Category Archives: Buying Process

5 Things to Know About “Rent to Buy”

“Rent to Buy” is a type of contract that, even in Italy, is becoming more and more popular. It allows one to purchase a house, over time, while temporarily occupying it as a tenant. With legislative decree “Unlock Italy” (Leg. Dec. 133/2014, Art. 23), the government recently issued regulations to formalize this type of purchase. Let’s look, up… Read More »

Who is Involved in Buying a Property in Italy

Does it “take a village” to buy a property in Italy? The real estate purchase process in Italy, though it can be frustratingly convoluted, is designed to protect the interests of all involved parties, and it’s also structured to preserve property values. Great care is taken, therefore, before any deal is completed, to ascertain pertinent data that applies… Read More »