This page is especially intended for young professionals wanting to come to Almere. Discover what Almere has to offer you.

Almere Stad

Housing

Living in Almere means you can choose from a wide selection of housing types – a clear advantage over other cities. Rent an apartment, buy a spacious family home, or even build your own dream home exactly the way you want it. Everything is possible. And you needn’t settle on existing opportunities because there are several new-build construction projects spread throughout the entire city.

Housing

Work

Almere is a city of ambition, with an incredibly strong entrepreneurial spirit and large numbers of businesses trading regionally, nationally and internationally. There are more than 18,000 businesses currently active in the city, employing more than 80,000 people, and these numbers are growing rapidly. The majority of companies are involved in sectors such as business services, wholesale and retail, and healthcare, followed by IT/tech and construction. Ample part-time and full-time jobs are available.

Work
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Almere Stad

Quality of life

Almere’s modern aesthetic sets it apart from other Dutch cities and it is home to some exceptionally high-profile architecture, showcasing the work of famous architects like Rem Koolhaas, SANAA and Claus en Kaan in the city centre. Alongside the striking new buildings and outdoor artworks, Almere Centrum has more than 400 shops, interesting cultural venues and a cinema. A wide variety of cultural events and festivals take place throughout the year. In the summer there are spectacular outdoor theatre performances by multiple theatre groups.

Quality of Life

Practical information

Do you need some practical information about moving to Almere? Do you need information about moving to Almere? We have collected a number of tips, such as registering at the municipality, applying for a passport and opening a bank account.

Practical information
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