Moving you forward

Specializing in local operations for the past 28 years, FlatRate has moved over 200,000 customers in the US and is a leading provider of residential moving services in NYC, Miami, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington DC, New Jersey, Orlando and London. With a broad national network and a high-quality moving team, FlatRate focuses on local knowledge and meticulous planning — key factors that always guarantee a flawless move.

Your stress-free local move in 4 Steps

1. Get free quote

2. Get a customized move plan

3. Manage your move

4. Track your move

How We Move Local

Innovating the way people move, FlatRate turned moving into a science. With our precise methodology, unique tools and all-inclusive flat rate, we guarantee transparency and accuracy throughout the whole process. Here's how we do it:

Pricing

Upfront flat-rate price with all labor and travel expenses included

With our FlatRate Formula, we provide an all-inclusive price based on your inventory and the distance you’re traveling, with no hidden fees or surprise costs.

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Planning

Meticulous planning, tailor-made for your move and location

Based on the information gathered by your Relocation Consultant, our planning team will determine a specific schedule and timeline for your move.

Customization

Custom schedule taking into consideration all of your deadlines

Trained to handle any deadlines and last-minute changes, our staff will work closely with you to complete your relocation according to your own schedule and preferred dates.

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Tracking

High-performance fleet and app that allows you to track it in real-time

With FlatRate App you have full control of your move — message our team, stay informed, check your inventory and track our moving trucks in real-time, wherever you are.

Retrieving

Photo inventory of all items being moved

Through our app, we provide a digital inventory of all items being moved. In case you need to use one of our storage facilities, we can deliver specific items back to you as you request them.

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Support

7 days a week support and assistance

Have a question on your moving day? Plans changed last minute and you need to reschedule? Found something wrong after you unpacked? Our customer service is always one call away.

Local moving services

Storage Units
In addition to our moving services, we provide secure, climate-controlled storage units all over the US. With our traditional all-inclusive price, FlatRate offers short term and long term storage options in a variety of unit sizes.
Packing & Unpacking
Professional packing is an art form. Because we care for your inventory, we have developed a process for making sure every packing job is done with the utmost care — we only use high-quality materials and the latest technology to streamline our packing process and make sure your move is easy and simple.
Art & Antiques
Your artwork is an investment and it needs particular attention. With our customized artwork packing, our expert art movers prepare and pack anything from paintings and large sculptures to complete art exhibitions — meeting all insurance requirements and assuring your antiques are highly protected.
TV & Audio Installation
Whether it's a coupler, a router or a sound system, our IT installation pros are always ready to help. Once you're installed in your new home, the FlatRate team can assist you with getting your electronics back online in no time.
Custom Crating & Carpetry
Sometimes special items require specialized packing — our Bronx-based wood shop can create custom storage and packing solutions built specifically to your individual needs. We provide custom craters for all kinds of antiques, sculptures, non-standard furniture, chandeliers and other unique items.
Box Delivery
FlatRate takes pride in only using top-tier packing materials. In need of more moving boxes or packing supplies? Contact us and get all the protection you need delivered to your doorstep.

Any special moving needs?

In addtion to the full range of local moving services listed above, we can also handle any special requests based on your needs — same-day move, fine arts packing, late-night service, to name a few — give us a call and our moving Specialist will be happy to discuss with you further!
Call 212.988.9292

Our local offices

With offices in 9 cities, our team knows all the local laws and in-town routes to provide a stress-free move.
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Tips for a smooth move

Make Packing a Priority

Packing smart is key to a successful move. Start with decluttering then sort things out by categories — optimizing the space and organizing your boxes will make the process easier. Always buy high-quality materials to ensure your items get the protection they need but don't forget to check the stuff we always pack for you: FlatRate includes a list of items as part of our standard moving package.

Consider Delays and Traffic

Although FlatRate guarantees a smooth journey, some things are out of our control. Always take into consideration traffic, delays and other unforeseen circumstances when moving in and out of a city. A good way to prepare is researching the events in your location to assure no protests, parades or street-fairs will be happening that day.

Take Care of Building Requirements

Good planning is the basis of a stress-free move. After you complete your booking with FlatRate, make sure to reserve your building's elevator in advance, request a Certificate of Insurance and check if there are any other requirements you have to take care of prior to your moving day.