History for sale: 5 real estate masterpieces on the market in Europe
Overseas buyer profile: meet the top 3 nations that love Italy
Lake Como is Italy's third largest and Europe's fifth deepest lake. It ranks first among the best European lakes in many ratings and has been frequented by many historical figures like Stendhal, Byron, Napoleon, Hitchcock and Churchill. Some villas in Lake Como are owned by famous celebrities like George Clooney and Tom Cruise.
The buying prices of villas in Lake Como are nearly 20% higher than those of properties on shores of other popular lakes like Lake Maggiore and Lake Garda, Italy. Owners of homes in Lake Como enjoy privacy and gorgeous views of the beautiful Alpen foothills. Many prime villas even have their own helicopter pads.
Houses for sale in Lake Como can cost from €200,000 to €15,000,000 but
Lallio, Bellagio, Cernobbio and Menaggio are the most popular towns near Lake Como.