The perfect combination of centrality and Mediterranean relaxation: On the Athens city coast, in addition to the marvelous maritime backdrop, a high-quality range of apartments, penthouses, maisonettes, villas and properties awaits you, which will make your heart beat faster.
1. Discover Athens' city coast as a first-class property location with Engel & Völkers
Few real estate locations in the Mediterranean region combine the proximity to a European metropolis with the advantages of a relaxed and comfortable lifestyle as impressively as the Athens city coast. Here, where millennia-old culture, dynamic industries and charming seafaring tradition meet a wide range of the most exclusive properties in the Aegean, the prospects for buying a villa, apartment or property could hardly be more favorable. Only a few kilometers from Athens city center, the different locations along the city coast are ideally suited for professionals with a job in the Greek capital - but local properties are also ideal for frequent flyers, couples with children and active seniors. Real estate agent Engel & Völkers Athens would like to introduce you to this fascinating location on the following overview page - let yourself be inspired to buy a penthouse, a villa or a maisonette or find out why selling your apartment, house or property promises great chances of success. Continue reading!
2. That is why the Athens city coast is the ideal environment for your apartment or villa purchase
The Athens city coast has had a special attraction since ancient times: for centuries it was one of the most important access points to the Aegean island world for the Greek seafaring people, so that over the course of time numerous cultural currents converged here and created an unmistakable, cosmopolitan atmosphere early on. The sea and the many related leisure and economic opportunities have always played an important role on the Athens city coast: If you buy an apartment, a penthouse or a villa in the region, you can expect wonderful views of the Saronic Gulf as well as excellent culinary delights Offer of Greek cuisine, which is defined by its varied combinations of fish, seafood, rice and other local specialties. Our real estate agents believe that buying real estate on the Athens city coast is particularly recommended for water sports enthusiasts: The infrastructure for sailors and motor boaters in the extensive port facilities can be classified as very good, the numerous sailing and diving schools also enable beginners to take their first steps in these varied hobbies. At the same time, you will also find many ferry connections with which you can quickly and easily reach your favorite islands in the eastern Mediterranean.
Properties on the Athens city coast
But the Athens city coast also has a lot to offer for property buyers further from water: Culture lovers can look forward to an interesting drama program, for example in the Municipal Theater of Piraeus, and the art and gallery scene on the Athens city coast has also been popular in recent years. Those interested in archaeological finds from the eventful history of Athens will get their money's worth in the Hellenic Maritime Museum or the Tactual Museum of Athens. Thanks to the excellent shopping opportunities, comprehensive medical care at the highest level and the short distances to the city center and Athens International Airport, the Athens city coast turns out to be a livable and lovable all-round location with a high potential for well being that leaves nothing to be desired. Discover the exclusive purchase offer from real estate agents at Engel & Völkers Athens or use the attractive advantages of the location profitably for the sale of your apartment, villa or property.
3. Choose one of these diverse location options on Athens' city coast
Various real estate locations stretch along the Athens city coast, each of which has its own individual characteristics. Due to the great variety, you will also quickly find the property for sale here that fully meets your wishes and ideas.
Among the various coastal towns, Piraeus is perhaps the best-known real estate location: Piraeus is home to the third largest seaport in the Mediterranean and stands for urban-Mediterranean way of life, cultural diversity and houses and villas in a wide range of prices. As a property buyer, you will find everything your heart desires here: extensive promenades, small, cozy bays such as the Mikrolimano, traditional restaurants, cultural institutions, cinemas, shopping opportunities and much more are available. Since Piraeus has once again been comprehensively upgraded in recent years through various urban development projects, the purchase of an apartment, a penthouse or a villa in Piraeus is more promising than ever! Piraeus is also proving to be a worthwhile address for investors looking for a capital investment with high return expectations.
Right next door is the suburb of Moschato, which was still heavily agricultural until around 100 years ago. Today the city scape is characterized by modern apartments, penthouses and maisonettes. A special highlight is the great carnival parade of Moschato, which takes place every year two weeks before Rose Monday and is known throughout the Athens area. A piece to the east is Kalithea, a particularly densely populated part of the southern Athens suburbs, which also has a small access to the city coast. The most important local attractions include the late Byzantine church of Agia Eleousa and the Stavros Niarchos cultural center with a lush park, national library, opera house and theater. In addition, Kallithea has a strong academic background with Harokopio and Panteion Universities.
Palaio Faliro is a particularly easy-to-reach part of the Athens city coast. As a property buyer, you are only 5 kilometers from the bustling city center, so all the advantages of the Greek capital can be reached within minutes. You can also enjoy life to the fullest in Palaio Faliro itself: well-tended sandy beaches, beach bars and the recently expanded Flisvos Marina ensure pleasant hours in and around the water. Our real estate agents also believe that the sports complex on the coast, which was redesigned for the 2004 Olympic Games, is worth a visit!
Immediately to the southeast is the coastal town of Alimos, which is often also called Kalamaki. It is also known for its long sandy beach and an exclusive marina - the largest in all of Greece, with over 1000 berths! A swimming pool and numerous sports clubs are also located in Alimos, which also has some high-quality real estate offers for sale.
Finally, Nea Smyrni is the only place in the region that is not directly connected to the Athens city coast, but the ports and beaches of the surrounding suburbs can be reached on foot within minutes. Thanks to a particularly well-developed educational infrastructure from kindergarten through elementary and secondary schools to vocational schools, the idyllic city park and a wide range of sports facilities, Nea Smyrni is particularly suitable as a property location for families with children.
Would you like more information about the specific location options for your property purchase or would you like to find out more about the offers at one of the locations presented? The real estate agents team at Engel & Völkers Athens will be happy to provide you with targeted advice - even when it comes to the sale of your apartment, villa or property.
4. The real estate market on the Athens city coast: supply, purchase prices, development trends
Due to its favorable geographical location and the high quality of life, the Athens city coast has made a name for itself with both private and commercial property buyers. In particular, interested parties who are looking for a cheaper alternative to the rest of the Athens Riviera, which tends to be more expensive, will find an adequate purchase offer here. The various city and port development projects have contributed to the fact that many properties on the Athens city coast have increased in value.
5. Trust the industry experts: Engel & Völkers Athens is your reference real estate agent
The support of a professional real estate agent is indispensable in order to close a well-founded and sustainably satisfactory purchase in a complex real estate market like the one in Athens and the surrounding areas. The Engel & Völkers Athens team is in a position to have a holistic overview of what is currently on offer and to suggest the latest offers to buy at the best price. In doing so, we fall back on our extensive network of contacts, which always gives us an advantage over our competitors. Especially if you want to sell a property with Engel & Völkers Athens, you will benefit from our high degree of networking - among other things, we have access to a comprehensive pool of search customers who allow us to quickly and profitably market your apartment, maisonette or villa allowed.
Our real estate agents will be happy to arrange a free and non-binding initial consultation with you, which can be held in English, Greek, German or, on request, in other languages. Simply call us on at +30 2111055000 or fill out the contact form on our website. We look forward to hearing from you soon!
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