Ref 38151- Farmhouse in Modica, Sicily Ä67,000

Located in a very scenic position, this farmhouse  in sicily of about 100 square metres needs to be totally converted. The garden and surrounding land make up a total of 850 square metres. Electricity, telephone lines and water supplies can be easily connected

Sicily offers a wide variety of cultures, historical sites and breathtaking scenery. From rugged mountain ranges to lush forests, from ancient olive groves to golden sandy beaches, Sicily offers a multitude of contrasting ever changing landscapes. With its own incomparable style of cuisine, Sicilian food offers a unique blend of flavours and aromas, famous the world over. Experience the delights of fresh seafood, mouth-watering Sicilian sweet desserts and light crisp wines, whilst relaxing in one of its many cafes and restaurants.

Sicily is a relatively new destination to come onto the radar of overseas property investors. The island offers some fantastic investment opportunities whatever your reason for investing. With prices currently approximately 20-25% less than mainland Italy, and capital growth estimated at 15-20%,  it offers affordable prices, in conjunction with the added security of the already well-established Italian property market. Sicily is due to receive substantial EU funding via the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) through until 2013, improving infrastructure and development.

Indicators of positive steps being taken to bring Sicily onto the international map, include recent large scale investment in airports, to upgrade facilities to cope with an increase in passenger numbers,  and with the new government fully in place , construction of the bridge joining the island to the mainland is again back on the agenda.. Tourism figures have shown a steady year on year increase opening up opportunities for the buy to let investor, beneficial inheritance and capital gains taxation schemes make it a wise choice.

 With a truly relaxed style of living, a haven of tranquillity,  itís a world away from the hustle and bustle of its European neighbours. At Propertyline International, we have a wide selection of properties, ranging from secluded farmhouses ready for restoration, apartments, townhouses and land for development. With prices from as low as 20,000 sterling this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for.

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