How many foreigners live in Vienna, Austria? More than you might think

One of the things that surprised me the most when I moved to Austria’s capital city…

How many people live in Vienna, Austria? Is the city crowded?

In my attempt to have Oh My Vienna cover everything you could ever possibly want to…

Do Austrians in Vienna speak English? Can you live in Vienna without speaking German?

While the answer to the questions ‘Do Austrians in Vienna speak English?‘ and ‘Can you live…

What you need to know about the Austrian healthcare system as an expat

One of the wonderful things about moving to Austria is you will soon be eligible to…

How to open an Austrian bank account in under 30 minutes

If you are planning on moving to Austria, you will need to open a bank account…

What paperwork is required to rent an apartment in Austria?

I moved to Austria four years ago and, while finding an affordable apartment in Vienna took…

What should an Austrian lease or rental agreement include?

  While an Austrian rental agreement (or Mietvertrag) is not that much different than the ones…

How to get a Meldezettel (address registration) in Vienna, Austria as an EU citizen

If you are an EU citizen and planning on staying in Vienna, Austria long-term, you will…

How much are utility costs in Austria? Is gas, electricity, water and garbage affordable?

If you are considering moving to Austria, cost of living is one of the things you…

How to find a rental apartment in Vienna, Austria without paying an agent fee (Provisionsfreie Wohnungen)

Renting apartments in Vienna, Austria usually means you will have to pay an agent fee One…

How much is apartment rent in Vienna, Austria? It depends on the size and location

** Special note: When you consider apartment rent in Vienna, Austria be aware, overall, Vienna is…