What is corporate relocation?

Most full-service relocation companies will help manage your move every step of the way. Typically, employees will receive a dedicated, single point of contact for the entire move. It is important that the relocation professional stays in contact to create a personal experience. An outsourced program should meet both company and employee objectives, whether it’s a domestic move across town or a overseas move to another part of the globe.  

Relocating for work or personal reasons can be an exciting yet challenging endeavor. Whether you’re moving across town or to a different country, having a comprehensive relocation package in place can make all the difference in ensuring a smooth transition. At Alliance Relocation Services, we understand the importance of a well-rounded package that addresses the needs and concerns of individuals and their families. In this blog post, we’ll dive deep into what a comprehensive relocation package includes, so you can make an informed decision when planning your move.

Typical Services

  • Household Goods Transportation including storage, container and self-move
  • School Search and Placement Assistance
  • Auto Transport
  • Pet Shipment/Transport
  • Rental Assistance including Lease Break
  • Housing Assistance – finding both temporary and long-term housing solutions in the new location, which can include scouting for suitable properties, negotiating lease terms, and arranging utility connections.

    One of the primary components of a comprehensive relocation package is housing assistance. This typically includes:

    • Temporary housing: Assistance in finding and securing temporary accommodation until a permanent residence is found.
    • Home search support: Guidance and resources to help you find a suitable place to live, including local market insights and real estate agents.
    • Lease negotiation: Assistance in negotiating lease terms, such as rent, duration, and any special clauses.

  • Property Management
  • Relocation Travel Assistance

    Relocation often involves significant changes in transportation needs. A comprehensive package may cover:

    • Relocation travel: Reimbursement or provision of transportation for you and your family to your new destination.
    • Vehicle shipment: Assistance with shipping your vehicle to the new location or finding local transportation solutions.
    • Public transportation details: Information on local public transportation options and support for obtaining passes or memberships.
  • City Tours
  • Cost Of Living Assessments
  • Travel Assistance including Airport Transfers and Car Rental
  • Mortgage Assistance
  • Destination Assistance
  • Partner Career Support
  • The well-being of your spouse and family is crucial during a move. A comprehensive package may include:

    • Job search assistance for spouses: Support in finding employment opportunities for your partner.
    • Counseling services: Access to counseling and mental health resources to help your family adjust to the relocation.
    • Community integration: Information about local communities and activities to help your family settle in.
  • Settling in Services
  • Auto Leasing
  • Mortgage Assistance
  • Financial Services – support for moving expenses, such as travel, temporary accommodation, and shipping of personal possessions
  • Ongoing Standard and Custom Reporting

    In additional, global services might include the following:

    • Benefits and Expenses Counseling/Administration
    • International Wire Transfers
    • GEO & Global Mobility Strategy Consulting
    • Cost of Living Adjustments (COLA) Estimates, Projections, Reporting and Management (without tax & COLA calculations)
    • Immigration/Visa Services Area Orientation – managing the visa and immigration process, facilitating work permits, and navigating complex immigration requirements. 
    • Visa application support: Guidance and assistance with visa applications for you and your family members.
    • Immigration resources: Information on local immigration regulations and requirements.
    • Legal support: Access to legal experts who can help with immigration-related issues.
    • Global Tax Services – help employees understand the tax laws in their new country
    • Cross-Cultural Training – language classes or introduction sessions to the local customs and etiquette to adjust to a new environment
    • Adjusting to a new location takes time. A comprehensive package may offer:

      • Cultural orientation: Guidance on local customs, languages, and cultural norms.
      • Cross-cultural training: Training programs to help you and your family adapt to your new environment.
      • Social networking: Assistance in building a social network and connecting with local expat communities.
    • Language Training
    • Allowance Distributions
    • Global Banking – registering with local authorities, and opening a bank account
    • Daily Chauffeur Services



    A comprehensive relocation package is designed to ease the stress and challenges of moving to a new location. You need a tailored package that addresses your unique needs and concerns. By including housing assistance, transportation support, immigration and visa assistance, education support, spousal and family services, settling-in assistance, and financial support, you will ensure that your relocation is as smooth and successful as possible.

    If you’re planning a move, consider the value of a comprehensive relocation package. It’s not just about getting from point A to point B; it’s about helping you and your family establish a new home and thrive in your new environment. 

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