Moving to Waikato
Are you are thinking of moving to Waikato. It is located in the north of the island and is well known for it fertile soil, with agriculture contributing to its economy. There are increasing employment prospects across the whole region. It also has good educational facilities, making it a excellent area to consider for families interested in relocating abroad and starting a new life overseas.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Waikato
Waikato offers more affordable housing than many areas in New Zealand. The average price per month to rent a 3 bedroomed apartment is about 1900.00 NZ$. If you were to buy a similar property in the city centre the price would be approximately 4700.00 NZ$ per square meter.
If you are moving to Waikato and need to find a property for sale, estate agents promote their houses on the major property sites such as Property Portal
Local Information if moving to Waikato
When you first move to a new city finding your way round the local taxes and requirements can be daunting, a quick visit to the following website can help you on your way. Simply visit tax & Banking Info
Schools if moving to Waikato
Waikato has a good range of schools. Help to select a school can be found at: Schools Portal
Travel if moving to Waikato
Transport in Waikato is generally friendly, modern and affordable. Waikato public transport options include buses, taxis, trains, and ferries. If you choose to travel by car, expats can drive in New Zealand for up to a year with a driver’s license from their home country as long as it is in English. After living in New Zealand for more than 12 months, you will need to apply for a New Zealand license.
Currency Conversion If Moving To Waikato
The currency in New Zealand is the New Zealand Dollar (NZD), which is divided into 100 cents. This is normally written with a dollar sign or as NZ$ to distinguish it from other dollar currencies. A NZ$ is sometimes informally called a Kiwi!
When moving overseas making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential to starting your new life on a sound footing. White & Company has an exclusive arrangement with The FX Firm.
Simply call us on Tel: 01494-857672 or follow the link to see what additional monies you will receive compared to using your high street bank and to set up a free account. Foreign-Exchange
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