Relocation Tools

To Do List and Quick Links:

Utility Service -Sign up for utility service. Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. 410-685-0123, also inquire about Peak Rewards a special savings program for anyone

Drivers License - In Maryland the DMV is called the MVA, you have 60 days from move in time to apply
Register to Vote

Update your address with the Postal Service

Apply for the Homestead Tax Credit - which puts a ceiling on property tax increases once you've been in the property a full fiscal year (meaning July 1 through June 30). If you bought your home this year, you have 180 days to apply.

 

    Maryland Home & Community Info

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Baltimore City, with a population of 635,815 in the 2000 Census, is at the center of the region. Home Search
• Balt City community info

Baltimore County wraps around the city in nearly all directions except due south. With a population of 786,113, it is larger than the city by more than 150,000 people. Home Search • Balt Co community info

Anne Arundel- Population 2008- 512,790. It is located south of Baltimore city and the county borders the Chesapeake bay and is home to Maryland's Capital- Annapolis. Home Search • Anne Arundel Community Info

Carroll County Located North West of Baltimore city close to the Pennsylvania line. Originally farmland it has many old and modern homes. Home Search • Carroll County Info

Cecil County offers the best of two worlds…the beauty
of the countryside, and the accessibility of being right on
I-95. It is midway between Philadelphia and Baltimore.

 

Jobs

Employment Guide- Local Job Search and Local Job Fairs Calendar

Job-Applications.com - Find hundreds of online applications and printable job forms.

Baltimore Sun employment classifieds online for the Baltimore, MD area

Carroll County Times - employment classifieds online for the Westminster, MD area

HometownAnnapolis - classifieds online from The Capital

Craigslist/Annapolis - online classifieds, jobs and "gigs," for the Annapolis, MD, area

Craigslist/Baltimore - online classifieds, jobs and "gigs," for the Baltimore area
Maryland Works
- assistance for job seekers with disabilities

Gazette.net -
employment classifieds online for Frederick, Carroll, Montgomery, and Prince George's counties in MD

 



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Thinking about a move to Maryland? So many things to do. Find a job, choose a place to live, get a new license, register to vote, learn your way around…and the list goes on. Get started here. If you have other questions about relocating to Md
feel free to contact me.

Marina Brockmann -
Your Maryland Realtor & Relocation Expert

Moving Companies

The busiest moving season is Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Based on our experience we advise all clients to call at least three in-home estimates by moving companies. We encourage you to ask friends for their experiences and will gladly supply a list of companies referred to us by past clients. Contact Us.

Movingscam.com -This site, founded by a consumer who was the victim of a terrible moving experience; - helps you avoid pitches that will cost additional money and alerts you to what a company should offer.

Marylandmovers.org - Sponsored by the Maryland Movers Conference provides registered movers and helpful hints.

Moving.org – Sponsored by the American Moving and Storage Association.

Self Storage Companies

SpareFoot: Find Storage Units -This site will help you find self-storage units all over Maryland and the U.S.

Area Information

Travel and Transportation

Amtrak
BWI Airport
National Airport
Dulles Airport
Mass Transit Authority
- operates buses, light rail and subway in and around Baltimore
Washington Metro
- operates buses and subway in and around Washington
Maryland Department of Transportation
Real time Maryland traffic information
Port of Baltimore
State Highway Administration
State transportation guide

Health and doctors

Maryland Board of Physicians
Maryland Department of Public Health
Find a doctor - service of the American Medical Association