It can be stressful to rent an apartment in Lausanne if you are an expat. flatsforexpats.com provides a few important advantages to expats who want to rent a flat in Lausanne. Expats can rent an apartment from other expats who publish their apartment or flat share offer only on flatsforexpats.com.
Apartment ads on flatsforexpats.com are from other expats in Lausanne. As it is common in Switzerland that people have to find a new tenant who takes over their apartment, a lot of expats in Lausanne decide to give other expats the exclusive chance to rent their apartment. Whereas a lot of expats who are new to Lausanne lack connections, the can use expat connections in order to find a flat.
The expats posting the apartment agree to publish the offer exclusively on flatsforexpats.com (at least for a few days). This greatly reduces the competition for the apartments published and raises the chance for registered flatsforexpats.com members to actually get the flat. On major housing platforms, attractive apartment and flat share offers often get loads of applicants which makes it very hard to get an apartment. On flatsforexpats.com you find apartment offers which are not published on major housing platforms and thus they are of great value for the small expat community on flatsforexpats.com.
Often it is hard to communicate with tenants and real estate agencies in Lausanne if you don’t speak French. On flatsforexpats.com all the apartment and flat share offers are advertised in English and you can handle the whole communication in English. Also the offers are only available for registered expats.
Rent an apartment in Lausanne can be challenging. However flatsforexpats.com overcomes a few of the major disadvantages expats in Lausanne have when looking for an apartment. You can get a flat or flat share from another expat, you get apartment offers which are not published on major housing platforms and you can handle the whole communication in English.
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