Selling up shop and moving to the other side of the world to start a new business venture, isn't as unimaginable as it once was. Australia attracts many new immigrant business buyers, investors and start-up entrepreneurs every year.
Buying property is still possible here in Queensland, like the other states in Australia. The good news is that for the first time in 9 years, in 2005 Australia has recorded it’s lowest annual increase in property prices. Land prices have even decrease in some places to be 50% of the price they were two years ago.
Australia, rated as one of the leading countries for lifestyle, drew us to make a challenging move. Leaving behind our secure jobs, family and friends we made a break for a land where we could have children, appreciate space, safety and quality time as a family.
Flew from Glasgow via Dubai on June 5th and arrived in Perth June 6th and thought we were landing back in Glasgow!!…same weather even the ariel view looked the same. Yes you can all blame us for being the ones who brought the weather with them!
Couldn’t fault Emirates airline, they even give you a ‘night kit’ which includes an eye mask, earplugs, bed socks and compact toothbrush..so don’t bother buying any of them, although the flight back from Dubai to Glasgow was delayed for an hour and a half. I fell asleep as soon as we boarded only to wake up, look out of the window and see tarmac, with amazement I turned to my husband and said "God have we landed!!" "no" he replied "we haven’t took off yet". What a sickener!
Ever wondered how to go about emigrating to Australia and go about getting an Australian visa? Wondering what the various options were and how to go about the different schemes without too much red tape or expense? There are lots of ways to emigrate to Australia from the UK. This article spells it out in 9 easy stages. Like everything else, applying to emigrate to Australia need never be difficult if you plan your route in stages.