Ciutat Vella Real Estate for Sale
Ciutat Vella is Catalan for “Old City”. It is a romantic and sometimes mysterious part of Barcelona that many people find charming from the first moment they see it. People wishing to find Ciutat Vella real estate for sale are in love with the trists and turns of the old city and the warm glow it has at night.
Historically Ciutat Vella was where the original city of Barcelona, what we might call the “borough of Barcelona” if it were the UK, as located. Ciutat Vella was enclosed by walls, starting from the first Roman wall to the last wall, that was built in the 13th century and demolished in 1854. You can see still a portion of the Roman wall at the beginning of Parallel, near Atarazanas.
The main areas in Ciutat Vella, such as the Gothic Quarter, El Raval and Barceloneta provide a glimpse of the mix that is the old and new Barcelona.
For visitors to Barcelona a walk around Ciutat Vella is a given. For investors in the city, investing in Ciutat Vella real estate has become more attractive as the recession has receded and property prices have become much more stable. There is a limited supply of real estate for sale in Ciutat Vella, although it is not as difficult or costly as you may believe to buy an unreformed apartment in Ciutat Vella and then have it reformed to your own spec. We can organise this for you and oversee the project.
If you are looking for Ciutat Vella property or real estate in the old city of Barcelona then contact us today for a chat. We have years of experience in matching our customers to the best properties and , above all, know how buying property by remote control in another country can sometimes seem quite daunting. Here at Urbane International Real Estate we believe we know exactly how to make you feel more at home in Barcelona.