Welcome to Balustrade Estates

Balustrade Estates is an agency specialising in Hvar Island properties, which was established in 2004 by Rupert Dawnay and his wife Katia Zaninović, who both live in the town of Hvar. Rupert Dawnay from England has been involved with estate agency for some twenty-seven years, previously working with a well-respected international estate agents, in London. Katia Zaninović, who is Croatian and a native of Hvar, also worked in London for a number of years in the corporate lettings market. The working team is completed by Marija Barbarić from Hvar. Balustrade Estates is fully certified and legally accredited to deal with all aspects of property transactions. We offer a complete service based on detailed knowledge of the Croatian property market and all its legal requirements. We work closely with our clients to establish their needs, and can communicate with our clients in English, Croatian, German and Italian.