|Below is a guide
to relocating to Portland, Oregon.
1. See if job will help with cost
if you'll be able to write off
relocating expenses on your taxes
Visit as a tourist to
locate the right home and neighborhood
Check out your new
city from the freeways, to bridges and
to overpasses. When moving
planning crucial. You want ot make
sure you are not going over a bridge
that cannot support the weight of your
truck or your not going under a bridge
that is too low in height for your
transport unit. Also you'll want
to avoid high traffic areas.
renting a truck, or hire an entire moving
Do you need to consult a lawyer to see
if you financial arrangements coincide
with the new state, city or government
Preoccupy the Kids
While packing having the kids go to a
movie. Have them go somewhere they
could have fun so they will be more
excited for the move.
Packing early and using boxes will
help tremendously when the movers need
to load up and unload. Ultimately
it will protect your belongings much
Get a yellow pad of paper and start a
huge checklist to stay organized.
Keep it on you the entire time and it
will be easier to add and remove things
Helpful professionals will help you
tremendously and it's all a part of
Realtors -- help you locate a home,
neighborhood, parks, good schools and
Mortgage Broker -- help you to get
the best product to finance your home
and ultimately save you money.
Banker -- helps you to get the right
products in place for your living
location. You'll need to update
trusts, checking, savings, retirement
accounts, check out newer incentives for
your new place.
Movers -- helps you pack and move
without damaging your stuff