About Flat Shanghai
Flat shanghai was founded on the belief that relocating to China, renting an apartment, villa or office in China could be simple, transparent and efficient.
Leveraging our global training and experience, we provide a real estate service that is benchmarked
to the best global practice. Our real estate services include property leasing, sales and
We follow the transaction from the start of the engagement through to closing, and ensure thorough financial, legal, and on-site due diligence as well as proper documentation at every stage.
Our reputation is built on our superior property access channels, sophisticated financial analysis skills and “one-stop-shop” transparent approach.
We facilitate your arrival and adaptation of families relocating to Shanghai.
The differences in culture are enormous – language, mentality, education, manners, beliefs, behaviors, the does and don’t at work and in social situations. We understand you and will help you and your family to happily integrate your home and business life in Shanghai.
Our Associates have years of experience and a wealth of connected contacts that enable us to discover, negotiate, and present uncommon values to our clientele. Shanghai Housing starts by creating a detailed personal profile based on your real estate and lifestyle requirements.
Armed with your personal criteria, we can react swiftly to new properties that emerge that fit your requirements. Often, we discover, present, and negotiate agreements for our clients on properties that have yet to become visible to the wider market.
With our dedicated team of service professionals, Shanghai Housing seeks to provide the best possible serviceto you, your family and your business during your relocation to Shanghai.
Whether you are settling into a new home of setting up business, your relocation will be smooth and easy with Shanghai Housing. Clients benefit from our staff’s in depth knowledge of the business and personal opportunities available in Shanghai. We make it our goal to provide the best possible services for all or clients. We understand your needs and will exceed your expectations.
Shanghai Housing’s wide range of services allows us to meet all the relocation-related needs of businesses and individuals. Our service is tailor-made to the individual needs of each client, and can include anything from orientation and visa assistance to lease and sale of property, corporate and individual residential services, commercial services, tenant representation, and property management.
Individual Residential Services
We want to make your move to Shanghai as exciting and stress-free as possible so that you can enjoy the process of adapting to a new environment and culture while continuing to enjoy the comforts of home. From your initial orientation to Shanghai right through to moving in and selecting a school for your child to attend, we make it our goal to help you get settled in a way that’s just right for you. Whether you choose to live in a modern apartment building, a villa, or an old-style house or apartment, we are there to help with:
- The purchase or lease of your new home
- Selecting a moving company, a decorating team, a school for your child
- Orientation to Shanghai and your new neighborhood
- Visa applications for you and your family
- Finding appropriate maid service
- Setting up your local telephone, cable, and internet connections
- We make it our business to understand the needs of you and your family. Relocating to a new home in a new country is a big, exciting change, and we can make the transition smooth and easy for you.
Starting from a thorough analysis of your specific needs, we are with you every step of the way as you relocate or expand your business into or within Shanghai. Whether providing assistance in securing the permits necessary to setting up your business in Shanghai, or acting as your liaison with professional services such as market research specialists or decorating teams, our staff is committed to your success. From the planning phase through to actual relocation and beyond, we can:
- Assist you in purchasing or leasing the office space and other properties that are best suited to your needs.
- Help you set up a company in Shanghai (WFOE/local company/joint venture)
- Efficiently relocate your staff and provide expatriate orientation
- Act as your liaison with other professional services and public utility services
- Provide business consulting services
- Provide continuing tenant representation and property management services
Property Management Services
Our staff is equipped to provide a full range of services to corporate property owners, including:
- Estate Management
- Lease Administration
- Transaction Management
- Financial Management
By efficiently managing your property, our staff can save you time, money and energy that you can put towards your other business or personal goals. Through clear communication, our Property and Facility Management Department builds a strong relationship with each client. You can rest assured that your property is being managed according to your best interests.