A List of Properties for Sale in Crete
Buying property in Crete, Greece? - Whether for residential or holiday purposes Crete villas and apartments are a cheap worthwhile investment for overseas property buyers. The Crete property market like other Greek destinations has suffered recently in the property market slowdown but now sentiment is returning to the Crete Property Market and signs are showing a marked increase in enquiries for property for sale in Crete.
The island has a vast array of different types of properties for sale in Crete from run down village houses in need of renovation to apartments in coastal resorts like Aghios Nikolaos and luxury villas in mountainside retreats with spectacular views.
Crete is the most southerly island of Greece and its largest. Once the centre and home to the old Minoan civilization Crete is now the most popular tourist island in Greece. The main town and capital on the island is called Heraklion with other popular tourist resorts including Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, Chania and Lassithi playing hosts to the thousands of holidaymakers that flock to the island each year.
Crete is also home to many expats who have choosen to emigrate to Greece in search of a sunnier climate and easier way of life not to mention the fact that almost everyone speaks English.