Updated: Feb 1, 2021
During a move, you’re not only managing your and your family’s personal comfort and wellbeing, but also many legal issues such as filing residency in a new state. A moving consultant or a real estate relocation specialist can act as your guide and help in such cases.
Today, this blog will answer some of the most popular FAQs about our job, services, and the immense benefits of hiring a real estate relocation specialist. Let’s begin!
What Are Relocation Specialists?
Simply put, a relocation specialist will help you to take all of the guesswork out of a daunting move to a new city or area. A good one will be there to guide you through every step of the relocation process until you and your family feel settled in your new life.
Relocation specialists come armed with a wide network of connections throughout a city’s businesses, schools, charitable organizations, clubs, and more. Their breadth of knowledge is used to make your transition as easy and hassle-free as possible.
What Services Do They Offer?
Relocation specialists’ services can vary from firm to firm, but here is a list of essential services that almost all of them offer:
Conduct a thorough analysis of your needs and interests to find the right neighborhood for you to relocate to
Schedule an orientation tour of your new city to learn about the different areas, recreational activities, cultural attractions, shopping, and entertainment.
If you’re moving from abroad, assist with legal issues such as Social Security registration, securing a driver’s license, and even getting set up at a local bank.
If you have children, helping them to find and enroll at the perfect school for them
Helping you establish interpersonal connections in local organizations, groups, and charities.
What Do They Not Offer?
A relocation specialist will help to make your move as seamless as possible, but they won’t be responsible for the actual packing and transit of all of your material goods. For that, you should contact a certified moving company with a specialty in cross-state moves.
People also occasionally mistake relocation experts for assistants and expect them to do odd jobs such as running errands and babysitting. However, they will more be more than happy to help you find people to do these tasks for you.
How Much Do Their Services Cost?
Hiring a relocation specialist and their services depends on many things. We offer bespoke solutions depending on your exact needs, and therefore packages can vary greatly. You should contact us for a free initial consultation so we can get a better grasp of your specific situation.
Oftentimes, a relocation will be partly or fully covered by a company if the move is job-related. Check and see if your company will reimburse your costs for hiring a relocation specialist.