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VISIONAPARTMENTS joined the Swiss Mobility Circle

  A new environment, a different culture, an unfamiliar work setting – moving to another country can be challenging! Knowing the challenges that many people face while relocating, VISIONAPARTMENTS decided to join the non-profit organization Swiss Mobility Circle to provide others with high quality services and advice regarding accommodation in Switzerland.    360° expertise for the International Community The Swiss Mobility Circle consist of selected professionals, who are leaders in the field of international mobility. These experts offer advice to individuals, SMEs, multinationals, international federations and organizations to make relocating as smooth as possible. Read a short interview with Jimmy Bruzzese, co-founder of the Swiss Mobility Circle. Why did you establish this organization and what are main goals of the association? About 200,000 people are arriving or leaving Switzerland every year, and almost 40,000 of them relocate to somewhere between Geneva and Vevey. I’ve been in the mobility and moving…

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Meet Helsinki – the city of saunas, snow and business accommodation

  Amazing capital for business accommodation.   Helsinki is not only one of the great European capitals. It’s a must for you to visit while travelling across the Scandinavia. Just like Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm, it’s a city surrounded by the water. It has also two squares near the harbour. On the so-called “Market Square”, you can taste some fried fish and other delicious food. On “Senate Square”, you can climb up the steps of the Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. Helsinki offers a lot of cultural activities. Many galleries and museums attract plenty of visitors every year. Definitely worth a visit is the Military Museum. It contains a fascinating account of the Winter War against the Soviet Union in 1939-40.     Few facts about the city.   Helsinki is the largest city of Finland with a metropolitan population of over 1.4 million. This is one of Northern Europe’s most important…

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New locations for serviced apartments coming soon

  New locations, new products, new serviced apartments. VISIONAPARTMENTS is expanding tremendously this year. On our way of growth, we are adding exciting new buildings in prime locations to our portfolio to ensure a comfortable stay wherever you go. You can find the 2017 VISIONAPARTMENTS’ add-ons in Frankfurt, Zug, St. Sulpice and Vevey. To book your stay in these new locations, visit our website: visionapartments.com. Take a look at short description of some of the locations below.   Frankfurt   Frankfurt is not only the largest city in the German state of Hesse. It’s also a hotspot  for commerce and culture. Some people say it’s second home to many business travelers and tourists that cannot miss it while exploring Germany. From ancient monuments and a century-old inner city, to an incredible skyline with many major companies, you can find everything in Frankfurt. You will surely enjoy the huge variety of…

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Podium Discussion: Serviced Apartment Industry in Switzerland

Following the participation of Group Head of Sales José Luis Hummel at last year’s event, another member of the VISIONAPARTMENTS family was invited to join a podium discussion at the SO!APART 2016. On the second day of this annual gathering of the international serviced apartments industry in Berlin, Group Head of Marketing and Communications, Alain Gozzer represented the company in a conversation themed “Austria and Switzerland in Deep Sleep?” Among luminaries including Marina Ostinelli (Assistant General Manager, Base Nyon), Roman Kopacek (Hotel and Tourism Consulting, Michaeler & Partner), and Heimo Rollett (Editor-in-chief, Immobilienwirtschaft), Gozzer offered his thoughts on the Swiss market in particular. Here, we’ve compiled some excerpts from the discussion exclusively for the readers of our blog.

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Shared offices and coworking spaces break into the mainstream

Shared Offices Coworking Spaces in Zurich

Coworking is becoming an increasingly common style of work for professionals of independent occupations who share a common working environment. Freelancers and business travellers accommodated in one office appreciate the kick of synergy they get from working together. With walls of cubicles pulled down, employees can benefit from networking, draw inspiration and motivation from one another and save money on rentals.