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Where to live in Berlin: Are you looking in the right place? (II)

05.07.2013 Real Estate 3 comments

Charlottenburg

If you prefer the quiet life, then the district of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf may be perfect for you. Residents used to be typically cosmopolitan, bourgeois, tradition-conscious but now exists a clear movement of young people demanding rental apartments.

With its beautiful 19th-century town houses, Charlottenburg is at the high end of the real estate market. But with an abundance of shopping, restaurants and universities and the presence of many students from the local Berlin Technical University which is located in the heart of the neighbourhood shows you that the first impression you could get as a “traditional European place” for old wealthy people is a wrong one.

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