A timeless luxury piece that stood the test of time
2020 October 15Barnes Hungary
A timeless luxury piece that stood the test of time

In our new series, we invite you to an imaginary journey into the world of luxury, beyond real estate.

Far yet still close – the wonders of the high-profile agglomeration
Barnes Hungary2020 September 30
Far yet still close – the wonders of the high-profile agglomeration

Away from the busy downtown of Budapest, yet located close to the capital, these properties have the advantages of both areas at the same time – no wonder they have become increasingly popular in recent times. A selection from our portfolio.

The luxury of the Lake Balaton area – a selection from BARNES’s portfolio
Barnes Hungary2020 September 17
The luxury of the Lake Balaton area – a selection from BARNES’s portfolio

The Balaton region has never been this popular. In the recent months, not only the number of guests visiting the Hungarian sea, but also the number of ongoing developments have multiplied – in the priority areas of both the South and North coasts.

Views you can't get enough of – 5 special panoramas from BARNES Hungary’s portfolio
Barnes Hungary2020 August 25
Views you can't get enough of – 5 special panoramas from BARNES Hungary’s portfolio

Panorama is a real privilege. A privilege – whether it is a downtown apartment or a villa near Lake Balaton – that few people can have. Barnes Hungary's real estate portfolio includes not only properties with a special design or location, but also with

The pandemic’s impact on the luxury real estate market
Barnes Hungary2020 August 05
The pandemic’s impact on the luxury real estate market

Zoltán Hamza, the managing director of BARNES Hungary discussed with the journalist of Roadster Magazine about the pandemic’s impact on the luxury real estate market.

The world’s most expensive wine is Hungarian!
Barnes Hungary2020 April 23
The world’s most expensive wine is Hungarian!

It’s not easy to determine, which is the most expensive wine in the world, but it’s no doubt this bottle was bought for an incredible 40 thousand dollars.

Stagnant prices, growing demand
Barnes Hungary2020 April 11
Stagnant prices, growing demand

This January the real estate market is finally back in the saddle after the uncertainties at the end of 2019. The numbers regarding purchasing intention have been increased by 70% compared to December.

Moderate changes in the Hungarian real estate market
Barnes Hungary2020 April 08
Moderate changes in the Hungarian real estate market

After seven years of constant price growth, real estate market seems to finally slow down. However, pay raises can cause the rise to start again after a few years of stagnancy. What to expect this year?

Supply grows and bargaining power of buyers continues to increase
Barnes Hungary2020 March 24
Supply grows and bargaining power of buyers continues to increase

There are fewer buyers, but so far this year, there has been a week in which supply increased by 8-17 percent compared to the same period last year.

Uncertainty ensues in the Hungarian real estate market
Barnes Hungary2020 March 03
Uncertainty ensues in the Hungarian real estate market

The Hungarian real estate’s future is a controversial topic. Some say a collapse is on the horizon, others foresee even higher prices. But what’s the truth?

That’s why Americans love Budapest
Barnes Hungary2020 February 26
That’s why Americans love Budapest

Budapest has been a set of many movies and shows in the past few years. The American travel show of PBS channel is the next in line to show the beauties of the Hungarian capital.

What do mere Flashes tell you?
Barnes Hungary2020 January 18
What do mere Flashes tell you?

She is not ashamed of her snapshots; she is proud, because each stop is a stage in the life of a girl – a woman. This is orkenyiadri, and this is her exhibition, ‘Flashes’, sponsored by BARNES.

Budapest is the second most popular winter destination
Barnes Hungary2020 January 11
Budapest is the second most popular winter destination

A Spanish travel analytics firm has complied the ranking list of the top 10 destination cities in Europe by growth for the 2019 Christmas holiday period.

Hungary’s property registration system will be renewed
Barnes Hungary2020 January 07
Hungary’s property registration system will be renewed

This is still a long and complicated procedure, but after a few years the real estate ownership right will be recorded immediately.

Hungary’s housing market boom continues
Barnes Hungary2020 January 02
Hungary’s housing market boom continues

Here is the end of the 5% new residential property VAT. The question is how the change will affect the Hungarian housing market?

Budapest is the most attractive city in Europe
Barnes Hungary2019 December 27
Budapest is the most attractive city in Europe

According to CNN, Budapest offers a cozy winter atmosphere with romantic architectural creations and delivers a scene reminiscent of a classic Christmas movie.

Hungarian real estate market has come to a turning point
Barnes Hungary2019 December 22
Hungarian real estate market has come to a turning point

The change is only noticeable in the decrease of traffic so far. Real estate prices kept increasing through 2019 by a two-digit number, similar to the previous years.

The Budapest Christmas Fair is one of the best in the world
Barnes Hungary2019 December 19
The Budapest Christmas Fair is one of the best in the world

The Budapest Christmas Fair and Winter Festival at Vörösmarty Square has been chosen as one of the best Christmas markets for 2020 by CNN.

Developments in Budapest’s City Park are fascinating
Barnes Hungary2019 December 16
Developments in Budapest’s City Park are fascinating

The Main Playground and The House of the Hungarian Millennium have opened to families. There is nothing like this playground in Europe.

Renovated is the new… well, new.
Barnes Hungary2019 December 12
Renovated is the new… well, new.

Outstandingly renovated properties aren’t just more beautiful than ever, they worth more as well. They are perfect for investments.

Hungarian team is the best at architectural visualization
Barnes Hungary2019 December 06
Hungarian team is the best at architectural visualization

Visualization solutions have already separated from architecture. The finest visualizations of the best architectural firms are made by an international team in Budapest.

Strong rise in newly built apartment prices
Barnes Hungary2019 December 03
Strong rise in newly built apartment prices

There are numerous reasons behind the high apartment prices, included the return of 27% VAT, the dramatic labor shortage and the Energy Efficiency Directive.

Budapest’s rising property prices might come to a halt
Barnes Hungary2019 November 28
Budapest’s rising property prices might come to a halt

According to the latest, quarterly survey of GKI Economic Research Co., property prices might stop rising after a long time, and there won’t be a significant increase in the next 12 months. However, the office market is still going strong.

Is this the next big thing of the real estate market?
Barnes Hungary2019 November 19
Is this the next big thing of the real estate market?

2019’s CEE Property Forum conference was held in Vienna. Representatives of student housing gave us some interesting speeches about this field, and its prosperous future in the region.

Airbnb is on fire in Budapest!
Barnes Hungary2019 November 13
Airbnb is on fire in Budapest!

Increasing market share, rising number of nights spent, thousands of reservable accommodations – Airbnb in Budapest lives its golden age.

New apartments for the price of 1 million/sqm?
Barnes Hungary2019 November 06
New apartments for the price of 1 million/sqm?

The average price/sqm is 885 thousands HUF in Budapest. It seems that the prices are stepping over the 1 Million HUF/sqm limit

Huge investments are reshaping the capital
Barnes Hungary2019 November 03
Huge investments are reshaping the capital

Hotels, shopping malls, housing estates, office buildings, warehouses. Huge building developments in progress across the whole Budapest.

MOME: the most modern art and design campus in Central Europe
Barnes Hungary2019 October 25
MOME: the most modern art and design campus in Central Europe

Hovering building, smart-paint, 16,000 plants on 15,000 sqm. The new campus of Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest (MOME) is finally ready.

Budapest is the most liveable city of the region!
Barnes Hungary2019 October 18
Budapest is the most liveable city of the region!

The Economist Intelligence Unit releases its annual Global Liveability index, measuring the most liveable cities in the world. Vienna kept the top spot for the second year in a row. Budapest was ranked as the most liveable Eastern European city.

25th Anniversary of the renovated Great Market Hall!
Barnes Hungary2019 October 11
25th Anniversary of the renovated Great Market Hall!

The magnificent Great Market Hall at Fővám Square celebrates the 25th anniversary of its renovation. Th e unique and breathtaking style of the palace has become an iconic tourist attraction of Budapest.