About us

Dear visitors,

Broker is one of the leading Croatian real estate agencies that was established in 1993. and it has over 28 years of experience. In recent years our business has grown considerably and our agency now employs more than 25 young people. 

Our main office is in Split, Dalmatia, Croatia. Split is Dalmatian town of famous history and the intersection of trade routes. Having an international airport which offers direct flights to most European capitals, less than half an hour from our office, is very convenient for our clients for which we organize inspection trips, including; accommodation, car rentals and other services when needed.


Split, Obala kneza Branimira 1, tel/fax 385 21 541 000

Main office   Main office   Main office

Main office   Main office   Main office

From May 2006, through the Split airport, properties in Croatia are within easy and affordable reach owing to introduction of low cost airlines like Easy Jet, WizzAir and German Wings.

"Broker-Grupa" is active in all segments of real estate business: houses, land, apartments, business premises, purchase, sale and lease. Apart from our main office in Split, we have offices on the island Hvar and island Brac; both very popular tourist destinations and in high demand by those looking to buy a good value property on an Mediterranean island.

We also carry the finest selection of investment opportunities on Croatian coast. Those offers range from land plots with building permissions for apartments, villas or hotels to small islands on sale. Also worth mentioning is land for construction of big business centers in Split and Zagreb. Many private hotels and off-plan projects are also always available through our Agency.

broker on beach

"Croatia has had a barnstorming couple of summers, with everyone from Sunday Times readers to Lonely Planet scribes voting it their number-one, absolute favorite for a Mediterranean escape. But even if you've visited in the past year or two, it's unlikely that you've done the place justice just yet"
:: Summer in Croatia, The Sunday Times, February 12, 2006

For transfers to properties we have available:
- Jeep Grand Cherokee
- Mercedes Viano VIP 5+1
- Riviera 3350
- Robinson 44

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8  Mercedes Viano VIP  Riviera 3350  Robinson 44
We can also arrange any other means of transport as desired.

BROKER - Your real estate partner in Croatia
Tel/fax: +385 21 541 000



These are questions and answers on some frequently asked questions about real estate in Croatia, for any other questions feel free to contact us or come to our office and we will be glad to help you.

1. Can foreign nationals buy real estate in Croatia?

Foreign nationals belonging to EU Member States can purchase real estate in the same way as Croatian nationals. Foreign nationals belonging to non-EU countries can purchase real estate in Croatia with cumulatively fulfilled two conditions: reciprocity agreement with the Republic of Croatia and consent of the Ministry of Justice.

2. What is the real estate tax in the Republic of Croatia?

The Republic of Croatia has a unique real estate tax rate of 3%. The amount of tax is determined on the basis of the price from the contract of sale and the assessment of the competent tax administration. According to the law, the buyer pays tax on the received solution only once.

3. What is the tax on real estate swap?

The tax is also 3%, so each property owner pays 3% of the estimated value of the property for the new property when swapping.

4. In what time span real estate sales tax must be paid?

The tax liability arises at the time of the conclusion of the contract or other legal transaction that acquires the real estate. The notary is obliged to submit one copy of the document to the Tax Administration within 30 days from the signature on the sale documents. The taxpayer is obliged to pay the determined tax within 15 days from the delivery of the decision on determining the real estate sales tax.

5. What is a down payment and how much is it?

A down payment is an insurance that the buyer pays to the seller as a sign that the contract has been concluded and a certainty that the obligation will be fulfilled. In practice, the down payment is given on the Pre-contract and is usually 10% of the agreed purchase price. In case of fulfillment of the contract, the down payment is calculated in the total amount of the agreed purchase price.

6. Can the amount of real estate purchase be paid in foreign currency?

In principle, no. Every sale in the Republic of Croatia must be paid in EURO. If a foreign currency payment is made, the bank will convert it to EURO.

7. Is it possible to conclude and certify a contract of real estate sale abroad?

Yes, if it is a citizen of the Republic of Croatia then it is best to certify the contract with our diplomatic mission. If it is a foreign national then with the notarization of the purchase contract with a public notary, the Apostille of public document issued in that state is required.