Moving to Versailles

moving to Versailles

Moving to Versailles & Looking For A BAR Registered Removals Company

Are you thinking of moving to Versailles? The city is situated in the Yvelines département in the Île-de-France region of France. The area is renowned for the famous Château de Versailles. Being just over 10 miles from the centre of Paris, it is an ideal location for access to the French capital. It has a strong service based economy and is a major tourist destination.

Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Versailles

Buying a property in Versailles is generally a straightforward and well-regulated process. It would be advisable to find an estate agent that can speak English; he will be able to arrange a notaire (French conveyancing lawyer). Unless your command of the French language is very good, it is worth paying to have all documents translated into English before proceeding with the sale.

The following site has a selection of properties: Property Portal

Schools if moving to Versailles

The majority of expats choose to educate their children at an international school, especially if they only plan to stay for a few years. This option eliminates any concerns surrounding the language barrier and children are able to follow the curriculum of an expat’s home country.

The following site will help you find a suitable international school: School Portal

Local Information if moving to Versailles

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 Versailles

Phebus is Versailles’s transport company, servicing the city and about eleven communities in the surrounding area. It has over a 100 buses, with 24 routes that encompass pretty much all areas within Versailles. The Phebus service shuttles over 50,000 residents and tourists each day. This bus system connects to SNCF trains that operate throughout the country and come and in and out of Paris.

Currency Conversion If Moving To Versailles

The official currency in France is the euro (€). One euro is divided into 100 cents. Most credit and debit cards are accepted in France and ATMs can easily be found in Versailles. There is a good selection of local and international banks and opening a bank account is a simple and straightforward process.

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

European Removals If Moving To Versailles

This item is brought to you by the European removals storage and shipping company serving Versailles and the surrounding area.

If you are looking at moving to Versailles, 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 were proud finalists of the British Association of Removers and Which? Trusted Traders ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition 2017

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

Moving to Versailles

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