A company will invest 28 millon EUR in housing construction in Riga

Dekarta Property Development company plans to invest 27-28 million EUR in the implementation of four real estate projects in Riga. #

This year it is planned to complete the construction of the buildings at Skārņu street and at Elizabetes street. In addition, the buildings at Kalnciema and Skolas streets should be completed by 2017.

European Best Destination 2015 - Riga included in Top 5

20 selected destinations competed for the prestigious title of Best European Destination 2015. After a three weeks’ period of online voting, Bordeaux is elected the Best European Destination 2015 and won this prestigious title. #

Lisbon, Athens, Valetta, Riga, Zagreb, Ljubljana, Innsbruck, Milan, Brussels, Vienna, Rome, Barcelone, Istanbul and Madrid are the next best destinations for a holiday or city-trip in 2015.

The country's doors should not be closed to one of the most controlled group of people

It is time to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the program of residence permit carefully and rationally in order to improve it rather than eliminate, said Valdis Birkavs, the chairman of Strategic Construction Development Partnership. #

The residence permit program gave an impetus to many spheres, and the number of construction companies began to approach pre-crisis levels. The positive impact of the residence permit program is also confirmed by the data on the volume of construction. "We must remember that 34% of the construction money turnover is spent on the workers' wages who thus support their families," emphasizes Birkavs.

Notaries will provide free consultations on the risks of real estate transactions in Latvia

During Notary Days one can get a free consultataion regarding real estate issues in 112 notary offices in 29 cities of Latvia. #

In order to provide information and to explain possible risks related to real estate transactions, as well as to offer assistance toeach resident of Latvia in a variety of legal issues, on 4 and 5 March, during the annual Notary Day, sworn notaries will provide free legal advice in various Latvian cities.