The Baltics are full of beautiful old historic buildings brimming with character and charm. If you are considering buying an apartment in a building full of history it is advisable to find out a bit about its other history. Who owns the building? Is it state owned or is it privately owned? Both have their plus and minus's. If it's privately owned, find out from the neighbors whether the owner is prompt fixing any maintenance problems. Do the bills get paid? It has been known that some owners collect money for utilities, keep the money and then the services get cut off. You could get stuck...
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