Geneva Neighbourhoods and Real Estate
is divided into 8 districts, among which Eaux-Vives, Servette and Petit-Saconnex, Paquis and Nations, and Jonction
. Those who want to buy a property in one of the Geneva neighborhoods will find out that there is shortage of housing. It may be difficult to meet all the criteria – good standard, good price, and good location.
If you are looking for Geneva
luxury real estate, you can buy a castle within short distance to the centre of the city. You will get an exceptional and rare property of 1000 sq. meters, found in a park of 5000 sq. meters. With panoramic views of the French Alps and Lake Geneva, the property has a small private port and additional outbuildings. For the price of €36,000,000, you will get a castle with 10 bathrooms, 2 reception rooms, and 8 bedrooms. You can buy luxury real estate for less than that if you check Geneva properties in the airport area. Here, you can get a mansion with 6 bathrooms, 5 reception rooms, and 7 bedrooms for €9,700,000. The property is found in a splendid park, near the airport and international organizations, and has an area of 700 sq. meters.
If you are looking into Geneva rentals, you can find a fully furnished apartment in central Geneva for €490. You will get a 1-bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment of 19 sq. meters, featured with TV, central heating, air conditioning, and walk-in closets. The kitchen is equipped with all modern amenities, including refrigerator and oven. Laundry facilities are available. If you prefer to have a more spacious apartment, you can find one near Parc Bertrand
. For €500 a month, you can find an apartment of 265 sq. meters, close to schools and parks. The spacious kitchen has plenty of cupboard space. Cats and dogs are allowed.
is another residential district to look for rentals. While the area is rebranding itself, it is still a neighborhood of small hardware stores, family restaurants, and dead-ends like derelict factories. Surprisingly, here, you can find an apartment of 16 sq. meters for €1,230 a month. For this money, you will get a fully furnished apartment with a bathroom, 1 balcony, and Wi-Fi. If the rent is too high or the space is not enough, central Geneva has more to offer. You can find an apartment of 28 sq. meters for just €530 a month. You can expect to get an apartment in the heart of Geneva, consisting of a living room, a large bedroom, and a bathroom. All charges – heating, gas, and water are included.
If you prefer to buy an apartment rather than rent, you can find one in Champel
. This residential neighborhood is considered as posh because of the many luxurious apartments, natural spaces, and parks, and its proximity to the centre. Most residencies consist of high-scale and mid-range apartments, and there are only a few budget residencies. In this area, you can find a 7-room apartment of 220 sq. meters for the price of €2,700,000. You will get an apartment in very good condition, and you can rent a garage nearby. For €2,600,000, you can buy an apartment of 167 sq. meters, with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. You can expect to have a master bedroom, 5 balconies, a dressing room, and a traditional fireplace.
If the asking price is too high, you can opt for an apartment of 128 sq. meters in the same neighborhood. For the price of €1,030,000, you will get an apartment consisting of 2.3 bedrooms, a bathroom, and a balcony.