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Gwangjin-gu 143-193 Korea, Republic Of

Listing # 130470


Rates From USD 1200 Monthly
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Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2019

A 2-bed condo with excellent location in Seoul

A nice, cozy condo, two bedrooms, 1 bath, and 1 living room with great location in a vibrant neighborhood. I put this unit for rent for two academic terms (fall 2019 – spring 2020) because I am spending my sabbatical in Washington DC during the time.

Due to its excellent location, the condo is really one of the most popular residential options in the area among Korean natives (everything is nearby but it is still quiet and safe, and the condo is relatively new with ground and underground parking availability). Just steps away from hundreds of ethnic and western restaurants, cafes, pubs, shops, a Lotte department store, clinics (and a major hospital including emergency room), theatres, grocery stores, bus stations, cultural centers and Konkuk University. A 7-minute walk to metro (Konkuk University Station, lines 2 and 7 across), 10 minutes to Han River park (excellent for jogging and biking as well as kayaking) and to national park for children. Within 40 minutes via public transfortation to many other major points in Seoul (e.g., 38 minutes to Kangnam and 35 minutes to Eulgeero via metro). Even with all these conveniences, the condo is still quiet and serene because it is in the condo-concentrated area.

The condo is furnished with TV, air conditioner, refrigerator, washer, bed, sofa, desk, wardrobe, table and chairs, stove, microwave, and even LG Styler (steam clothing care system). The full bath has a tub and a shower. As common in rental practice in Korea, the price of $1200 per month does not include monthly utility fees and access to cable and internet. The utility and condo maintenance usually costs about $100, and you could add access to cable and internet (price differs depending on companies, but internet access may cost about $20-40/month).

Free parking with both ground and underground parking availability. This is a uniquely excellent figure of this condo, when considering that in this area, not many condos have underground parking spaces and they suffer from lack of parking spaces. Parking space is not individually designated, but there are almost always enough parking spaces. Meanwhile, because public transportation is excellent in Seoul, and this condo has excellent access to public transportation, you will probably not need a car.

Woosung 7cha apartment, Gwangjin-gu, in Seoul. Available from August 12, 2019 until June 30, 2020, but dates are flexible (no less than six months). More pics are available upon request.

Basics:

Number of Bedrooms
2
Number of Bathrooms
1
Number of Offices
0
Surface Size
840 Sq. Feet
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo

Availability:

Available from Monday, August 12, 2019 until Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Yes
Comments on Dates
Some flexibility
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Gwangjin-gu
Postal Code - State or Province 143-193 Seoul
Country Korea, Republic Of
Neighborhood Keywords Seoul
Closest University Konkuk University, Seojong University, Hanyang University
University nearby Konkuk University




Home Exchange:

We are only interested in a home swap with the following location(s)...

Preferred Exchange Destination(s) and timing:

Destination 1: Washington
City
Washington
Postal Code
20057
State or Province
DC
Country
United States of America

Neighborhood Keywords
Georgetown University
Closest University
Georgetown University
University nearby
Georgetown University
Dates Wanted:
Wanted from Thursday, August 15, 2019 until Wednesday, July 15, 2020


Rental Price:

Asked
USD 1200 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Condo maintenance fee (about $100/month) is to be added, and (wireless) internet may cost additional $20-40 ( following common rental practice in Korea)
Rent Negotiable
Yes
Utilities Included
No
Cleaning Services Included
No

Surroundings:

  • Urban Environment

Additional Information:

  • Furnished

Amenities:

  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Computer
  • Printer
  • Elevator
  • Stairs
  • TV
  • Other: LG Trom Styler (steam clothing care system)

Considerations:



Smoke Free
Yes
Pets Welcome
No

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

No

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