Home finding service

Home finding for rental accommodation

Relocate to Sweden researches and presents an independent selection of the best available options on the market.  The properties shown are sourced from property rental companies and from the private market.  Relocate to Sweden does not own property or take commission for showing or renting properties.

Home finding consists of accompanied viewings of 4-5 properties, which are shown on one home finding day. Properties shown are selected to suit your needs. The home finding service includes the following services:

  • Needs assessment
  • Pre-screening and selection
  • Appointment booking
  • Accompanied visits – We pick you up and drop you back after home finding
  • Lease negotiation
  • Lease contract
  • Move in Inspection report
  • Inventory list

Virtual home finding

We can visit properties on your behalf and guide you via Skype while viewing the property. This service is suitable for anyone who needs to have a rental lease set up before moving to Sweden but who cannot visit Sweden in advance for home finding.

Home finding for purchasing property

We can also help you to find your dream home if you would like to buy a property in Sweden. We do the research to find properties in locations that match your needs. We also accompany you to property viewings to provide extra insight, provide property consultation and assist you through the entire purchasing process.

Property consultation

There is a lot to consider when making the decision to purchase a property in Sweden, particularly if you are uncertain about your long-term plans. Relocate to Sweden offers home buying consultation to newcomers to Sweden to advise on exactly what is involved in buying and selling property in Sweden and to help you avoid very expensive mistakes. Our property consultation service is tailored to your needs and also includes advice on the following areas.

  • How the buying and selling process works in Sweden
  • The costs involved in buying a house and an apartment in Sweden
  • Checks you need to make for buying a house and for an apartment in Sweden
  • Key figures to examine when buying a Swedish apartment (bostadsrätt)
  • Location advice to match your individual needs
  • Average property prices and price development for any area of Sweden
  • Insight on up-and-coming areas and which areas to avoid
  • Mortgage regulations and proposed changes
  • Current property tax and tax relief on interest
  • Which areas in Sweden have the lowest taxes?
  • Regulations on sub-letting property
  • Capital gains tax on sold property
  • What happens if you loose your job?
  • What happens if you leave Sweden?

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