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21 May 2009
Bourgas Bids To Clean Up Buildings
If you are a property owner in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Bourgas, you will soon be forced to restore and redecorate the exterior of your home – as part of a bid by the Government to improve the city centre - and if you fail to do so, legal action will be taken…
The Mayor of Bourgas, Dimitar N!--more-->... [Read more]
20 Apr 2009
Construction-free Zone For Bulgaria's Black Sea Coast
Bulgaria’s 398-kilometre Black Sea Coast is the most popular tourist area in the country and land there has been hugely sought after by developers and investors looking to cash in on the locale – but now, industry experts are calling for a property free zone to be brought in to prevent the coastline... [Read more]
29 Jan 2009
Smaller Residential Homes In Bulgaria Offer Better Value
In Bulgaria, one of the unforeseen consequences of the global financial crisis is the resurging popularity of small residential complexes
Before the downturn, many investors favoured larger, capital intensive projects built on a huge scale. These developments not only provided excellent return on inv!--more-->... [Read more]
23 Jan 2009
Invest In Sofia As Bulgaria Soars From Strength To Strength...
Tourism in Bulgaria is going from strength to strength according to new figures released by Bulgaria's tourism agency. The data revealed that from January to September 2008 the number of foreign tourists visiting the country had increased by over 18% and that end of year figures are set to be equall... [Read more]
06 Jan 2009
Aston Hotel Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria : Launch
The Aston Hotel Sofia is one of the first in its class of premium investment opportunities. Located in the thriving capital of Bulgaria, this hotel room investment guarantees a 6% return in the first year. A 58 room four star luxury hotel with a restaurant, bar, beauty parlour, conference centre, fi... [Read more]
28 Oct 2008
Dawn Park, Sunny Beach, Bulgaria : Launch
Dawn Park is a fashionable new apartment complex of 1-3 bedroom apartments located in Sunny Beach, a beautiful semicircular bay facing eastwards, in the southern part of the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast.
Dan Johnson, Managing Director, comments:
“Sunny Beach is the biggest resort, with the longest and wi... [Read more]
02 Oct 2008
Are The Fortunes of Bulgarian Property Matching Those Football Superstar Dimitar Berbatov?
Alex Ferguson's much publicised investment in Dimitar Berbatov is already paying dividends for Manchester United. As the credit crunch has hit, has the Bulgarian property market taken a similar turn in fortunes to their football talisman?
Directors and managers of Premier League clubs that buy foreig!--more-->... [Read more]
30 Sep 2008
Land Yourself an Opportunity To Invest in Bulgaria's Latest Boom Market
Introducing a forward thinking investment company, Discover And Invest, offering some intriguing land opportunities in Bulgaria, the jewel of Eastern Europe. Having researched and sourced not one but three Bulgarian land investment opportunities, Bistritza
, Kastrova Vada
, in desirable ... [Read more]
16 Jul 2008
Record GDP Growth For Bulgaria
Bulgaria’s GDP growth reached record levels of 7% during the first 6 months of 2008, according to a report by Macro Watch, a group formed by the Open Society Institute (OSI) in Sofia.
Bulgaria’s GDP growth reached record levels of 7% during the first 6 months of 2008, according to a report by Macro W
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15 Jul 2008
Investors Cash in on Bulgarian land
Property investors attention is being drawn towards new investment opportunities in both agricultural and development land in Bulgaria.
The variety of investment schemes on the market which offer buyers lower risk, less involvement and most of all greater profitability, are attracting investors who a!--more-->... [Read more]
03 Jul 2008
Yet More Good News for Bulgaria Property Investment
Recent news from the Bulgarian banking sector confirms what many property investors have known for a while – investment potential in Bulgarian property is one of the best in the world. Not only does capital growth top global rankings, but the Bulgarian mortgage sector is booming.
Data just released b!--more-->... [Read more]
09 Jun 2008
Temperature heats up for Bulgarian ski property
Bansko is Bulgaria's Number One ski resort! The resort has seen massive investment in recent years within the skiing areas and infrastructure of the region. It also holds the title of having the best snow record and the longest ski season (15 Dec - 15 May) of all the Bulgarian ski resorts.
Bansko is !--more-->... [Read more]
18 Mar 2008
The Pirin Golf & Country Club
The Pirin Golf & Country Club is the only resort worth considering if you are looking to buy both a ski and golf property in Bulgaria’s biggest and best-known ski resort. The Bansko ski resort was recently awarded "Best-Developed Ski Resort in Eastern Europe
" by the 2007 Great Skiing & Snowb
... [Read more]
03 Mar 2008
Bulgaria Property Podcast 2008
The latest podcast in the series revisits the popular destination of Bulgaria and more specifically Sofia, its capital city. In edition 28, Adam Samuel is joined by Libby Gomersall, property editor of the Quest Bulgaria Magazine
and James Gonzalez, market analyst for overseas property agents Obelisk
... [Read more]
25 Feb 2008
Capital 68 - New Sofia Investment Apartments
Obelisk is proud to announce the exclusive launch of Capital 68, a brand new apartment complex in Bulgaria, Sofia, offering a projected return on investment of up to 152%.
Capital 68 is a highly lucrative property investment opportunity offering outstanding value with an estimated profit of 152% retu... [Read more]
31 Jan 2008
Sofia Property Bulgaria
With a year of EU membership
firmly under its belt, Bulgaria emerges into 2008 more positive for the experience. Strong economic growth, rising house prices and a booming real estate industry
are just some of rewards this eastern European country and in particular capital city Sofia are reaping at p... [Read more]
24 Jan 2008
Bulgarian Property Boom Tops €11 Billion in 2007
Booming property sales drove the Bulgarian economy in 2007 as the country achieved a record-breaking property turnover of €11.36 billion, which according to local industry experts amounts to the total value of all land and property deals in the country over the past twelve months. Furthermore, figu... [Read more]
27 Nov 2007
Starbucks Coffee Comes to Bulgaria
, the world’s biggest coffeehouse chain, is forging ahead with its plans for world domination as it was announced this week that the coffee giant will be entering the Bulgarian market next year, opening its first coffeehouse in the capital Sofia, with an eye to quick expansion elsewh... [Read more]
23 Nov 2007
Borovets Gardens Apartments at the Heart of Europe’s New Super Ski Resort
What Bulgarian property does, it does well, half of the New Year’s packages at Bulgaria's winter resorts have already been booked according to the Bulgarian Tourist Chamber. With visitor numbers up 15% on 2006, this is a successful start to the winter ski season and Bulgaria’s ski property boom whic... [Read more]
18 Oct 2007
Zoldi Bear Chalets & Apartments to Become Part of Borovets Success Story
Prime Minister of Bulgaria, Sergei Stanishev, last week performed the 'ground breaking' ceremony for The Super Borovets Ski Project. This major alpine face lift is set to put Bulgaria's South-West Region and the country's oldest ski resort and soon to be Eastern Europe's largest ski resort at the fo... [Read more]
18 Sep 2007
Beachfront Kavarna Bay Resort First Phase Launch
International property investors are today being offered an opportunity to invest in a choice of one and two-bedroom apartments and penthouses in the exclusive Kavarna Bay resort development located on Bulgaria’s up coming north-eastern Black Sea Coast.
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25 Aug 2007
A Guide to Bulgaria Property Investment
Courtesy of Ryanjs
With breathtaking mountains and valleys, a generous amount of Black Sea coastline and already established winter and summer tourism appeal, Bulgaria is a favourite destination for holidaymakers from all over the world. Its warm and friendly people, unique tourist attractions and ... [Read more]
14 May 2007
New Danube Bridge project to bring Bulgaria-Romania border prosperity
The historic Danube Bridge II began its construction yesterday, with the prime minister of Bulgaria, Sergei Stanishev, symbolic ground breaking at the bridge's proposed location at Vidin-Calafat reported the Bulgarian News Agency.
Once complete in 2010 and at a total cost of €236 million (£161 millio!--more-->... [Read more]
04 May 2007
Buyer Beware corruption in Bulgaria, Spain, UK...
Could we be about to see the end of the road for the Bulgarian investment dream?
For an ex-Communist country that hardly featured on any investor’s radar just a few years ago, Bulgaria’s fortunes have skyrocketed in recent times, with hundred of thousands of investors and house-hunters drawn to its s... [Read more]
02 Apr 2007
Quest to bring ethics to Bulgarian Real Estate
Quest Bulgaria magazine is campaigning to establish a professional code of conduct for property agents selling Bulgarian real estate to overseas property buyers.
The lure of quick returns from the fast paced growth of the Bulgarian property market has created an outbreak of unscrupulous estate agents... [Read more]
30 Mar 2007
Windows to Paradise Phase III launched by Bulgarian Dreams
5% discount offer on first 25 apartments sold
Leading Bulgarian real estate agent, Bulgarian Dreams is pleased to announce the launch the third phase of the exclusive Windows To Paradise development
located in the popular and emerging area of Balchik.
Windows to Paradise hillside location offers a sel... [Read more]
23 Mar 2007
Bulgaria podcast highlights summer in the mountains
Highlighted in the penultimate edition of the Bulgarian Dreams podcast series
, is the often overlooked summer activity potential of Bulgaria’s mountain ski resorts which offer much more than just world class skiing!
When thinking about holidays in Bulgaria, many people’s travel associations’ fall int... [Read more]
12 Feb 2007
2014 Winter Olympics bidders have overseas property investment potential for ski property buyers says RightmoveOverseas
Having submitted their detailed Olympic plans last month, preparations are underway in Sochi
, located in Krasnaya Polyana district on Russia's black sea coast, Salzburg, Austria
and Korea's PyeongChang
, the first of the three cities short listed as future hosts of the 2014 Winter Olympics to receive... [Read more]
09 Feb 2007
Continued sporting developments for Bulgaria with new Varna stadium
In three years the coastal city of Varna is to have a new stadium and sports complex. The facility will meet all FIFA requirements for a football stadium, Focus Sport agency reported. The project was presented on February 7 in Varna's municipality. The currently used city stadium will be torn down a... [Read more]
06 Feb 2007
Romania and Bulgaria set for boom in low-cost flights
New low cost airline routes opening up are always viewed with a positive light from the UK's perspective usually as a precurser to the emergence of a new overseas property investment location but more often as yet another city break getaway to add to the raft of options on offer these days. A piece
... [Read more]
02 Feb 2007
Govisitbulgaria.com eases the rental headache of bulgarian property buyers
Buying a property abroad is a time-consuming process but unfortunately that's not where it ends, now that you have your place in the sun you may want it to earn its keep. The best way for a property investment to earn an income is by renting it out, however having completed on your property that is... [Read more]
16 Jan 2007
Bulgarian Dreams continue their podcast tour of Bulgaria
Following on from the Welcome to Bulgaria podcast
recorded by Bulgarian Dreams last summer, this in depth tour of Bulgaria’s principal cities and resorts continues with a focus on Bulgaria’s Northern Black sea coast with its craggy cliffs and wild beaches which remains largely unexplored.
This, the s... [Read more]
03 Jan 2007
Bulgaria and Romania celebrate European Union entry in 2007
The New Year was filled with even more hope for new EU members, Bulgaria and Romania, which signalled the start of a brighter future for these two former communist countries. As of Monday, 30 million people awoke as brand new Europeans, part of the enlarged EU bloc, now comprising 27 nations. Within... [Read more]
28 Nov 2006
Azure del Mar development launches dream Bulgarian properties
City based Berkley Square Trading has today unveiled the prestigious Azure del Mar development, a mega pre construction apartments and villas project designed to offer bulgarian property buyers a sumptuous vacation property option from just £27,000
at phase one launch prices. During the launch perio... [Read more]
17 Nov 2006
Bulgarian Dreams podcast joins the property podcasting circuit
A new podcast series on Bulgarian property has recently been launched to help Bulgarian property buyers learn more about what this secret gem of the Balkans has to offer. Managing Director of Bulgarian Dreams, Robert Jenkin and Katie Whitaker
, an award-winning education journalist at the BBC spent a... [Read more]
29 Sep 2006
Bansko Royal Towers just 100m from the gondola
Well its official
, this week the European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso announced the EU accession in January 2007 of Bulgaria and Romania, albiet under strict conditions to tackle organised crime, corruption and infrastructure improvements.
The Bulgarian property market has been 'emerging... [Read more]
05 Sep 2006
Bay View Villas Sunny Beach are a Bulgarian Dream come true
28 Aug 2006
Article Talkback Telegraph Britons pay the price on Costa del Scam
A recent article in the Telegraph
highlights a particular Costa del Sol property development involved in the infamous Marbella Town Council corruption scandal resulting from Operation Malaya (cunning disguise there).
Spain and its property scandals are a firm favourite of the British press who seem t... [Read more]
01 Aug 2006
Bulgarian Dreams presents The Orchard Phase 2 an off-plan Bansko ski property development.
With off-plan property investment, buying right is key
and The Orchard offers buyers better long-term potential within Bansko. A little more capital investment enables you to buy directly next to the ski lift close to the gondola meaning it will hold its value better and be far easier to let than a ... [Read more]
01 Aug 2006
Buy in the right Bansko ski property development
After the major success of phase one, the acclaimed £17 million Orchard development is releasing its second phase. One of the first developments in Bansko to offer aesthetic architecture and extensive amenities, luxury 500-apartment scheme, The Orchard is designed and developed by the award-winning ... [Read more]
25 Jul 2006
Gesha View a property development in Bulgaria offers something different
It seems we have lost our sense of community here in the UK and other western nations, so its about time we get to know our neighbours better. A company in the property hotspot of Bulgaria is doing just that and taking it one step further.
Buying a property in Bulgaria
is a much debated subject in to... [Read more]
10 Jul 2006
Buy off plan in the Lighthouse Golf Resort Balchik
The picturesque Bulgarian town of Balchik
is to be found some 47 kms north of Varna, just a 35 minute drive from Varna International Airport to which you can fly to direct from 19 UK airports. This seaside town was once an ancient luxury resort frequented by Romanian aristocrats during the time it w... [Read more]
09 Jul 2006
Still time to invest in Bulgarian off plan property
We haven’t featured any Bulgarian off-plan projects for a while so a return to this current favourite property hotspot is in order. A recent announcement stated that the expected ROI in the Bulgarian property market had increased 21%, in the four months from the start of 2006. This can be attributed... [Read more]
06 Jun 2006
New Ski Resort Perelik in Bulgaria
Local and International investors have promised 250m Levs to build a new ski resort in Bulgaria's Rhodope Mountains. The Perelik resort is planned to have 25 ski lifts serving 55km of ski piste with snow making machine along certain runs. The ski resort when complete will have a good mix of accommod... [Read more]
02 May 2006
Falsifying Property title deeds in Bulgaria and Spain
Noinvite the Sofia News Agency
reported yesterday on the common practice sweeping Bulgaria, of submitting false prices on property deeds to save tax.
In Bulgaria if the client is found guilty of having been party to such a deal he could be charged with a fine of up to 1,000 pounds and even imprisonme... [Read more]
18 Apr 2006
Top 3 Bulgarian off plan developments in Bansko
So why buy Real Estate in Bansko Ski Resort?
Bansko is the new mountain resort that Bulgaria has to offer with facilities for both summer and winter tourists. The skiing conditions during winter are great with many runs to cater for all types of skiers and snowboarders. Capital growth in property has... [Read more]