Athens

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• Northern Suburbs:
• Kifissia
• Ekali
• Nea Erythraia
• Marousi
• Halandri
• Vrilissia
• Agia Paraskevi
• Neo Psychiko
• Psychiko
• Filothei

Center of Athens:
• Kolonaki
• Lycabettus
• Pangrati
• Hilton area

Southern Suburbs:
• Glyfada
• Voula Vouliagmeni
• Vari

Rental Housing Cost

Rent depends on the type, size, and location of the property:

Apartment
• 1 bed: 800 – 1300
• 2 bed: 1000-1600
• 3 bed: 1500 – 2300

Semi-detached House
• 3-4 Bed 1800 – 3000

Free standing House
• 3-4 Bed 3000 – 4500

 

Local Details

Transportation

Athens’ public transportation network includes buses, trams, and metro.

Fun Facts

Greece: the official name is the Hellenic Republic and by Greeks referred to as Hellas.

The country is considered the cradle of Western civilisation, being the birthplace of democracy, Western philosophy, Western literature, historiography, political science, major scientific and mathematical principles, Western drama and notably the Olympic Games.

Local Currency

EUR