Lviv is a city which develops and improves its business infrastructure!
Office space market
The total office space is 150 thousand sq. m., 54 thousand sq. m. of which is office space of "B" and "B+" class, the number of which on the beginning of 2010 was 9. The rent price of 1 sq. m. in such offices ranges from USD 10 to USD 17. Despite the crisis the market is developing: 4 more business-centres are on the stage of reconstruction and construction. Today in Lviv there are 33 conference-centres with 62 conference-halls and training-classes for 5280 persons. (Office centres)
Number of special computer and furniture enterprises will help you to provide your resident offices with computer facilities and furniture. (Computer and furniture enterprises)
Prices of utilities are here.
Telecommunication and transport facilities
Despite Lviv telecommunication market fall behind the European level the range, quality and cost of telecommunication services are steadily increasing.
At your disposal: digital phone connection, Internet services, IP telephony. Besides standard wire-connection Internet market proposes also 3G mobile and Sky DSL satellite Internet, VPN technologies usage, connection through WiMAX technology. So, the city centre is covered with free Wi-Fi access point.
Totally Lviv market includes 20 Internet service providers.
The number of Internet users is always growing. Due to Gemius and GfK Ukraine datas there are more than 12 millions Internet users in Ukraine (in Lviv - approximately 340 thousand Internet users).
Transportation through the city is provided by:
- more than 30 taxi-operators and nearly 20 car-rent firms
- public transport: route-taxi (buses), trolleybuses, trams (more than 100 routes, more than 1 000 transport units). (mobile connection operators, Internet; transport)
Lviv is a business centre of Western region. Therefore you can easily find and use here the services of international and Ukrainian leading enterprises in the spheres of consulting incl. J&L Consulting, Munk, Andersen & Feilberg, KPMG, PwC Ukraine, audit (“Nexia DK. Auditors and Consultants”), recruitment (Ancor, SYNERGY Consulting), legal advice (representative office of international legal company D&D Lawyers, Arzinger & Partners Ukraine). At correspondent quality of services, prices for additional services are competitive compared to such European cities as Warsaw, Prague, Krakow, Kyiv. (list of representative offices).
Lviv is recognised as the best place to live in Ukraine. You can stop at 48 hotels, 8 of which are 4-star hotels, 29 - 3-star hotels, 10 - 2-star hotels and one - 1-star hotel or you have a possibility to rent private apartments (residence).
Lviv is a cultural capital of Ukraine, here there are nearly 2000 places for eating and resting for any taste and budget: restaurants (Darwin, Amadeus, Valentino, Panorama, Pan Tao and others), clubs, cafeterias, theatres, museums, art-galleries. Nearly 100 festivals are holding in the city every year. Wonderful leisure time is guaranteed for you!
Lviv region is famous for its balneology resorts such as Truskavets, Morshyn, Skhidnytsya, (7 of 8 world-known mineral waters) and Carpathian mountain-ski resorts in Slavske and Bukovel. Here you can revitalized as well as to spent weekends in mountains or just go out from town, where there are number of resting complexes (Ozernyy kray, Navariya, Bukhta Vikingiv). (detailed)
Good connection with neighbouring markets
Lviv is situated near borders of Central and South-Eastern Europe countries’ and on the international transit motorways crossing (international borders A3, A5), railways and airways which plays an important role at international economic activity development. (detailed)