Colombo. Sri Lanka boasts of an interesting property rental market. Annex for rent in Colombo is one of the most popular forms of residential properties that are rented for mid to long term stay. Annexes are convenient because they are in fact a compact sized home with a living room, kitchen and one to two bedrooms with a bathroom. A house for rent in Colombo offer the same but tend to be more spacious. The rent for an annex is likely to be much lower than a complete house. Annexes are also used as boarding places in Colombo. These are affordable properties for students and professionals. They provide shared rooms and living areas. A single room annex for rent in Katunayake is available at Rs. 16,500 per month. This is close to the airport and highway. Rooms for rent are suitable for singles or couples. But even a one room annex for rent in Colombo comes along with a shared kitchenette and sitting area. For instance, for rent annex in Colombo is available as single rooms in the Piliyandala area. There are three separate annex on the same property between Rs. 15,000 - Rs.20,000 monthly.
Annex rent in Colombo area are found at the higher end of the market as well. These are semi luxury and luxury properties. An annex in Colombo 03 with 2 bed rooms and 2 attached bathrooms is available for Rs. 150,000 per month. It is an air conditioned ground floor property with car park and water heating. Located within a few minutes walking distance to famous schools such as Royal College and Vishaka, it is an ideal place to be used for business purposes as well. Meanwhile, a 2 bedroomed annex in Colombo 05 comes with an attached bath, large living and dining area, kitchen with pantry cupboards and a large swimming pool. This lovely property requires one year deposit and comes for Rs. 100,000 per month. It also includes servant’s quarters, garage and balcony. These are perfect for use as a holiday home too. Luxury apartments for rent in Colombo serve as a popular type of holiday accommodation because they provide an array of facilities and services. Fully furnished annexes for rent in Colombo are ideal for short term stay. Prime locations are a key factor in attracting tourists and travelers. Residential areas are preferred by expats and professionals.
Rooms for rent in Colombo are in high supply closer to universities and commercial sites. Rooms, annexes and houses for rent can be leased on a daily, weekly or monthly basis too. Annex Spring in Nugegoda offers a fully furnished studio room for Rs. 4,500 per day. It can easily accommodate 3-4 persons and comes with a triple bed, couch beds, wardrobe and a modern attached bath. A terrace allows for a relaxing evening while the property has a well-equipped kitchen. LED Satellite TV with free international channels, complimentary soaps, shampoos and clean linen are included. This is an upstairs annex in a residential area. Since it has a separate entrance and ground floor parking, privacy is ensured. Mount Lavinia is another popular suburb for renting. An annex is available within 500 meters to Galle Road for Rs. 26,000 per month. It has a living room, kitchen and a bedroom with parking for a motorcycle. Newly built properties located in quiet and decent areas tend to attract higher demand. But ease of access to public transport and supermarkets are essential factors for long term rental properties.