Moving to Dubai from France


Dubai is one of the most vibrant parts of the entire Middle East, a 21st-century land of opportunity with great weather, world-class dining and shopping, a business-friendly government and state-of-the-art infrastructure. Centrally located between the great cities of Europe, Africa and Asia, it’s a multinational hub for people from all over the world. If you are considering moving to Dubai from France, we have some helpful tips for you to consider.


What to Know About Moving to Dubai from France


Most people are surprised at how easy it is to move to Dubai from overseas. That goes for French people as well. If moving to Dubai from France is in your future, the following tips will help ease the transition.



Respecting the culture


The culture of Dubai is an ancient one that is steeped in hospitality. Like everyone else who moves here, you will find the local people to be upbeat and welcoming. All the Emiratis ask in return is that you be a good guest. Respect the local customs, and you will find daily life here to be extremely pleasant, safe and enjoyable. 



Renting property


Because Dubai is a small country (just over 4,000 square km), it is difficult for foreigners to purchase land. However, renting property in Dubai is a simple, straightforward process. While the common perception is that Dubai is prohibitively expensive, the truth is the average apartment here costs less to rent than a comparable apartment in Paris and only about half what it would cost in New York.



Paying rent


The tradition in Dubai is for the landlord to ask for 3 or 4 large rental payments per year rather than 12 smaller monthly payments. For some people making such large payments can create cash flow problems. The good news is that provide a simple, convenient service that enables you to make the type of monthly rent payments you are no doubt used to. Before moving to Dubai from France you should call and ask about this innovative service.

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