District 1 is the administrative, political, social and economic district of Ho Chi Minh City. The history of District 1 goes through many historical milestones and political periods with different names and geographic divisions.
In all aspects, District 1 is more prominent than other districts, the busiest, and the highest living standard, with the highest concentration of administration, consulates and buildings. The high-end condominium projects have been developed in District 1, although the prices are expensive but the profitability is high and the potential for price increases is always open to investors.
District 1 is the administrative center of Ho Chi Minh City
There concentrate lots of recreational activities, such as shopping malls, movie theaters, bars, restaurants, etc. That is the reason why District 1 is also regarded as a “sleepless district” where a great deal of entertainment keeps you awake all night. District 1 also known as the best spot for shopping in Vietnam with a high concentration of shopping centres and luxury brands.
Foreigners from all over the world can be found here - so the chance of making a new expat friends are likely to be higher than other districts. Pham Ngu Lao street is touted as a Western road where there are a lot of Western-styled restaurants, coffee shops, bars and other services for foreigners. Thanks to the high density of foreigners, there are more citizens in District 1 who can communicate in English than in other districts.
District 1 is directly adjacent to many districts such as District 2, 3, 4, Binh Thanh, Phu Nhuan so the traffic connection is very convenient. In order to move from District 1 to other locations, it is possible to go through East-West oriented routes including Vo Thi Sau - Ba Thang Hai, Xo Viet Nghe Tinh - Nguyen Thi Minh Khai - An Duong Vuong, Ly Tu Trong - Nguyen Trai, Dien Bien Phu - Ngo Gia Tu, Tran Hung Dao, etc.
The traffic system of District 1 is the most advanced in the whole city, with large roads, public transportation and bridges.
Central location helps District 1 full of all valuable facilities, all living values are concentrated in this area with:
- Trade Center: Saigon Center, Diamond Plaza, Vincom Center, Parkson Le Thanh Ton, etc.
- Historical monuments: Notre Dame Cathedral, Independence Palace, Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Central Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City Opera House, Botanic Garden, Ho Chi Minh Museum, Vietnam History Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Ngoc Hoang Pagoda, 30/4 Park, 26/3 Park ...
- Hospital: Saigon Eye Hospital, Children's Hospital 2, Saigon International Hospital, Tu Du Hospital, Stomatological Hospital, Accadent Dental Clinic, etc.
- In addition, District 1 also has a full banking system, schools, restaurants, cafés, spas and so on to serve the needs of the community.
From district 1, resident can easily move to many places
Althought it is a very busy district, there are also green space
District 1 is the area with many green trees in the city, the roads are shady with old trees on the two sides, and the sidewalk is cool so the air is very pleasant. Although there are some traffic jam, it does not affect the environment much. Along with the network of rivers and canyons surrounding District 1, the landscape in the central area is very romantic.
District 1 at night
The market of accommodation for rent and sale in district 1 is very treanding, please contact us for more specific advice if you intend to live in this area.
Vinhomes Golden River in Ba Son, District 1 is inspired by the world’s crucial metropolitan cities such as New York, Tokyo, Moscow and Seoul which all have breathtaking rivers flowing through, with the area of 25. 29 hectares located on the banks of the Saigon River, this project assures to bring its citizen an idea living environment - harmony with nature combined with a luxurious five-star lifestyle.
The One Saigon - Located one street off 23/9 Park, The One Saigon contains both offices and apartments units. Having gone through multiple name changes from Ben Thanh Luxury, Ben Thanh Times Square and commonly known as Ben Thanh Tower, finally to The One Saigon. The tower has been refurbished and recently had its grand reopening in November 2017. The One Saigon is not only centrally located and convenient, but the building was constructed with quality and care and remains luxurious since completion in 2010, thus allowing it to win the National Golden Cup for Building Quality, presented by the Ministry of Construction.
Sailing Tower is an apartment complex and office space for sale and rent. With separate shapes and materials. With the idea of a prominent curved surface turned to the corner. On one side it turns out to be wide back under the yard, the other side forms a vertical sail. Sailing Tower is designed as a highlight for Ho Chi Minh City. Ho Chi Minh City, combined with excellent location and unique architecture in modern style, gives customers a comfortable living and working space.
Avalon Saigon Apartments - Located in a prime location within the city center, Avalon Saigon Apartments delivers full convenience of services right to the residents hands. With a contemporary design and expansive layouts from 2 to 3 bedrooms per unit, Avalon Saigon is ideal for major leaders in Vietnam’s economic playground.
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