We have now fully updated our guide for New York. The guide has been fully reviewed and extended, and with 143 pages (PDF) of information you will read the most complete guide to prepare your expatriation to New York City.
New York City (NYC) is the biggest major city in the USA it is culturally and historically significant.
NYC is a city that is ever-changing, with each neighbourhood hosting its own unique personality and community. The buildings, people, and events vary widely from place to place, and finding the right neighbourhood can be like finding your soul mate.
The heart of the New York City is the skyscraper packed island of Manhattan, located just off the coast of the state. It is the most densely populated borough with people as well as skyscrapers. The borough is the financial centre of the city, houses the United Nations, important universities, and many cultural attractions.
New York City features a world class economy with every action in this market reverberating on the world stage. If New York State were an independent nation, it would rank as the 16th largest economy in the world behind Turkey.
New York has a high concentration of advanced service sector firms in fields such as law, accountancy, banking and management consultancy. Financial, insurance, and real estate industries make up the backbone of New York's economy, but the city is also prominent in mass media, journalism, publishing, and art.
You will find the usual articles in our guide to prepare your expatriation to New York City and manage your life once in there: Overview, Job, Passport, Visa & Permits to go to NYC, International Removal Companies, Finding Accommodation in New York, Work, Benefits and Tax, Moving in, Education in the USA, Health, Practical Life (banks, transport, shopping...), Entertainment...
Last but not least, you can download the full guide in PDF format, in order to read quietly and maybe to upload on your mobile or tablet PC/iPad.