Invest in Iztok Sofia Real Estate
Iztok District is located just to the east of Sofia city centre. Iztok is Bulgarian for East and, originally, Iztok was the most eastern part of Sofia. Now the capital has far extended to the east and includes districts such as Mladost and Druzhba. Because of its proximity to the centre of Sofia, and the high quality of living Iztok, Sofia Real Estate is one the most elite and expensive quarters in the capital of Bulgaria.
Iztok is probably a little to far to walk to Sofia city centre for most people, but it an ideal cycle ride as it is relatively flat, unlike most districts outside of the centre of Sofia.
Location of Iztok Sofia
To the northeast Iztok quarter borders with Tzarigradsko shosse Blvd. and Geo Milev quarter.
To the southeast is G. M. Dimitrov Blvd. and the Musagentitsa district.
To the southwest, Istok is neighbouring the Dianabad and Izgrev districts which are divided by Dragan Tsankov Blvd.
To the northeast is the east end of the Borisovata gradina which is the largest, and best maintained, park in the central Sofia.
Getting to Sofia Airport from Iztok
If your business entails a lot of flying, then buying or renting a property in Iztok is an excellent idea as Iztok is less than 15 minutes by car from Sofia Airport terminal 1 and 2.
The distance between Iztok and Sofia Airport is about 8 km, using boulevards “Brussels” and “Tsarigradsko Shosse”.
If you choose to use the modern Sofia Metro system, the best metro station near Iztok to start or end your journey is Joliot Curie.
Taxis in Sofia are incredible value for money and you should be able to travel to or from Sofia Airport to Iztok for about 6 Euros!
Borisova Garden Iztok Sofia
Borisova Garden is known as “Sofia’s lungs” because of the huge green area it occupies in the very heart of the capital. It is a monument of garden and park art of national importance.
Over the years, Borisova Garden has become a favorite place for walks and entertainment for several generations of Sofia residents and has earned the reputation of the most beautiful and preferred park in Sofia.
Istok Public Transport Connections
The nearest Metro Nearby is Jolio-Curie Metro Station. there are numerous other transport connections as well.
You can find the bus, and tram routes from Istok
Tzarigradsko shosse Blvd to the Black Sea Coast
Tzarigradsko shosse Blvd is the start of the main A1 highway in Bulgaria. North east Iztok borders on Tzarigradsko shosse Blvd which is at the start of the dual carriage way A1 which ends in Burgas.
The A1 will also give easy access to Plovdiv, Stara Zagora and Sliven, while if you want to travel to Turkey, you can exit the A! between Plovdiv and Stara Zagora and drive via Haskovo to reach Edirne on the Turkish side of the border. In Edirne you will be very surprised by the low prices, even compared to Bulgaria!
The Mall Tsarigradsko Shosse
Although Iztok District does not have such a large selection of shops like Lozenets or Vitosha Districts, it does have the very modern ‘The Mall’ on Tsarigradsko Shosse.
The Mall has an impressive range of stores, a large food court (the best in Sofia in our opinion) and a cinema complex.
Apartments for Sale Iztok, Sofia
Iztok It was created in the 1960’s and is now one of the most prestigious and expensive districts in Sofia and has managed to keep its elegance despite many recent new developments in the area.
The embassies of Azerbaijan, Iraq, Cuba, the Republic of Macedonia, Sudan, Finland and Japan are located in Iztok.
Iztok is developing at fast speed and now you will now find many more new constructions than old which has resulted in demand exceeding supply when looking for Apartments for Sale in Iztok, Sofia
In addition to the small apartment blocks and the detached houses from the 1960’s century, new houses, apartment blocks and gated complexes have been developed to meet current requirements.
Here are the diplomatic missions of many countries, including Japan, Cuba, India Macedonia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Sudan, Finland and Japan are located in Iztok as well as the headquarters of many international companies.
Apartments for Rent Iztok Sofia
There is a wide a wide range of properties to rent in Iztok – from apartments with balconies and great views to houses with gardens, garages, pools etc.
The prices of most of the apartments are quite affordable and it is a good destination for beginners in the digital nomad’s life or someone who wants to save money.
The quality of the accommodation in general is good either being newly constructed or after reconstruction with modern furnishing.