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How Much Does it Cost to Move Locally in Los Angeles?

During your time in Los Angeles, you’ve probably visited Hollywood Boulevard or the Hollywood Walk of Fame a time or two. However, if you’re making a local move in Los Angeles, you may now be closer to sites like Getty Center, Griffith Observatory, and of course, the ever-popular Disneyland.

Los Angeles is where dreams can come true if you’re interested in the entertainment industry. However, the cost of living can be pretty high. If you’re moving to a different part of the city, here are some prices to keep in mind when it comes to moving services and storage:

Average Cost of Moving Within Los Angeles
Studio (217cf) $314.29
Studio Alcove (275cf) $354.29
1 Bedroom, Small (353cf) $407.35
1 Bedroom, Large (473cf) $505.98
2 Bedroom (708cf) $667.23
3 Bedroom (1106cf) $977.62
4 Bedroom (1517cf) $1,322.76

[Data from August 2016]

 

If you need to leave a few items in storage, here’s how much you can expect to pay,based on how long you need storage services:

1 Month Storage Rate
Studio (217cf) $54.13
Studio Alcove (275cf) $68.75
1 Bedroom, Small (353cf) $88.18
1 Bedroom, Large (473cf) $118.23
2 Bedroom (708cf) $177.10
3 Bedroom (1106cf) $276.53
4 Bedroom (1517cf) $379.15

[Data from August 2016]

 

Permits for Moving

If you need to get a moving permit for your Los Angeles move, you can find the information you need for applying online here.

 

Busiest Moving Days

Usually, the late spring to early fall is the busiest time for moving in the city. From May to September, try to be as flexible as possible with the dates that you’ll need movers.

 

To find out which Los Angeles neighborhood is right for you, check out this blog post. For more information on the best moving companies in Los Angeles, visit the Unpakt website often for updates.