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Expat Living in Shanghai’s Jing’an district

Shanghai Living

Though named after its ancient temple, the Jing’an district is a commercial hub of ultra-glossy shopping emporiums, five-star hotels, prestigious ...

Relocating to Shanghai with your Family & Kids

Shanghai Living

Relocating to Shanghai can be a frustrating and scary time for even the most traveled expat families, moving house stressful, ...

Shanghai Property Renovation and Decoration Tips

Shanghai Living

In recent months I have sold houses or apartments to a German, a Frenchman, a Belgian and an Englishman. This ...

Shanghai Real Estate Agents – Things to Know!

Shanghai Living

Trying to find a new home in China can be frustrating. Property agents work differently than in the West. Having ...

Buying a apartment in Shanghai guide

Shanghai Living

Buying Chinese property is often a mystery to foreigners, even to those who have been here a while. Whilst we ...

Shanghai Relocation: Districts for expat housing

Shanghai Living

Shanghai is located in the east of China, close to the East China Sea. Thanks to its fast growth, the ...

Casa Lakeville Luxury Apartments in Xintiandi

Shanghai Living

Casa Lakeville is a high-end residential development on the east-end of the French Concession, just steps away from the posh ...

Old Homes & Lane Houses in Shanghai, Finding the Charms

Shanghai Living

When I first moved to Shanghai, my husband and I were shown the usual round of modern service apartments, and ...

Shanghai Real Estate Agents – Chinese vs Foreign Agents

Shanghai Living

A common misconception among expats new to Shanghai is that a local Chinese agent or agency will be cheaper, or ...

Shanghai Housing Quick Guide to Renting

Shanghai Living

Things in Shanghai move very fast, but the housing and real estate market is still very young. The idea of ...