Are you moving your possessions to The US? What should you give away versus what should you move? What do you need to look for in a removals company? How do they work? How much does it cost? What about moving pets? Get this and much more in our moving section.
Options for retiring to America
You would think retiring to another country like America would be fairly
easy if you are financially self-sufficient; after all, you’ve worked
hard to build your nest egg and now all you want to do is to kick back,
relax and enjoy the fruits of your labour. However, there are surprisingly
few options when it comes to retiring to the USA.
If your intention is only to be a part-time retiree, you could get by on a
tourist or non-immigrant visa. As a tourist, you are only More...
Moving your pets to the USA
Pet owners in America treat their furry friends the same way as fellow pet
lovers in the UK; the only noticeable difference is probably in the way
they are housed. Certainly here in the south east where the climate is
warm, dogs are usually left to roam around fenced-in back yards by day and
are brought in at night. In many places there are leash laws that prevent
dogs from being allowed to wander freely around the neighbourhood and
forbid the practice of tethering to a stake. Americans More...
Relocating your worldly goods
Moving house is a stressful life event no matter whether you are moving
down the road or to the other side of the world. In order to help alleviate
some of the stress of this life-changing event, we’ve collated some
helpful tips to ease you through the process.
Read on to find out more or to go straight to our detailed guide to the
removals process, click here
With all the customs More...
Renting a home in the USA
Renting a property long-term in America is a wise choice for people who
don’t want to put down permanent roots. It may be that your job
situation is uncertain, maybe you don’t have the capital to invest in
a permanent home or perhaps you want to experience life in America before
making a lasting commitment.
Looking for a rental property is not much different from searching for a
property to buy. From overseas, you can use the internet to find a More...
What to take when you relocate
Furnishing your new home may or may not be high on your list of priorities
when buying a property in the USA but either way, it has to be done.
Essentially, there are three options: ship some or all of your possessions
from the UK; start from scratch and buy everything when you arrive; hire a
furniture package company that will provide a custom-made package for your
Deciding what to take and what to leave behind is not easy and is also
very personal but there are some More...