Wisconsin relocation resources
We have helped many people relocate to Wisconsin and have put together a guide to help you. You will find state information, moving companies, Realtors, school information, motor vehicle, and drivers license information to get your license changed.
Wisconsin, home of the cheeseheads, is also home to Miller Brewing, meaning that most parties in Wisconsin are beer and cheese, not wine and cheese. Harley-Davidson motorcycles, an American classic, are manufactured in Wisconsin, along with many other important industrial products. Green Bay is home of the Packers, which is a unique franchise in American sports, being the only community owned, non-profit major league team. The Packers inspire fanatical loyalty from their fans and have won more championships than any other NFL team. Wisconsin's natural landscapes make it a popular recreation destination for hunting, fishing, skiing, snow mobiling and ice fishing. While in Madison, the capital, head over to Blue Marlin on North Hamilton Street and try the chef's tasting menu, you will come back again.
The State of Wisconsin website is a great resource for moving and to familiarize yourself with laws that might be different than the state you are relocating from. It is also a great resource for online services.
Here are some helpful tips and reminders everyone should take.
The United postal service allows you to change your address online. It is easy to use and helps make sure no mail gets lost in the transition.
Depending on a moving company to move your valuables can be stressful. Vanlines.com has done a great job at finding a company easy. They have put a list of moving companies in Wisconsin allowing you to get a free quote.
The state of Wisconsin Department of Safety has made learning the requirements and changing your license easy.
Here is a resource where you can view all the cities of Wisconsin real estate online making it easy to make an informed decision.
Being able to compare schools in Wisconsin and class room sizes really matter when you are a parent. Great Schools.net has done a great job at that. They even have parent reviews.
Wisconsin Home Price Appreciation (Average Annual Rate)
Wisconsin Vs. National Average
1 Year Wisconsin 5.5% National Average 8.6%
3 Years Wisconsin 5.8% National Average 7.4%
5 Years Wisconsin 5.2% National Average 6.1%
10 Years Wisconsin 5.6% National Average 4.3%
10 Largest Cities in Wisconsin:
1. Milwaukee 596,974
2. Madison 208,054
3. Green Bay 102,313
4. Kenosha 90,352
5. Racine 81,855
6. Appleton 70,087
7. Waukesha 64,825
8. Oshkosh 62,916
9. Eau Claire 61,704
10. West Allis 61,254