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British expats fleeing mainland Europe should head for Cyprus

British expats fleeing mainland Europe should head for Cyprus
If you’re a fan of world history and love the Mediterranean lifestyle, the ancient island of Cyprus is waiting for you. Always a favourite for Brits searching sunshine, warmth and a laid-back lifestyle, Cyprus has a lot to offer for those planning to emigrate rather than staying in post-Brexit Britain. The island’s incredible history...

New career programme helps expat professionals understand the Danish way

New career programme helps expat professionals understand the Danish way
Copenhagen City Hall is urging expat professionals to stay, saying the city needs them! According to the city’s Greater Copenhagen Career Programme, the present problem is retaining talented expat professionals who’re in high demand but short supply. The programme is fighting to keep its expat talent by organising courses for new...

Netherlands expats in UK can now get dual nationality

Netherlands expats in UK can now get dual nationality
Dutch citizens living in the UK are now able to apply for dual nationality. The new rule as regards dual nationality for Dutch expats in the UK is aimed at protecting the rights of the estimated 100,000 Netherlands citizens living and working in Britain in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Sadly, British expats working in the Netherlands are...

Getting to grips with Dutch law as it applies to expat families

Getting to grips with Dutch law as it applies to expat families
Expat families relocating to the Netherlands will need to know about the country’s family laws. Moving overseas and starting a new life as a family is exciting as well as hard work, but those attempting to fit in to their adopted country will need to check out Dutch family laws. For example, even although cohabitation is widely accepted...

Success of Portuguese Golden Visa responsible for overheated property market

Success of Portuguese Golden Visa responsible for overheated property market
Portugal’s overheating property prices may result in changes to its Golden Visa deals. In a recent announcement, Portugal’s minister of the economy confirmed the likelihood of cutbacks to its popular Golden Visa programme as it’s thought to be the reason behind the country’s overheating property prices. Pedro Siza Vieira told the...

Expats on Malta gambling against a bad Brexit outcome

Posted on November 6, 2019 in Europe News
STORY LINK Expats on Malta gambling against a bad Brexit outcome
Expats on Malta gambling against a bad Brexit outcome
British expat on Malta don’t seem at all confused about their post-Brexit future. As things stand at present, whichever style of Brexit is the final result it’s expatriates who’ll bear the immediate brunt of Britain’s leaving the UK. They’re also the least able to adjust their lifestyles to an acceptable version of that which...

General Election expat votes under threat again due to projected postal chaos

General Election expat votes under threat again due to projected postal chaos
Expats’ postal votes are under threat yet again due to a lack of time between the candidate details list release and the polling date. Hundreds of thousands of British expatriates all across EU member states are being urged to ask relatives or friends back in the UK to become their proxy voters in the upcoming General Election as the...

Liveable European destination for expat retirees on a budget

Liveable European destination for expat retirees on a budget
In spite of rumours to the contrary, Europe is still an affordable destination for expat retirees on limited pensions. Many would-be expats, especially those from countries such as the USA where pensions are more generous than in the UK, still believe Europe is out of reach as regards its overall cost of living. One reason for this...

British expats in EU member states urged to vote on December 12

British expats in EU member states urged to vote on December 12
British expats are being urged to vote in perhaps the most important General Election in decades. If you’ve spent the past three and a half years dreading losing your chosen lifestyle far away from the home country and are angry about the way Britain’s expat population in the EU has been totally ignored in negotiations as regards its...

Copenhagen rental scams aimed at new expat arrivals

Posted on October 30, 2019 in Europe News
STORY LINK Copenhagen rental scams aimed at new expat arrivals
Copenhagen rental scams aimed at new expat arrivals
Expats arriving in Copenhagen are being urged to watch out for rental overcharging. It’s now well-known that landlords in Copenhagen are scamming newly-arrived expats by charging apartment rentals set around 28 per cent higher than those charged to locals. Everyone appreciates life in the city is getting more expensive by the day, but...