The main difference between A Home in Crete and all other independent real estate agents in Crete is the personal 1to1 service that we offer from your very first point of contact to after sales and moving in to your new home in Crete.
On average buyers view around 5 properties in their chosen area and most of the time the viewings need to be organised with many multiple estate agents. We arrange all this for you, maximising your time when here to ensure you get to see as much as possible from both the properties and the area. If you cannot make it here we will also do personal video viewings for you.
Complete our simple online form with what properties you are looking for including the links to any other properties from other estate agents and we will get started for you.
Chania is often called Western Crete, and Western Crete is popular for its birdwatching with the like of the Golden Eagle and its spring flowers in the mountains. As an island, Crete has many endemic species of plants and animals.
Chania town has an atmosphere of Venice and Florence with a harbour that has different looks different depending on the time of the day and the light that hits it. Crete’s only freshwater lake, Lake Kournas which is Crete’s only freshwater lake is 47 km from Chania City and has a perimeter of 3.5km.
The third largest city in Crete but it never realy feels like a city, like Chania and Heraklion does as it has more of a slower place which is beautiful in appearence and a wash of timeless attractions.
Rethymno has alot of Venetian influences with a fortress (The Fortezza) built in 1573 that dominates the city but also has endless sandy beaches, museums, city architecture, and archaeological sites.
Rethymno’s harbour area is a great place to stroll olong to the venetian lighthouse, get a coffee, eat and to browse in both modern and old shops.
Heraklion is the largest city in Crete which has undergone alot of re-development in recent years. This includes the waterfront, roads, and central pedestrian walking strips in the historic centre.
The most visited attraction in Crete must be the Palace of Knossos, A story of Minoan cilvilisation, this has been well restored by Arthur Evans this is only 25 minutes from the centre of Heraklion. One of the best known streets for finding direction in Heraklion is the 25th August Street which is now paved and boasts the most beautiful Neoclassical buildings in Heraklion.
In the eastern most region of Crete, Lasithi is made up of of Municipalities, Ierapetra, Oropedio Lasithiou, Siteia and the capital Agios Nikolaos.
The prefecture is well known for its Palm Tree Forest at Vai beach with over 5000 palm trees in an area of 250 km² making it the largest in Europe. Elounda Bay with its amazing landscapes and views of Spinalonga and some of the best award winning beaches in Sissi like Boufos with amazing clear waters.