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Barrett Sotheby's International Realty Knows Relocation

Find a Buyers AgentWe understand that relocating to a new area is both exciting and stressful, so we have made it our priority to make the process as smooth and informative as possible. Our relocation director, Karen Wallace has years of experience working with human resource departments moving individuals and departments to new locations. She is adept at matching clients with the right real estate agent, one who will help you achieve your lifestyle goals when choosing your new location. Our real estate agents are local experts, who have chosen to live, work and raise families here. They will listen to your needs and expose you to the beautiful and distinctive towns in the metro west region. Our towns are an easy trip into Boston, a vital, world-class city rich in culture. Here you will find classic New England towns that are committed to open space – centered around a Common, surrounded by natural beauty, fields and forests with winding rivers and unrivaled cycling terrain. Whether you are moving to our area to work in biotech, medicine, higher education or technology; it will be Karen’s privilege to get to know you and successfully guide you through the relocation process.

Relocation Services

Karen Wallace, Relocation Director Barrett Sotheby's



A move is more than relocating. It’s life changing. And each one brings unique challenges. Barrett Sotheby’s International Realty has an award winning Global Relocation Service Department that takes pride in transitioning transferees to and from the Metro West Boston communities. Our team offers a comprehensive suite of services to individuals, families, and companies on a global scale. The professionals at Barrett Sotheby’s International Realty are experts in making every move be exactly what it should be, smooth and easy – so that each new beginning starts off right.

Destination Services:

  • Relocation Counseling, single point of contact
  • Information and community packages
  • Coordination of home finding trips
  • Selection of relocation-trained and certified Realtors
  • Area tours
  • Mortgage assistance
  • Monitoring and follow-up on home finding trips
  • Move management services

Home Marketing and Inventory Properties:

  • Relocation Counseling, single point of contact
  • Listing with a relocation-trained and certified Realtor in your area
  • Professional marketing analysis
  • Monitoring of showing activity
  • Vendor management for repairs and improvements

Pre-Decision/Group Move:

  • Narrative presentation of communities locally or at the origination site
  • Market area materials for your resource center
  • Development and facilitation of group tours to the greater Boston Metro west area

Rental Assistance:

  • Area orientation and tour
  • Community familiarization including shopping facilities
  • Explanation of public transportation systems
  • Arrange for school appointments