Archive for the ‘Tuscany’ Category

Volterra: The allure of Tuscany’s hidden gem

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

Nearby San Gimignano may be the one to which the foreign tourists flock in their thousands every summer. But there are many astute visitors who have been to this part of Tuscany and will insist Volterra, 12 miles away, is just as appealing, if not more so. ...

Heavenly homes for sale in Italy

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009

If you are looking for a heavenly property in Italy, this might just be the answer to your prayers. There are around 5,000 churches, chapels and oratories in Italy ready to be converted into stunning homes, a study has found. These spacious and bright historic buildings often ...

Property in Florence market gradually coming to life

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

Technorati Tags: Real estate,Italy,Real estate in Italy,property for sale in Italy,Apartments in florence,Property in Italy The market for property and apartments in Florence is slowly stirring again – thanks to the reduction in prices over the past year. With banks and the financial markets no longer the sure-fire ...

Property in Tuscany: Pontremoli, Lunigiana

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Tuscany is Italy’s most visited region and draws tens of thousands of visitors each year to meccas such as Florence, Pisa, Siena, Chianti and Cortona. But there are numerous parts of the region neglected by visitors and investors looking to buy property in Tuscany. One such area is Lunigiana, stretching from ...

Villas in Tuscany: Maremma

Saturday, October 4th, 2008

Investors looking for villas in Tuscany have historically headed for areas such as Chianti, Florence, Pisa and Lucca. But where to turn to now that because of the demand in this part of Tuscany, villas have shot up in price? There is a place that retains Tuscany’s charm but is ...