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by fybian
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Hello from Frank
Replies: 40
Views: 3756

Re: Hello from Frank

Looks reasonable. School might be a lot more if you want Nido de Aguila or less if your kids are still in preschool. Food could be higher if you go out regularly. Expect 80-100 USD for the 4. Isn't health insurance provided by employer? Yeah, one of our kids is still a toddler. So I can save some m...
by fybian
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Hello from Frank
Replies: 40
Views: 3756

Re: Hello from Frank

Mas o menos. If you run the heat in the winter utilities will be much higher. Most people wear their coats indoors, including us. The utilities will probably be low in the summer because AC's are rare here. Central heat and air does not exist, at least from an American perspective. You might do bet...
by fybian
Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Hello from Frank
Replies: 40
Views: 3756

Re: Hello from Frank

Thanks for all the suggestions and discussions! It is good to hear those opinions. We have two kids. My wife and I did some research on some research on the cost of living in eastern Santiago. Correct me if our number is not quite right or we forgot something. 3b2b apartment $1500 Community fee $200...
by fybian
Tue Oct 24, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Hello from Frank
Replies: 40
Views: 3756

Hello from Frank

Hi Everyone,
This is Frank. I am an astronomer, now based in Australia.
My family and I are moving to Santiago next year. Nice to meet everyone here!

Best Regards,
Frank