Moving To Romania
Are you planning on moving to Romania? The country is growing quickly as a tourist destination and a gateway to business in Eastern Europe. Romania shares borders with Ukraine, Hungary and Moldova, with Serbia and Bulgaria to the south. Expats looking for employment in Romania will find work opportunities in construction, engineering, IT, software development and communications. The capital city of Bucharest is situated on the banks of the Dambovita River and a popular expat destination.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Romania
Expats are allowed to purchase property in Romania but cannot own land unless they are EU citizens. House price are reasonable compared to other EU countries and expats will find a good choice of properties.
The following site has a selection of properties: Property Portal For Romania
Schools if moving to Romania
There are a number of international schools in Bucharest and most expats will choose to educate their 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 International Schools: Schools portal for Romania
Local Information if you are thinking of moving to Romania
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: Tax & Banking Information
Travel if you are thinking of moving to Romania
Romania has a good public transport system, especially in Bucharest. Trams, trains, buses and the metro are all available and the costs are easily affordable. Buses can be very crowded at peak times and expats should be careful as thefts often happen during the rush hour. Privately run express buses might be a better option for inter-city travel. Trains are inexpensive and there is also a good network across the country.
Currency Conversion If Moving To Romania
The Romanian currency is the leu. The value of the leu was changed in 2005, one new leu is equal to 10,000 old lei. It should be noted that the old leu is no longer in circulation.
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. Currency Conversion Site
European Removals If Moving To Romania
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