Moving To Fulda
Are you planning on moving to Fulda? The town is located in the Hesse area of central Germany on the river Fulda. It is an hour away from Frankfurt by train and has a pleasant small-town feel with a population of 100,000. Fulda has one of the lowest unemployment rates in Germany at 3.7%. The city has some interesting baroque architecture, historic churches and a Benedictine monastery founded in 744.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Fulda
Buying a property in Fulda is generally a straightforward process. Average purchase prices for a property are relatively low for central Europe at EUR 1,800–2,500 per square metre. The average price for a 30 square metre property (a small apartment) is EUR 65,000, while a 100 square metre apartment averages around EUR 260,000.
The following site has a selection of properties available: Property Portal For Fulda
Schools if moving to Fulda
The standard of education in Germany is generally very good. Public schools are only really an option for expats who plan on living in Fulda for the long-term. The majority of expats will choose an international school as this option eliminates any concerns surrounding the language barrier.
The following site will help you find a suitable international school: Schools Portal For Fulda
Local Information if moving to Fulda
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. Simply visit: Banking & Tax Information
Travel if moving to Fulda
Public transport in Fulda consists of buses and trains and both run very efficiently. Driving is made easy by the country’s excellent network of roads, motorways or Autobahn. There are no toll fees for cars but petrol prices are high. A word of warning: German authorities do not tolerate drink driving and enforcement is particularly high and best avoided at all costs.
Currency Conversion If Moving To Fulda
The official currency in Germany is the euro (€). One euro (EUR) is divided into 100 cents. Most credit or debit cards are accepted in Germany and there are plenty of ATMs. Many international banks have branches in Fulda. The major banks are Bayerische Vereinsbank, Westdeutsche Landesbank, PostBank and DeutscheBank.
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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