RPS Relocation Resource

Lots of information in the following broad topics: Relocation Services, Tools & Information, Forums & Resources.

Best Places to Live in America

The now-famous Annual list of the 300 top cities to live in from Money Magazine.

Relocation Crime Lab

This interesting feature found on Homefair.com has crime indexes for thousands of U.S. and Canadian cities.

Relocation Mall

Comprehensive listings of relocation specialists (e.g. apartment locators, moving companies, auto movers, temporary housing, etc.)

Rent and Move

Find rentals, roommates, vacation homes. List your own vacancy. Find resources: moving center, find a mover, self storage, home search, finance center, etc.

VacancyNet

Nationwide rental house and apartment listings site catering to both landlords and tenants. Offers thousands of apartments, houses, townhouses and condos in over 54,000 cities.

4Relo.com

4Relo.com’s mission is to provide an Internet site which will cater to those planning a move.

HomeAdvisor

Information on this site includes the process you follow when buying a house, and finance information about how much you need and how much you can afford.

HomeGain

HomeGain is a comprehensive online resource dedicated to helping homeowners navigate the home selling or buying process.

1. Start by finding out the value of your current or future home with HomeGain’s free Valuation Tool.
2. When you’re ready to sell your home or buy another, the HomeGain Agent Evaluator lets you anonymously screen and select the real estate agent that’s right for you. It’s free, … [ Read more ]

HomeScout

A site that allows you to search for a residence by location, type, price, and size. You can also research loans on this site.

National Realty Directory

A directory of state and local real estate agents, sources of financing, appraisals, and property insurance.

Realtor.com

From the National Association of Realtors, this site is a relocation resource with functions for finding a home or realtor, obtaining information about mortgages, and a variety of other aspects of buying and selling real estate.

Rent.Net

“the most comprehensive rental and relocation guide”

Realty Locator

Over 100,000 Real Estate links Nationwide in 10,000 cities & towns in all 50 states.

Homefair.com

A site with a variety of relocation information and tools.

Cost-of-Living-Calculator

NewsEngin feature allows you to convert dollar values between any two years to adjust for inflation.

Economic Research Institute

This site provides searchable information on salary and wage survey, cost of living, geographic differential analyses for relocation. Relocation Assessor provides detailed comparisons on subjects such as, consumables, health services, income taxes, and others

Homefair.com Salary Calculator

I love this calculator. Choose two cities and whether you prefer rent or own and it will tell you how much you will need to make in the second city to equal $100,000 in the first.

U.S. Cost-of-Living Comparisons

Provides same service as the Homefair.com salary calculator but for cost of living in general rather than just housing related costs. Latest data is for year 2000 and covers 399 cities