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1) Yongsan-ku, Hannam-dong (NewYork in Seoul)
Characteristics Foreign residential area (rather luxurious)
Transportation
  • 10~20 min. to city centre and Kangnam
  • Convenient to go to Kimpo Intl' Airport & Kyongbu Expressway
  • Adjacent to Oksoo station (Line 3)
  • Schools
  • German School
  • ECLC Kindergarten
  • Clover Christian School
  • Seoul American School

  •   * School buses available
    Hospitals
  • Soonchunhyang Hospital
  • Seoul Foreign Clinic
  • Shopping
  • Hannam Supermarket (specialises in foreign products)
  • Hyundai Department Store
  • Shinsegae Department Store
  • Lotte Department Store
  • Parks
  • Spacious private garden (due to low building to land ratio)
  • Hangan Riverside park
  • Other
  • About 40 foreign companies & official residences
  • Home security around the clock
  • Adjacent to the Han River

  • 2) Yongsan-ku Itaewon-dong, Ichon-dong (NewYork & Tokyo in Seoul)
    Characteristics
  • Traditional foreign residential area
  • Transportation
  • 5 min to the city centre(through Namsan 3rd Tunnel)

  • Adjacent to Itaewon station (Line 6)
  • Schools
  • German School
  • Clover Christian School
  • Seoul American School

  •   * School buses available
    Hospitals
  • Soonchunhyang Hospital
  • Itaewon Internatinal Clinic
  • Seoul Foreign Clinic
  • Shopping
  • Itaewon Supermarket
  • Hyundai Department Store
  • Shinsegae Department Store
  • Lotte Department Store
  • Parks
  • Namsan park
  • Hangan Riverside park
  • Other
  • English more commonly spoken
  • Dense with embassy residences
  • Surveillance 24hrs/day in some areas

  • 3) Seocho-ku, Bangbae-dong (Paris in Seoul)
    Characteristics
  • Popular with French expats
  • Transportation
  • Adjacent to Socho sation (Line 2) & Express Bus Terminal
        Station (Line 3)
  • Within 10 min. by subway to Teheran-ro office area
  • Schools
  • French School
  • Seoul Academy
  • Seoul Foreign School
  • Seoul Intl's School

  •   * School buses available
    Hospitals
  • Samsung Hospital
  • Shopping
  • Hyundai Department Store
  • Galleria Department Store
  • Other big supermarkets
  • Parks
  • Hangan Riverside park
  • Other
  • Approx. 300 French Households

  • 4) Kangnam-gu Samsung, Yuksam, Nonhyung-dong
       (New Town in Seoul)
    Characteristics
  • South of Han-river, major Business center
  • Transportation
  • Subways, Express city buses and taxis are easy to utilize
  • Schools
  • Seoul Foreign School
  • Seoul Intl's School(British School)

  •   * School buses available
    Shopping
  • Hyundai Department Store
  • Galleria Department Store
  • Lotte Department Store
  • Parks
  • Deamo Mountain, Chonggea Mountain
  • Hangan Riverside park
  • Other
  • Popula stores and restaurant originated in europe and the U.S
  • Best hotels and Seoul Arts Center

  • 5) Seodaeamun-gu Yeonhee-dong (Beijing in Seoul)
    Characteristics
  • Foreigner's regidential area close to Seoul foreign School
  • Transportation
  • Rerativeely close to downtown seoul 15 to 30 min by car
  • Schools
  • Seoul Foreign School
  • Seoul Intl's School(British School)
  • Chinese School

  •   * School buses available
    Shopping
  • Convenient Shopping area
        (Many supermarkets and small stores)
  • Parks
  • Asan for hiking
  • Other
  • Yeonse University and Hospital

  • 6) Sungbuk-dong / Pyungchang-dong (Bevery Hills in Seoul)
    Characteristics
  • Luxurius, big houses for ambassadors,
        or CEO of foreign Companies
  • Transportation
  • 3 min. to downtown (city hall) and Chongno
  • 40 min. to Kangnam
  • Schools
  • Seoul Foreign School (Yeonhee-dong)

  •   * School buses available
    Shopping
  • Convenient grocery stores
  • Natural
    Environment
  • Nice view of downtown Seoul
  • Other
  • Big & luxurious houses
  • Little public transportation


  • Green Real Estate Consulting Co, Ltd
    36-1 Hannam-dong, Yongsan - ku, Seoul, Korea 140 - 211
    Tel. (822) 749 - 8070 / Fax. (822) 749 - 8060    E - mail : green8070@nate.com