Useful to know when you are searching for rental housing in Leipzig
Leipzig is the most populous city in the state of Saxony, which is located in the south-east part of Germany, just an hour and half from the Czech border. Its’ home to 597,493 (2020) inhabitants and counts as the 8th largest city in Germany in general. Leipzig has previously been known as the largest city of the former East Germany, and was an industrial hub in the time period. Earlier than this it functioned at a trading centre for many German merchants. It’s now much less of an industrial and trading city, as it has had time to blossom as a city of cultural, artistic and historic importance as well.
Because of the rather close proximity to Berlin, and the fast growing population, Leipzig has been called the new Berlin, or Berlin 20 years ago by many. New artists flock here to share their creations and get inspired, and small as well as big galleries are on every corner. Museums with more classic and older pieces are present as well, such as the Museum Im Grassi, or the Museum der Bildenden Künste.
In fact Leipzig has plenty of interesting sights for both tourists and people considering settling. You can go see the city hall built in 1556 in a renaissance architectural style, or just stroll down the old streets full of buildings with rich stories and backgrounds. You can also visit the Zoo which is one of the largest and famous zoos in Germany, or the serene and beautiful botanic garden. Leipzig has through time been home to many great musicians, inventors etc. of whose homes you can now experience authentically.
Leipzig is additionally known for its football team RB Leipzig, who is currently (2021) 8th in the German football league and many people visit to watch play every year.
As Leipzig has entered the metropolitan scene, the population has grown significantly, and keeps growing by the month. This means the art, music and startup business scene is thriving and opportunities to make ideas become real in projects are endless, however it also means the housing prices have risen a bit. It’s still nowhere near the larger German cities though, and many choose to settle here as a cheaper alternative to Berlin.
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