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Moving To New York

Are you planning on moving to New York? It’s well known as the city that never sleeps and most New Yorkers work hard and play harder! Space really comes at a premium in the city and there are a wide range of neighbourhoods to choose from. Expats moving to New York should make sure they have invested in a fully comprehensive health insurance plan.

Property prices if you are thinking of moving to New York

Buying a property in New York is generally a straightforward process. One of the most helpful things you can do is to secure the services of a reliable estate agent. These individuals will play a big part in the purchasing process and will be able to ensure everything runs smoothly. Property prices vary depending on which neighbourhood you choose to live, you can expect to pay $1,249,000 for a three bedroomed home in Brooklyn. The following site has a selection of properties: http://www.realtor.com

Schools if you are thinking of moving to New York

The majority of expats will choose an international school, especially if they only plan to stay in New York for a few years. Students at international schools in the USA can be taught in English and a foreign language and can follow the curriculum back home. However, good international schools can often have long waiting lists, so it is wise to apply well in advance.

The following site has a list of schools: http://www.greatschools.org

Local Information if you are thinking of moving to New York

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: www.expatarrivals.com/the-usa/banking-money-and-taxes-in-the-usa

Travel if you are thinking of moving to New York

Most expats will choose to drive for reasons of convenience, safety and freedom to move about as they wish. The roads and highways in New York are relatively easy to navigate, fuel costs are reasonable and a driver’s licence from your home country can be used.

It would be recommended, but is not necessary, to obtain an international driver’s permit (IDP) from the local Automobile before you depart for New York. New York City has an excellent public transport system so it may be possible to rely on this rather to own a car.

Currency Conversion If Moving To New York

The official currency is the US Dollar (USD). The US Dollar is broken down into 100 Cents. Banking is extremely competitive and the choice of services and rates can make deciding where to open an account confusing. It is often more straight forward to maintain an overseas account, open a US based account at the same bank and transfer money back and forth overseas.

When moving overseas making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential to starting your new life on a sound footing. White and 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. https://www.whiteandcompany.co.uk/foreign-exchange/

Currency Conversion If Moving To The USA

The official currency is the US Dollar (USD). The US Dollar is broken down into 100 Cents. Banking is extremely competitive and the choice of services and rates can make deciding where to open an account confusing.

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 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

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 and Company offer a full international removals service, specialising in removals to the USA, South Africa, Australia, Canada, and thousands of other destinations.

International Removals To New York

This item is brought to you by www.whiteandcompany.co.uk the international removals storage and shipping company serving New York and the surrounding area.

If you are looking to move to New York, White & Company have been providing an International removals, packing and storage service for over 145 years and are members of FIDI  and Omni.

White & Company also provide specialist removal services to locations around Europe and all international destinations

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