Living in Valletta can be a unique experience and a memorable one. The capital of Malta undoubtedly remains old and magnificent, constantly brimming with life and action. Built by the Knights of St John, it is a fortified historic gem which the locals amiably call ‘The City’ – ‘Il-Belt. It adds a remarkable opportunity of living in a baroque atmosphere. The old streets, which were designed to be originally set on a rigidly laid out grid, are inter-linked so that it makes it easier for oneself to find his way around. Real estate options vary – from 16th Century palazzos, to post-World War II apartments and buildings constructed at the climax of the Colonial era.
Sought After Areas
St John's Co Cathedral The Mediterranean Conference Centre St James Cavalier
Apartments in Valletta – Summary
In the last decade the demand for buying a apartments in Valletta has increased. Finding a property to purchase or rent in Valletta is not an impossible thing to do since numerous old buildings have been vacated and renovated during these last few years in order to seek new ownership. Whether you want to live permanently in Valletta or just spend a few months or years; whether you want to establish your business or offices there, it is a fantastic location to be in, at all times through the year.
Prices in Valletta
2015 3 bedroom apartment cost €500,000 to buy
2015 3 bedroom apartment cost €600 to rent monthly
Why Live in Valletta ?
It all happens here. Festivals, parades, public meetings, concerts, performances, exhibitions, carnival parades, Christmas events, and processions Valletta is easily reached by one direct bus service from most localities. This makes it the ideal hub on the island. It maintains a wide-ranging choice of shopping opportunities, mostly located on Republic Street, although a variety is situated on side streets - some of which include boutiques, small corner shops, century old shops, new shops, the Embassy Shopping Mall amongst others. All major brands on the island seek to be represented in Valletta which is a crowd-puller by day since it is where one finds varied important offices and business centres. One may also refer to Valletta as the “City of Gold”, where one may find many jewellers offering the best quality one may find in Europe at the most reasonable prices. In Valletta one finds the seat of government, the Law Courts, parliament, varied government offices and corporate offices. Moreover, all major banks have a representative branch in Valletta, as do several travel agencies and insurance companies.