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Swiss Property - How to Buy Property in Switzerland as a Foreign Citizen

Property acquisition in Switzerland has been in high demand and a highly profitable investment in the past years - and it still is. Many foreigners have decided to buy property as an investment or when relocating to Switzerland.

STABILITY and PERFORMANCE are the main reasons for this, be it in the real estate market prices, the countries prosperity and economic environment, the Swiss tax system or in the currency. The performance of the Swiss Franc makes Switzerland extremely attractive for real estate investment. Whether you are seeking an investment or looking for your personal residence, you may find many good reasons for buying property in Switzerland. As Swiss real estate professionals, we can provide the relevant information and excellent support when it comes to buying property in Switzerland.

Law and Regulations

The requirements for an EU/EFTA citizen domiciled in Switzerland or for a residence permit C holder to buy property are the same as for Swiss citizens. For Non-EU/EFTA citizens there are restrictions. Further restrictions apply for holiday houses.


Read more about law and restrictions in real estate.


Cost and Financing

Generally spoken real estate prices vary depending on the attractivity of the location in terms of proximity to the centre, infrastructure, landscape and taxation.


Mortgages are available and very attractive.


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Find the Perfect Property

House, apartment or land? How can you find the pefect residence? Or how to find the perfect investment property?


Understand what you buy! Learn about terms and vocabulary in Swiss real estate.


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Get our In-Depth Report on Property Acquisition in Switzerland

We woud like to share some of our knowledge with you and therefore created an in-depth report about property acquisition in our beautiful country. Eleven topics give an overview including lots of details of what to take into consideration when deciding on buying real estate in Switzerland. You can simply order your report for free!

We love what we do

As a local real estate professional in the Central Switzerland (Zug, Zurich, Schwyz, Lucerne, Aargau) area we know the market and the aquisition process. As an experienced buyer's agent we strive to fulfill our clients' goals and dreams while giving them the best service. We do what we love - and we do it with passion!



Passion for Real Estate

Passion for People

Passion for a Great Service

Passion for the Best Outcome



Please contact us to discuss your personal needs!