The chilly morning air

It is strange to think that we are already in the middle of October, both work and travel has seen the past seasons fly by and if it wasn’t for the early morning chill then I would not have realized that autumn has already arrived. Its strange to think about how one desires the colder…

Nyon by Lac Leman

For those of you who don´t know, we have finally moved … at least I have moved as Charlotte has been on the road in UK and Sweden, and poor Max is still with a dogsitter in UK. What is he thinking now my four legged friend I sometimes wonder? We now live in a…

False start …

Oh well, sometimes things are not as straightforward as they seem, especially dealing with Frenchmen.  Once we were about to sign the rental contract we realized that the relocation advisor was trying us to sign a contract which stated that no pets were allowed in the apartment.  They did not seem to be too worried…

All coming together …

Today we got a confirmation that we had successfully rented an apartment in the proximity of Geneva. Some of you might not think that its an achievement but with a rental market that measure 0.2% availability which recently even dipped as a huge influx of companies are moving their business to Geneva. As we are…

One more step …

Its all coming along, albeit slowly, few more papers were sent to the bank this morning, I really really hope that I get finalized mortgage offer tomorrow. We even got an email from our relocation agency which had two furnished apartments which were potentially available, more about that later. Today we transferred the 10% to…

The never-ending task list

For all of you who think that relocation between countries are easy, think again.  The task list above is just a small sample of the list that we have been working on for the last few weeks. Everything is luckily coming together, only couple of big things left, written mortgage offer and a temporary apartment…

Bid submitted …

Today we made an offer on the house which I discussed here couple of days ago, if everything goes through then the downside is that we won’t get the house until September, then on the other hand we might get the house in June, so who knows what will be the real case. The sellers…

Our Dreamhouse

I’m so excited, and I just can’t hide it… Its been a long time since I have been so excited about anything 🙂 And I know you might wonder why? Well we have been looking for a house in Switzerland for our upcoming relocation in April. Buying a house in Switzerland is anything but simple…