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  1. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi everyone, I’m a joint owner/Director of a Limited Company that operates in the UK. Meanwhile my partner has income generated from a property she inherited in Italy. We're hoping to move to Valencia with our two young children, fairly soon (lockdown permitting). With that in mind, I’ve got a...
  2. Life in Australia
    I would like to address one of the biggest challenges that any migrant who moves into Australia faces - that of renting his first house or unit without any rental history, a substantial amount of evidence documents or a local referee. Your First Rental Home More often than not, newly arrived...
  3. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi, Does anyone have any experience renting a property from thinkspain.com? My husband and I are moving out in April but want to rent whilst we trial our move. It is difficult to know what we are actually getting from just photos on a website. Is this site trustworthy, from others' experience...
  4. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    We're about to move to the SW of France and will begin with a short-term rental in a small village. The plan is that we'll be there for a month, with the possibility to extend, if needed, for up to 3 months. The owner has asked us to take out insurance and given us the details (m2, number of...
  5. Life in Australia
    Hello, Just wondering if anyone knows if it is possible to rent a flat in Sydney before you get there, provided you can give all the necessary documents? Thanks Liz
  6. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi Guys, I'm new to this forum, but really hoping I can sound out some constructive advice for the following question. Me and my partner are relocating to Dubai within the next 4-5 weeks. I've done some fairly intensive research on areas to live, but I feel maybe some advice from people who...
  7. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi all We are considering a rental property in the village of Servian (population 4,000) which is about 30 minutes from Beziers and under an hour to Montpellier. Has anyone been there and can let me know any extra information? Thanks
  8. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    In the Uk average rent is about £650/£700 for three beds. If and when we move to the costa del sol we would go for a two bed, What is rental prices like in comparison to the UK and is it wiser to buy your property? Do they have stamp duty? etc Any help on purchasing or renting greatly...
  9. The Platypus Den
    How different are these services when it comes to renting? Which one do you prefer and why?
  10. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hello, Just looking for a bit of help into what I need to do when I arrive in Spain with my family. I’ll be moving to Spain at the start of August with my (non-EU) wife and 2 children. (the kids should be entering on UK passports) We’re looking at moving to Vinarós (any information about...
  11. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hello all, We are leaving Westport CT after wonderful 5 years. I can only say great things about this town. The people are super nice and very well educated, the best schools you can imagine, free access to the beachs, the only place to rent boats and sail in the long island sound (our kids got...
  12. Other Asia
    I am moving from the philippines back to Australia but I must stay in Singapore for 5 months so my dog can then be shipped back home to Newcastle Australia. Is it difficult to find a small house to rent that will accept my dog. Not looking for anything flash just so my boy does not have to...
  13. New Zealand Expat Forum for Expats Living in NZ
    Recently had an email from friends in Auckland, saying they have been invited to 'bid' to renew their tenancy lease (3yrd year there, last year they faced a rental increase of around 20%, but this looks worse) - they are signed up to a 12mth lease with no automatic right to renew. Didn't fully...
  14. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, Wondering if anyone can offer us the benefit of their experiences. We are a couple, originally from the uk. Have lived in Auckland, nz for 4 great years but Ozzy is calling and we're planning a move to Sydney in a few weeks (argh - totally disorganized. Have the job and the visa but little...
  15. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi everyone, just looking for some advice! Me and 2 of my friends have moved over to Sydney on a WHV and have been staying with family until now. 2 of us have had a temp job (2 weeks) as laborers, and although have no job atm have been promised more work along similar lines soon. Our other...
  16. General Expat Discussions
    Hi, everyone! This is my first post here. I found the forum through a google search. I'm a 23 year old freelance web designer. I'm not looking to move abroad just yet, but this past year I decided that I really needed to escape the NYC weather this coming winter. I was thinking of subletting...
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