Welcome to Zürich

Finding a new home, in a unfamiliar country or city where you don’t speak the language can be emotional and time comsuming event.
Having proper local contacts is often the key to success when it comes to finding the right place to live.

Matterhorn Relocation can offer a network of local office, with professionals that can assist you in finding a new home for you and your family.

Our goal is to have you fully settled in your new home by the time you need to go back to work,
so you can count on us for an efficient and comprehensive service.

We can accompany you when visiting selected accommodations and once found the right residence, we can assist you with the negotiations regarding the contract and all registrations.

  • Support with apartment and house search
  • Booking of temporary accommodation/hotel
  • Full service/support with the housing application progress
  • Handover of the apartment or house
  • Support with the housing protocol
  • Coordination of damage repair
  • Registration of regulatory authorities TV, telephone and internet
  • Information about the area and local infrastructure
  • Supplementary services if required by client

Matterhorn Relocation’s Settling-in programme acclimatises the employee and their family to the host environment after relocation, helping them live in their new home independently and with confidence.

  • Registration City hall
  • Bank services
  • Insurance assistance
  • Car registration
  • Driver’s license
  • Internet, telephone, TV registration
  • Neighbourhood area orientation tour (doctors, shopping, fitness)
  • Translation services
  • Assistance handyman/moving company

We provide you information on what institutions match your child needs and help you to select the appropriate solution which balances academics, future and costs.

  • Detailed school search needs analysis
  • Set up interviews with schools
  • Visit of international and public schools
  • Explanation of the school bus sytem
  • Assist with registration
  • Explanation of the Swiss school system
  • Assist with nanny or child care

During the tour, we give you a glimpse of the city centre with its mains points of interest and acquaint you to the popular residential areas.

  • Sightseeing tour of Zürich and surrounding area
  • Explanation of the different suburbs villages
  • Orientation of the public transport system
  • Shopping areas (opening hours)
  • Infrastructure
  • Viewpoint/Highlights of the city
  • Every day living advice

We accompany you shopping and assist you with negotiations, coordination and delivery of furniture, car and equipment.

  • Complimentary furnishings and interior service
  • Furniture and household shopping
  • Electrical devices shopping/support
  • Grocery shopping before arrival
  • Coordination of mobile phone and internet package
  • Consultation on buying a new car
  • Supporting with vehicle insurance
  • Shopping assistance for any special needs
  • Accompanying on first food or furniture shopping trips

Matterhorn Relocation Services programme assists employees with the administrative processes involved in closing down their home.

  • Cancellation of lease contract
  • Advertisment/search for a new tenant
  • Schedule viewings
  • Provide offers from cleaning and moving companies
  • Coordination of all paperwork
  • Accompany to town hall
  • Forwarding post registration
  • Schedule agreements
  • Support with returning/handover of the apartment
  • Additional Services can be provided on request
  • Our goal is that you feel home and that you settle in asap
  • Sandra Furrer & Matterhorn Relocation Team


  • Matterhorn Relocation GmbH
  • mail@matterhorn-relocation.com
  • +41 79 246 62 86