Moving To North Point Hong Kong
Are you planning on moving to North Point Hong Kong? North Point is situated in the eastern district of Hong Kong. It is surrounded by Hing Fat Street (興發街) to the west and by Mansion Street (民新街) to the east. Although North Point doesn’t have any large-scale shopping streets, it does have supermarkets, traditional wet markets and a few good bars and restaurants for expats to enjoy. If you choose to move to this area, you will feel much more like you are part of the local community compared to other expat areas.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to North Point Hong Kong
Property prices in North Point are cheaper in this area and usually in good condition. Most ex-pats will choose to rent an apartment rather than to purchase one. North Point Mid-levels is an excellent area to live; many of the apartments have good views of the harbour and surrounding mountains.
This part of Hong Kong Island is sometimes referred to as the ‘elite school networks’ with the Hong Kong Japanese School and the Chinese International School nearby.The following site has both properties for sale and for rent along with some helpful information about leasing and tenancy agreements: http://www.hongkonghomes.com/
Schools if moving to North Point Hong Kong
There are a number of international schools in Hong Kong that teach a British, American or Australian curriculum. Both foreigners and locals who want to get a foreign education attend these. The following site has details of international schools in Hong Kong: Schools Portal Hong Kong
Local Information if moving to North Point Hong Kong
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. Simply visit: Banking & Tax Info
Travel if Moving to North Point Hong Kong
North Point, just like everywhere in Hong Kong, has superb transport links around the clock. Car parking in Hong Kong is very expensive and many expats find they do not need to own a car and usually only buy one, if they have children to transport across the city. The following site will help you plan your journey: Journey Plan
Currency Conversion If Moving To North Point Hong Kong
The currency in Hong Kong is the Hong Kong Dollar, abbreviated as HK$ or HKD. Each HK$ is divided into 100 cents.
Since 1980, the HK$ has been pegged to the US$ at approximately 7.80 HK$ for 1 US$. Although this can vary slightly, the HK$ will always appreciate and depreciate in line with the American currency.
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 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
International Removals To North Point Hong Kong
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If you are looking to move to North Point Hong Kong, White & Company have been providing an International removals, packing and storage service for over 145 years and are members of FIDI and Omni.
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