Thanks Andy Capp for a really helpful reply, appreciated.
accommodation based on 3 bed villa in Springs or Green
car, one car so thanks for the info will reduce this, thanks.
fuel 150 Way too small, reckon on this a week
agency fee 2000 (24k AED annual fee) 5% deposit and 5% commission is usual (negotiable) thanks
gym 1000 What's a "gym"? - ?? A gym? Health club?
elec/water 2000 On high side, prob nearer 1000/month fab
food 4000 Depends how much you eat, 2-3k is nearer the mark 4 person family
entertainment 3000 I take it this does NOT include BEER???? oh, it should do...!
Savings 12000 (not worth moving if no savings) Erm....
Total monthly 54450 AED
Your choice, to come to Dubai for purely financial reasons is wrong, think of the greater experience and lifestyle.... It's not just financial but with a wife and 2 small children I don't want to be worse off that's for sure.
Again, thanks for taking the time to reply, it is much appreciated.