With its gorgeous greenspaces, big-city character, and rich cultural history, Chicago has a long and iconic legacy as one of the great American cities. If you’re thinking about living in Chicago for work or play, check out our 12-part guide to the city’s costs, housing, neighborhoods, and culture.
Whether you’re moving out of the city to the suburbs, moving long distance, or just relocating locally, it’s easy for your brain to get overloaded with all the details both big and small. But before you jump into googling Chicago movers, it’s important to remember that you have real choices in how you make this move. To help with deciding what’s best for your move, here’s a look at your options, how each works, and the pros and cons.
Whether you’re moving to Chicago from across the country or across town, finding the right location to meet your needs can be an adventure, considering there are roughly 77 neighborhoods in the city. This guide will help get you started.