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How it works

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Move to Shanghai with confidence, your new home is waiting for you.

Why Choose AskCucu

Your reliable platform to book a new home in Shanghai from abroad

100% verified houses

We verify the homes you see are available and that they really are as the pictures.

Advance booking

We know when the best places will be available. No need to stay in an expensive hotel while you look for a place to live.

Peace of mind

No need to worry! We guarantee you get the keys to the place you book and it will be ready when you arrive.


New to Shanghai? We were new here once too. Our experienced team of locals and expats will ease your transition to China

The Neighborhoods

It's a big city; we'll help you find your way around

Need advice?

Our experts are here to help!


Born in Shanghai with a natural passion for interior design and cats.

She knows every corner of the city and every place to hang out with friends. Of course, she can also talk to landlords with her pure Shanghainese accent to get you the best deal.

Ask her everything about Chinese culture.


World traveller, moved to Shanghai 2 years ago. He fell in love with this city and its mix of cultures.

He knows everything about how to enjoy foreigner’s life in China and how to find the best opportunities.

Ask him everything about life and traveling in China. Or in the rest of the world.