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Ming Yuan Century City

Shanghai French Concession apartments for rent in Ming Yuan Century

Description Mingyuan Century City compound is located in the Former French Concession (Fuxing Road, close to Huaihai Road). With three big high-rise buildings filled with luxurious apartments, this compound offers apartments in all styles and price ranges. Two, three and four bedroom apartments with spacious kitchen and living room (including a balcony) are offered more »

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Central Residences Phase II

Description Central Residence II is a service apartment compound located in the famous former French Concession in downtown Shanghai. It contains clubhouse facilities and a panoramic garden view of the historic garden houses that lays nearby. A perfect alternative for those who are interested in living in one of the most famous historical places more »

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Where to live in French Concession, Shanghai

So, which district is best? There is obviously no ‘best’ district – each offers their own special features, advantages and disadvantages. So in order to understand the differences some research and a personal visit are important. The Former French Concession The area of Former French Concession is a narrow (approximately 1.5km wide) corridor stretching more »

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Expat Life in French Concession – A European lifestyle in central Shanghai

Think Flinders Lane in Melbourne or the back streets of Montmartre in Paris with an oriental twist and you have the French Concession, Shanghai. A unique and beautiful area formerly occupied by the French, that combines tree lined alleys, high-rise malls, tudor mansions, lane houses and luscious parks making the French Concession a true more »

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Modern Complexes in Former French Concession,Listing Completed Compounds western French Concession

兰庭 La Cite in FFC Location: Located on Hu Nan Road, nearXin guo Rd,Xuhui district, the best quiet part the former French Concession area, adjacent to Radisson Xingguo Hotel. 15min walking distance to Xujiahui CBD and L.11 Jiaotong University and line 10 Shanghai Library subway station, Big parks Hus Shan Green and Xingguo Park more »

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Renting apartment in Shanghai – Expat visiting Hong Kong Plaza / Xintiandi

Everyone familiar with Shanghai knows that certain areas are full of beautiful and luxurious shopping paradises filled with Gucci, Luis Vuitton and  Ferrari shops. Nanjing road, People Square and French Concession only represent tip of the iceberg and offer great opportunities to “shop until you drop” or just to enjoy the scenery and atmosphere. more »

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Shanghai Complexes in East part of French Concession, the completed listing of modern apartments

紫勋雍邸 Zi Xun Court Yard Location: Located on a hidden green corner of Julu Rd near Ruijin Rd .10 min walking distance to metro line 1 and 10.south Shanxi Rd station.. adjacent to Yanan Greens 四方新城 Shanghai Grand Plaza Location: Located on Julu Road,in the prestigious Jing’an District, close to Jing’an Subway Station,South Shanxi more »

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Shanghai French Concession

Shanghai French Concession The Shanghai French Concession has its name from the foreign concession time that lasted from 1849 until 1943. This cozy area is perfect for expats who wants the convenience of downtown living with an “old-Shanghai” feeling. The area attracts all different kinds of expats from foreign students to couples with a more »

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Shanghai French Concession Rentals

The Former French Concession in Shanghai is a wonderful place to rent an apartment or house. Local people often call the older properties here lane houses and I guess in Europe or America we would call them flats. The French Concession is attractive to expats for numerous reasons. Firstly it is very reminiscent of more »

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