Co-Founder & CEO
Born in Umbria, Riccardo spent his childhood in a small Tuscan town, Caprese Michelangelo, the birthplace of Buonarroti.
Over the years he has developed a deep interest in the history of his territory, which soon became a passion for architecture, art and antiques.
After the scientific high school diploma Riccardo studied "Agricultural Sciences" at the University of Perugia.
After having attended the course as a real estate agent at the Arezzo Chamber of Commerce, he passed the final exam resulting the best candidate in the entire province.
Riccardo is a third level AIS Sommelier.
In 2004, together with his wife Marta, he founded Romolini Immobiliare, choosing the characteristic medieval village of Anghiari as its headquarters.
Since 2008 he has been the exclusive affiliate of Christie's International Real Estate and since 2018 a member of Christie's Master Circle Vineyards & Wineries Expert Advice.
He is esteemed by his clients for his professionalism, in-depth knowledge of the international real estate market, as well as for his innate diplomatic skills that have led him, over the years, to numerous excellent results.
Riccardo is patient, creative and charismatic.
He is fond of photography and Japanese gardens.
He lives in Tuscany together with his wife Marta and their three children.
Organic wine estate with highly-rated Agriturismo for sale in the Chianti Classico wine region, in Tuscany. The vineyards (7.0 ha) is registered as Chianti Classico DOCG (5.8 ha) and Toscana IGT (1.2 ha) and allows producing approximately 49,000 bottles of wine per year. The accommodation business offers its guests a grand total of 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, all located inside the main villa.
In the province of Arezzo, really close to a small village providing all the services, this wonderful farmhouse with its 610 sqm of surface and 5 bedrooms is perfect for whoever is looking for a private residence or a starting point for a hosting business provided with a high degree of privacy. Further enriching the property we can find an 11 x 5 m swimming pool tiled in travertine and pietra serena, a well-maintained garden and a small olive grove.
In the heart of Chianti Classico, not far from Castellina, 159.9-ha estate with manorial villa, wine cellar and stone farmhouses currently used as an accommodation business. The vineyards (19.4 ha) allow producing up to 110,000 bottles of Chianti Classico DOCG wine per year, while the olive grove (21.2 ha) grants the production of approx. 5,000 kg of oil.
In Val d’Orcia, one of Italy’s finest UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and a short distance from Castiglione d’Orcia, restored country house with guesthouse and olive grove. The property, surrounded by the woods and enjoying excellent privacy, has been carefully restored to preserve its charm intact and is nowadays a beautiful private home with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. A barn to be restored and 160 olive trees complete the property.
This hunting estate (azienda agrituristico venatoria) with renovation project spans a total surface of approximately 224.5 hectares (of which 167.9 ha with signs and readily usable for hunting, plus further 73.0 ha of neighobring land with hunting rights), covered almost entirely by woods interrupted by small clearings. Part of the woodland is planted with coppice conifers (another source of income) and a few spots could be converted into grazing land. The woods, given their huge size, are crossed by many roads and paths that allow moving throughout the estate.
In Tuscany, on the hills of Chianti Classico, 135.6-hectare organic winery with hamlet, small Agriturismo, manorial villa, vineyards (33.3 ha) and olive grove (4.7 ha). Yearly production currently ranges around 75,000 bottles of wine (with a potential of up to 415,000). The manorial villa could be easily reworked into a boutique tourist accommodation with minimal works.
On the hills of Chianti Classico, not far from Greve, 45.3-ha wine estate for sale. The property consists of a rustic farmhouse and a pleasant wine cellar with potential for approx. 180,000 bottles of wine per year. The vineyard (25.8 ha) is fully registered as Chianti Classico DOCG and could be further expanded by converting the arable land on the estate (over 15 ha).
In Tuscany, in Caprese Michelangelo, organic Agriturismo with pool and land for sale. The property has a total surface of 1,000 square metres and is made up of a main farmhouse, other two farmhouses and four outbuildings for a total of 13 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms. The farmhouses are surrounded by about 6.2 ha of land with olive grove, orchard, vegetable garden and a pine wood along the stream bordering the property.
In a hilly and panoramic position at the borders between Tuscany and Umbria, 16th-century manorial villa with park. The building (over 1,500 sqm) is the typical manorial dwelling, with huge frescoed halls, luxury finishes and a beautiful altana overlooking the surrounding countryside. The complex is immersed in a well-maintained 9.5-hectare park with a majestic fountain, a pool and several exotic plants fom all over the world.
Borgo Tolomei is located about 20 minutes from the city of Siena and about an hour from Florence, on a hilly position, surrounded by the oak-forests of the Montagnola Senese. The property houses several buildings for a total surfaceof 2,890 sqm. With aimed renovations, the estate could offer up to 50 bedrooms and 30 bathrooms for the guests. Over 258.0 hectares of land are mainly covered in woodland but they accommodated in the past both a vineyard and an olive grove (totaling 5.0 hectares) which could easily be replanted.