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Housing in Shanghai-to the best property

shanghai apartment for rent in The Bay near Huangpu River

Housing- the best property belongs to you You can stay in Shanghai for virtually any price. A reasonable flat (80 square meters) Can be rented for RMB 10000 /month and up. If you want to rent a villa with a small garden, the price will increase dramatically. But everything depends on which areas you want more »

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IFC Residence

shanghai service apartment the IFC Residence in Lujiazui Pudong

Description The IFC Residence Compound is a central placed and luxurious compound located in Pudong. IFC is famous for providing first-class service to every resident. Lujiazui in Pudong is a very family- and expat-friendly area with a lot of activities. A lot of companies doing international business trade are located in this area. The more »

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Bars and nightclubs in Shanghai

After spending more than two years in Shanghai as an expat I have been introduced to most of the nightclubs and bars available downtown. There is a clear difference between bars and nightclubs in Shanghai: nightclubs are the ones that offer foreigners free drinks. Bars are the ones who don´t. If you want to more »

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Baroque Palace

Description Baroque Palace is a large 20-storey building with well-priced European styled apartments. The whole compound is inspired by European baroque style – everything from the exterior design to the apartment furniture. Located in Jianguo Road (also called the “consulate area”), the residents enjoy a short walk to super markets and subway stations. Facilities more »

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Arcadia Service Apartments

Description Arcadia is a service apartment compund that consists of two high-rise towers in the Shanghai city centre. Every apartment (available with 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms) are fully furnished with modern western-styled furniture that make the apartment bright and luxurious. Every resident has access to the on-site clubhouse with great sports facilities only more »

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Forty One Compound at Hengshan Road

Description Forty One is a compound located in the old French Concession – in one of the most famous streets in Shanghai. Hengshan Road has “everything” to offer for a great expat life in Shanghai. The compound contains a total of 164 units, all furnished by modern and beautiful styled furniture and well-equipped kitchens more »

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Fortune Residence

Description One of the most luxurious apartment complexes in Shanghai, Fortune Residence, is only a few minutes walk to the Huangpu river. The project consists of five high-rise buildings, each with sweeping views of the Huangpu river. The apartments are individually owned and the furnishings and interior design vary in style. You will have more »

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La Cite Compound Shanghai

rent an apartment in shanghai La Cite of Xujiahui

Description La Cite is a true home away from home for expatriates in Shanghai. The compound offers low-rise buildings in a luxury Art Deco style and provides top-class furnishings and amenities to give you a soothing retreat from hectic city life. La Cite is a big compound with more than 100,000 square meters of more »

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Lakeside Ville

Description Lakeside Villa occupies 400,000 sqm and features 260 luxury villa units. Each villa contain spacious living rooms and kitchens and comes with parking garages. The compound is surrounded by a picturesque lake. This is one of the compound who contain villas and houses rather than large-sized high rised buildings. A perfect choice for more »

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Transport: how to get around in Shanghai?

How to get around in Shanghai The most common way of transport in Shanghai is by taxi. There are plenty of them and they are cheap. Sometimes during peak times and in bad weather it may be a bit tricky to find. During daytime (5:00 to 11:00 p.m.) it will cost you 13RMB for more »

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