Looking for your dream home? Discover the definitive selection of luxury real estate in Milan, Italy: modern houses and historic homes for sale
Rich history, gorgeous classic architecture bordering the most up-to-date buildings, renowned high-end fashion events, and luxurious restaurants. Welcome to Milan.
The second largest Italian city after Rome, Milan is home to names and brands such as Prada, Valentino, Versace, and Gucci which all have become synonymous with style, wealth, and luxury. The real estate market here matches the atmosphere of sophistication that prevails in Milan, Italy. Famous historic houses and villas, modern homes for sale, and, of course, apartments and penthouses designed in innovative buildings by 21st-century "starchitects."
On JamesEdition, you can easily find accommodation listed for sale in Milan for your taste: from luxury classic homes costing up to US$70M to cheaper houses with prices starting at US$490K.
Top real estate in Italy: high-end homes for sale in the chic neighborhoods of Milan
If, while searching for the top houses and apartments listed for sale in Italy's economic center, Milan, you also are looking for areas with a high concentration of luxury residences and homes, sumptuous restaurants, and world-renowned events, then we have two neighborhoods to recommend.
Dominated by the famous Italian cathedral Duomo, Milan's Centro Storico has much to offer. The majority of the city’s attractions and fascinating pieces of architecture are located here, as well as Michelin restaurants and the most expensive boutiques. For the latter, you’ll find an entire fashion district known as the Quadrilatero Della Moda. Twice a year, during the Milan Fashion Week, the district hosts runways and shows, and the streets are full of models and celebrities.
Milan’s other neighborhoods are arranged in a circle around the Centro Storico. Slightly north of the Duomo nestles the most Bohemian area of the city. The Brera District boasts a boho-chic atmosphere inhabited by wealthy businessmen and artists.
In both the Centro Storico and Brera neighborhoods of Milan, the real estate market includes some of the highest prices in Italy. When searching for the perfect historical property or for large new houses both for rent and for sale in Milan, Italy's fashion hub, we would highly recommend considering the residential areas of Cadorna, Conciliazione, and Sempione.
Best contemporary houses and modern homes listed for sale in Milan, Italy
If historical quarters and haute couture runways next door are not exactly your cup of tea, then you will be pleased with Milan’s extensive eclecticism which offers something for every taste. Creative Via Tortona, industrial and trendy Porta Romano, vibrant Chinatown with its excellent nightlife, totally new Porta Nuova with its Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest) skyscraper resembling a modern a treehouse--it is worth taking a look at all of these neighborhoods while searching for fantastic contemporary homes and other types of real estate listed for sale in Milan, Italy.
Top real estate in Italian countryside near Milan
Apart from the obvious benefits of owning real estate in Milan, here are a few more subtle rewards of property ownership for those who dream of an authentic Italian countryside residence.
Less than an hour north of Milan by train, you’ll find the beloved Lombardy and Italy Lake District with world-renowned Lake Como and Lake Garda. In the summer, Milan residents spend their holidays at stunning lakefront homes and mansions in this part of Italy, some of which are actually listed for sale.
On JamesEdition, you can find top agencies and agents, like Sotheby’s International Realty, which stand ready to assist you to find fantastic houses listed for sale either in Milan or elsewhere in Italy.