Rents in Bulgaria compared to Europe

This is a comparison of median monthly rental prices in the most expensive region of the capital/most important city for a 1-bedroom apartment. The numbers are based on our in-house research.

Switzerland, Geneva € 4,122
France, Paris € 3,564
Finland, Helsinki € 2,820
Italy, Milan € 2,225
Denmark, Copenhagen € 2,071
Luxembourg € 1,800
Germany, Berlin € 1,702
Portugal, Lisbon € 1,578
Ireland, Dublin € 1,563
Greece, Athens € 1,550
Malta, Valleta € 1,540
Poland, Warsaw € 1,535
Netherlands, Amsterdam € 1,484
Belgium, Brussels € 1,445
Hungary, Budapest € 1,319
Spain, Madrid € 1,300
Lithuania, Vilnius € 1,166
Latvia, Riga € 1,132
Austria, Vienna € 1,090
Montenegro, Coastal Areas € 1,055
Czech Republic, Prague € 1,050
Norway, Oslo € 894
Slovakia, Bratislava € 800
Slovenia, Ljubljana € 775
Turkey, Istanbul € 746
Romania, Bucharest € 720
Estonia, Tallinn € 650
Cyprus, Nicosia € 600
Macedonia. Skopje € 565
Croatia, Zagreb € 550
Bulgaria, Sofia € 500

Bulgaria began to produce quarterly house price statistics in Q1 1993. The figures are issued by the National Statistical Office. Interest rate and other macroeconomic and monetary statistics are on the Bulgarian National Bank site.