Apartment or house? Buy or rent? Finding the right housing solution in Luxembourg is not always easy.
Here you find tips and tricks on how to settle in, organize your move or find the ideal flat share!
Making your home holiday-safe: the checklist that gives you peace of mind
Leaving your home empty for several weeks can attract burglars. Follow our 7 simple tips to avoid nasty surprises.
What should you do after an attempted burglary?
Someone tried to burgle you. Should you go into your home or not? Who should I contact first? The best course of action to avoid giving in to panic.
Working from home: what are the risks and what does it mean for my insurance cover?
Working from home has become a popular trend in recent years. A trend that has given rise to a new problem: private infrastructures are not adapted to the risks...
What insurance do I need to build my house?
Do you want to undertake construction or renovation work? This very often involves calling on various service providers: project owner, architect, construction company, etc.
Why acquire Luxembourg citizenship?
Every year, the press in the Grand Duchy reminds us that the Luxembourg passport is one of the most advantageous in the world... But beyond simplifying the life of globetrotters, what are the other perks of acquiring Luxembourg citizenship?
Schooling in Luxembourg: how to choose between the different education systems?
With 50% of Luxembourg’s population coming from other horizons, the education provision in the Grand Duchy has adapted and offers a host of possibilities...
How can you protect your children against the dangers of the Internet?
Cyber crime, harassment, data theft and bullying are some of the dangers lurking on the Internet for our children. To protect them, prevention, as well as education, are essential.
5 things to factor in before taking out your home insurance
Fitted kitchen, risk of flooding... When it comes to home insurance, each country has its own specificities. For anyone insuring a home in Luxembourg for the first time, here are 5 factors to watch out for.
Insure your devices outside your home
Mobile phones, tablets, laptops... today we are lost without our mobile devices. And yet they are rarely insured outside our homes.
10 signs that your insurance policy is out-of-date
In our lives there is never a dull moment. So when exactly should you think of reviewing your home insurance cover?
Is your wine cellar properly insured?
Your wine cellar is covered by your home insurance. But if you have a certain number of fine vintage wines, it may be time to check your contract.
Travel insurance: are you covered?
Loss of baggage, tropical illness, or a simple sprain... When travelling, such incidents can quickly become a disaster. Contrary to popular belief, the insurance included with your credit card proves to be insufficient in many cases.
Becoming a homeowner in Luxembourg: what you should know before taking the leap
Buying a home in Luxembourg entails high prices, but the real estate pressure is offset by multiple tax incentives...
Moving to Luxembourg: our tips for getting settled
It's decided, are you moving to the Grand Duchy? Before you settle down, it is better to know some specificities of the country...
Flat share in Luxembourg: find a room for rent stress-free
With soaring rental prices, the young trainees or working professionals in the Grand Duchy are more likely to choose to live under...
Study abroad: 3 essential assignments before you leave
Strasbourg, Brussels, Trier and even the United States or Asia... You live in Luxembourg and are starting higher education? Chances are that you will spend a few months or years abroad...
Cover for my golf equipment, at home, on the green and all over the world
Luxembourg has several courses for amateurs and passionate golfers. If you are someone who takes to the greens, did you know that your golf equipment could be covered at home, on courses in Luxembourg or even all over the world?
What is Civil Liability insurance?
Does Civil Liability cover mean anything to you? If it doesn’t, we need to do a bit of revision...
Given any thought to your skiing holiday insurance?
Nothing beats a great gulp of fresh mountain air to recharge your batteries.But before you set off for those majestic European summits, check you have the right insurance. After all, on the slopes more than anywhere else, accidents are common.
Do you need to take out health insurance for your dog in Luxembourg?
Vaccinations, municipal taxes, electronic chip, insurance, boarding... Adopting a dog in Luxembourg comes with a number of obligations but also expenses, most of which involve your dog’s health. Fortunately, dog health insurance can help you cope when the unexpected strikes.
Why take out cat insurance in Luxembourg?
Even if you don't fall for the charm of a pedigree cat, adopting a pet comes at a cost: vaccinations, sterilisation, flea treatment... Health insurance allows you to cope when the unexpected strikes. Explanations.
Chimney sweeping: 12 questions to ask yourself before you light your first fire!
Winter is here, with its share of creature comforts! One tops them all: evenings by the fire, with or without Netflix. So for those who are lucky enough to live in a house with a fireplace, a few checks are necessary to enjoy your fireplace in complete safety.
Getting your mortgage via a mortgage broker: a good or bad move?
The mortgage brokerage market is booming in Luxembourg. In fact, 8% of people taking out a mortgage now obtain it through a mortgage broker. This figure may be much lower than in the United Kingdom (60%) or France (30%), but the method is gaining more and more followers.
Is your garden properly insured?
The sun is shining, the days are getting longer... and you're looking forward to enjoying your garden again. Before creating the outdoor space of your dreams, here’s a brief reminder of how garden insurance works.
How do you insure a furnished rental?
Are you one of the 25,000 people who move to Luxembourg every year?
To ease your way into this new chapter in your professional life, you may have opted for a furnished rental.
If so, here's how to insure it!
Internet payments: 7 bad habits to give up urgently
Every year, 15% of online shoppers are victims of credit card fraud*. Phishing, unsecured purchases, data theft... With the resurgence of online shopping, online fraudsters are becoming more and more ingenious. Here are 7 bad habits to give up right now for your own safety.
Pool and child safety: how to avoid accidents?
Inflatable, self-supporting or in-ground... With summer just around the corner, swimming pools are sprouting up in our gardens, to the delight of children and adults alike. Yet the risk they pose to our children is still underestimated, too much so. Checkpoints.
4 good reasons why this is a good time to install photovoltaic panels
Today, solar energy makes up 13% of Luxembourg's energy consumption. To reach the renewable energy target of 25% by 2030, the Grand Duchy has introduced a string of incentives. The aim is to make efforts to protect the climate a profitable investment.
How to decide whether to sell on the energy generated by your solar panels or use it yourself ?
As you probably know, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has been pursuing a policy of encouraging the production of photovoltaic solar energy on its territory for several years now. Tempted in taking on this kind of project? Are you still hesitating between using the electricity...
Adopting a pet in Luxembourg: our advice for getting it right
Discover the common errors to be avoided and discover Luxembourg's specific requirements in terms of formalities.
Already found your holiday pet care solution?
Various holiday pet care solutions are available in Luxembourg. A choice that should allow you to find the best option for your pet and your budget.
Co-living: the new lifestyle you’re going to love
By addressing the main disadvantages of home sharing, co-living has established itself as a new lifestyle where relationships with others play a key role in everyday life.
All you need to know about buying an apartment in co-ownership in Luxembourg
Are you about to buy a apartment in a co-owned building? Are you taking your first steps in the world of apartment buildings? Or are you thinking of becoming a volunteer building manager? Let us take you through the basics.
Water damage: who is responsible, the tenant or the owner?
In the event of water damage, assigning responsibility to the owner and tenant is not always easy. We'll explain everything!
What kind of insurance should I take out for my second home?
Have you just bought a second home in Luxembourg, or are you thinking about doing so? Are you wondering about the best way of insuring it?
How to cancel your insurance in Luxembourg ?
Do you want to cancel your insurance policy but don't know where to start? In Luxembourg, strict rules govern the cancellation of car or home insurance.