Smoothing the way between borders Smile takes care about all the details and helps you staying inside the law when you are outside of your country. It takes a diligent partner to track changes to international immigration laws and to keep an eye on your change of status.Staying inside the law when you’re outside the country

With on-the-ground knowledge, Smile makes immigration rules more understandable, guiding you and your family through what might otherwise be a confusing process—delivering faster as well as compliant results.

Our immigration services:

  • Obtaining entry visas, work permit or residential permit
  • Handling Hungarian Citizenship application
  • Managing translations


We offer fully personalized programs fitted to your needs. Please contact us to discuss your specific relocation requirements.

Our relocation services:

  • Orientation and neighborhood tours: orientation to daily life in Budapest: shopping, transportation, cultural nuances, insider tips and connections
  • Apartment and home search
  • Rental contract assistance
  • Settling-in Services - setting up utilities, internet, phone etc.
  • Residency registration
  • Administrative support: opening a bank account, social Security and TAX registration, driver license application, car registration and insurance
  • School consultation, tours and registration
  • Child benefits application
  • Accompanying or carrying out shopping and purchase of household items
  • Departure services - Leaving Budapest

Property Management

Owning a property abroad can be tricky business, especially if you are not living in Hungary full-time. Don’t worry: our property management services are tailored to foreign home-owners and investors, and can turn your property ownership in Hungary into pleasant and trouble-free experience for you.

Our Property Management services:

  • Rentals (apartments & houses)
  • Sales & acquisition
  • Insurance
  • Property management (collecting rents, finding tenants, care taking) housekeeping services
  • Inside & outside refurbishment
  • Represent you at co-ownership meetings (if needed)
  • Home repair, maintenance services & gardening
  • Laundry delivery services
  • Car cleaning services
  • Grocery shopping

Personal Assistance

Smile provides assistance for expat families and foreign businesspeople living in Hungary ranging from bureaucratic tasks to daily personal assistance and problem-solving. Whether you live in Hungary full-time, visit regularly or simply have business interests or property here, you can rely on us for local know-how, practical advice and round-the-clock support. Basically, we provide you with a local, English-speaking, practical-minded personal assistant whenever you need one.

Our Personal Assistance services:

  • Translation & interpreter services
  • Virtual assistance while abroad
  • Personal shopping & makeovers
  • Designer boutiques
  • Women, men & children’s clothing
  • Jewellery & fine watches
  • Antiques & designer furniture
  • Nanny & baby sitter services
  • Gift sourcing & flower arrangements