14 June 2024

Apartment in the center or on the outskirts of the city?

Making a decision about the location of your apartment is not easy, but it is one of the first steps you should take to start looking for your dream home. We decided to create a list in which we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of both solutions to make the decision a bit easier.

Advantages of living in the city center:

  • Easy access to everything: shops, restaurants, cafes, museums and more.
  • Convenient communication: there are usually bus and tram stops in the city center, which makes getting around easier.
  • Culture: concerts, exhibitions, theaters - there is always something going on in the city center.
  • Possibility to rent the apartment as a place for tourists or for business purposes.

 

Disadvantages of living in the city center:

 

  • Noise: the city center is a place where there is always something going on. This can be bothersome, especially if someone prefers peace and quiet.
  • Higher prices: apartments in the center are usually more expensive than on the outskirts.
  • More difficult to park: there is often a shortage of parking spaces in the city center, which can be a problem for drivers.

 

Advantages of living on the outskirts of the city:

- Peace and quiet: on the outskirts of the city there is usually less noise and bustle.

- Lower costs: apartments on the outskirts are usually cheaper than in the center.

- More space: there are more green areas and places to walk on the outskirts of the city.

- Easier parking: there are usually more parking spaces on the outskirts of the city.

 

 

 

Disadvantages of living on the outskirts of the city:

- Further distance to attractions: if the apartment is on the outskirts, it may be further to shops, cafes and other attractions.

- More difficult access to public transport: there are fewer bus, tram and metro stops on the outskirts of the city.

- Less choice: there may be fewer offers for apartments on the outskirts of the city.

- Problem with renting an apartment: apartments located far from the center may be less popular among potential tenants.

Ultimately, the choice between an apartment in the city center or on the outskirts depends on individual preferences and needs. It is important to consider what is important to us and what suits us best before making a decision.

Remember that if you need help finding the right apartment, please contact us. We'll be happy to help!

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