Les Jardins de l’Orne, near Louvain-la-Neuve
Famous for its university, Louvain-la-Neuve is a major centre of attraction in Walloon Brabant: many job opportunities, dynamism and cultural wealth, large shopping centre, etc. The new Les Jardins de l’Orne neighbourhood in Mont-Saint-Guibert lies just five minutes from the university city. So buying a flat or a house is a great opportunity to make the most of the assets that Louvain-la-Neuve has to offer!
Shopping for all
The city centre is pedestrian only and home of the "L’Esplanade" a shopping centre with 95 shops on 35,000 m². In addition, there are shops in Rue Charlemagne and Rue de la Grand-Place. Did you know that l’Esplanade intends to double its commercial area by 2018? Great news, isn't it?
Sports centre, cinema and theatre
In Louvain-la-Neuve, sports fans have a great time at the Centre Sportif du Blocry and fans of culture can enjoy the Cinescope cinema, the Atelier Théâtre Jean Vilar, the Aula Magna, the Hergé Museum and more…
Varied job opportunities
Wouldn't it be great to find a job just minutes from home? Louvain-la-Neuve has a dynamic job market: nearly 6,000 people are employed at the science park, 5,000 at the Catholic University of Louvain and at least 1,000 downtown. There is also Axisparc, between Mont-Saint-Guibert and Louvain-la-Neuve, which employs 2,000 and is still growing.
Louvain-la-Neuve, a growing city
The university city is becoming ever-more popular. However, don't fall into the trap. The area is increasingly popular. Which means that prices are soaring. That's not all. The city’s urban plan restricts the growth of residential neighbourhoods. The Louvain-la-Neuve real estate market is nearly saturated.
Now you know: just a few kilometres south of Louvain-la-Neuve, the residents of Mont-Saint-Guibert enjoy an ideal location to take advantage of the city while staying clear of the inconveniences of student life. All at a very reasonable price. What more could you ask for?