HOUSE FOR SALE IN ROMANIA 22,000 Euros, ( 16,000 Pounds )   Leave a comment

Perfectly situated, within a short driving distance to capital , Bucharest “the Paris of the East”

Simply, a great opportunity to purchase a reasonably priced second home in the sun!

Cheap flights! To the capital Bucharest

Easy driving to, “Dracula`s Castle” World class Ski Resorts, UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Bears, Lynx, Chamois and wolves in the mountains

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Here is a link to a video I have put on Utube

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Kitchen area

14 feet 9 inches by 8 feet 9 inches, ( 4.50 by 2.65 metres )

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Sitting room

20 feet by 12 feet 9 inches, (6 by 3.85 metres )

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Main bedroom,

18 feet 5 inches by 10 feet 9 inches (5.60 by 3.30 metres)

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Second bedroom, dining, study or studio

10 feet 6 inches by 11 feet, (3.20 by 3.33 metres)

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8 feet 6 inches by 5 feet 6 inches, ( 2.60 by 1.70 metres )


Photo of the field taken in the spring after ploughing which goes with the house

Ideal for those wishing to keep a horse or grow vegetables. The rich black soil here is famous throughout Europe for its productivity. 

Why is this house so cheap? compared with other houses in Romania, I hear you say, well the reason is simple, as I am fully aware of the present “economic climate” and I wish to sell, it is not a “scam” in any way, you will not “pay a penny” until you have had the deeds fully checked with a lawyer to your own satisfaction, the deeds for this house are “watertight” 

One important point is that you are purchasing a property here in Romania, that benefits from the new form of title deeds, this property has been officially measured and fully registered in the land office with myself as the sole owner, you are not purchasing a property that still requires to be officially registered, as many do, often with several owners, with all the uncertainty involved with such a purchase. In this case, as I have the full documentation necessary, you are able to purchase the property right away, giving you peace of mind.

Since January 2013 the law has been changed,  all EU citizens are now allowed to own houses and land in Romania without the need to set up a Company, they can purchase directly in their own name.

If you are in the position to take advantage of the current “property market” this holiday home presents an excellent investment opportunity for the future.

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This renovated traditional Romanian house sits on the edge of the village of Casota, the “best side“ which means that it benefits from an uninterrupted view of the setting sun in those wonderful long sunny days here in Romania, as you will see anywhere on the internet, the climate here is excellent!


The house has a large garden, plenty of room for a swimming pool etc, benefiting from the sun all day. With the investment of a swimming pool, the house would have a good holiday rental return. In addition to the large garden, there is a small field attached which is included in the sale. 

The “running costs” on any holiday home, is something to be considered, that is the taxes due on the house and land each year, locally, every country has them, well this house, last year 50 Euros, yes actually less than 50 Euros. 

Water is from my own well, although shortly to be connected to mains water supply.

Sewage is by septic tank, in the future there will be mains sewage.

There is a rubbish collection service.

Public Gas supply is available, but not installed.

TV, fixed telephone with an option of cheap international calls, and good internet connection, wifi, which means you can sit in the garden with your laptop. The TV has many films, series etc in English, with Romanian subtitles.

The village has 2 general shops and there is a kindergarten for small children and a primary school about a mile away

Cheap international flights to Bucharest the Capital, an hours drive away.

CONTACT,  Moray Letham, email address,

Telephone,   fixed  0040 238 787 587        Mobile 0040 761 574 009

Something that may be of interest, when I sell this house, I will be remaining in the village, I am not leaving, so naturally I will be on hand to “help out” if it is to be a holiday home, I can recommend someone trustworthy to look after it, also help with the garden in general, maybe grow some real vegetables! for your holiday, things like that, because I know only too well arriving in a foreign country, how difficult things can be.

The cost of living in Romania is by EU standards very cheap indeed, living here in Casota, you can buy so much local produce, produced organically, from fresh cheese, milk and eggs, to so many different vegetables grown here in the season.


The village of Casota is close to Romania’s capital, Bucharest, at less than 50 miles (82 km), also the Otopeni international airport.   The road from the capital is the main motorway to north-eastern Romania. Casota is 2 km from this main road, after the small town of Urziceni. The town of Buzau is about 27 miles, {45 kilometers)  following the same motorway.

Bucharest has many attractions,  with its cultural scene, 37 museums, 22 theaters, 18 art galleries, opera houses and concert halls.

Medical advantages of being within an hours drive of Bucharest,  Dentistry, there are the most up-to-date facilities anywhere to be found, where crown and bridgework  costs are very much less than the UK and many other countries in Europe, with such low airfares from London, Bucharest is one of the “dental tourism” destinations, also Private Hospitals, where operations can be carried out with highly trained and experienced surgeons, again such a reasonable price, with no “waiting time”

North of Bucharest, the foothills of Wallachia give way to the Carpathian Mountains.and the beautiful Prahova Valley, where the popular ski resorts of Predeal, Busteni and Sinaia are located. Sinaia is also home to the magnificent Peles Castle – a masterpiece of German new-Renaissance architecture, considered one of the best-preserved royal castles in Europe. In the summer time, these resorts are starting points to hiking trails in the nearby Bucegi Nature Park.

Romania is indeed a country for all seasons. A country for lazing in the sun and taking it easy, touring for cultural enrichment, for winter sports, hiking, fishing, horse riding, boating and activities of all kinds.

From the  village of Casota, the city of Brasov is 106 miles, ( 170 kms) to the north, where The International Jazz Festival is held in May,  The International Festival of Contemporary Theatre, April 5-25 , The International Pop Music Festival ” The Golden Stag”in September.  In winter skiing is the obvious attraction. The best-known of a group of resorts is Poiana Brasov, Well-preserved tracks of up to 4,500 m length range from difficult to easy. Most of the instructors are English, German or French speakers. Nightlife is intense, with bars, discos, folklore shows and cabarets.


Romania is situated in South-Eastern Europe, between latitudes 43-37’07” and 48-15’06” North and longitudes 20-15’44” and 29-41’24” East, extending approximately 480 km North to South and 640 East to West. The country has an area of 237,500 sq. km and a population of over 23,000,000 of which 89% are Romanians, 7% Hungarians, 2% Gypsies, with small minorities of Germans, Ukrainians, Serbs, Slovaks, Turks, Czechs, Greeks, Jews, Armenians, Poles, Albanians…

 The Carpathians form a mountainous arch in the centre of the country, bordered on both sides by hills and plateaus and there are great plains off the outer rim.  Forests cover over a quarter of the country and the fauna is one of the richest in Europe including wolves, bears, deer, lynx and chamois.

 The mighty Danube forms the southern boundary of the country ending with the Delta or the Black Sea, a haven for countless local and migratory birds. Countries sharing borders with Romania are Hungary, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, the Republic of Moldavia and the Ukraine. The mighty Danube forms the southern boundary of the country ending with the Delta or the Black Sea, a haven for countless local and migratory birds.

For further information on the sale of this house,

CONTACT,      Moray Letham,

Telephone, fixed  0040 238 787 587         Mobile 0040 761 574 009


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