Moving Essentials: 5 Reasons to Request a Pre-Move Survey

Moving Essentials: 5 Reasons to Request a Pre-Move Survey Whether it’s a local move or an International move, to the other side of the world, it is really worth investing the time to meet companies you have shortlisted at your residence. Start the process early, ideally 4-6 weeks prior to move date. Here are 5 […]

9 Top Tips for choosing an International Mover

9 Top Tips for choosing an International Mover When you request quotes through Global Relocations you have the peace of mind that the criteria and procedures below have already been applied on your behalf. To put it another way – We do the hard work, so you don’t have to. If you chose to obtain some […]

Cost of International Moving in Dubai

Cost of International Moving in Dubai International Moving and shipping costs consist of many components, which can substantially affect the overall cost/price. The total cost of moving internationally can be broken down into five distinct areas. Cover these areas thoroughly with any moving company you are considering. Get everything agreed in writing. Hidden charges – ORIGIN Moving companies […]

5 important issues to cover with your mover

5 important issues to cover with your mover Relocating to another part of town? Or an overseas transfer to a remote part of the world? Meeting face-to-face at your residence with representatives of any moving company you shortlist is highly advisable and well worth devoting some time to. Begin the procedure ahead of time, preferably a month or […]

The Complete Checklist to Leaving the UAE / Dubai / Abu Dhabi

The Complete Guide to Leaving The UAE Whilst moving to the UAE encompasses a variety of stages; leaving Dubai, Abu Dhabi or anywhere in the UAE can involve just as many procedures and formalities. Cutting corners is at best likely to add stress and leave you out of pocket, and worse case could leave you legally compromised, […]

8 top tips to ensure your international move is a success

8 top tips to ensure your international move is a success Moving overseas, especially for the first time, is anything but easy. Here are eight top tips for making sure your international move is a spectacular success. 1) Communication Whilst it is vital to communicate clearly with your international mover it is also important to […]

Shared container shipments – All you need to know.

Shared container shipments – All you need to know The packed volume of a shipment not only determines the overall price, but also the method of transport. For ‘smaller’ shipments, sharing a container can be a sensible option. There are two types of `shared container` services available. In general, Moving Companies fail to clearly differentiate […]

12 Helpful Tips on Preparing Items for Storage

12 Helpful Tips on Preparing Items for Storage Storing items short, medium or long-term can provide a solution whether you are downsizing your home, moving internationally, or simply want a bit more space. It is important to get organized before transferring items into storage. This can save time and money, ensuring your items are handled […]

Planning a long distance move? A few rules to remember!

Planning a long distance move? A few rules to remember! Are you planning to move to a new state or country? Brace yourself for some tough challenges ahead! Moving is never easy. The task becomes all the more difficult when you’re moving internationally. However, with right planning and assistance, you can make your moving experience smooth […]

Tips for Relocating with Pets

Tips for Relocating with Pets Moving to another location is a stressful activity for everyone, including your pets. If you have a dog as a pet, moving can make it panicky and restless due to the havoc created in the house during relocation. But, there are ways and tips to handle them so that they […]