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

12.07.2013 Real Estate no comments

Kreuzberg

Although entirely in the West and known as the biggest Turkish city outside of Turkey, it is divided into East and West. The Western side (Bergmannkiez) is beautiful, with many trees and old buildings in the surroundings of Viktoriapark and the biggest park of Berlin now: the former Templehof airport. The east part, with it’s centre in the Gräfekiez, is a gentrified neighbourhood of gorgeous buildings now as expensive as the Bergmannkiez. read more …

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

30.06.2013 Real Estate 2 comments

One of the most important questions that we do ourselves in our live is “where I would like to live (and therefore to buy a house)”. This is an important decision in all our lives, for many reasons, and sometimes we don’t search in the right neighbourhood. Maybe these short lines could help our reader a little bit:

Mitte

Is the most central of Berlin’s districts and is one of the most demanded neighbourhood.  Mitte continues to be one of the most urban and cosmopolitan parts of the city. Nevertheless you have to distinguish three parts of Mitte. read more …