Moving Company with Local Office in Fort Lauderdale, FL
The area of Fort Lauderdale used to be known as the “New River Settlement” until the late 1890s when the Florida East Coast Railroad was constructed. However, it was not until the 1920s when Fort Lauderdale’s major development began. Have you ever wondered how the Miami Hurricanes got their name? It could be from the 1926 Miami Hurricane that caused a state of economic despair for the area, paired with the Great Depression. Although the ports of Fort Lauderdale are a major tourist attraction and serve as sites for cruise ships today, they were originally part of a major US Navy base during World War II.
Today, Fort Lauderdale is the yachting capital of the world and its many canals have earned it the name “Venice of America.” Although the humidity can deter many snowbirds from moving to Fort Lauderdale year-round, with the average low at only 59 degrees, the weather in Fort Lauderdale stays enjoyable throughout the year, making local residents loyal and proud of their city. After all, they live where most people vacation.
If you are moving to Fort Lauderdale, there is no downside to endless beaches, water sports, restaurants, bars, shopping, and family fun. Fort Lauderdale movers recommend that you bike, Segway, or Water Taxi around town, take the famous Duck Tour, take a walk down Las Olas Boulevard, or enjoy an airboat ride through the Everglades to see the real Florida gators.
The county of Fort Lauderdale is Broward County and is home to campuses of three out of the top 10 universities in the state: Florida International University, Nova Southeastern University, and Florida Atlantic University. Moving to Fort Lauderdale to attend college is a decision that no college student regrets, as there are plenty of employment opportunities that can pay for your school and the many activities in the area.
When the time comes, and you are tired of not living the vacation lifestyle year-round, Graebel Van Lines® can help you make your move to one of the top beach destinations in the United States. Fort Lauderdale may seem like a big city, but our small town hospitality goes a long way, and it is something that the professional white-glove movers at Graebel Van Lines® live by.
Our Fort Lauderdale movers and packers have over six decades of experience completing residential and corporate moves to South Florida.
Regardless of whether you are moving locally, from out-of-state, or from overseas, our local full-service Fort Lauderdale movers can help make your move as easy and efficient as possible. Movers in Fort Lauderdale, FL want you to take a break, let them handle your residential or corporate move, and enjoy the Sunshine State.
For more information on how we can assist your move to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, contact us today!