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Shanghai is one of the biggest cities in the world and a huge variety of neighborhoods. Even the central downtown parts offer so much diversity, chances are high, there is a good match for your requirements and preferences. Typically, expats in Shanghai flock to the vibrant streets of Jing’an or the charming alleys of the former French Concession. Xintiandi, if within the budget, is also a great choice without a doubt. Families in need of good education for their children opt for the international school areas in the suburbs of Pudong and Puxi, while the skyscrapers of Lujiazui is a great pick if you are working in the financial district.
Searching your new home in Shanghai
In order to start searching, you first need to clarify what it is that you want. Important criteria for many expats are location and furnishing & equipment. For some, location means a short commute to work, for others it’s living within walking distance to international nightlife. Tastes for furnishing vary as much as their are different nationalities in Shanghai. Budget is a restraining factor for most of us, and it will help in your search to establish a budget for your monthly rent early on. For taxation reasons, most companies offer dedicated housing allowances. However, calculating a reasonable budget is based on your income, current taxation law, and the Shanghai housing market. We don’t know your salary and financial situation, we are amateurs when it comes to tax laws, but we are experts in Shanghai real estate. So, to get you started, we have prepared a comprehensive housing market report, and a tool that helps you identifying your housing needs and generates a bilingual pdf sheet that you can pass to your agent.