How to Hire a Moving Company

Real Estate

With the recent news about unsuspecting sellers hiring the wrong moving companies and losing all of their belongings, I consider it of upmost importance that I offer some valuable tips on hiring a moving company!  Just as you wouldn’t trust your real estate transaction to just anyone, don't trust your move to just anyone. 

How to Hire a Moving Company

Questions to ask:

Are you, or your company, certified by the ICC?

Do you charge by the pound or by the hour?

How much insurance does your company carry?

Are there any items you charge extra to move, such as china, pianos, pool tables and the like?

Are you bonded?

Can I call to find out the location of my things during the move?

Do you have referrals?