Construction in Croatia

How much does it cost to build a house in Croatia?

Good, high-quality construction, high level of finishing, suitable for sale in the second-houses market: Approx: € 1,000 – 1,500 / m². This is not particularly cheap. In Istria in particular, the costs are higher, because construction companies have received a lot of work from neighboring countries since joining the EU.

What is the hourly wage of a construction worker?

7 euros / hour

How much does it cost to build a road in Croatia?

Asphalt road: 4 m wide, 70 euro per linear meter


Is a building permit easy to obtain in Croatia?

No. A lot of paperwork and the inspectors / assessors often have to be personally visited.


picture above: a construction project in Istria

What is the cost of building land in Croatia?

Residential building land on the countryside depends on location and location and view: from € 35 to € 120 m². Good locations (near beautiful village, view, etc.) can be found from € 65, -. Land directly on the sea is the most expensive: 300, – / 400, – euro / m2. Land where a zoning plan already exists is more expensive than new building land. (current prices for potential locations for development of tourist real estate / second homes, not the locations in the hinterland or uninteresting places.) Land prices on the coast with sea view depend on location and distance to the sea: between € 90 and € 500 / m² The price for land far from the sea but with full sea view is approx. € 100, – / m2 The price for plots directly on the waterline is the most popular and varies strongly.Rain prices for agricultural land is between € 2 and € 15 m².

Eerst meer weten over de markt? Vraag de gratis “Onroerend goed gids” aan.

Lees meer over kopen in Kroatië