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
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
- 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
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