with an older property. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. If you purchase a newly built property, or a property that is under construction, you want reassurance that the builder will fix any issues with your new build property. If […]

Certificato di Abitabilità – Certificate of Habitability

What is a certificato di abitabilità? A certificate of habitability, or a certificato di abitabilità in Italian. This is a document that validates the suitability of a residential property for human habitation. The certification is issued by local municipal offices. It follows verification that the building and its systems comply with health, safety and building regulations. […]