Tag Archives: renting property in Germany

Getting Down to Business

I arrived back in Germany on Sunday a year older (celebrated my birthday the day before) and definitely feeling every bit my age. For me, going over to the states is never as bad as coming back. Firstly, most flights … Continue reading

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Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind

We signed the lease on Friday for the art nouveau flat, and the movers will deliver our things on Friday at noon. It’s a relief to finally have a place of our own, and to know that we’ll soon be … Continue reading

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The Home Stretch

On Monday, the Mr. received an email from the agent for the art nouveau flat with the lease attached. The plan is to meet him and the owner on Friday at 2pm at the house to go over final details … Continue reading

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The Housing Gods Have Finally Smiled Down On Us

It’s been nearly two months to the day since we arrived in Würzburg, so it seems fitting that to mark this two-month anniversary something momentous is happening: we’re signing preliminary paperwork for a flat. About 2 ½ weeks ago, the … Continue reading

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Another One Bites the Dust

Or, to be more specific, another possibility for a permanent place to live has gone up in smoke. The bungalow didn’t work out. Here’s a recap of what happened, from my perspective: We arrive for our 5pm viewing and are … Continue reading

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Still Homeless in Hoechburg

We passed on the “Mediterranean” flat with the reddish-brown tiles. We viewed it one more time on Friday afternoon and I left feeling more convinced that we should take it, while the Mr. left more unconvinced. Frustratingly, this is the … Continue reading

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Michael J. Fox, Where Are You?

We viewed a flat on Wednesday and we’re torn. We’re leaning towards taking it, as it’s 3/4 of the way to being perfect. The location is great – very central with all amenities – complete with grocery stores, a bakery … Continue reading

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