Moving to Rawdon from Montreal

Important information you need to know before you start your move to Rawdon from Montreal. Rawdon, Quebec is a small municipality located north of Montreal along the Ouareau River. Rawdon it self has a deep history dating back to the first settlement in 1799 to the times of World War Two, where the area seen an increase of Russian and East European families escaping the war. Currently Rawdon has an approximate population of 10 058, with 84% of the population speaking French as a first language, compared to only 10% of the residents in Rawdon who speak English. Often because of the close proximity of both cities planning a long distance move from Montreal to Rawdon can be a simple and easy accomplishment.

Geographically speaking Rawdon is located approximately 74.8 kilometers North of Montreal, which can translate into approximately an hour and five minutes of driving depending on the speed of the vehicle and destined route. If taking the most direct route from Montreal to Rawdon, you would begin travelling toward the Autoroute 25 North and merging onto it. The Autoroute 25 North is where you will do the majority of your travelling until the highway changes names to Qc-125 North/QC-158 East. Turn left at QC125 North and keep an eye out for signs indicating Sainte-Julienne/Rawdon/Saint-Donat. While keeping an eye out for signs QC-337 north you will eventually keep right and merge onto QC-337 North. This will take you to the city limits of Rawdon. Equipping your move with local road maps or a portable GPS system will ensure no mistakes are made along transit. While on route to Rawdon from Montreal you will pass a number of cities such as Terrebonne, Pont-Moousseau, Saint-Espirt, Sainte-Julienne, and finally making it to the municipality of Rawdon. When selecting a moving company from Montreal  to assist you with your long distance move to Rawdon from Montreal, it’s often a great chance to investigate if the prospect company has experience in long distance moving or to Rawdon in general, it will not only keep your mind at ease, but show professional courtesy for both parties involved.

Due to Rawdons classification as a small municipality it does not host any post-secondary educational institutions however a number of surrounding cities such as Montreal host post-secondary universities and colleges. Rawdon is home to one English public school and four French public schools. The majority of the area is known for its population increase throughout the year due to tourism and cottages that are often used in the summer.  There is also one driving school located on rue Queen in Rawdon that is often popular for many in the area who survive on their own personal vehicle for daily errands and tasks. The following phone number and address can assist those who may be interested in attending this institutions to take the steps necessary to be licensed for driving automobiles in the province of Quebec. Ecole de Conduite St-Amour F C 3816 rue Queen, Rawdon, QC j0K1S0 (450) 834-3010

Unfortunately there is no public transportation with in Rawdon that operates for daily commuting, however there a number of privately owned bus companies with destinations in the areas of Rawdon and rural Quebec. Two of the more popular bus services that are based out of Rawdon would be Autobus Germain Perrault, and Gil-Ber Inc. Both these companies offer connecting routes to cities like Montreal and other areas of Quebec, no websites have been yet posted for informational purposes however both phone numbers are available incase you are interested in finding out what these services have to offer to resident in Rawdon. Autobus Germain Perrault- (450) 834-3042
Gil-Ber Inc.-(450) 834-2211

When getting to the part of you move on selecting a new home or dwelling, it can often be the most enjoyable part of the move but the most successful as well with enough research. Investigating average prices for homes or rental of apartments will always keep you one step ahead when negotiating a future lease or mortgage with a prospect landlord or real estate agent. There are a number of homes listed in Rawdon, often it will come down to preference and over all budget. Researching local by laws is also another suggestion because they do vary from municipality and city in the province of Quebec.

Rawdon is considered a cultural community in the region with over 40 different cultural influences in the area. Every summer the city is host to the Festival Intercultural, which gives recognition to the municipality’s cultural connections and sprit toward all cultures who are local residents. Often it’s a great suggestion to pay a visit to Rawdon before your pre planned moving date not only to better await you with the area but also to take advantage of what the city has to offer in cuisines and accommodations. There are a number of restaurants along the lakeside as well as international cuisines such as Chinese and Italian. Although Rawdon is not that far in distance from Montreal, its always a great opportunity to take advantage of the affordable hotels and accommodations incase family members may want to visit and as well take advantage of some of the same services. There are a number of bed and breakfasts that operating in Rawdon making the visit a special occasion.

Moving from Montreal to Rawdon can be complex with many steps implicated to ensure everything goes as planned with precision and care. Thus finding a reliable and experienced long-distance moving company is important when planning such a large move. Finding a reliable mover can give you the satisfaction and peace of mind keeping you focused on other tasks involved during the move.

Selecting the right moving company or long distance movers in Montreal in general without the appropriate research can be time consuming, however checking company references, prior satisfied customer referrals, and that the moving company you choose operates or has operated in the past with the city you'll need to move to will always keep you one step ahead in your move. 

If you want to move your piano or pool table to Rawdon from Montreal, ask if the movers have experience and all equipment for that!

Selecting Montreal Economical Moving Service - ALEX - you are going to make sure your possessions are safely and securely transferred, and that this is done as quickly as possible. The choice is up to you!

Good luck and happy moving!

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