Buying a property in Italy? Read the complete Purchase Process.

Understanding the process of buying property in Italy through an italian real estate agency.

An overview of information about buying property in Italy through an italian real estate agency. Read more.

Country stone house with amazing Majella Mountain view.

Country stone house beautifully restored for sale, surrounded by 5.000 sqm garden with amazing Majella Mountain view, in Abruzzo, Italy.

Country stone house surrounded by 5000 sqm garden and majestic Majella Mountain view. 175.000 €. View Property.

Finely restored town house with large terrace and small patio.

Restored town house for sale with terrace and small patio, in the picturesque village of Salcito, in Molise, Italy.

Lovely town house of approx. 100 sqm on three levels, in the picturesque village of Salcito. 49.000 €. View Property.

Restored house with panoramic lake view terrace for sale.

Town house with lake view terrace for sale, with stunning panoramic view of mountains and the Bomba lake in Colledimezzo, Italy.

Four bedroom renovated town house with panoramic terrace enjoying stunning lake view. 90.000 €. View Property.

New taxation scheme to purchase a house
in Italy (2016)

On the purchase of a property in Italy there is a registration tax (imposta di registro) or alternatively VAT (if the seller is a company) as well as the Cadastral and Land Registry taxes (imposte Ipotecarie e Catastali). The payment of such taxes is at the expense of the buyer.

In 2016 the Italian government has issued a new taxation scheme:

Seller

Tax

FIRST HOUSE

SECOND HOUSE

       

 

Purchase from a private seller

Registration Tax

2% of cadastral value

9% of cadastral value

Cadastral Tax

€50

€50

Mortgage Duty

€50

€50

 

Purchase from a developer or constructor

VAT

4% of purchase price

10% of purchase price

Registration Tax

€200

€200

Cadastral Tax

€200

€200

Mortgage tax

€200

€200