Kent, Washington Moving Company
Allied Van Lines: The Best of Kent Moving Companies
When a move takes you to the next city, another state, or a foreign country, one of our seven local Allied Van Lines agents in Kent, Washington, can make it happen. With a combined average customer rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars, they all take pride in offering great moving services. Our agents are punctual and offer a high level of attention to detail. We rely only on agents that are accredited by the Better Business Bureau as well as licensed and bonded. This ensures that you receive high-quality customer service and that your precious possessions reach your new home safe and sound.
Our agents can connect you with a team of movers that can take care of every aspect of your move from packing up to transporting and unpacking. If you prefer, we can also provide packing materials to help you handle the packing and unpacking yourself. If you are making a long journey to your new home or business, our agents will find you movers who can transport large items such as cars and boats. To learn more about the services we offer at Allied Van Lines, call one of our agents in the Kent area today. They know the town, from Russell Road to SE 244th Street, and they’ll be happy to provide you with a free moving quote.
Kent is the sixth-largest city in the state of Washington that's located just over 20 miles south of Seattle. Kent is a major manufacturing hub with lots of business growth, but still offers a lot of cultural amenities, excellent parks, wonderful schools and beautiful neighborhoods that are perfect for families.
Kent is also one of Seattle's fastest-growing suburbs. According to City-Data, the population jumped by more than 54 percent between 2000 and 2012, showing that many people want to call Kent their new home. The city also boasts a multicultural population with people from all walks of life and a young median resident age, showing the youthful presence in the city.
Activities and Attractions in Kent
The ShoWare Center is one of the best event spaces in the Seattle area and is the home of the Seattle Thunderbirds hockey team. The center has more than 7,000 seats, is the venue for several of the best music tours and also was North America's first LEED® GOLD Events Center, showing Kent's dedication to sustainability and the environment.
Lake Meridian is also located in Kent and boasts some of the best fishing opportunities in the state. Here you can reel in largemouth bass, rainbow trout and yellow perch, among other species. The park also has concessions, swimming areas, light walking and jogging trails and even public art for locals to enjoy.
Kent holds several events for its residents throughout the year, so you will have plenty of opportunities to meet new neighbors. Some of the best events include Kent Cornucopia days in July, which is the oldest event in the city and the largest of its kind in the Northwest, the Summer Concert Series, which is held in four of Kent's parks and the Kent International Festival, which celebrates diversity in Kent and features ethnic food, crafts booths and dances from around the world.
Moving to Kent
One of the biggest thoroughfares on the West Coast, Interstate 5, runs straight through the city, so getting around the city by car is simple and easy. Highway 167 also criss-crosses through Kent. However, if you are making a long journey to Kent and would rather opt for Allied Van Lines’ vehicle transportation services, there are several terminals you can choose from. Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is just 8 miles from the city, while King County International Airport is just 14 miles from Kent. There are many other services you can enjoy with Allied to make your relocation to Washington even easier, including clean-up and unpacking, box and furniture inventory and access to 500 agents across North America.