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Relocation Services

family-relocation-servicesRelocating key personnel across cultural and geographic boundaries creates multiple opportunities for success or failure. CAI recognizes the cost associated with relocation; our programs will help minimize assignment failures, lower attrition, increase employee productivity, and assist with a healthier adjustment. From the big picture to the smallest detail, CAI’s highly seasoned experts understand every facet of the relocation process and can prepare your team for success.

Domestic and International Relocation Services

Any move, whether domestic or international is often a cause of stress and anxiety. A Preview or ‘Look See’ Trip shows the positive aspects of living in the new location/country. CAI’s customized ‘In Country Briefing and Orientation Tour’ introduces the city and it’s most suitable residential areas, views appropriate housing according to the individual/family requirements, schools, medical facilities, shopping, community resources and more.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Reduces apprehension and stress
  • The family envision a positive living experience in the new environment
  • Allows well educated, informed decisions
  • Enhances likelihood that identified talent will accept the overseas assignment.

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

Once relocated, even with an initial preview trip providing a broad picture of the new city, the Area and Orientation Tour is more detailed and targeted to the areas which the family is likely to frequent or live. Showing the family how to move around the city quickly and safely as they visit neighborhoods and explore new communities carries benefits both to the family and to the corporation.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Personalized for each employee/family
  • Builds confidence in maneuvering around the new city
  • Realistic guidance by local professional trained experts
  • First-hand answers to their questions
  • A positive living experience in their new environment.

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

CAI adheres to all corporate relocation policy by using an impartial and objective Destination Services Consultant to assist your transferring employee with the Home Search process.

Our seasoned professional consultants will research, select, schedule and accompany the employee/family to view properties meeting their requirements. Our consultants will negotiate the best possible terms; conduct a thorough inventory walkthrough detailing the condition of the property, assist with utilities, phone lines, and data lines, ready for move in.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Adhere to corporate policy guidelines
  • Local experts with current knowledge of the housing market, schools, safety, neighborhoods, and more
  • Best lease terms including diplomatic or early termination clause
  • Rewarding experience with employee focus and time well spent
  • Thorough inventory and documentation ensure easy departure / return deposit

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

Accompanied Settling-in services address a myriad of personal and family needs including assistance with education/schools, local registration with authorities, opening a bank account and driver’s license. Familiarization with local resources and amenities, including emergency facilities, doctors, shopping, entertainment, transportation, and more as well as addressing their areas of interest and concern, ensures the family will feel comfortable and confident to begin their new adventure.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Family settle quickly and smoothly as they integrate into the new community
  • Employee can concentrate on work knowing their family is receiving valuable support
  • Promotes a successful positive assignment for all
  • Reduces employee attrition and overall family stress during the stressful transitional period

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

In today’s global marketplace, major adjustments need to be made when a spouse/partner accompanies an expatriate to a new job location. Spouse/partner assistance programs range from continuing education, community involvement, networking and volunteer opportunities to comprehensive Career Counseling Programs including market research, pre-qualified target lists and job leads.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Investment in the employee’s commitment to the new office
  • Enhances spouse/partner and employee satisfaction
  • Promotes favorable adjustment in the new city
  • Provides clear understanding of the options available
  • Reduces overall family stress during the transition

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

Assisting in the final phases of an expatriate assignment is a critical, but often overlooked piece. The challenge for an expatriate is to find the balance between anticipating the move and the time-consuming details of departure. CAI will take care of the details including the termination of the tenancy agreement, monitor legal and financial transactions, assist with the termination of utility contracts, oversee and coordinate professional cleaning and repairs if required and complete a final inventory check out with the landlord/representative.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Employee has more time to conclude business and prepare for new responsibilities
  • Ensures all local requirements are met prior to transferee vacating premises
  • Smooth hand over of the property and timely return of security deposit
  • Family is free to prepare and organize their relocation in a less stressful manner
  • Family are relieved and can leave the host city with good memories

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

The repatriation process is one of the most unexpected and yet widely underestimated and unrecognized challenges faced by expatriates and their families. CAI’s customized and personalized repatriation services provide ‘just the right’ amount of support to ensure the family are not overwhelmed. Whether returning to the family home or finding a new home; connecting the utilities, phone and data lines; finding new schools, doctors, dentists, bank, renewing driver’s licenses, social security etc., CAI’s seasoned consultants will assist as needed while providing guidance and support as the family integrate back into the community.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Family settle quickly and smoothly
  • Employee concentrates on work knowing their family is receiving valuable support
  • Promotes a successful positive return for all
  • Reduces employee attrition and overall family stress during the transition

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

This program is designed to make an employee’s move successful and efficient. Working directly with preferred household goods providers, our Global Account Coordinators monitor every move verifying each stage is handled by professional crews, from packing and loading at the home or host location, to delivery at final destination.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Ensures all home and host requirements are understood
  • Reduce shipping costs through CAI’s quantity discounts
  • Single point of contact for all aspects of the move
  • Reduce stress and allows the employee and family to focus on preparations for their relocation

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

CAI’s “Full Service” program ensures that: no stone is left unturned, needs of the entire family are met, integration into the new community is seamless and effective and the assignee’s productivity is not hampered by the stresses of an international move.

This comprehensive package includes the Preview / “Look-See”Home SearchSettling-In Services, and Area and Orientation Tours.

Corporate/Employee Benefits:

  • Incorporates all of the benefits outlined in the services listed above
  • Cost effective – redundancies in services are eliminated
  • Single point of contact for all services
  • Needs of the entire family are met
  • Integration into the new community is seamless and effective
  • Advocates are there to guide and support from beginning the relocation process through completion of the assignment

For additional information on our customized services, please contact us.

 

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