Moving to Mannheim
Are you thinking of moving to Mannheim? The city is situated in the south-western part of Germany. It is among the twenty largest cities in Germany and has a population of around 295,000 inhabitants.
The city is unusual among German cities because its streets are laid out in a grid pattern, leading to its nickname “die Quadratestadt” (“city of the squares”). The city’s tourism slogan is “Leben. Im Quadrat.” (Life. In the Square.)! It has a strong economy and is home to Daimler, Caterpillar, IBM, Roche, Unilever and Siemens.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Mannheim
Buying a property in Mannheim is generally a straightforward process and with the economy still in a state of recovery following the global credit crisis. Property prices are lower than they have been for a number of years.
The following site has a selection of properties available: Property portal for Mannheim
Schools if moving to Mannheim
The majority of expats will choose an international school, especially if they only plan to stay in Mannheim for a few years. This option eliminates any concerns surrounding the language barrier.
The following site will help you find a suitable international school: Schools Portal
Local Information if moving to Mannheim
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 to Mannheim
Public transport in Mannheim is excellent and consists of S-Bahn trains, trams and buses. Driving outside the city centre 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. Car-pooling is a popular option in Mannheim and there are many websites allowing people traveling to the same destination to make contact with each other. The closest airport is Mannheim City Airport, which is just over two miles east of the city centre.
Currency Conversion If Moving To Mannheim
The official currency in Germany is the euro (€).
When moving overseas making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential. White & Company has an exclusive arrangement with an 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. https://www.whiteandcompany.co.uk/foreign-exchange/
European Removals If Moving To Mannheim
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If you are looking to move to Mannheim, White & Company have been providing a European removals, packing and storage service for over 145 years and are members of FIDI and Omni.
White & Company are proud winners of the British Association of Removers ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition 2016 and finalists in the 2017 competition.