Karen Arbutine & Associates

Relocating to Florida From Out Of The Country


Orlando | Florida is a wonderful place to relocate to from out of the country.  Diverse culture, employment opportunities and the pleasant weather makes Orlando Florida a great place for relocation.  If you are relocating to Florida from out of the country there are many things to consider and plan for. 

For starters you must

  • Obtain the proper visa for the United States.
  • Apply and recieve a tax id or social security number
  • Get familiar with laws, regulations and traditions in the United States
  • Verify that your passport is current.
  • Prepare documents such as marriage license | divorce papers | birth certificate and make sure they are original documents or copies accectable for the United States.
  • If you are buying a home in Florida consider the school districts for your children. 
  • Renting a home Vs. Buying a home, weigh the pros and cons
  • Schools have rules on vaccinations and shots.  Make sure your children are up to date.
  • School transcripts will be helpful when enrolling your children into a Orlando school.
  • Get familiar with the city in which you are moving to.  Know where the gas stations are | local grocery stores | government agencies | hospitals | banks | post offices  will make for an easier transition moving to Orlando Florida.
  • Don't forget about taking the necessary steps to bring your pets.

These are just a few things needed to relocate to Orlando Florida.  If you are looking to relocate to Florida and currently live outside the United States, contact Karen Arbutine.   Remember Karen and her team services The Greater Orlando Area | Central Florida | Lake Mary | Heathrow | Windermere | Sanford  and surrounding area.  Specializing in Luxury real estate. 

    All listing information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified through personal inspection by appropriate professionals. Listings displayed on this website may be subject to prior sale or removal from sale; availability of any listing should always be independent verified. Listing information is provided for consumer personal, non-commercial use, solely to identify potential properties for potential purchase; all other use is strictly prohibited and may violate relevant federal and state law. The source of the listing data is as follows: My Florida Regional MLS (updated 7/15/18)

    - OR -

    Advanced Search 


    Your privacy is our utmost concern. We will never sell your personal information. Privacy Policy
    ©2015 getorlandorealestate.com - all rights reserved. | Site MapThe Lake Mary / Heathrow Florida Real Estate Blog

    More Central Florida Real Estate