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!
Riga has long been known as one of the greatest cities in the Northern European region that hides many spectacular secrets. However in the past decades, the strength of the city has been forgotten. There are several reasons why this has happened but we will not go into details right now. Instead, we will look at the hidden treasures or treasures which are not adequately addressed in the modern times of the city. Read More!
Urban Treetops understands the importance of finding a great community in Riga. When you have chosen your academic path and decided where you are going to study it is very important to surround you with supporting community. How can you find and build a great community in Riga? How can you use it to your advantage to open a business, launch a start-up, organize events or just have a good and interesting time? Read More!
One way to classify the building types in the city of Riga is by when they were built. There is a significant difference between pre-war, post-war and new construction buildings. There are three broad categories that we can use to determine the building types: Read More!