Govoni Law Firm

Dreaming of buying a house in Italy, maybe in Sardinia?

Beware: Your journey could be full of pitfalls if you don’t rely on an experienced and reliable partner.

Why? Real estate laws and procedures in Italy can be complex and confusing, especially for those who are not familiar with them. A wrong step can cost you dearly, both in terms of money and time and stress.


  • Losing thousands of euros due to a poorly drafted deed or an unpaid tax.
  • Finding yourself involved in a scam or an illegal sale.
  • Suffering endless delays and complications in the purchase process.

Don’t be caught unprepared! Govoni Law is your trusted partner for the safe and worry-free purchase of a property in Italy.

With over 14 years of experience in the industry, our team of highly qualified lawyers, real estate agents, and architects is ready to guide you through every step of the process, from finding the ideal property to signing the deed.

Don’t Buy Your Dream Italian Home Blindfolded: Your Essential Team of Experts

Our consulting firm is dedicated to providing exceptional assistance and expertise throughout the purchase process, ensuring a smooth and successful transaction from start to finish. 

Dreaming of a charming house in Italy, bathed in sunshine and whispering tales of centuries past? Before you dive headfirst, imagine this:

  • Thousands of euros vanish because a legal document wasn’t airtight.
  • You get mired in a legal battle over hidden property issues.
  • You buy the wrong house, one that doesn’t fit your dreams or Italian regulations.

Yikes! Don’t let your Italian adventure turn into a stressful nightmare. Instead, assemble your dream team of experts:

The Guardian of Legality: Your Professional Lawyer

Imagine a superhero who wields legal knowledge like a lightsaber, protecting your every step. That’s your lawyer. They:

  • Scrutinize documents: They ensure everything is legally sound, saving you from costly mistakes.
  • Tax ninja: They guide you through taxes and fiscal bonuses, maximizing your savings.
  • Eagle eye: They spot hidden property issues, preventing future legal battles in Italy’s (admittedly slow) courts.

The Market Whisperer: Your Professional Real Estate Agent

They know the market like the back of their hand, whispering its secrets in your ear. They:

  • Negotiation Jedi: They fight for your best interests, securing the best price and terms.
  • Comparable compass: They guide you with market data, highlighting comparable properties to ensure you make an informed decision.
  • Pros and cons whisperer: They unveil the hidden potential (and pitfalls) of each property, leading you to your perfect match.

The Visionary: Your Professional Architect

Think of them as a magician, transforming your desires into a stunning Italian reality. They:

  • Regulation whisperer: They navigate the intricacies of Italian urbanistic regulations, ensuring your dream home complies with the law.
  • Layout maestro: They design the perfect layout, maximizing space and functionality to fit your unique vision.
  • Your taste translator: They understand your style and desires, crafting a home that reflects your personality and dreams.

Investing in these experts isn’t an expense, it’s an investment in peace of mind and your dream Italian home. Remember, buying a house in Italy involves navigating complex laws, a unique market, and specific regulations. Don’t go it alone – assemble your dream team and embark on your Italian adventure with confidence and joy!

With a team of highly skilled real estate lawyers, brokers, and agents, we are here to cater to your needs and guide you through every step of the purchase process of a property in Italy, mainly in Sardinia.

Govoni Law provides comprehensive assistance to international clients in the purchase of real estate in Italy. The assistance is tailored to guide individuals through the complexities of the Italian legal system and the intricacies of real estate transactions. It’s crucial to hire a reliable professional who possesses a clear understanding of Italian law and remains impartial to prioritize the client’s best interests. Take a look at the key points of our assistance:

  • Assistance in Real Estate Transactions: Govoni Law offers a 360-degree service, integrating legal, real estate, and market knowledge to provide comprehensive support throughout the property acquisition process as agents and lawyers.
  • Property Purchase Insights: The firm’s expertise extends to market values, safe investment opportunities, off-plan purchases, off-market properties, and acquisitions. Thorough legal due diligence is emphasized to avoid potential pitfalls and safeguard the client’s purchase.
  • Property Sale Assistance: In addition to property purchases, the firm also assists clients in selling real estate, addressing potential complications with a problem-solving approach.
  • Remote Representation and Additional Services: Govoni Law offers remote representation through a Power of Attorney, saving costs for translators during transactions before a Notary. The firm also provides comprehensive property assessments and advises on insurance and tax considerations.
  • Exploring Investment Opportunities: Investing in Italian real estate offers various paths, such as renting properties, restoring and reselling (fix and flip), or buying off-plan. The firm assists with documentation and contracts to ensure the protection of the client’s interests throughout the transaction.

If you buy a property with our Agency, we include in our agency’s fees the legal supervision of our Lawyers, without any additional costs for you.

Buy Your Home Hassle-Free

Know the legal status of the property you want to buy, before paying any sums or obliging yourself by signing any document. A safe purchase does not happen by chance. Standard buyers spend countless hours trying to understand the purchase process and searching for properties among thousands of listings. When they finally find the property, they have problems during and after the purchase, or when they decide to resell that property.

Every year in Italy there are about 15.000 litigation cases related to real estate! Such an important event cannot be entrusted to a Russian Roulette. We have a multi-year proven process, an innovative way of purchasing done to avoid the classic “Home Buyer Burnout” or future litigations. 

The History

In 2010, Govoni Law was established amidst the global economic crisis, driven by a simple yet profound goal – to transform the way law firms operate and become trusted advisors in a rapidly changing world. We recognized the need to adapt to the modern market’s increasing pace and evolving legal landscape. 

We are adaptive professionals, so we are ready to do what it takes to offer the best consulting for our clients. Since our inception, we have proudly served Italian and international clients, offering comprehensive legal consulting across various essential practice areas, with a focus on real estate. Our dedicated team works tirelessly to ensure the best possible assistance, catering to the unique needs of each client.

In 2017, Agenzia Immobiliare Sarda, our real estate partner brokerage, was born. We did it to expand our services for our clients to keep the high-quality standard of assistance in the purchase and sale process of properties in Italy, mainly in Sardinia.

Whether you are considering buying, selling, or investing in property in Italy, our integrated team of experienced real estate agents and specialized Italian property lawyers is ready to guide you through the complexities of the Italian real estate market. From due diligence and legal assistance to seamless property transactions, we are here to safeguard your interests and ensure a secure and efficient process. Contact us today to discuss your real estate needs and take the first step toward a successful property transaction in Italy.