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Frequently Asked Questions on Your Corporate Relocation

Corporate relocation is when an organization moves an employee from their current location to a new location. Avalon Suites Yorkville blog: What is Corporate Relocation for Employees is our full blog on frequently asked questions, what to know about corporate relocation for employees within the organization, and the corporate relocation package for employees and how it works.

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Who Will Be My Main Point of Contact?

You may have already or will soon be introduced to a relocation assistant or consultant. They work along with the organization and with you to ensure an easy and smooth transition, organize and submit paperwork, arrange transportation and do other tasks that will help you move from one destination to another.

If you are reading this, you will most likely be relocating to the Toronto downtown area. The benefits of a corporate relocation assistant are to help you ease the financial burden and stress so that you start your new position as soon as possible. They can help cover parts of moving you, your family, and home goods, arrange a vehicle, temporary accommodation, a trip to find a new home in a good neighborhood, and more.


What Services Does a Relocation Package Include?

One of the components of corporate relocation is to be given access to a corporate relocation package organized by your current company. With terminology you will hear more often soon on corporate relocation such as a full pack and unpack service, excellent quality moving service with reasonable insurance coverage, home sale or lease/tenant/breaking penalty assistance, house-hunting trip, temporary relocation housing stay for at least 30 days, transportation, including auto moving to the destination, and other miscellaneous expenses coverage.

Keep in mind that a corporate relocation package can differ slightly depending on whether the employee is relocating internationally into Toronto, Canada, or domestically by the province, region, or city. And that the employee can always ask and negotiate additional services as needed. For more on Avalon Suites Yorkville guide for all to know about a relocation package visit our guide: What is in a Corporate Relocation Package.


Where Can I Find a Reliable Moving Company?

Whether you or your relocation assistant looking to book a moving company to have your home goods transported from location A to B, it is important to look for a reliable, honest, and trustworthy company. Looking at different companies for quotes, asking questions, and seeking if your organization has worked with one in the past.

Keep in mind that you have a budget and schedule you need to move with and a lot of paperwork and legal documents to keep track of. The best way to avoid scams and the hassle of coordinating a long-distance move with fragile personal valuables is to find the best movers in your city, recommended by your corporate relocation service, or one that is nationally known, with good reviews and ratings.


Short-Term Rentals

If you are planning to stay with us at Avalon Suites Toronto, we are at 155 Yorkville Avenue. From Avalon Suites Yorkville to the Toronto International Film Festival and the Bell LightBox it is only a 15-minute drive or 20-minutes by public transit on the TTC.

There are also many advantages to staying with Avalon Suites Yorkville. Each of our suites comes with a fully furnished kitchen with kitchen appliances such as a microwave, stovetop, fridge, freezer, kettle, toaster, and Nespresso machine. Suites also have an in-suite washer and dryer, a Smart Tv, and complimentary Wi-Fi, access to a gym and fitness Centre, conference room, and concierge service.

Avalon Suites Yorkville also provides more information on corporate relocation packages in our blog What is a Corporate Relocation Package. And for more information on the advantages of short-term stay suites, you can visit the Avalon Suites Yorkville Blog: Benefits of Extended Stay Suites for Your Next Corporate Relocation.


Avalon Suites Yorkville

More than a hotel room, Avalon Suites have more than 2x the space and are fully furnished. In Avalon Suites, you will be able to find amenities not available in a hotel room. Such as a cooking stovetop, fridge and freezer, dishwasher, toaster, Nespresso machine, and microwave. Need to do laundry? We also have an in-suite 2-in-1 washer and dryer for your convenience. Avalon Suites offers more than just a fully stocked kitchen, staying with us includes access to a fitness center and gym, concierge service, and meeting facilities. Suites also have sweeping views of city views of Yorkville, Toronto, modern furniture, and friendly working spaces. Including complimentary wi-fi, smart tv with access to cable, Netflix, YouTube, Prime, and more.

Located within walking distance to Wholefoods, Avalon Suites is perfect for your employee corporate relocation. You can make grocery shopping trips and cook up meals in your kitchen just like if you were at home. If you are not in the mood to cook, Yorkville is surrounded by several takeout's and dine-in restaurants, check out our blog Best Restaurants for Takeout Near our Short-term Rentals for more. And looking for an experience while you are in Toronto and want to explore? Look at our blog Things to do Around Bloor-Yorkville for local tourist destinations to visit on your days off.

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