STA, 2 August 2018 - Last year was a record year for the Slovenian real estate market, with some 36,000 deals being made, according to a report by the Surveying and Mapping Authority. Sales reached EUR 2.3bn in total, matching the record amount from 2007.
HETA Asset Resolution, a wind-down corporation ultimately owned by the Republic of Austria, is handling the sale of Delamaris, a prime touristic development project located next to the ancient fishing and trading port of Izola. It’s a town full of art galleries, artisan stores, cafés and gourmet restaurants, and one that still remains a relatively undiscovered tourist destination on the Adriatic.
STA, 13 July 2018 - Commenting on the Ljubljana real estate market in Friday's commentary, the business newspaper Finance says that the Statistics Office, the central bank and the Surveying and Mapping Authority (GURS) do not give sufficient data on the situation in a time when it seems that a new bubble is being inflated in the capital.
STA, 22 June 2018 - Housing prices in Slovenia rose by 4.4% in the first quarter of the year compared to the final quarter of last year and by 13.4% year-on-year, the Statistics Office said on Friday. Up the most were the prices for new housing units, by 7.6% and 24.7%, respectively.
STA, 11 May - Renting real estate in Slovenia is becoming less frequent than buying despite the fact that the prices of real estate are growing faster than rents, the Mapping and Surveying Authority (GURS) said on Friday. The trend can be seen with both private and commercial real estate.
Our first interview with Dan Bendall focused more on his time as an expat in Slovenia, someone who left the UK and started a new life handling property here. The original story was too long for just one post, so here’s part two, as promised, this time focusing on the local property market.
STA, 26 April 2018 - The group around retailer Mercator recorded a EUR 184m net loss in 2017, largely due to real estate impairments resulting from a new accounting policy and amounting to EUR 145.8m. Adjusting for the negative effect of one-off events, the group wrapped up last year with a EUR 6m profit, the company's report says.
Continuing our occasional series on people who moved to Slovenia and started a business, we asked some questions of Dan Bendall, who works together with his partner selling and managing properties around the country.