Psychologists say “for many people. Their home is part of their self-definition”. Hence, Choosing a house to live in is one of the biggest decisions in life. Here at Metropolitan real estate, we care about your needs and well-being.  That is why we prepared this article to help you in your search for Ethiopian homes.

So do you want to buy a house in Ethiopia? Here are Things you should consider while searching for an apartment in Addis Ababa

Decide What Kind Of House You Want To Acquire

You’re making perhaps the biggest purchase of your life, and you deserve to have a purchase that fit both your needs and wants as closely as possible. Luckily, you have plenty of choices with their own pros and cons, depending on your homeownership goals, so you need to decide which type of property will help you reach those goals. The most basic considerations should be:

    • For sale or rent
    • Number and type of rooms
    • Furnished, semi-furnished or fully furnished
    • Price range

Location, Location, Location 

Location should be considered when thinking about where your place of work is located, schools, and proximity to shopping and hospitals. Take into consideration services you frequently need to get that are important to your family and then decide if a certain location is right for you.

Major factors in choosing a location:

    • Quietness  
    • Availability of Transport and quality roads with alternative routes
    • The closeness of good service providers(school, hospital, restaurants, business centers)  
    • Security and privacy


It’s no wonder that living in a beautiful home with a great view would feel superb. Who wouldn’t want to feel good in their home?

These are some of the features that make up a great home:  

  • Great views- balconies, windows that let you watch the city or a beautiful sunset  
  • Building material- modern materials that give off a good home vibe
  • Spacious Space- Utilized spaces,  bright rooms
  • Interior design- interior design is a powerful tool. The interior design of a home has a tremendous effect on your emotions



Metropolitan real estate PLC, is an American company, building quality homes in Ethiopia to fulfill the needs of luxury real estate for sale and rent in Addis Ababa and all of Ethiopia as well