About Us

About Us

Axel Werner is the managing director of "WORLD OF PROPERTIES". 

The offices are located in Kiel, Germany and on the beautiful island of Crete, Greece.

Axel was born in Germany and he studied hotel management and economics. He speaks several languages (German, English, Greek, and Italian) and he has been living in Greece from 1992. In the beginning of his activities as real estate agent he worked exclusively in the Cretan Property Market, a market he knows better than anyone else. After a few years he started to offer properties in the whole country of Greece and abroad.

Since this time he established a lot of important international business contacts especially in Cyprus, The United Arabic Emirates and in Germany.


The company’s goal is to find the perfect property for each client:

"For the Service you deserve, with people you can trust!"



27 Years of Experience

The company was established in 1996 in Rethymno, Crete / Greece

  • Property Market on Crete: Since 1996
  • Property Market allover Greece: Since 2008
  • Property Market in Cyprus: Since 2008
  • Property Market in the United Arabic Emirates: Since 2010
  • Property Market in Germany: Since 2017
  • Building Development in Greece since 2001
  • Property Management since 2001
  • In House Law Department Associated Architects & Engineers
  • Member in several Real Estate Federations (i.e. Fiabci)


Multilingual Staff

Perfect communication in Greek, German and English.

Communication in Italian & French & Dutch.

Organised communication in Chinese & Russian.


International Business Contacts Worldwide

Head Office in Rethymno, Crete / Greece.

Branch in Germany.

Cooperation: Great Britain, Scandinavia, The Netherlands, China, Dubai, Russia.






Our company "World of Properties" has been awarded several times by the largest real estate magazine in Europe "Bellevue" as Best Property Agent & Developer. In this magazine we have repeatedly worked on editorial texts of the Greek real estate market.



For many years we were exclusive member for the Greek real estate market in "Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate", which is a compendium of the finest residential real estate firms from around the world. Its headquarters are located in the United States of America. The members of this association are always carefully selected, the evaluation criteria being, among others, seniority, experience in the placement of luxury properties, professional service and market knowledge. We are proud tat we have been a member for many years of this association of the world's best real estate companies.

With the guidance of the Board of Regents, the governing body of Luxury Real Estate, this network represents the best in the business.





For more than 10 years, we have also been a member of the International Real Estate Federation FIABCI, which serves the global real estate industry since 1951.

FIABCI is an international business club with real estate professionals from over 60 countries, for many years. At the same time, FIABCI is an association with over 100 national real estate associations representing more than 1,500,000 professionals. FIABCI has special advisory status with the United Nations and the ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council of the United Nations).

It is a politically independent association and one very influential and respected real estate network. Membership of FIABCI demonstrates the seriousness and professional organisation of a real estate company.





The Team


Axel BildAxel Werner
Managing Director Greece & Germany,
Founder of "World of Properties" in 1996
CEO of Century Developments (2001 - 2013)/Construction
Languages: German - Greek - English - Italian
Studies: Hotel Management - Economics
For many years exclusive Greek member of
"Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate", a compendium of the finest residential real estate firms from around the world.



Yao LiangYao Liang
Managing Director Middle East & China
Studies: Economics in the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
Languages: Chinese - German - English
He worked for WTSH (Business Development and Technology Transfer Corporation of Schleswig Holstein) in China. He is well experienced in the consultation with Chinese companies that want to invest in Europe or do business. He has established contacts between Chinese and European governments, organising visits from both sides.



Chara Liandri WernerChara Liandri
Legal Representative In Greece
Studies: Law
Languages: Greek - German - English - French
Our In house law office was established in 1996 in Rethymno, Crete, Greece. Her office can advice you through her long years of experience and expertise in the purchase of property abroad.
The process of purchasing a property in Greece, Cyprus and UAE is significantly different from the rest of Europe and anyone wishing to buy a property will need a Solicitor who is used to the country's conveyance and can deal with any relevant legislation crafting. Such cases we undertake with great success.




Vangelis WernerVangelis Werner
Legal Representative in Germany
Studies: Law
Languages: Greek - German - English - Italian
Vangelis was born on Crete, Greece. He was educated bilingually (Greek and German) and spent his childhood on Crete. In the age of 18 he started to study Law in Kiel and later in Hamburg, Germany. During his studies, he also lived in Roma, Italy for 6 months.
Vangelis is responsible for our German clients and especially for a perfect information about the legal situation for property investment in Greece, Cyprus and the United Arabic Emirates.



how to reach us
Contact Us

Igoumenou Gavriil 103-105,
74100 Rethymno,
Tel: +30 28310 57820
Mob: +30 69482 31066


Igoumenou Gavriil 103-105,
74100 Rethymno,
Tel: +30 28310 57820
Mob: +30 69482 31066


Sandkoppel 7,
D - 24119,
Tel: +49 431 66735555
Mob: +49 171 5152755


Great Britain
The Netherlands