You are to move to Qatar and this is certain and after you got your job, the next step shall be to secure your home and the questions are ”what shall I do to find the proper flat for rent in Qatar for me” and ” what shall I look for in order to choose properly”?
We are to help you out with several pieces of advice on what to look for apartments for rent Doha and some budgets you should consider.
Details that matter for your comfort while looking to rent a flat in Doha
If you don’t know a thing about Doha, fist position on the map where your future job will be and find a flat close to that area. Remoting is also an option as Doha has a modern infrastructure.
Beyond mapping the are of your future home you will also be interested in: rental price, furnishing, surface, safety other options for a comfortable living.
The rental positioning in Doha
Doha is a new – old city, in continuous expansion, competing to Abu Dabi. Also, Doha is a numerous settlement, gathering over 2 million inhabitants, most of them foreigners. There are nine districts, but business and administrative areas are concentrated in West Bay and Al Dafna, where, most likely your job might be.
A special area you might consider due to the sophisticated neighborhood is the artificial island, The Pearl.
In case these areas overdo your budget consider that the flat should be close to public transportation.
Safety of the rented flat in Doha
When we speak safety, we consider two aspects: construction safety and apartment security. Like any tenant, you tend to look for the best for you.
You do not have to have any concerns from the building’s safety point of view. All the constructions are brand new and respecting international standards in constructions.
Optimal Surface of the Apartment for Rent vs the Number of Bedrooms
The number of bedrooms and surface depends on whether you are to be home alone or with your family. For a single person, a studio apartment with over 50 sqm or one-bedroom apartment responds to your comfort.
What type of flat shall I rent? Furnished or unfurnished?
The answer is… it depends on how long do you intend to stay in Doha. If you are to work for several months, then renting fully-furnished apartments shall be your option.
For long term stays, you may choose to furnish your apartment alone, or even buying your own home. We wrote about ”property for sale in Qatar” here.
The price for a flat for rent in Doha
A studio apartment for rent in Doha starts with 4000 QAR monthly, depending o surface, positioning, furnished/unfurnished and level of facilities.
As we target to offer the best living conditions and neighborhood in Qatar, the median price for our studios is 6000 QAR – 10,000 QAR/ month. For renting a one-bedroom apartment your budget shall start with 8.500 QAR/ month.
In case you are still in doubt, do not hesitate to contact us. Our enthusiastic team will help you out.