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Military Relocation to San Antonio

PCS Move to San Antonio Moving Checklist Final Days Before the Move

Do the following tasks a few days before you move: Tasks Done Set aside items that will not be packed, including suitcases. For  items that will help set up housekeeping at your new address, ship them as “unaccompanied baggage.” Create a household inventory list and carry it with you. Make a complete inventory of all […]

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Military Relocation to San Antonio

PCS Move to San Antonio Moving Checklist 1 Week Before the Move

Do the following tasks one week before you move: Tasks Done Close out safe deposit box if you have one. Buy ziplock bags for packing  sets of small items. Before mailing or hand-carrying them to your new address, make copies of any important documents.   Start removing wall accessories like drapery rods, small appliances, food […]

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Military Relocation to San Antonio

PCS Move to San Antonio Moving Checklist 3 Weeks Before the Move

Do the following tasks three weeks before you move: Tasks Done Call your military pay office to recertify Basic Allowance for Quarters (BAQ) and get a sign-off on your PCS if you are an active duty service member. Verify packing, pick-up, and delivery dates with mover. Check the expiration date of your military ID card […]

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Military Relocation to San Antonio

PCS Move to San Antonio Moving Checklist 1 Month Before the Move

Do the following tasks one month before you move:   Tasks Done Set the pickup and delivery dates with your mover, and if necessary, arrange for storage. Confirm your move-in schedule with your real estate agent. If you haven’t found a new residence yet in San Antonio, obtain a post office box for your mail […]

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Military Relocation to San Antonio

PCS Move to San Antonio Moving Checklist 3 Months Before the Move

Do the following tasks three months before you move: Tasks: Done Schedule a counseling session at your base transportation office if you are an active service member. Determine whether you will have the government handle the move for you, or if you will make a Personally Procured Move (PPM). Save money for moving expenses that […]

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Military Relocation to San Antonio

PCS Move to San Antonio Moving Checklist 2 Months Before the Move

Do the following tasks two months before you move: Tasks Done Sort out and dispose of items you no longer need. You can either hold a garage sale or sell off items through an online marketplace. If you’re going to buy a new home in San Antonio, choose one as soon as possible. Take care […]

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Military Relocation Made Easy To San Antonio

Excited to move to San Antonio? Like many military personnel who received their transfer order to San Antonio, you probably feel mixed emotions. After all, you have been in your current home for around three years and have grown to love the place and have made new friends. But transfers are inevitable in the military […]

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Military PCS to San Antonio: To Buy or Not to Buy a Home

So what should you do when your permanent change of station order to San Antonio arrives? One of the most important questions that you have to settle is whether to buy a home or to choose military housing. For most people, buying a home is a fulfillment of a great dream. It is one of […]

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