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Top Brands, New Formats Stir Bulgaria's Retail Market

A few major retail openings and flexibility in formats have signaled the first signs of recovery on Bulgaria's retail market, according to a survey by Colliers International.

Business » Properties | March 15, 2012, Thursday // 13:46 | Viewed: 3926

Big Bargains in Bulgaria for Holiday Home Hunters

The cost of buying a holiday home in Bulgaria is getting cheaper, which is good news for foreigners seeking a bargain deal for their new place in the sun.

Business » Properties | March 15, 2012, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 2941

Big Property Bargains in Bulgaria's Bansko, Prices in Freefall

Property prices in Bulgaria's biggest ski resort of Bansko are in freefall and with the exit of British and Irish buyers, Russian investors now dominate the market, putting to good use their bargaining skills, a survey shows.

Business » Properties | March 12, 2012, Monday // 10:10 | Viewed: 7130

Bulgaria Slumps in UK Top Overseas Property Ranking

The Bulgarian market slumped to the 10th ranking of top worldwide overseas property destinations for the Brits, according to TheMoveChannel.

Business » Properties | March 8, 2012, Thursday // 11:33 | Viewed: 1891

UK Brokers: Huge Money Converted Back into Sterling from Bulgaria

Bulgaria is among the countries, from which UK foreign-currency brokers are reporting a staggering amount of money being converted back into sterling.

Business » Properties | March 5, 2012, Monday // 09:16 | Viewed: 2628

Bulgarian President: Disaster Prevention Is Top Priority

The ownership of dams in the country must become clear in full, according to Bulgaria's President, Rosen Plevneliev.

Business » Properties | February 24, 2012, Friday // 15:53 | Viewed: 2074

Roof of Bulgaria's Plovdiv Airport Collapses under Snow Cover

The roof over the "Arrivals" terminal entrance of the airport in Bulgaria's second largest city of Plovdiv has collapsed during the night because of snow that has accumulated on it.

Business » Properties | February 7, 2012, Tuesday // 15:48 | Viewed: 3116

Bulgaria’s Dwelling Prices Slumped by 6% in 2011

The average market price of Bulgaria's dwellings decreased by 6.1% in 2011 compared with 2010, according to the country's National Statistical Institute.

Business » Properties | January 23, 2012, Monday // 11:54 | Viewed: 3673

Sofia Sees Highest Drop in Europe's Prime Office Space Rents

Bulgaria's capital Sofia has registered the highest decrease in the rent prices for prime office spaces among 53 European cities, a CB Richard Ellis report shows.

Business » Properties | January 17, 2012, Tuesday // 17:06 | Viewed: 2641

Bulgaria Still in Top Ten on Britons' Property Map - Overseas Portal

Bulgaria is keeping its standing among the top ten most preferred real estate markets for overseas buyers, according to a new infographic released by

Business » Properties | January 17, 2012, Tuesday // 09:34 | Viewed: 5253

The Bulgaria 2011 Review: Properties

Bulgaria has been ranked the fourth worst property market to invest in 2011 in a list, compiled to gauge the sentiments of and help Britons make the best investment choice for financial gain.

Business » Properties | January 6, 2012, Friday // 17:25 | Viewed: 9764

Doldrums Fuel Murky Online Sales of Hotels in Bulgaria

Hundreds of hoteliers in Bulgaria have been forced to sell after failing to cope with the difficulties the crisis deepening brought, but some do it secretly on the internet, a check has shown.

Business » Properties | January 6, 2012, Friday // 15:24 | Viewed: 2818

Auctioned Bulgarian Hotel Continues to Book Tourists

The 4-star hotel "Orpheus" in Bulgaria's winter resort Pamporovo continues to accept reservations from tourists, although it should be empty because it had been listed at a public auction.

Business » Properties | January 5, 2012, Thursday // 09:04 | Viewed: 3531

Number of Russians with Bulgarian Visa Up 32% in 2011

In 2001, Bulgarian Consular Offices in the Russian Federation had issued 32% more visas, compared to 2010.

Business » Properties | January 4, 2012, Wednesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 6750

Sofia Rated 17 in Europe by Investors Real Estate Lure

Sofia has been rated 17th by attractiveness for real estate investments, according to a ranking of the British newspaper "Daily Telegraph.

Business » Properties | January 4, 2012, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 3261

Bulgaria Enters Top 5 UK Property Investors' Nightmares

Bulgaria has been ranked the fourth worst property market to invest in 2011 in a list, compiled to gauge the sentiments of and help Britons make the best investment choice for financial gain.

Business » Properties | December 23, 2011, Friday // 12:31 | Viewed: 4296

Plovdiv City Hall Takes over Famous Antique Theater

The municipality in Bulgaria's second largest city of Plovdiv received the right to manage the Antique Theater in Old Town.

Business » Properties | December 14, 2011, Wednesday // 20:08 | Viewed: 3310

Irish, Bulgarian Housing Markets World's Most Struggling

Ireland and Bulgaria are the countries, whose housing markets saw the sharpest fall in prices during the third quarter this year on an annual basis, a survey by the Global Property Guide shows.

Business » Properties | December 6, 2011, Tuesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 2079

Bulgaria's Housing Prices Decrease by 6% September 2011 y/y

Bulgaria's housing market has registered a 6.1% price decrease in September 2011 as compared with the same month of 2010, according to the Knight Frank Global House Price Index.

Business » Properties | December 5, 2011, Monday // 15:43 | Viewed: 6390

Bernard Investments Acquires Oriflame Center in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's real estate investment trust ERG Capital 1 has sold the Commercial Center Oriflame in the capital Sofia to Bernard Investments after failing to strike a deal with Greece's Bluehouse Capital last year.

Business » Properties | December 4, 2011, Sunday // 16:15 | Viewed: 4849

Britons Win Property Fraud Case in Bulgaria, Throw Up Party

A group of 46 Britons, owners of flats in the Bulgarian ski resort of Bansko, threw up a party over the weekend to celebrate their court victory and the regained access to their own properties.

Business » Properties | November 28, 2011, Monday // 14:15 | Viewed: 2866
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