The lev (Bulgarian: лев, plural: лева, левове / leva, levove) is the currency of Bulgaria. It is divided in 100 stotinki (стотинки, singular: stotinka, стотинка). In archaic Bulgarian the word "lev" meant "lion", a word which in the modern language became lăv (IPA: /lɤf/) (in Bulgarian: лъв). Stotinka comes from the word "sto" (сто) - a hundred.
Buying a property in Bulgaria through mortgage is a very popular option. A lot of people used it in the period 2000-2009. Bulgaria Finance and Banking International Law Office D. Vladimirov and Partners 6 Mar 2018