District 1 is the center district of HCM City where 60% of office buildings, shopping malls are located. Therefore, expatriates always like living in district 1 for convenience, walking distance to anywhere, green environment and good security.
There are quite a lot of serviced apartment for lease in district 1. However, most of them are in individual areas without foreign community. There are only a few areas where many foreigners live in district 1:
Le Thanh ton street area, mostly for Japanese, high price.
Bui Vien areas, mostly for backpacker westerner tourists, cheap price.
18A alley Nguyen Thi Minh Khai streets, a mixed community of working Japanese and westerners, reasonable price.
If you are looking for a serviced apartment for lease in district 1, VMT serviced apartment is an ideal home away from home.