Paying too much rent? try our Rent-Right Service to re-negotiate the best deal

Many people suffer from, or feel they are suffering from paying too much rent. But there is a simple method to check. In Romania,...
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Cost of living in Bucharest compared to other EU Capitals

Just how is the quality of life in Bucharest? The cost of living in Romania – especially in Bucharest – is approximately 50% lower when compared...

Lifestyle in Bucharest, Romania

The cuisine, the nightlife, the architecture of the cities, mixing the traditional with the modern, and the Romanian people’s hospitality are only a few...

How to navigate Public Transport in Bucharest / Brasov

How to find your way around on Public Transport in almost any Romanian city or town. There is a little known, but completely invaluable function...

Seismic Risk Map – Bucharest

  It should be noted that sometimes in Romania the stronger earthquakes that occur in Serbia, Bulgaria and even Turkey can be felt. Bucharest is...

Moving to Tineretului area – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to center of the city but lower rents Leafy neighborhood, safe and clean Best parks, restaurants and cafes ...

Moving to 1 Mai-Domenii area – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to multiple transportation lines Cozy and safe neighborhood Easy access to: center of the city, office area from...

Moving to Alba Iulia Square area -What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Numerous cafes and restaurants Close to Piata Unirii Clean and good neighborhood for living. Decebal – Piata Alba Iulia is...

Moving to Victoriei – Titulescu area – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Clean, safe and elegantly neighborhood Close to: transportation routes, metro station, parks, schools Large boulevards, green areas, bicycle lanes. Titulescu...
Renting costs in Bucharest - by area

Moving to Unirii area – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Multiple transportation lines Central area Close to: Historical Center, parks, commercial area, schools, metro station Unirii Square is located in...

Moving to Pipera – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: New buildings and complexes of villas Large boulevards, easy access to city and airport Baneasa Forest Close to: Pipera...

Moving to Aviatorilor – Kiseleff – What’s it like to live here?

ENGLISH: Top reasons to live here:· Premium & exclusive real estate area. Close to best parks, schools, restaurants. Green, quiet and clean area. Easy access...

Moving to Baneasa – Aviatiei – What’s it like to live here?

ENGLISH: Top reasons to live here: Large green areas and forest. Close to: schools, restaurants, mall, airport, metro station. New buildings after 1980 and 2000’s. ...

Moving to Herastrau – Nordului – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to: best park and lake, best restaurants and cafes, High end living standards Clean, quiet and safety Close...

Moving to Dorobanti – Floreasca – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to best parks, restaurants and recreation areas. Close to best schools, multiple transportation routes High end living standards ...
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Moving to Primaverii – What’s it like to live here?

ENGLISH: Top reasons to live here: Green, natural quiet area despite centrality Premium & exclusive real estate area High end living standards Close to: best...

Cycling in Bucharest? get a mask!

Interesting discussion on mask types for cyclists, published by British newspaper, the Guardian. With thousands dying a year from poor air quality, is a mask...
Romania property blog

Dirty Bucharest? – Air Quality Discussion

Taken from Romania-Insider, which in turn was taken from an EcoPolis report.  This will be a new area of interest for White Mountain as...

How Bucharest looked in 1990 after Communism

În 1990, japonezul Norihiro Haruta venea la București să vadă cum arată capitala unei țări proaspăt ieșită din lagărul socialist. Japonezul nu a prins în clișeele...
Romania property blog

Ikea to open a second store…in Bucharest!

Earlier in the summer, after much deliberation on where to build their second store, IKEA purchased land for the construction of the second store...