The range of Crete property available to buy is very wide. From reasonably priced old stone houses ready for renovation, to luxury villas with swimming pools.
Traditional houses, plots of land on which to create your dream home with mountain and sea views, town apartments and maisonettes, coastal beach detached homes - are all on the books of the many Crete estate agents that have become more prominent in recent years.
Everything you could want in looking for Crete real estate including plots of land, old village property in need of renovation, traditional houses, modern apartments, luxury villas with pool, business premises are available on this beautiful Greek Island of Crete.
Check out our What, Where and Why to Buy in Crete Guide
If you have questions or concerns and want to know more about buying Crete real estate and Crete property then take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions.
Crete property prices compare very well with those in Spain or Cyprus for example, making owning a Crete property an attractive option.
Crete property estate agents, property developers and house builders offer a host of services and a vast array of Crete real estate in the Chania, Rethymnon, Heraklion and Lassithi areas.
So if you are looking for a Crete property as a retirement or holiday home, investment property, permanent residence or ‘Buy to Let’ property, then begin your search now. Check out the Crete estate agents offering property and Crete real estate in our comprehensive Real Estate Guides.
Location, Location, Location
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The locations of Crete properties for sale are wide ranging too.
If you're looking for Chania property you'll find plenty of choice. The harbour town of Chania and its surrounding inland and coastal villages in the northwest of the Island are popular with foreign buyers. Vamos, Kalyves, Almyrida and Plaka are always popular.
You’ll find varied Crete properties and plots of land which feature fantastic locations throughout the prefecture of Chania too, such as Platanias, Kissamos Kastelli and Paleochora.
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The prefecture of Rethymno boasts some of the best beaches in Crete and have their fair share of foreign homebuyers purchasing their Cretan homes in wonderful coastal resorts and villages such as Georgioupolis, Panormo, Kournas, Stavromenos, Bali and more.
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If you’re looking for Heraklion property or land plots featuring fabulous areas such as Malia, Stalis, Hani Kokkini, Agia Pelagia, Amoudara, Hersonissos, Piskopiano, Matala.
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The east of the Island in the prefecture of Lassithi. It is less densely populated here and is very pretty.
You’ll find Lassithi property covering beautiful locations such as Sitia, Agios Nikolaos, Kritsa, Sissi, Ierapetra, Elounda, Makrigialos and many more…..
Featured Real Estate Agents Based in Lassithi:
NEW LAND REAL ESTATE AGENCY (Aghios Nikolaos)
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If you’re considering a "Buy to Let" option, or hoping to rent out your Crete property then first check out our Buy to Let Guide
You’ll need a good English speaking Crete lawyer too, to help you through the buying process. Check out our Lawyers in Crete list that covers the prefectures of Chania, Rethymno, Iraklio and Lasithi.
If you already own a Crete property and want to sell or rent it out then see our Crete Resale Section