Imagination can run riot when you discover that perfect
derelict, with its stone arches and window sills - and at such a
low price too! Unless you know what you're doing the dream can
quickly turn into a nightmare.
about securing a planning licence, and having to pay IKA? Do you
know all the bureaucratic ropes? You accept verbal quotes, or
costs written down on scrappy pieces of paper, but invariably
they bear little resemblance to what you end up paying. It is
all too easy for a cosmetic rendering to cover up the cracks,
but a quick easy fix will come back to haunt you. When will it
be finished? Promises, promises, but for local tradesman, olive
picking and tending sheep are greater priorities than working to
fear. Hellenic Homes will provide you with a firm quotation and
building schedule which will allow you to budget and plan,
experts in restoring traditional village houses to meet all
building regulation criteria. Our architects will survey a
property to evaluate what features can be safely included and
design a secure home for renovation within your budget. Armed
with the information you send us, Hellenic Homes will source
properties which most closely match your details, and send you
by e-mail, or post, pictures, information and indicative costs
for purchase and restoration.
property and purchase price is agreed, we will help you through
all the legalities of buying the building and applying for a
planning license. Once you have clear title of ownership we can
commence restoration. Based upon the architect's design,
Hellenic Homes will submit a detailed costing and work schedule,
so that you have total control over budget and timing - with all
the stressful, bureaucratic necessities taken care of by us.
buying the property, based on our accepted quotation and
specification, you simply pay 40% on commencement of work,
another 30% mid-way through and the 30% balance on completion
when you are handed the key.