HOUSING



Glossary of common Spanish words related to housing


ARRENDADOR/CASERO= Landlord

ARRENDAMIENTO/ALQUILER=Rent

ARRENDATARIO/INQUILINO= Tenant

CONTRATO DE ARRENDAMIENTO/ALQUILER=Contract

FIANZA= Deposit.

PISO/APARTAMENTO Apartment :

BARRIO =Neighbourhood: Scroll down on this page and click on the image to see a guide of Madrid´s neighbourhood

VECINO = Neighbour

GASTOSUtilities: (Water, heating, power and Internet): It´s important to check what utilities are included on the price. Usually the are not included. The pice on the use but it´s usually around 40 euros per month 



NEIGHBOURHOODS IN MADRID


The city of Madrid includes 21 districts, each with its own neighbourhoods, 119 total. 

Click on the image for more information



 HOUSE HUNTING in MADRID



One of the most important decisions that the student will have to make is where and how to live. Most International students chose to share an apartment with other international students. The approximate price to rent a room in the city is usually between 300 and 550 € per month. 


UC3M RESIDENCE HALLS: UC3M has three dorms located in the Getafe and Leganes campuses. They are very popular among the  students and they usually fill up in the first semester, you can click here for more information.


Also, the UC3M recommends this app to look for a room. It´s called Aloja and it shows rooms around Madrid available for students.


Other platforms one can find housing are:


SPOT A HOME
BADI
HELPMADRID

IDEALISTA
ALUNI
ERASMUSFLAT
EASYPISO
PISOCOMPARTIDO
DONDE ME METO*
Airbnb


*Donde me meto also offers student residence halls