Considering Purchasing and Renting a Property in Italy?

Owning a property in Italy where you can stay when you visit and rent out when you’re not there requires very careful planning.

A walkway between two homes in Milan.
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In the book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, author Stephen Covey lists habit No. 2 as “Begin With the End in Mind,” suggesting that effective individuals must have a clear vision of their destination before embarking on any endeavor. Purchasing a property in Italy to rent is no exception.    

Renting a property implies, on the financial side, greater attention on the return of our investment and, on the legal and logistical side, an understanding of the different rental contracts available in Italy, alongside the ability to effectively provide the support that tenants expect.

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Davide Migali
Dual Italia SpA

Davide is an Italian qualified lawyer with over 10 years of experience within the insurance, real estate and litigation industry both in Italy and the United Kingdom. During the last couple of years, Davide worked as a real estate broker specifically assisting foreign buyers in Italy, performing legal and technical due diligence on real estate transactions, drafting the relevant contractual documentation and, in general, acting as buyer’s agent throughout the pre- and post-sale processes.