Habitat Investments

We provide a one-stop-shop for property investment – source, design, build, develop and operate all properties in our portfolio. It gives us a wider understanding of the market and the control to be efficient and ensure high quality.
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Mission & Vision

Founded in 2011 by lawyers Marco and Francesco Fasanella, Habitat Investments is a boutique property investment and development firm with an extensive knowledge of the property market and cycles.

We primarily focus on sourcing and transforming undeveloped assets with a potential hidden value into much-needed and high-quality homes, commercial real estate assets as well as hotels and leisure buildings across London and internationally.

Tailored Investment Strategies

We provide different investment strategies to maximise our clients’ Return on Investment (ROI). All our strategies are supported by an in-depth analysis of the market and consider its fluctuations, in order to minimise risks and maximise returns.

Over the years we have built our clientele through recommendation and word of mouth and we appreciate the importance of developing long-term relationships with each all our clients and of keeping them fully informed of all phases of the development project.


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In-house Estate and Letting Agency

We also own our successful in-house estate and lettings agency. Having this arm to the business means that our team is uniquely resourced to monitor market needs, allowing us to obtain the optimum outcome for our clients by responding with a variety of Buy-to-Let, HMOs and New Build Development opportunities.

Marco Fasanella

Marco started working as a property finder and consultant on legal issues pertaining to purchase of residential and commercial properties and has over 10 years’ experience in the property sector. He now specialises in finding development opportunities and his main goal is helping investors to build a property portfolio and maximise the return on the capital employed. He has a degree in Law from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and subsequently qualified as an Italian lawyer. In 2008 he decided to move to the UK and gained his LLM (Master of Law) degree at King’s College of London. He speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

Francesco Fasanella

Francesco is a property investments and development expert with more than 10 years’ experience and with a focus on high-yield residential and commercial projects in London and Italy. He provides clients with different investment strategies to maximise the Return on Investment of the capital employed. Francesco is a qualified Italian lawyer and has a degree in Law cum laude at the “Università degli Studi – Roma III”. He has an LLM (Master of Law) at King’s College London and a MSc in Real Estate Development at the University of Westminster. He also specialised in Land Law and was a visiting faculty member at Birkbeck College London. His focus is on the Italian and UK Real Estate markets and on build to sell and build to rent projects. He speaks Italian, English and French.

Habitat Investments In The Press

  • Francesco Fasanella, amministratore di Habitat Investments, ospite ai microfoni di London One Radio per parlare di Real Estate, Brexit e mercato immobiliare. Stay tuned! ...

  • Nel libro 'Londra Italia' (Edizioni Laterza) di Enrico Franceschini, corrispondente da Londra del quotidiano La Repubblica, racconta la storia di professionisti italiani a Londra. ...

  • Una delle poche piazze mondiali – e comunque unica in Europa – nella quale il mercato immobiliare non ha subito la crisi generalizzata che ha toccato tutti i Paesi, compreso il nostro, è Londra. Habitat Investments è una società che si occupa di assistere a tutto tondo coloro che fossero interessati ad acquistare casa nella capitale inglese....

  • dal Corriere della Sera del 30/11/2014 A Londra, per vendere case agli italiani di Chiara Albanese Il boom del mattone inglese non fa gola solo ai moltissimi italiani che puntano a conquistare un pezzetto delle opportunità offerte dell’immobiliare londinese. Ma anche agli specialisti del settore......

We are a member of the key governing bodies, abiding by the strictest codes of practice.

The Property Ombudsman (TPO) scheme has been providing consumers and property agents with an alternative dispute resolution service for 25 years and provides consumers with a free, impartial and independent alternative dispute resolution service.

The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) is the UK’s leading professional body for estate agency. Our members practise across all aspects of property both in the UK and overseas, including residential and commercial sales and letting, property management, business transfer, auctioneering and land.

The Association of Residential Letting Agents is the UK’s foremost professional body for letting agents. Its members are professionals working at all levels of letting agency, from business owners to office employees.

Under the provisions of the United Kingdom Housing Act 2004 every landlord or letting agent that takes a deposit for an assured shorthold tenancy in England and Wales must join a tenancy deposit scheme.

Client Money Protection (CMP) is a scheme that reimburses landlords and tenants should an agent misappropriate their rent, deposit or other client funds. It has long been a requirement for ARLA Propertymark members to have CMP and is now mandatory for all letting agents.

The UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.

Book now an initial Free consultation.

If you are looking to invest we are offering a 30 minutes free consultation where we can discuss the best investment strategies for you.