GUIDE TO MOVING IN OR OUT OF MARIN COUNTY, CA

 

Moving to Marin County, CA

Are you relocating in or out of Marin County, CA? Whether you are buying or selling Marin County Real Estate, it’s never too early to start preparing for your move. I have gathered useful moving resources to help you stay sane during your move.

MOVING COMPANIES: 

Whether you prefer large moving companies or small, locally owned movers, here are the ones I highly recommend and my clients have loved. You can also check this Best Moving Companies Guide from Reviews.com for out of state recommendations.

  • Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage – the absolute best, short or long haul. JohnsonDalyMoving.com – (415) 491-4444 or (888) 973-5894
  • Earl Farnsworth Express – (800) 201-6683 or (415) 459-6683 – Agent for Mayflower Company – FarnsworthExpress.com
  • Ahmed Moving (415 492-2122) – Used to be only local. Now as interstate agent for Wheaton World Wide Moving. Ahmed Moving can move you across the country with the same excellent service that they provide locally – AhmedsMoving.com
  • Good Green Moving – Call Jonathan Cook, (415) 686.4665 or Ian Jacobs (415) 261.5293. GoodGreenMoving.com – They are local and green!
  • Moving Mountains – Sean Morris (415) 847-4936 TheEasyMove.com – Small local company

 

MOVING RESOURCES

Moving to Marin County, CA

Photo Courtesy of Pacific Sun

  •  Changing Places –  Voted Best Home Organizer again in 2016–. Known as “The Organization & Moving Architects,” Changing Places is your ultimate resource for professional organizing, relocation assistance and much more. I highly recommend them.
  • Check this great dictionary of moving terms to help make sense of your paperwork and the terminology used by your Move Coordinator.
  • ProtectYourMove.gov – The US Department of Transportation website about your rights and responsibilities when you move.  Tips on how to protect yourself from moving fraud, how to understand valuation and insurance options, tips for a successful interstate move, and frequently asked questions.
  • What Your Movers Won’t Move – Read this article to make sure you know ahead of time where your movers draw the line to avoid being out of luck on moving day.
  • Best Home Insurance Guide – Before you move into your new home, make sure you get hazard insurance. This comprehensive guide from Simple Dollar will answer all your questions. Call me for a referral to a local insurance broker after you have read the guide.
  • Best of Marin 2016 Home Improvement – Pacific Sun – Once you have moved into your new Marin County, check this list for the best home improvement resources as voted by Marin residents.
  • MovingHelpGuide.com – Lots of great tips and resources, including which moving expenses qualify for tax deductions.

 

USEFUL MOVING TOOLS/CHECKLISTS

Moving to Marin County, CA

 

 

moving resources

You can also browse my Pinterest board “Tips for a Stress Free Move” with links to over 60 articles including a moving cost calculator, tips on moving with pets, how to pack, whom to notify, and much much more.