Top ten tips for flathunters in Germany
Published: 07 Aug 2013 16:20 GMT+02:00
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We've put together a list of ten do's and don't's that every fearless flat hunter should take into consideration when setting out on search of a new abode in Germany.
From staying open-minded about living with people to keeping a stash of cash tucked away for hidden charges, we at The Local know how tough it can be to find a flat – especially in some of the country's bigger cities.
So watch out for dodgy deals, prepare to invest in a kitchen, and good luck!