Moving Essentials: 5 Reasons to Request a Pre-Move Survey

Moving Essentials: 5 Reasons to Request a Pre-Move Survey Whether it’s a local move or an International move, to the other side of the world, it is really worth investing the time to meet companies you have shortlisted at your residence. Start the process early, ideally 4-6 weeks prior to move date. Here are 5 […]

Tips for Relocating with Pets

Tips for Relocating with Pets Moving to another location is a stressful activity for everyone, including your pets. If you have a dog as a pet, moving can make it panicky and restless due to the havoc created in the house during relocation. But, there are ways and tips to handle them so that they […]

Brits moving to the UAE

Brits moving to the UAE Located in the Arabian Gulf, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a thriving nation made up largely of Expatriates. According to statistics released in 2012 – less than 17% of the 8.4 million population were local Emiratis. Meaning 4 in every 5 people have adopted the UAE as their new […]

Top tips: Moving from Dubai during the summer heat

Top tips: Moving from Dubai during the summer heat If you are considering a move in Dubai during the summer months, you are not alone.  60% of International moving takes place between the months of June – September. In the UAE of course this co-insides with the hottest months of the year and in recent years this […]

Getting organised – What do I take with me?

Getting organised – What do I take with me? Organisation is the name of the game when it comes to most, if not all, stages of your international move. One area, often overlooked and left until the last minute, is preparing the items you initially intend to take with you. One way of looking at this is asking […]

Definitely Dubai: Top Reasons to Live and Study in Dubai

Definitely Dubai: Top Reasons to Live and Study in Dubai Dubai and many parts of the United Arab Emirates are fast becoming the destination of choice for people inspired by a multi-cultural environment with numerous career opportunities and a lot of growth potential. The city offers great opportunities for work, either as an employee or […]

Saving money in Dubai / Abu Dhabi, UAE

Saving money in Dubai / Abu Dhabi, UAE If leaving the UAE with more money than you arrived with is your goal then living within a budget, making some compromises and not living beyond your means is crucial. With inflation rising at a higher rate than salary increments and the introduction of VAT, how is […]