Why Liguria?

2015 Blue Flag beaches: Liguria is the most pristine

In 2015 Italy Boasts 280 Blue Flags Beaches and region Liguria has again the highest number of Blue Flag beaches Italy has 280 top beaches, seven more than last year, in 147 municipalities. The figures emerge from the 2015 Blue Flag table, which certifies the services and environmental friendliness of coastal and lakeside resorts, as well...

Italy is the world’s favourite destination

Italy is the world’s favouritie destination, with readers of Condé Nast Traveller voting it the world’s best destination for 2014 Italy has retained the top spot for the fourth year in a row thanks to its diverse landscape, abundance of history and culture, and good food. Italy was followed by the USA, for its “friendly...

Strategic alliance between Knight Frank and Douglas Elliman

Strategic alliance between Knight Frank Residential and Douglas Elliman, the leading residential agencies in London and New York Two of the biggest names in residential property, Douglas Elliman Real Estate and Knight Frank Residential, have today announced the launch of a new residential real estate alliance. The firm’s combined network will now include 400 offices...

Live la dolce vita on the Italian Riviera

The UK newspaper The Evening Standard recently visited the gorgeous coastline of Liguria, taking in the many sights and sounds of this amazing area of Italy. Here you can read the full article: http://www.homesandproperty.co.uk/property-news/holiday-homes/live-la-dolce-vita-italian-riviera-0   

Great time to buy Liguria property, as pound hits 1.2258 versus euro

Planning to buy a property in Liguria? Then 2014 could be the year to do so, because the pound recently hit 1.2258 against the euro, its strongest in 14 months or since January 10th last year, considerably cutting the cost of Liguria property. To put this into context, sterling was as low as 1.1403 in...

International Schools in Liguria: Sanremo

English language classes arrive in Sanremo! Sanremo’s Mater Misericordiae Institute has opened up beginner level English language classes to children aged 30 months to 6 years old. Second level Italian and English language classes are also offered to children aged 6 to 11 years old. For more information: www.matersanremo.it/web/magic.html There are also many education facilities based...

2013 Blue Flag beaches: Liguria is the most pristine

In 2013 Italy Boasts 248 Blue Flags Beaches and region Liguria has again the highest number of Blue Flag beaches Italy has 248 top beaches, two more than last year, in 135 municipalities. The figures emerge from the 2013 Blue Flag table, which certifies the services and environmental friendliness of coastal and lakeside resorts, as well...

Knight Frank: latest report on Italy’s second-home market

Knight Frank analizes the Italy’s second-home market Knight Frank’s new Italy Insight report assesses what impact the country’s recent economic challenges have had on its prime property market. Traditional sources of demand (US, UK buyers) while still evident are now joined by other HNWIs looking to make a lifestyle purchase, these include Scandinavian buyers (particularly...

What Knight Frank says about the luxury Italian housing market?

What Knight Frank Report says about the luxury Italian housing market? This report summarises the key market trends observable in the luxury Italian housing market. The report provides expert insight from our international network, highlights recent market performance, buyer demand and features a selection of prime properties being marketed by Knight Frank. The global downturn...

10 good reasons to invest in properties in Liguria

For anyone new to investing that may not have decided on which sector they should invest their money into, below are the top 10 reasons why property should be considered as one of their investments. Region Liguria is situated in a very strategic position in Italy and has one of the most beautiful and diverse...

Foreign Buyers Spare No Expense in Liguria

From: Italymag.co.uk Demand for homes in Liguria, Umbria and Tuscany is reaching an all time high among foreign buyers. The competition for Ligurian properties is driving prices up, and attracting homeowners who will spare no expense in finding the perfect Italian getaway. Expatriates are willing to pay enormous sums for a Ligurian address. According to...

Italy’s Blue Flag Beaches: Liguria top region again

Italy has 233 top beaches, two more than last year, in 125 municipalities. The figures emerge from the 2011 Blue Flag table, which certifies the services and environmental friendliness of coastal and lakeside resorts, as well as the cleanliness of the water. Blue Flags are international distinctions, created in 1987 and awarded every year in...