SLOVENIA REAL ESTATE
If you are looking for Slovenia real estate, we market properties all over Slovenia and you will have the comfort of knowing you will be working with a regulated Slovenian Real Estate agent.
Slovenia Real Estate
If you are looking to buy Slovenia real estate for sale we market properties all over Slovenia. You will have the comfort of knowing you will be working with a regulated, established, trusted local Slovenian Real Estate agent.
When selling and marketing property in Slovenia an agency must be licensed, if not they are simply breaking the law, simple as that. Buying through a licensed agent means as an overseas buyer you don’t pay inflated tourist prices and only pay what a local resident would pay. In addition, Slovenian law protects both buyers and sellers when completing a transaction so when buying your property you will enjoy the same protection as if you were a Slovenian resident.
We have many years experience of selling real estate all over Slovenia, so if you are looking for a property for investment, a luxury home or apartment, a cheap property to renovate, you want to design and build your own home or you are commercial premises – we can help you find the property which is the most suitable for you in terms of the price you want to pay.
If you are an overseas buyer, we can help you not only find the best real estate but also, help you with all the paperwork, recommend how to transfer your money at the best rates and offer a wide range of other services to help you get the best from your property.
Slovenia a Small and Diverse Country
So why buy a property in Slovenia?
Firstly its a great place to live and also, is great for a holiday so if its a second home, investment or rental property you are looking for, it will be located in one of Europes undiscovered property destinations.
Slovenia is a small country and is around half the size of Switzerland and located in the heart of Europe, it borders Italy, Austria, Croatia and Hungary. Slovenia is only a small country but its one of Europe’s most diverse.
Forests cover around 50% of the country making it around the third most forested country in Europe, after Finland and Sweden. Remnants of primeval forests are still to be found, the largest in the Kocevje area. With its forests, soaring mountains, bustling towns and a stunning stretch of Adriatic coastline, there is something for everyone in terms of attractions and also in terms of real estate.
While a small country it has a wide range of attractions some of the most famous being:
- The tall peaks of the Julian Alps mountain range of which Mount. Triglav, is the highest peak (2863m) and a symbol of Slovenia being its national coat of arms.
- The Soca Valley (pronounced ‘socha’) is an area of rugged natural beauty. The area is dominated by the emerald river which gives the valley its name.
- The compact, cosmopolitan capital Ljubljana which has been likened to a smaller and friendlier Prague.
- The beautiful lake resorts of Bled and Bohinj which are popular with both Slovenians and overseas visitors.
- Slovenia’s Skocjan Caves,are a world heritage protected site which are among the world’s most famous systems of limestone (karstic) caves.
The above are some of the most popular places to buy real estate in Slovenia and you can read more about them and properties available on other areas of this website, where you can browse a wide variety of the best property in Slovenia.
Finding the Right Real Estate for You
If you are an overseas buyer Slovenia is safe with a low crime rate and the people are also friendly and welcoming. Slovenia real estate is a popular investment and we can advise you on the best properties for capital growth potential, rental income or a combination of both. If you are looking to visit the country on a business trip or for a holiday you can take a look at our wide range of Slovenia rental properties – we offer villas, apartments, houses, farms, a variety of unconverted property or properties in need of renovation and a wide variety of commercial premises.
You can buy a luxury apartment or get a bargain property which you can renovate yourself. While we offer a a lot of property to buy we also deal in long and short term property rentals.
A Personalized Service
In addition to helping you find the best real estate and helping you complete the sale, we can also offer you a wide range of additional services once you have purchased your property.
We provide a property management service to ensure investment is maintained if you are not resident in Slovenia. We can provide security, carry out repairs and simply make sure your property is looked after while you are away.
Should you also be looking to rent out your property we can help you find suitable renters and look after their needs, and the properties needs during and after their stay.
If you are looking to redesign or renovate your property, we can help you through our list of trusted contacts and can put you in touch with professionals, who can take care of all the details from architectural design to construction.
Contact Us Today
We are a licensed and regulated Slovenian estate agent, with many years of experience of both property sales and property management – so put our experience to use when purchasing real estate in Slovenia. You can explore our website by clicking here and of course if you have any questions or queries, please feel free to contact us at any time.
Slovenia Real Estate (updated regularly)
We will update this page regularly’ with the outlook for Slovenia real estate but in terms of value for money and potential Slovenia has a lot to offer. So if you want an experienced local and fully regulated agent with a a wide range of real estate for sale contact us and we will be delighted to talk further with you – we look forward to hearing from you.
Around Slovenia in December
Adria – the Slovenian Caravan of Love
12.10.2018 | Fiona Thompson
Now more than 50 years old, Adria, the caravan and motorhome manufacturer, is one of Slovenia’s best known brands. We take a brief look at the history of the iconic brand.Read more ...
Under the Shade of the Lipa
23.8.2018 | Fiona Thompson
The linden tree is an enduring symbol of Slovenia and Slovenianness. We take a look at why it’s so special to Slovenians.Read more ...
Play-off Heroes – Slovenia’s Soccer Team
3.7.2018 | Fiona Thompson
A look at the history of the Slovenian national football since independence.Read more ...
My Little Pony
1.6.2018 | Fiona Thompson
Made by the manufacturer Rog, the Pony is one of the iconic brands of Yugoslavia in general and Slovenian in particular, and the model is so beloved that Rog brought it back into construction and bang up to date in 2017.Read more ...
Piran – a city worth its salt
20.4.2018 | Fiona Thompson
The historic city of Piran made its fortune from salt and Piran salt is still one of the most popular Slovenia products. The museum is open from March to the end of October but every April, a special event commemorates the effect salt has had on Piran and the other coastal towns of Slovenia.Read more ...
Slovenia Estates\’s Director Justin Young on Real Estate Trends
3.4.2018 | Fiona Thompson
Slovenia Estates’s director Justin Young shares his thoughts on the current state of the property market in Slovenia for the Slovenia TimesRead more ...
Symbolism and the start of Spring in Slovenia
9.3.2018 | Fiona Thompson
St. Greogory’s Day is the symbolic start of spring. Find out how it is celebrated.Read more ...
The Kurents are Coming!
2.2.2018 | Fiona Thompson
Who are the fearsome kurents and why are they coming to Ptuj? We take a look at one of Slovenia’s most famous celebrationsRead more ...
Lipica – Horses and Heritage
19.1.2018 | Fiona Thompson
One of the most popular tourist attractions in Slovenia, the Lipica Stud Farm has a long and proud history.Read more ...
Slovenian church wins important Cultural Heritage label
26.12.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Javorca church, near Tolmin, with its World War 1 connections wins another prestigious European titleRead more ...
Slovenia Christmas Top 5 Things to Do
20.12.2017 | Fiona Thompson
A look at some of the traditional Christmas events taking place around Slovenia this DecemberRead more ...
Climb Triglav to be a True Slovenian
31.10.2017 | Fiona Thompson
It’s said that every true Slovenian climbs Mount Triglav at least once. Here’s what you need to know about Slovenia’s highest peak.Read more ...
18 Fascinating Facts about Slovenia
4.8.2017 | Fiona Thompson
A UK newspaper has put together a list of 18 things you really need to know about Slovenia – and we have some to add to it!Read more ...
Why Slovenia is Nuts about Potica
14.7.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Slovenia’s favourite sweet treat is on its way to America, but what exactly is it?Read more ...
Slovenians at Home and Away
7.7.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Around 500,000 Slovenians live outside Slovenia and the town of Murska Sobota is preparing to welcome some of them home. We look at where Slovenians are living outside Slovenia and how they celebrate Slovenian culture in their new homes.Read more ...
Slovenia in the Movies
23.6.2017 | Fiona Thompson
As another international movie is shot in Slovenia, we look at some of the other films that have been made here.Read more ...
Ljubljana and Jože Plečnik
21.6.2017 | Fiona Thompson
How one man made his mark on LjubljanaRead more ...
Idrija Lace – the Threads of History
13.6.2017 | Fiona Thompson
For centuries the Slovenian town of Idrija has been associated with lace-making. We go in search of the history of this famous art.Read more ...
Slovenia is the Best Place to Bring Up Kids
2.6.2017 | Fiona Thompson
It’s official! The international charity Save the Children says that Slovenia is the best country for children to live in.Read more ...
Positive news for Slovenian real estate
25.4.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Good news as the number of property transactions nears its 2007 peakRead more ...
Here be dragons!
24.2.2017 | Fiona Thompson
The dragon is the symbol of Ljubljana but how did this come about?Read more ...
17.2.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Pust means krofi – but what exactly is this sweet treat?Read more ...
Introducing France Prešeren
7.2.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Who was France Prešeren and why is a holiday named after him?Read more ...
Tina Maze Races at Maribor One Last Time
6.1.2017 | Fiona Thompson
Slovenia’s most successful downhill skier Tina Maze to say goodbye to her Slovenian fans at the 2017 Zlata LisicaRead more ...
Clean water a fundamental right in Slovenia
22.11.2016 | Fiona Thompson
Slovenia becomes the first EU country to enshrine the provision of clean drinking water in lawRead more ...
Our Pick of Castles in Slovenia
4.10.2016 | Fiona Thompson
Slovenia is famous for its many castles. We take a look a just a few of the most interesting.Read more ...
Slovenia’s Old Calendar of the Seasons
13.9.2016 | Fiona Thompson
When is it time to start planting your veggies? A glance at the old Slovenian calendar should help you out.Read more ...
Music Lovers are Spoilt for Choice in Slovenia
26.7.2016 | Fiona Thompson
Which are the best summer events for music fans in Slovenia? We take a look at some of the favourites, from rock to classical.Read more ...
Ljubljana 5th best place for retirees
19.7.2016 | Fiona Thompson
Ljubljana has been placed 5th in the best places in world to retire to according to a US websiteRead more ...
How to keep cool in Slovenia in the summer
15.7.2016 | Fiona Thompson
A guide to the best ways to stay cool in Slovenia’s long hot summersRead more ...
It’s a boy! Or maybe a girl…
3.6.2016 | Fiona Thompson
‘Baby dragons’ hatch at Postojna and two human fish babies emerge from their eggsRead more ...
Creating a Buzz about Bee-keeping
24.5.2016 | Fiona Thompson
What exactly are those colourful little huts in Slovenian villages? We look at the Slovenian obsession with bee-keeping.Read more ...
ManuElla Flies the Eurovision Flag for Slovenia
10.5.2016 | Fiona Thompson
ManuElla hopes to represent Slovenia in this weekend’s Eurovision Song Contest but first she must come through the semi-final. We look at her chances.Read more ...
Public Holidays in Slovenia
26.4.2016 | Fiona Thompson
What public holidays are celebrated in Slovenia, and what do they mean?Read more ...
Celebrating Slovenia’s Culinary Traditions
15.4.2016 | Fiona Thompson
A look at some of Slovenia’s popular food festivalsRead more ...
Easter in Slovenia
Find out what special customs and traditions Slovenians follow at Easter timeRead more ...
Going Underground – Caving in Slovenia
24.2.2016 | Fiona Thompson
The Postojna Caves are world famous, but with more than 10,000 caves countrywide, Slovenia has plenty to offer those who get their kicks underground.Read more ...
Slovenian Ski-jumpers are World Beaters
27.1.2016 | Fiona Thompson
With Slovenia’s ski jumpers at the top of their game, we look at why Slovenians excel in the sport.Read more ...
Top Ten Attractions in Slovenia for Children
15.4.2015 | Slovenia Estates
Here’s our top ten for activities and attractions for children in Slovenia; it’s been put together using suggestions from ex-pat families who know the country well. Our list combines a few of the best known attractions with some activities that don’t appear in all of the guidebooks…Read more ...
Europes New Second Home Hotspots
11.4.2015 | The Daily Telegraph
Since the global downturn, property hunters have scuttled back to the tried and tested destinations and new train or air routes have been few and far between. Yet our appetite to discover fresh locations will never be quashed and these days it’s more about finding authenticity or affordability away from the big-name resorts or expat enclaves.Read more ...
At the Hop: How Slovenia Rekindled its Love of Beer
8.4.2015 | Slovenia Estates
Slovenia may be known as a wine producing country but beer is mounting a spirited challenge! Until a couple of years ago, you’d only really see the two domestic beers, Laško and Union. Recently, however, the choice has increased and craft beers from small independent breweries have become big news.Read more ...
Ljubljana by bike
15.1.2015 | Slovenia Estates
Are you tired of the same usual guided walking tours of tourist attractions offered around the world?
If you are – then we could recommend a different and unique way to discover Ljubljana – on two wheels!
Events in January
12.1.2015 | Slovenia Estates
With the holidays behind us it often happens that January can be somewhat dull and monotonous, with not so many things going on…
Still we have managed to find a couple of events we would like to share with you.
Slovenia – surely the pioneer of ski-jumping?
18.12.2014 | Slovenia Estates
Planica Nordic Center is a large ski-jumping, ski-flying and cross-country skiing sport complex located in Planica, an alpine valley in north-western Slovenia.Read more ...
Events in December
4.12.2014 | Slovenia Estates
And there it is, the last month of 2014. The festive season is ahead and there are many events going on; Christmas and New Year’s Markets can be found in many cities across the country, including Ljubljana, Maribor, Piran etc. Here are a couple of events we selected and wanted to share with you!Read more ...
Events in November
17.11.2014 | Slovenia Estates
Another month, another article of the best events in Slovenia this time of the year. Maybe shorter, but no less exciting!Read more ...
Slovenian events in October
13.10.2014 | Slovenia Estates
Visiting Slovenia in the upcoming month? Plan your trip ahead! We have selected a few of the most interesting things to do in Slovenia in October. This month, everything seems centred in the capital, Ljubljana!Read more ...
1.10.2014 | Slovenia Estates
1st October marks the start of the school year for university students in Slovenia…Read more ...
Photo of the week
29.9.2014 | Slovenia Estates
This week’s photo of Slovenia is of Kanal!Read more ...
12.9.2014 | Slovenia Estates
No matter where you travel, if you ask a local, they will likely tell you their language is difficult to learn and even more difficult to master. If you ask the same in Slovenia, however, there might be a grain of truth in that claim.Read more ...
Slovenian events in September
10.9.2014 | Slovenia Estates
Visiting Slovenia this September? Plan your trip ahead! We have selected a few of the most interesting things to do in Slovenia in September.Read more ...
The Real Estate Market in Slovenia
8.9.2014 | Justin Young
Slovenia is probably the most secure of all of the countries even despite recent economic hardships that have affected most of Europe. If you are an ultra-cautious investor who may lie awake at night, even if there is the smallest element of risk to your investment, then maybe, just maybe Slovenia is the right, long term country for you to be putting your hard earned money into…Read more ...