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Moving to Virginia

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When the time is right for you to make an international move, whether it is for business or pleasure, you want it to be as stress free as possible. Fortunately, Intlmovers can help you avoid all the usual chasing around trying to find companies and obtain quotes. In a single request, you can receive international moving quotes from up to six movers!

Quick and easy

Using Intlmovers is completely free, and will only take you a couple of minutes to use. You simply need to choose where you are moving from and to with the easy to use drop down menu, and complete a short online form. The form includes just basic details about your move, and you’re your request is sent straight away to the moving companies. They will respond to you directly about your Virginia move.

No obligation quotes

Once you have received your customized moving quotes, it is then left for you to decide which one best suits your needs. If you find that none of them meet your requirements, then you are under no obligation to accept any of the quotes that you have received. Comparing the quotes will allow you to easily evaluable the different services available and make an informed decision for your international move.

How intlmovers.com works

How Intlmovers.com works
  1. Choose where you are moving to and from on the menu
  2. Select from the listed international movers
  3. Complete the simple online quotation request form

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How to use Intlmovers.com for your Virginia move

  1. Select where you are moving to and from using the dropdown menu
  2. Select from the listed international movers
  3. Complete the simple online quotation request form

About moving to Virginia

Virginia has a humid sub tropical climate. The temperatures get higher and humidity increases the further south east that you travel. Weather patterns are strongly influenced by the Gulf Stream. This area is often subject to hurricane warnings in the Bay area.

The state averages 40 days of thunderstorms per year, with an average rainfall of around 43 inches. January temperatures average 26°F (-3°C), and the July average is closer to 86°F (30°C).

Economy and industry in Virginia
Of the 4.1 civilian workers in the state, approximately one third of them work in the service sector. Unemployment in Virginia is one of the lowest in the country. Local and Federal government, military and business are major areas, as well as farming. Virginia has the highest spending for defense than any other US state.

Around 24% of the land area of the state is dedicated to agriculture. Tobacco, tomatoes and peanuts are major products that come out of this region.

Virginia has five tiers of personal income tax brackets. The state sales and use tax is 4%, with a 1.5% tax on food, in addition to a local 1% tax. The median household income in Virginia is above the national average at $61,000, but large differences are seen across the counties. The median cost of a home in the state is $227,000. The overall cost of living in Virginia is considered higher than the national average.

Visa requirements for Virginia
There are a many visa options when going to the USA. The type of visa that you should obtain will be dependent on your reason for travel to the USA. If you are travelling under an employer sponsorship or have a spouse who is a US citizen, there are special considerations given to your visa requirements. Additionally, there are special visas for students, professional athletes, performers and artists.

In order to submit an application for a US visa, you will need to be in possession of the following documents:

  • Passport – valid for at least 60 days beyond the expiry date of the immigrant visa
  • Photographs – 2 passport approved format photos
  • Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration (DS-230 Part I & II)
  • Civil documents – these include birth and marriage certificates, etc
  • Financial support – proof that you can support yourself financially
  • Medical forms – confirming medical check and vaccinations

Be aware that there is a Visa Waiver Program in the USA for people arriving from 36 participating countries. These countries include Australia, New Zealand, Singapore as well as a number of European countries. Eligible passport holders may stay in the USA for a period of up to 90 days without having to obtain a visa prior to travel. Canadian and Mexican passport holders are subject to other regulations and require different paperwork for their stay in the USA.

No matter where in the world you are travelling, you should always check the legal requirements for travel with the relevant embassy or authorities prior to arrival.

Moving from Virginia

The moving companies on Intlmovers are professionals who often offer specialization in specific services or fields. If you are moving from Virginia, you can request free moving quotes from the best international moving companies from Virginia.

Free of costs and obligations

Without any obligation, you will have the chance to compare quotes. This will save you time and money. You will receive a preselected list of six international moving companies which match your international moving requirements. By requesting and comparing quotes, you will find the perfect moving company for the shipping of your personal belongings.

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