Rental Price and “Deposit” Expectations

For the renter looking for a property here in Tripoli, there are a couple of items to consider. The first is the monthly rental price. The second is the amount of up front rent that you pay at the time of signing the contract. Let’s first talk about rental prices. As in any rental market, the price is highly dependent on the area of Tripoli you want to live in. Most of the expats choose to live in the Gergaresh, Hay Andalous, Siyahiya, Serraj, Ben Ashour, Nofleen or Dahamani areas. These areas are closer to the center of Tripoli, contain …

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Furnished or Unfurnished Housing?

As you consider settling in Tripoli, you will be pleased to know that there are both furnished and unfurnished accommodations available. There are even several variations of furnished homes. Some have the basic beds, appliances and couches, while others come complete with lamps, plants and pictures on the wall! If you are looking for the convenience of simply stepping into a home and unpacking, a furnished option would be perfect for you. If you would prefer to choose your own furniture and decorate to your specific taste, choose an unfurnished house. Cupboards and bed frames, mattresses and appliances are all …

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