Kefalonia is the hidden gem of Ionian Islands properties
Kefalonia is the hidden gem of Ionian islands properties.
The Ionian Islands are famous for their lovely beaches and their beautiful mountains. Tourists are drawn to them since decades – which keeps property prices up high even throughout the financial crisis. As Kefalonia is one of the most famous of the islands but becoming very popular over the last years, it no doubt is an excellent choice for buying property.
Kefalonia’s gorgeous landscape – bright, sandy beaches, thick groves of fruit and olive trees, charming little fishing villages, pebbled coves, and cool springs and lagoons – are all part of a small secret paradise the in the Ionian. Weather is still pretty much offering all 4 seasons. A medium cold winter with occasionally some snow on the top of the mountain; A beautiful & gorgeous flowery spring with warm weather; An amazing Greek summer with sun all summer long and temperatures that are normal and not to high and a breathtaking autumn!
Its principal town, Argostoli, is quite cosmopolitan with international shops, restaurants, a lively nightlife yet, very relaxing and smooth place to be. There are all kinds of facilities, the airport and very welcoming local society.
Cost of life in Kefalonia is considered slightly higher than the Greek average, making the island a really an ideal & very comfortable place to live all year around!
All this in total causes that property prices remain stable (and very affordable) and make a buy here an excellent choice – either for your own use or for holiday letting, offering a second income with a very high ROI.
We, at Petersons Group, are your local experts!
With hundreds of Kefalonia properties for sale and being active for more than 20 years now, we are the estate agency of choice for those wishing to buy a new home.