Property Market News from Budapest

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Forbes: Budapest Christmas Markets in the Top 5 in EuropeNovember 27th, 2018

Forbes: Budapest Christmas Markets in the Top 5 in Europe
The most effective way to get into the holiday spirit is by visiting a Christmas market. Forbes has collected some of the best places in Europe where the spirit of Christmas can captivate visitors and they can enjoy various programs with hot wine and jolly music. In Europe, the tradition of Christmas fairs goes back hundreds of years. Most capitals, big cities, and villages have their own festive customs that they show year after year through decorations, programs and food specialties. Based on...


BMW Could Be Coming to Hungary As WellJune 18th, 2018

BMW Could Be Coming to Hungary As Well
Rumor has lately heated up the allegations, that a new government decree on the construction of a new industrial site covers the next BMW project, in Hungary. The area at the edge of Hernádnémet city would be ideal for creating a new car factory. There are currently three car factories in Hungary: Audi in Győr, Mercedes Benz in Kecskemét and Suzuki in Esztergom. In addition, many parts factories and suppliers operate in the country. The BMW, which has previously acknowledged...


Wizz Air Creates a New Training and Education Centre in BudapestMay 18th, 2018

Wizz Air Creates a New Training and Education Centre in Budapest
Wizz Air, one of Europe's largest airlines, is setting up a new training and education centre near Budapest, at Liszt Ferenc International Airport. When implemented, it will be the largest aviation related training centre in the region and the most up-to-date in Central and Eastern Europe. The project will be completed by the end of 2018. “By the end of 2018, we will have an international team of over 1000 pilots and 2000 cabin crew to be trained on a recurring basis. These numbers could triple...


"Our Heritage is Innovation" - Tungsram Returns to HungaryApril 19th, 2018

The Tungsram brand, which has over 120 years of history, becomes a Hungarian brand again! In February this year, the current owner, GE Lighting, announced the selling of its European business, and a new owner will take over the entire Hungarian unit. This new owner is Jörg Bauer, CEO of Tungsram Group. The company, which has been operating since 1896, deals not only with manufacturing but also with laboratory research. Tungsram is the world's largest distributor of incandescent lamps, radio...


A New Industrial Development Near BudapestApril 9th, 2018

A New Industrial Development Near Budapest
A new development, a Battery Parts Factory has recently been completed next to Budapest, in Monor by the South Korean Shinheung Sec Ltd. The investment was also supported by the Hungarian government. The production has started in the new facility, which was developed at a total cost of around 20 million euros. With this, the European headquarters of the largest automotive parts manufacturer in the world of electric cars became the Monor facility. At the handover ceremony, Kim Girin, the owner of...


Interview: „Property Management is Not for Everyone…”April 4th, 2018

Interview: „Property Management is Not for Everyone…”
There are several situations that a flat owner does not want to face. As a result, more and more people rather hire professional managers to rent their apartments. We asked Dávid Kirschner, property manager at Tower International property management company in Budapest, about his professional challenges. What was the hardest story you met? There have been many, and unfortunately there are difficult stories time after time. Sadly, this is not a unique case, but for example, a bona fide...