Fort Dearborn Relocation Blog

8 Tips for Having Your Space Ready When Moving Into a New House

Over 10% of Americans moved in 2016, and that figure represents a record low. With more than one out of every ten people relocating in any given year, adjusting to the new house is a common problem. With that in mind, is there anything you should consider when moving into a new house? Absolutely! Here […]

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Moving with Kids: How to Transition to Your New Home Easier

According to the United States Census Bureau, 11% of the US population moved in 2017. That is 35 million people moving in just one year. Moving to a new home can be an exciting time for adults. But, sometimes, kids have a hard time leaving behind the familiar for something unknown. Read on to learn […]

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The Best Outdoor Winter Activities in Chicago You Can’t Miss This Year

If you’re moving to Chicago this winter, be prepared to enter a winter wonderland. On average, Chicago gets more than 36 inches of snow per year. Fortunately, the city is well prepared to not only handle it, but to embrace it. There are so many Chicago winter attractions that are worth exploring, even – or […]

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5 Tips You Need for Moving Out Super Fast

Statistically, the average person will move 11.4 times in their lifetime. That’s a lot of moving, which you would think that would translate into a more relaxed and faster experience every time. There may be a time when you find yourself in a situation where you need to move out quickly. Moving can make one […]

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5 Places You Need to Go to Get the Best Pizza in Chicago

If you’re moving to Chicago, one of the first things on your to-do list should be to try some Chicago style pizza. It’s the best pizza on the planet according to anybody that lives here. And if you want a real Chicago experience, a local pizza joint is just the place to start. But, what […]

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Moving to Illinois? Here Are 5 Great Things to Do in Aurora

Are you planning a move to or within Illinois? If so, you need to visit Aurora, the City of Lights! There are many fun and exciting things to do in Aurora, Illinois. It’s definitely worth the visit! 5 Great Things to Do in Aurora, IL Curious what makes Aurora, IL so unique and entertaining? In […]

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5 Ways to Make Your Moving Day Easier

We won’t sugarcoat it: moving is stressful. Some people who move often have the process down to a science, but if you’re not one of them, where do you even start? If you’re preparing to move to a new house, here’s a helpful residential move checklist to get you started. Plus some added tips for […]

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5 Essential Tips for Moving Out of State

Are you relocating to another state soon? Whether you are relocating a short distance, or across the country, moving is always a stressful process. But there are some things you can do ahead of time to make sure your move goes as smoothly as possible. What are our best tips for moving out of state? […]

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5 Fun Activities You MUST Do When You Move to the Chicago Area

The Windy City is such a fun area to explore. With tourist attractions, high-quality restaurants, museums, and so much more to discover, there’s never a dull moment. Be sure to check out these five things to do when you move to the Chicago area! 1. Attend A Blackhawks Game A huge sports city, Chicago is […]

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Enjoy a Seamless International Move With Our Global Relocation Services

Moving internationally may sound overwhelming, but when you choose an experienced Chicago international moving company, like Fort Dearborn Relocation, you can enjoy a streamlined and stress-free move. As a proud agent of Mayflower, we have access to their sister company, Unigroup Worldwide UTS, connecting us to the resources required to seamlessly move your household overseas, […]

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