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Title:
Insiders' guide to relocation
Author:
Roman, Beverly D.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Guilford, CT : Insiders' Guides, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
viii, 164 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
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ISBN:
9780762726837
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This Insiders' Guide provides the most comprehensive relocation information for domestic moves, supplemented with information about selecting the best relocation destinations.


Author Notes

Beverly Roman has written four other books on relocation in addition to sharing her expertise over the radio and on TV
John Howells is a travel and feature writer who has written eight books about retirement


Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Part I The ABCs of Relocating
Evaluating Your Relocationp. 1
Career-Interrupted Partnersp. 3
The "Not-So-Average" Moving Scenariosp. 7
A Kid's-Eye Viewp. 11
Organizing Your Movep. 15
Negotiating a Profitable Home Salep. 21
Real Estate Agentsp. 27
Mortgagesp. 31
Insurance, Finance, and Estate Guidelinesp. 33
Moving Companiesp. 37
Moving on Your Ownp. 41
A Pre-Move Visit to the New Communityp. 45
How to Be a Savvy Home Buyerp. 49
Home Purchase Alternativesp. 55
Renting--Pros and Consp. 61
Adjusting to Your New Communityp. 65
Part II Voluntary Relocation
Where Would You Like to Live?p. 71
Relocating to Find Workp. 75
Relocating for Retirementp. 79
Finding a New Hometownp. 87
Housing Optionsp. 97
Settling into the Communityp. 103
Favorite Retirement Locationsp. 109
College Town Relocationp. 125
Relocating in the Westp. 139
Relocating in the Eastp. 149
Glossaryp. 159
Indexp. 161
About the Authorsp. 165