Why Austin is the Music Capital of the World

Austin, Texas is widely known as “The Live Music Capital of the World,” largely due to its plethora of music tributes and opportunities to catch live shows almost daily.


AUSTIN, TEXAS (December 8, 2017) The Dependable RELO team participated in the Soldiers of America Toy Drive with the nonprofit organization Celebration of Love on December 6. We supplied two tractor trailers to support the event, manned by the Round Rock team of Warehouse Manager Dennis Wise, Independent Contractor Ricky Soliz, and Helpers Adolf Montoya […]

Moving To Austin? Here Are The Top 25 Things To Do Your First Month Here

Get a beef fajita taco at Habanero Cafe This is one of the last “hidden gem” restaurants in South Austin. Located on Oltorf Street, this tiny restaurant has some of the best authentic Mexican food in the city. Their red salsa is top notch and the beef fajita tacos are a favorite. The restaurant is […]

Preparing to Move (or Move Your Student) to College

There are two main components in preparing for a move to college: getting the student ready and getting the stuff ready. Here we will try to help you with both. Read more

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Tips for Downsizing Your Home

If the kids have gone away or you just need a less expensive place, a great solution is downsizing your home and moving into a smaller house.

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The 27 Essential Things to Do After Moving to San Antonio

New to the area? Here are our top 27 things to do after moving to San Antonio With a multitude of savory food, historic venues, and hundreds of family-friendly events, San Antonio has quickly become one of the gems of Texas.

What Do You Need to Throw Away for Your Move?

Moving to a new home can be stressful. Make it easier by knowing what to dispose when moving and what you should bring to your new home. You can save hundreds to thousands of dollars worth by being strategic in your move. Don’t waste away your money or time. Research beforehand so that when the time comes to move, the process will be streamlined, efficient, and most importantly stress-free.

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Moving to Austin? Here are some interesting facts to know!

There’s no question that Austin is growing very quickly — in fact, on average 140 people are moving to Austin every single day! This rapid rate of growth is great for the local Austin economy, and also for home owners in Austin who have seen their property value skyrocket over the past 5 years. Read more

How Moving Has Changed Since 1947

The regulations, market place and technology has dramatically changed how we interact with both our customers and team members since this truck was dispatched from our original Lubbock, Texas location. When Gene Anderson started Dependable Relo in 1947 and signed an agency agreement with United Van Lines, he had no way of knowing the dramatic changes that would impact the relocation industry almost 70 years later. He began the company with a simple vision of providing the customers with the service they needed. Whether it was moving across town or storage and fulfillment of product, he knew the customer needed people who cared enough to do the job right the first time. Read more

How to Do an Office Move (The Right Way)

#1 – Create a growth plan.

You need to know the trajectory of your company to get the best results for your commercial move. This means knowing how your new building will fit with the goals of the company. If your business is growing, you may need to over-prepare by getting a much larger space that you need at the time. Read more