WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU MOVE TO MARYLAND    

HISTORY & CULTURE

Maryland state produces the world’s best crabs. Nicknamed the Old Line State, Maryland was once home to one of the world’s greatest poets, Edgar Allan Poe.

CHESAPEAKE COOL

Maryland is known for crab cakes, Old Bay seasoning, Natty Bo (National Bohemian beer), Ledo’s Pizza, and the best sunset views from any Maryland beach.

CLIMATE

The climate Maryland has fairly mild weather all year round, but temperatures vary. It has mild to hot summers and cool to cold to snowy winters.

DRIVERS LICENSE

You have 60 days to register your vehicle and update your out-of-state driver's license. You can do this at any local MVA (not DMV) office.

REAL ESTATE

Average home price hovers around $395,201 with median sales at just above $320,000. For more info, visit the Maryland Association of Realtors.

MOVING & STORAGE

Before your move to Maryland, be sure to check with the US DOT or the FMSCA to make sure your mover is legitimate.

117 Fun Things to Do in Maryland

There are so many cool, hidden, and unusual things to do in Maryland, but we only had room for 117! Check out this article by Atlas Obscura for some fun things to do.

2018 Best Places to Live in Maryland

Explore the best towns and cities to live in the Maryland based on factors such as crime, public schools, cost of living, job opportunities, and local amenities.

Visit Chesapeake Bay

Come visit Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay, the largest estuary in the US. Breathe in the salty air, taste the flavors of fresh seafood, and enjoy waterfront towns.