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An Expat Talks about Moving to Dublin, Ireland

What is the name of the city or town that you are reporting on?

Dublin

Name three things that you wish you had brought and three you wish you had left at home.

More clothing. More Tech stuff. More everything, because everything is more expensive here!

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What advice would you give someone preparing to move to your area about the actual move, choosing a neighborhood and finding a home?

Do your research. Do not by, the market here is way overvalued.

What type of housing do you live in? Is this typical for most expats in your area?

Flat. Usual. Most homes are flats, or ugly row homes. Best homes are in the south, but very expensive.

How did you choose your neighborhood and find your home or apartment?

Taking the train North.

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Are your housing costs higher or lower than they were in your home country? What is the average cost of housing there?

Far more expensive here. House cost about twice the price as in Boston. Food is about 30 to 40% more.

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Expats in Ireland face very specific timelines and rules when it comes to getting healthcare in Ireland. It's important to understand how this will impact your journey and your individual health before you decide to move to Ireland.

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One expat in Dublin appreciates that locals have a good balance of family life and socializing and that people are very accepting of other cultures.

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