Buying real estate despite high interest rates: strategies for buyers

A new district in Frankfurt The demand for apartments is immense – despite the high prices. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Anyone who wanted to make money with a property in recent years only had to do one thing: buy one. The high increases in value for apartments and homes ensured that in many cases the purchase […]

Number of asylum applications rises by a third

Et more refugees are coming to the EU again – especially to Germany. The newspapers of the Funke media group reported, citing new data from the EU statistical authority Eurostat, that a total of 355,955 first-time asylum applications were registered in the EU in the first nine months of this year. This corresponds to an […]

Bulgaria is no longer the poorest in the EU, Romania is ahead of it

The deterioration in 2020 is due to the pandemic. PHOTO: YORDAN SIMEONOV The average income for a year in our northern neighbor fell to 4267 euros, in our country it is 4612 euros Bulgarians are no longer the poorest people in the European Union. Romanians are ahead of them, according to Eurostat data on the […]

Housing has risen in price by 40% since 2010

Housing prices in Bulgaria have risen by about 39% in the period from 2010 to the second quarter of this year. This is shown by Eurostat data. The increase in Bulgaria is around the average for the European Union. In comparison, prices rose the most in Estonia – by 133%, in Luxembourg (111%) and Hungary […]

Eurostat: Bulgarians have too few cars

Only in our country a decrease in the number of registered cars between 2015 and 2019. Bulgaria is among the countries with the fewest passenger cars in Europe. In 2019, there were 407 cars per 1,000 people in Bulgaria, according to Eurostat statistics. Only Hungary (390), Latvia (381) and Romania (357) have fewer cars. The […]