Moving Abroad – Why It’s Easier Now Than 10 Years Ago Real Estate by Lonnie - July 1, 20190 Many people dream of moving abroad. They dream of being able to start a new life in a country of their choosing. 10 years ago this dream was a challenge, but today it’s easier to move abroad than many people realise. Getting life off to a fresh start is magical. Whether you want to kick off a new business venture or whether you’re seeking to bask in the endless summer sun days there is a country waiting just for you. Here are a few of the things which have made moving aboard so much easier: Technology Advances With the recent advances in technologies, you will find that it is easier to apply for jobs, find a home, or even get to the greatest social areas. This is great because you are no longer restricted in what you are looking for. Take for instance finding a house. You no longer have to view the house in person, you can take 3D virtual tours and communicate with sellers online. If you find a property that you like you can even do the paperwork online. It’s easier and faster than flying out to the country of your choice. Work From Anywhere If you are lucky enough to work in an industry which does not limit you to one specific place or an office, your choice of moving abroad is an easy one. For the most part, people are choosing to work from home, run their own business and even move their businesses online. For those in the business of doing work online being able to pack up and move across borders is simple. All you need to get started on the other side is your computer and a stable internet connection and you’re set to get working. New Adventures There is no doubt that moving abroad will take you out of your comfort zone. You need to make sure that the country you choose to move to will cater to your sense of adventure. If you are planning to start a new life you will need to make sure all your affairs are in order. For this aspect of moving, you’ll also find a range of online tools to help you. These tools which will help you bank, organise and familiarise yourself with your surrounding are designed to make your life easier from the get-go. Easy Moving Along with the upgrades to technology we have also seen upgrades to vital transport routes. This means that it is now easier and more efficient for you to move your valued belongings to a new country. Additionally, if you choose to not take everything with you, it has also become easier to sell everything you do not plan to take with you. Gone are the days of carting your wares to the dodgy shop at the corner. Now you simply have to take a picture of the items you want to sell and post them to various online platforms.