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.