Best Online Resources for People Moving to Milwaukee
February 28, 2012
When you have called your Milwaukee movers, before they pack up your computer, try these websites for more information about your new city.
1. milwaukee.gov. This is your way to connect with issues relating to the city of Milwaukee. Find out who your government representatives will be. Get info on neighborhood and community safety. Read articles to get help with renting and home buying. Learn more about jobs and education in the area. The website also gives you basic Milwaukee facts and a listing of online guides.
2. visitmilwaukee.org. This is the Convention and Visitors Bureau website. Here you will find information on everything there is to do and see in the area. Find out about festivals, events, activities for kids, entertainment, arts and culture. You will also find special offers and coupons.
3. onmilwaukee.com. This is Milwaukee’s daily magazine, and your way to become a local. Find out what is happening around town. Learn where the best places are to eat and shop. Find out about arts and culture opportunities. Get information on the differences between Milwaukee neighborhoods.
4. milwaukeejobs.com. On this site you will find job search tips in the form of articles. You can get tips on writing a resume and interviewing. Get advice on what to remember when you are relocating. Most importantly, you can search for a job by category and distance from your home.
5. realtor.com/milwaukee/nbregion.asp. This is the official site of the National Association of Realtors. You can shop for homes by location, size, price and special features. Also, get info on finding that perfect realtor, and advice on how to choose one. Get a mortgage quote and use the mortgage calculating tools. Find articles on refinancing, insurance, credit and basic home ownership. There is also a page of moving tips.
You will be all the more ready for your Milwaukee movers once you have searched through these sites for advice about your new home.
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