Choosing A Removals Company If You Are Moving To Brussels.
Are you planning on moving to Brussels? Belgium’s capital has become a popular expatriate destination due to the high quality of life and its mild climate.
Since the end of the Second World War, Brussels has been a major centre for international politics and has become the home of numerous international organisations, politicians, diplomats and civil servants.
The city houses many multinational companies and hosts over 1,000 business conferences each year. If you make the move you will benefit from world-class healthcare facilities, high quality schools and an affordable public transport system.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Brussels
Expats are allowed to purchase property in Belgium and house price are reasonable compared to other EU countries. As a guide, a one bedroomed apartment in the city would cost around Euros 3287 (£2905) per square metre. The same sized property outside the city drops to Euros 2635 (£2328). The following site has a selection of properties for sale: http://brussels.angloinfo.com
Most expats choose to rent before they buy. This gives you time to get to know the city and where best would suit your personal circumstances. The current average rent in the city for a one bedroomed apartment is Euros 783 (£692) and for a larger 3 bedroomed property Euros 1486 (£1313).
Schools if moving to Brussels
There are a number of international schools in Brussels and most expats will choose to educate there children in this way. This is often preferred as children are likely to find friends who will also speak English.
The following site gives details of the International School of Brussels: http://www.isb.be
Local Information If Moving To Brussels
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: http://www.expatarrivals.com
Travel If Moving To Brussels
Belgium has an extensive public transport system and many expats living in Brussels find that it is not necessary to own a car. If you do choose to own a car, it may be worth noting that traffic drives on the right hand side of the road. The speed limit is 74mph (120km/h) and in city and built up areas it is 31mph (50km/h).
Currency Conversion If Moving To Brussels
Brussels is part of the Eurozone and the currency in Belgium has been the Euro since 2002. One euro is divided into 100 cents.
Opening a bank account is an easy procedure although you will need to provide documents such as proof of identification, completed application forms and proof of address.
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 an FX Firm.
Simply 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. https://www.whiteandcompany.co.uk/foreign-exchange Alternatively, please feel free to call us on Tel: 01494-857672 to discuss your currency requirements.
Preparing for the move If Moving To Brussels
Moving house can be a difficult process at the best of times, moving to a whole new country can be much harder. There are many things to think about and make decisions about. White & Company offer a full European removals service specialising in removals to Belgium, France, Holland, Germany, Switzerland and thousands of other destinations all over the world.
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