Average price of properties for rent in Milan, Italy, 2022, by area
Renting in ItalyDespite being much lower than in Milan, the average rental price for residential real estate in the region of Lombardy was among the most expensive in the country. Renting a house in the southern region of Calabria, the cheapest in the country, cost on average almost three times less per square meter than in Lombardy. On average, renting a house, flat, or residential property in Italy cost approximately 12 euros per square meter as of September 2022.
House purchase in Italy
The residential real estate market in Italy has struggled since the financial crisis of 2008. In recent years, however, low prices and low interest rates on mortgage loans have helped keep the sector afloat. In fact, the number of transactions has increased steadily since 2013, including purchases for investment, especially in cities.