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Old 29.11.2016, 11:33
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Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Can anyone recommend a good website for searching for accommodation in Geneva? I have a job interview coming up there and want to be prepared. I know that the housing market in Geneva is very tight but I definitely do not want to live in France and no more than 30 minutes by train from Geneva.
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Old 29.11.2016, 11:36
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Can´t help you with accommodation but good luck with the job interview!!!

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Old 29.11.2016, 14:00
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Try here, they usually have quite a large selection:

http://www.naef.ch/

http://www.comptoir-immo.ch/
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Old 30.11.2016, 17:09
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

If you google Regies ä Genève. there are lists.
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Old 30.11.2016, 17:13
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

There's soon a meetup in Geneva and I'm certain, that you could couchsurf with some EFers until you find your own place to stay.

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Old 30.11.2016, 17:56
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

I imagine you are on FaceBook. There are at least 2 buy and sell groups that have apts. that are advertised every day. There seems to be more and more availability, but of course you will need to be able to move quickly.

Search under Buy and sell Geneva. If you can't find them, let me know and I will get the exact names (not on my computer at the moment).
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Old 30.11.2016, 22:41
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

https://www.facebook.com/groups/132683256821749/

https://www.facebook.com/groups/211295748935647/

So here are the two groups I mentioned if you can't find them
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Old 30.11.2016, 23:08
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Also, which side of the lake will your work be? If you will be commuting by car, try to stay on that side. Crossing the bridge is horrible in the mornings
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Old 30.11.2016, 23:49
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

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Also, which side of the lake will your work be? If you will be commuting by car, try to stay on that side. Crossing the bridge is horrible in the mornings
I commute from Bellevue to Cologny, sometimes by car, other times by TPG.

End to end, it's manageable in 30 mins by car, 50 mins by public transport.

Even easier if i'm willing to get to the office earlier than 8:30.
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Old 01.12.2016, 12:56
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Try doing that and be at work at 9! If i start work at 9, im always at work at 830 and i live and work on the same side of the lake!
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Usuals:

www.immoscout24.ch
www.immostreet.ch
www.homegate.ch
www.home.gh

and for private rentals:

www.petitesannonces.ch
www.anibis.ch
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Old 01.12.2016, 15:14
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Try doing that and be at work at 9! If i start work at 9, im always at work at 830 and i live and work on the same side of the lake!
You are right. For me, it makes sense to arrive early and leave a little later.

I'm also more productive before the masses arrive at the office.
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Re: Looking for accommodation in Geneva

Also try Glocals. There are always people moving, and looking for people to take over their flats.
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Also, which side of the lake will your work be? If you will be commuting by car, try to stay on that side. Crossing the bridge is horrible in the mornings
Thanks, I have an interview for a place near Balexert shopping centre.
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Is that with or without all your guns?
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There's soon a meetup in Geneva and I'm certain, that you could couchsurf with some EFers until you find your own place to stay.


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