A credit card and and Bank ID will make your life here a lot easier – especially since few people pay with cash.
Having a bank account is vital in Sweden. Unfortunately, it happens that banks deny newbies (and others) a bank account. If this happens to you – this is what you can do.
Written by Teenie Fung Over the last month, I have been sharing useful information on how to go from renting to owning an apartment in Stockholm as a Newbie. On this last part, I will let you know how to make the offer and be the owner of your first place. You can find Part […]
Written by Anne Pihl Recently moved to Sweden and considering buying property? Faced with one of the world’s most challenging rental markets, it’s not surprising that anyone with resources quickly considers buying a home instead of renting. Low interest rates and soaring property prices in Sweden make buying seems like an attractive option to many. […]
As a newbie in Sweden, knowing your way around, getting the hang of bus schedules, and even shopping at the mall can be a hassle for the first few weeks. Here are the must-have phone apps to make your settling-in a breeze. Find your way with Google Maps This definitely tops my recommendation list. Especially for someone […]