Tag Archive: Green Heart of Italy

Challenges of Castle Ownership

The idea of welcoming dinner guests across a drawbridge may be romantic, but if your home is a European castle, the maintenance costs can be daunting. When Malcolm Goodbody heard that the 15th-century, 230-square-meter Dunsandle Castle in County Galway, Ireland, and its surrounding 20 forested hectares were up for sale, he knew he had to…

You Can Live in an Italian Castle – For $9.8 Million

Looking for a real estate investment? Financial advisor Sandro Renghi has a property for you – a 5th century Italian castle called Carbonana Castle. USA Today reported that for the bargain price of $9.8 million dollars, you can purchase your very own, one-of-a-kind castle in the beautiful hillside Italian city of Umbrian from Renghi’s client;…