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Renting a German property

Renting in Germany


Understand your rights as a tenant when renting in Germany with this guide to the German rental market and tips on where to look for a house to rent in Germany.

expat housing - expat forum

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The first thing new expatriates do is look for a home. Global expat forum Expatica wants to find out who makes up this vast network of expats looking for a house to improve current housing services for internationals. Help us help you by filling out our survey and enter a draw for an Amazon voucher!

Buying a German property

Buying a Germany property


From finding a house in Germany to signing the contract, we take you through the process of buying a home in Germany. 

Moving to Germany: Where to live in Germany

Where to live in Germany


Moving to Germany? Find out which German city will give you a quality of life that’s rated amongst the best in the world.

Apartment in Germany

5 ways to adjust to live in Germany


After the excitement of moving to Germany as an expat wears off, the adjustment period begins—and this is when some new expats begin to doubt their ability to adjust to live in Germany. [Contributed by SMARTments]

What expats ask in Munich: top 5 questions


Moving to Munich as an expat can be a great adventure, but the expectations may not always match up with reality.

Looking for lodging in Munich? Look no further than Mr Lodge


When trying to rent out or find an apartment in Munich, you may feel a little overwhelmed with all the rules and responsibilities—but that’s where Mr Lodge comes in. [Contributed by Mr Lodge]

Where to live in Berlin

Where to stay in Berlin: A guide to Berlin's neighbourhoods


Whether you seek cafe culture, vibrant nightlife, arts, green neighbourhoods or cheaper-than-normal rent, this guide explains where to stay in Berlin's various eclectic neighbourhoods.

German mortgages

Getting a mortgage in Germany


If you're looking to buy German property, learn about the quirks of German mortgage and quirks for foreigners before buying your dream property abroad.

Private homes for busy people: Temporary and furnished apartments

Private homes for busy people: Temporary and furnished apartments


Tips and tricks from Tempoflat.com, the new portal for temporary housing and subleasing. [Contributed by Tempoflat.com]

Renting a home in Berlin

Renting a home in Berlin


Tips to help you settle into one of Europe's hippest capitals, including how to find a rental property, renting conditions, and where to live in Berlin.

Live in Berlin

Where to live in Berlin's outlying areas


Wondering where to live in Berlin? Our list of Berlin's outlying areas, commuter towns and hidden gems will help you choose where to live near Berlin.

Top tips for buying property abroad

Top 5 tips for buying a house abroad


Reduce the risk of legal pitfalls and bad property investments with this guide to buying property abroad.

Relocation Germany

10 things to do before moving out of your apartment in Germany

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Here are some practical tips for moving out of your apartment in Germany, from terminating your lease to forwarding your post.

Living in Munich

City guide: Living in Munich


In this German city guide on Munich, we set out the essentials for moving to the Bavarian capital Munich and forging a new life in Germany.

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