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Flat or House: How to Rent in Egypt

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Flat or House: How to Rent in Egypt

Postby texkourgan » Tue Jun 25, 2013 5:25 pm

Hello!

One of the first things to do when settling in Egypt is to find a home. In order to rent a flat/apartment or house you should familiarize yourself with the area, determine where you want to live, and evaluate what you need. Consider access to shops, schools, transport, and work.

If you have already been through the process of selecting a home in Egypt, you can provide valuable advice on how and why you selected your home, and provide tips for people moving to your area.

How did you find your accommodation? Estate agent or classifieds? Did you use a website? Or did you find your place through friends or word-of-mouth? What do you recommend?

Was it quick to find or did it take a long time? What are the essential points you considered (transport, schools, shops… etc).

How much is the average price of accommodation? What are the costs involved for renting? Do you need a deposit? Guarantees?

What are the formalities and the contract requirements in Egypt? Are there important clauses members should consider? Is there an inventory? What are the conditions for leaving or giving notice?

Please offer your advice or questions! This is a tricky step in moving abroad and personal advice, mistakes to avoid and things to consider are extremely helpful.

Thanks in advance for sharing your experience! :)
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Re: Flat or House: How to Rent in Egypt

Postby adim20000 » Fri Jun 28, 2013 10:39 am

Hello,
we have flat in Cairo - Geeza, but now we want sale it,
thanks

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Re: Flat or House: How to Rent in Egypt

Postby texkourgan » Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:39 am

Did you list it in the Egypt Classifieds Flat For Sale?

Perhaps you can provide tips & your advice on the forum thread Buying Property in Egypt?
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