Moving is almost always a process that requires ample planning, but moving to a different state has its own unique challenges. Moving to another state means everything is different — from a new home and school to new doctors and pet groomers. And that’s not to mention the task of boxing up your entire life and transporting it to your destination. To ease the transition, here’s a moving out of state checklist you can use to stay organized.
8 weeks before your move
Your moving out of state checklist starts with thorough planning. Here’s what to do eight weeks before you move:
- Plan when you’re moving. Plan the best time to move, noting that summer is typically a more expensive.
- Research moving companies. Find, vet and secure a moving company that’s experienced in state-to-state moves.
- Book flights. Purchase plane tickets to your new destination if any