Spoleto is an ancient city located at the foot of the Apennines, in the province of Perugia. This lovely small town will leave you breathless due to its wealth of beauty, mountains, valleys, forests of oaks and waterfalls as well as beautiful architecture. Surrounded by high perimeter walls and characterized by a medieval fortress, the stunning city has been stuck in the Middle Ages, which contributes to its exceptional charm. This preserved area offers a high quality of life in a quiet environment.
The Rome real-estate market represents, with the one of Milan, almost 70% of the Italian housing sales. In 2006, the residential market reached its peak regarding the annual sales but due to the 2007 crisis, this market was considerably impacted. Since 2014, the sector has started to rise and this increase may stabilize over the years. This growth is favoured thanks to low interest rates on mortgage loans. Besides, since 2008, prices have been lower, which is a major advantage for investors. Despite the previous elements, the Rome real-estate market is particularly attractive for foreign investors. It is the perfect time to invest and realize a nice capital gain in the next few years.
The main investors who choose Italy as the country to purchase a property equally come from the United Kingdom and Italy. The majority of the other investors come from Russia and the rest of Europe.
It is possible to buy a property in Italy if you respect the various administrative formalities. It is highly recommended to contact a professional of the real-estate sector. The signature of the sales contrat must be held before a notary. The latest will deal with the writing of the contract, the transaction registration as well as the payment of various taxes (such as the local property, the capital gains, the wealth and inheritance taxes).
Even if Rome can be visited all year long, the period from November to March is mainly rainy and temperatures are colder. However, during these months Rome is less frequented by tourists so it is the perfect time to peacefully discover the city. Besides, prices are lower, except during the affluence period of Christmas and Mardi Gras.
From April to October, it is the best moment to enjoy Rome as the weather is particularly favourable and places are less crowded in April/May and in September/October. However, during the Holy Week in Easter and the Rome marathon, millions of tourists converge to Rome to attend these international events.
The months of July and August correspond to the hottest period in Rome, with suffocating temperatures. But the numerous "Nasoni" fountains, with fresh and drinkable water, allow to quench your thirst between two tours.
Ponte del Torri is an aqueduct bridge that dates back to Roman times. It connects Monteluco to the historic center of Spoleto. It was built on the ruins of an ancient Roman bridge. It currently measures 230m long for a maximum height of 76m and is supported by nine pylons linked together by ogival arches. Its design and authenticity attracts the attention of many travelers from all over the world.
The Teatro Romano is one of the many theaters present in Italy. It has been deliberately built close to the city center so that its access is simplified and fast. The theater was destroyed as a result of frequent earthquakes and materials were recovered for use in other constructions. It was only in 1891 that the theater was rediscovered by an archaeologist. However, it was only sixty years later that renovation work began. Today the theater always welcomes dance shows and concerts, to continue to make live this historical monument.
As the famous saying states it:"All roads lead to Rome" and this exceptional city has a lot to offer thanks to its 28 centuries of history. Rome, the capital of Italy, is situated in the Latium region, in the center of the country and next to the Tiber river. Nicknamed the "Eternal City", Rome is also the capital of Catholicism as it includes the enclave Vatican (the headquarters of the papacy), which has been an independent state since 1929.Rome is truly an open sky museum by itself as it has preserved a true architectural cohesion. Antique temples and amphitheaters are parts of the town planning. The countless churches are testament to the early stages of Christianity, along with t...