Moving to Washington DC, USA
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Intlmovers is one of the quickest and easiest ways to request quotes from up to six international moving companies at once. If you are moving to or from Washington DC, moving companies that are specialists in international moves are available to help provide you with pricing and information. Submitting your request will only take you couple of moments. International moving companies will contact you directly with their offers for your Washington DC move so there is no chasing around.
Save time and money
As Intlmovers can help you compare a multiple quotes in a single request, it can save you a lot of time. You don’t have to worry about chasing around. You know that the international moving companies will receive your move request immediately. Compare a number of quotes quickly and easily without obligation, so you can choose the right company to help you with your move to or from Washington DC.
Logistics and moving
Preparing for an international move involves a bit of organization. You can let logistical specialists help you with your international moving needs, because they are experts in knowing what needs to be done and the best way to do it. They will ensure that your move is managed professionally, and that best practices are used to avoid delays with the moving of your valuable goods to or from your Washington DC address.
How intlmovers.com works
- Choose where you are moving to and from on the menu
- Select from the listed international movers
- Complete the simple online quotation request form
Why u should use Intlmovers for your international removal to Washington DC
- The movers have years of experience with removals to Washington DC
- Avoid the stress, the movers do all the hard work
- They have contacts in Washington DC which can make your removal cheaper
About moving to Washington DC
Visa requirements for Washington DC
If you are planning on moving internationally to the USA, you need to ensure that you have the correct paperwork for your arrival. The USA has a Visa Waiver Program in which 36 countries participate. Passport holders from Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and many European countries are able to visit the USA for a maximum of 90 days without the need of a visa.
Canadian and Mexican passport holders have other applicable rules, depending on their reason for travel to the USA. As with any type of international travel, always check with your local embassy or authorities to confirm the exact requirements for your personal situation.
Employment in Washington DC
As the nation’s capital, Washington DC has a high level of federal government employees. Additionally, for proximity to the federal government, many companies have headquarters located close by, and there is a large number of law firms and professional associations in the area.
Other major areas of employment in and around the Washington DC area include unions, non-profit organizations and service related industries. With so many local buildings of interest, including the White House, Capitol Building and other famous monuments, tourism is a huge industry for Washington DC. Many businesses are build around and thrive on the local tourism industry.
Cost of living in Washington DC
In comparison to the rest of the USA, Washington’s overall cost of living is quite high. In fact is it estimated at around 80% above the national average. Approximately 31% of the available rental properties in the Washington DC area are apartments. Rental prices start at around $600, and escalate accordingly depending on the size and level of luxury that they offer. The average price for a one bedroom apartment is estimated at around $1100.
Surrounding cities and suburbs offer an extended range of housing options, with a varying range of prices to suit other budgets.
Climate in Washington DC
The Cascade mountains in Washington divide the city climatically as well as geographically. Western Washington experiences a relatively mild climate, and receives a high amount of rain. Eastern Washington has a much more continental climate with hot summers, cold winters and sparse rainfall.
Washington is located in the humid sub tropical zone, with summer weather averaging a 66% humidity rate with temperatures of around 79°F (26°C). Winters average 38°F (4°C) with an average snowfall of around 37cm.
Popular moves to Washington DC
Washington DC is a popular destination for people from Canada, UK, France and Australia
Experience of our moving companies
The moving companies on Intlmovers are professionals, who often offer specialization in specific services or fields. You do not have to worry about your property being mishandled because they will transport it reliably and responsibly, so that your belongings arrive in unscathed and ready for you to start your new life in Washington DC.
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 6 moving companies, which match your international moving requirements. By requesting and comparing quotes, you will find the perfect moving company for your relocation.