Villas in Greece. Greek house prices
Greece is one of the top ten countries to buy overseas property. More and more foreign investors are lured in by the golden visa programme and choose villas for sale in Greece in order to access the preferential visa rights. Permanent residency in Greece can be obtained with an investment exceeding €250,000 which is enough to buy a three-bedroom house with a small land plot in Chalkidiki, a two-storey sea-view house with a private garden and pool in the Peloponnese or a furnished villa in Crete just 500m from the sea with a large land plot.
Foreign buyers opt for villas in Greece and island vacation retreats. The most popular destinations are the islands of Corfu, Crete, Mykonos, Thassos and the Ionian Archipelago. A Greek house can sell for €3,000–5,000/sq. m. in Mykonos, from €2,000/sq. m. in Corfu and Crete and €5,000–10,000/sq. m. in Santorini. Scenic resorts on the Athens Riviera like Kavouri, Voula, Vouliagmeni, Lagonissi, Anavyssos have beautiful beaches and a wide selection of real estate. A €150,000 price tag will get a cozy holiday getaway and coastal villas go for €2,000,000–3,000,000.
Buying prices of houses for sale in Greece vary from €150,000 to €10M, even reaching €15M.