Buying luxury properties in Tuscany, Italy
The legendary allure of Tuscany continues to attract house hunters looking to buy a second home in Italy.
The region is loved by international property buyers for many reasons, not least because of its beautiful, extraordinary countryside and magnificent cities laden with artistic legacy and historic monuments. Gourmets and wine buffs descend on Tuscany to enjoy the simple yet wonderful cuisine and wine.
The property market in Tuscany is mainly focused on luxury. Areas closer to main cities such as Florence and Siena, as well as those near the sea, are the main focus and represent the biggest part of the luxury real estate market in Tuscany. Between Florence and Siena, the most sought-after destination for buying luxury properties in Tuscany is the hilly Chianti area. Most buyers are looking for a secluded, traditional Tuscan country house on top of a hill with unspoilt views.
Admired as a place of culture, art and elegant yet relaxed living, Tuscany is a perennial favourite with overseas property buyers looking to buy a home in the heart of Italy.