The Hungarian Guide - Investing and retiring in Hungary

  • A stunning capital with unique setting A stunning capital with unique setting
  • walking and birdwatching paradise walking and birdwatching paradise
  • undisturbed nature rich in rare species undisturbed nature rich in rare species
  • enjoy the 144 mile lakeside cycle track enjoy the 144 mile lakeside cycle track
  • Teeming with History Teeming with History
  • over 300 Thermal Health Spas and warm lakes over 300 Thermal Health Spas and warm lakes
  • picturesque lakes with Carp weighing over 100 lb picturesque lakes with Carp weighing over 100 lb
  • Feast on delicious sunripened local fruit Feast on delicious sunripened local fruit
  • Lake Balaton gets as warm as the Caribbean in the summer Lake Balaton gets as warm as the Caribbean in the summer
  • Tranquil Lake Balaton Tranquil Lake Balaton
  • Lush rolling hills of western Hungary Lush rolling hills of western Hungary
  • buy a thatched cottage for under £30 000.. buy a thatched cottage for under £30 000..
  • horsemen and nature lovers paradise horsemen and nature lovers paradise
  • Europe's second largest freshwater lake Europe's second largest freshwater lake
  • A paradise for watersport enthusiasts A paradise for watersport enthusiasts
  • Tihany peninsula- a pearl of history and nature Tihany peninsula- a pearl of history and nature

Security

Will I Feel Safe?

alarm boxRural Hungary is still filled with people with old fashioned value. Villages are proud that you have chosen their village. Help and assistance is never far away, so new home owners can rest assured that the local community are looking out for them.  Locals still leave their doors unlocked when they go out.
The crime rate in Hungary is far lower than back at home. Even in Budapest city centre you feel very safe late at night. Gun crime is virtually unheard of and the Police are still respected. Of course you can never be too safe and if necessary I can provide you with tradesmen capable of installing alarms and deterrents to your new property.
Window shutters are popular but they are mainly used to keep the house nice and cool in the summer months.
shuttersIt is so nice to see children playing out in the fields and on their bikes. The children still have respect for their elders and you do not see gangs of hoodies causing mischief.
As reported in a Sunday Mail article on Hungary ” The values are like those of Britain in the 1950′s “