Starting a Moving Company
We’ve never had more choices of where to live or work — that need for relocation means there’s plenty of opportunities for starting a reliable and trustworthy moving venture.
You’ll need to balance demand for moving services in your local area against the costs of buying the equipment and hiring employees to help people relocate. You may also want to buy into a moving franchise, or strike out on your own and build a company from scratch. Perhaps you became interested after helping people move through a contract service like U-Haul.
We want to help you get your business off the ground.
There are lots of questions involved in starting a moving business, and we’re here to help. We’ve supported over 500,000 people to form their business and provided answers to transform them into entrepreneurs. We’ll guide you through what you need to know to start your relocation company and get it off the ground.
Moving Business formation guide
From validating your business and doing the research to filing your paperwork and running your venture, this guide will help you out. We’ll talk you through the main things you need to do to get your moving company off of the ground. Read on for some insight into creating your own moving business and becoming an entrepreneur. In this guide we will cover:
Statistics on why you should start a moving company
Choosing the right business structure for your moving venture
How to find out if a moving business is right for you
How to start your moving business with information on equipment, employees, location, permits, finances, taxes and more
Different types of relocation businesses
Groups, forums and support for moving business owners
How to validate your moving business idea
Useful online tools for moving business owners
Business plans for moving companies