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The courts overturned the Berlin rent freeze. What does this mean for Berliners?
A complete guide to buying and selling second-hand items in Berlin and Germany.
There are so many insurances in Germany. What are they? Which ones you need and what to look out for in choosing an insurance product.
Everyone is entitled to a free copy of their credit score and data with the Schufa every year. The Schufa is important for renting an apartment in Germany. Here is how you order your free copy and some instant and paid alternatives.
Learn how the addressing system works in Germany. How to write address on envelope in Germany- the right way.
How to go about starting a business in Germany as a foreigner. Understanding the different options for self employment in Germany.
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Owning a car in Germany has gotten a bit more expensive in 2021. Not only were there already existing strict taxes for transport, but some of them have also been hiked and will continue increasing in the coming years to meet Germany’s climate targets. By encouraging more climate-friendly modes of transport and discouraging gas-guzzling cars,…
One of the biggest challenges of moving to a new city is having to find a new social network. Or perhaps you’ve lived in Berlin for a while but the friends you made are moving back to their home countries and you’re all alone again. Whatever the reason, meeting new people in a new city…
Whether it’s outdoor dining, eating inside or taking it away to eat at home or in the park, pizza is always a classic option, as well as easily transportable. The rise of gourmet Italian style pizza in Berlin may once have seemed like a trend, but it looks like it’s truly here to stay. Here…
When it comes to insurance nobody wants to deal with incomprehensible terms and conditions, a pile of paperwork, or long processing times when filing claims. That’s why Coya is focused on maximum convenience for their customers. Coya is digital, flexible, and affordable. Coya is the insurer of the future. Coya founder Andrew Shaw came up…
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