With so many great locations and up and coming neighborhoods choosing your new home in Riga is getting more complicated! Would you follow your gut feeling or be more analytic and base your decision on facts? See our newest blog post about the best places and neighborhoods to live in Riga in 2019! Here you will find some key insights and local opnion.(more…)
Riga is the capital city and a financial and cultural center of Latvia. It is also the largest city in the Baltic States with more than 600 000 people. The close proximity to nature and well-established connections to suburban areas and coastal cities makes it a great place for work-life balance. The question is how to fully use this great opportunity to become a co-existing environment with one of the highest living standards in the Northern European and Baltic Sea region? We think it is possible – only when?
Do you know which is the best place to live in Riga? Which are the cheapest and the most expensive neighborhoods in Riga? Which neighborhoods in Riga are great for students, young professionals or family life? To answer all of these questions Urban Treetops have gathered descriptions, reviews, and history of nine neighborhoods that are made for urban living. We have based our research on the results of 2017 and 2018. We hope you will find your new home in Riga!(more…)
Potsdam, Germany is something more than a city of past, it’s a bright, warm and beautiful city of tomorrow. A city that once was a home to many Prussian kings and the German Kaiser. The city is also a great mix of developed infrastructure, orderly environment and just a pleasant place to be. Potsdam is a city on the border of Berlin and it’s also the capital and largest city of the German federal state of Brandenburg! Urban Treetops team arrived in Potsdam from Riga, Latvia and we were surprised about how welcoming this city is. The residential housing stock we renovated in a superb way. Read More!
After Urban Treetops team visited Vilnius we concluded that this city is pretty cool. You may ask: What is so special about Vilnius? Well, let’s find out! First of all, Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania, but it’s also a place were the past and future meets. Vilnius was established in the early 14th century and nowadays with more than 500 000 people is the second largest city in the Baltic States. The city is best known for its rich history and a promising future because of many new developments and young professionals that are choosing Vilnius as their home. Located in the southern part of the Baltic States it’s also one of the oldest cities in the Baltic States and it’s historically known for being the capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. So would you like to live in one of the most interesting, culturally rich and fastest-growing cities in the Northern Europe? Read More!
Just be awesome! On a more serious note Riga an its surroundings has many great things to offer that will help you to become more successful as a student and rest after hard day of studies or work.
Berlin is a great example of up and coming city and we found many similarities to Riga. After our team visited Berlin, we thought to ourselves: what can we learn from cities? How can cities improve our lives in this modern and fast-paced world? Nobody wants to spend rest of their lives in a shoebox next to people who they don’t know. Well, it’s not that bad if you know what you want out of your life and you have a great real estate management team in your building. It looks like Berliners know what they want out of their lives, as well as their building real estate management teams. If you connect these sides correctly, then the expected result will be: establishment of an open community in the building! Read More!
Have you ever thought or dreamed of buying your second home or a holiday home somewhere in the Baltic States? Well, we just had this dream, and the dream was about the city of Cesis (LV: Cēsis)! This is a historic city with more than 800 years of history that is impatiently waiting for new visitors and city dwellers. It’s hard to find another city in the Baltic States, which could compete with the charm of Cesis. More recently this city has become more attractive for business. You may ask why this city has become so popular for both the locals and foreigners? Well, hopefully, Urban Treetops team can provide you with some clarity! Read More!
You may ask could Jelgava be one of the best student cities in the Baltic States? Maybe not yet, but it has a potential to be one of the best. Sure there is a need for improvements but by investing in education and infrastructure the city will become a powerhouse of the Baltic States. Read More!
Many visitors who have been to the Baltic States will agree that Jurmala (in Latvian: Jūrmala) is one of the best resort cities in the Baltic Staes. Jurmala is a Latvian seaside resort city on the Gulf of Riga, just 20+ minutes by car from capital, Riga. Jurmala is best known for being a recreational, spa and resort place for more than 200 years in Baltic sea region. Nowadays the city continues to thrive as an attractive place for vocations and holidays, especially for Scandinavians, Lithuanians, Estonians, Russians and Latvians. To many people, in recent decades, the city has become a permanent residence throughout all year not only summer seasons.