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Moving House to Alcala de Henares
Are you considering moving house to Alcala de Henares? It is a Spanish city situated close to Madrid and is home to one of the most prestigious universities in Spain. It has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and has an attractive medieval centre. The city is well known for its population of white storks, their large nests can been seen at the top many of the churches and historic buildings throughout the city.
Alcalá de Henares has seen some recent rapid growth, which has caused an increase in the cost of living; local salaries have not kept pace with this and expats should take into account the cost of accommodation and schooling when making a decision to move to this area.
Schools if moving house to Alcala de Henares
Expats, particularly those who only intend to stay in Alcalá de Henares for the short-term usually choose an international school, which offer a British curriculum or the International Baccalaureate (IB).
The following site has a selection of international schools: Schools Portal
Local Information if moving house to Alcala de Henares
When you first move to a new city finding your way around the local taxes and requirements can be daunting, a quick visit to the following website can help you on your way: Banking & Tax Information
Travel if moving house to Alcala de Henares
The public transport system in the city is reliable, efficient and safe. Many expats choose to drive in Alcala de Henares and there are several laws that may be different from Britain. Cars drive on the right hand side of the road and are required to flash their vehicle’s lights before overtaking the car in front of them.
Currency Conversion If Moving House To Alcalá de Henares
Since 1999, Spain has used the Euro (EUR) as its official currency. One euro is divided into 100 cents. It will be relatively straightforward to open a bank account in Alcala de Henares. You will need to be over 18, have some proof of Identity and address. Residents will also need to produce their NIE certificate.
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 Portal
European Removals If Moving To Alcalá de Henares
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