10th July : Major Taxation changes for 2006

Following a review of the Greek government taxation policies recently, the current 9% purchase tax levied on property sales is to be abolished. However, VAT is now payable on the sale price, at 18% from January 1st 2006, effectively increasing your price by 9%. If you are considering purchasing property anywhere in Greece, completion during 2005 will save you significant sums of money. Please contact us for detailed information on how we can help you minimize increased costs. There is a way !!!

1st July : Our company goes "International"

Greek Island Homes now features in the Summer editions of the MyTravel group in-flight magazine "Recline" , which has a readership of over 2.5 million passengers per season. August's edition will feature our editorial in the "What's Hot for 2006" article, and mirrored on the MyTravel web site www.mytravelmag.com

25th June : Timber frame projects planned for Rhodes and Tilos.

Following the recent addition of Lenosystems to our group, we are pleased to announce our latest plans for the construction of a number of new detached villas in the Dodecanese Islands, namely Rhodes and Tilos. These homes will incorporate the very latest technology available to date,and the construction involves the use of sustainable timber sourced under strict controls. Please contact us for more information.

15th June : GIH form partnership with Lenosystems

Greek Island Homes are delighted to announce our associate partnership with LenoSystems Greece,the sole agents for the supply and erection of the very latest in timber framed buildings. This positions us as market leaders in Greece for the design,supply, erection and project management of this exciting and proven system of construction, which has been the preferred system throughout Scandinavia and Germany for more than 125 years. Please take a look at their site for detailed information.


25th May : Houses on Tilos

Two of our latest renovation projects are nearing completion in Megalo Chorio.Doors, windows and bathrooms have now been installed, and are almost ready for occupation.Please see GIH 010 and GIH 015 for details. Our other stone new build project is progressing nicely, with most of the superstructure completed along with preliminery landscaping. Please see GIH 030 for details.

25th April : Finance partnership

Should you require financial help in funding your purchase, the process of obtaining a mortgage in Euros is very easy, even if this is not the currency adopted where you live. We have formed a partnership with a respected financial institution, namely Conti Financial Services, who specialize in financing property purchase all over the World. Should you require a quotation, please click on the link below.