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    Our Mission: The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is the champion for a successful business climate and a catalyst for a robust economy in our region.

  • Connecting with a real estate agent when buying or selling a home provides you with your own personal market expert. A qualified, professional agent can give you the most accurate and up-to-date data concerning the market, prices, financing, and analysis of competing properties. They can also be your guide to making the right decisions when buying or selling property. Search our database to find agencies in the area to help you begin your search:



    Moving Checklist

    Planing, planning, and more planning is the key to a successful move! When you are in your planning process, begin by setting three important dates: packing, loading, and delivery. A good checklist is also essential. By planning early, moving will go more smoothly. Use the following checklist as a guideline to help plan your move!

    4-6 Weeks Before You Move

    1. Have an inventory session. Decide what you want to take and what you would like to get rid of.
    2. Schedule a garage sale for items you’re not taking. Donate other items to charity and get a receipt for tax purposes.
    3. Get estimates from moving companies.
    4. Make any travel arrangements needed for the trip (i.e. hotel/airline reservations).
    5. Arrange for packing. If you do it yourself, label box contents according to room location.
    6. If moving out of town, gather personal records: medical, dental, veterinarian, school, birth, baptismal, marriage, etc. Note: Send school transcripts in advance to the new school.
    7. Keep track of moving expenses for tax purposes.
    8. Close local department store and charge accounts you will not be using once you move.
    9. Arrange with employers to forward tax withholding forms.
    10. Make arrangements to discontinue:
      • Newspaper delivery
      • Water Softener Service
      • Electricity (check for deposit refund)
      • Water Service (check for deposit refund)
      • Gas Service (check for deposit refund)
      • Telephone Service (check for deposit refund)
      • Cable (check for deposit refund)
      • Garbage Collection
      • Pool/Lawn Service
      • Pest Control Service
      • Other: _____________________
    11. Make arrangements to have the above services completed at your new home.
    12. Notify your change of address to:
      • Post Office
      • Social Security Office
      • Insurance Companies
      • Bank
      • Credit Cards
      • Magazines
      • Friends and Relatives
      • Other: ____________________

    2-3 Weeks Before You Move

    1. Fill and transfer prescriptions for your family and pets: Pack them so they can travel with you.
    2. If packing yourself, begin packing items that are seldom used.
    3. Safely dispose of or give away household flammables or goods movers cannot transport.
    4. Make arrangements to have your new home cleaned or clean it yourself.

    One Week Before You Move

    1. Defrost refrigerator and freezer. Dispose of frozen foods.
    2. If needed, transfer bank accounts and remove items from safe deposit boxes.
    3. Pack items to be carried in the car.
    4. Have car serviced for the trip.
    5. Verify the movers have the correct moving information.
    6. Other: ____________________

    Moving Day

    1. Pack a box of basics you will need immediately when you move in and mark it “Open me First.”
    2. Pack your suitcases.
    3. Conduct last-minute walk-through. Make sure everything is locked and closed.
    4. Other: ____________________

    Delivery Day

    1. Be at your new address before the movers arrive.
    2. Check off your inventory list
    3. Other: ____________________
  • Privacy Statement

    This Web site, www.jacksoncounty.com is owned and operated by Jackon County Chamber of Commerce (FL). We are strongly committed to protecting the privacy of our Web site users. The intent of our privacy statement is to inform you, the user, about the information that we may collect about visitors to our site, how we use that information, and about our disclosure practices.

    Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is committed to high standards that require honesty, integrity and fairness. Jackson County Chamber of Commerce will collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do not use techniques that collect personal information about you without your knowledge. You have the right to decline to have any information collected or transferred for marketing purposes.

    What Happens to Your Personal Information

    All personal information that is collected on our Web site is stored in a secure location. At no time will we share personal information with third party vendors without prior consent, as we respect the privacy and confidentiality of our Web site visitors.

    What About Spam?

    Subscribers will not receive any unsolicited emails or correspondence if they have not provided the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce (FL) with prior permission. From time to time we may use email as a way to keep in touch with our Web site visitors; however, we do not send "spam" (unsolicited marketing e-mail). If you agree to receive email communications from us, every email message we send to you will include an email address to which you can respond. If at any time you decide you do not want to receive marketing email from us, simply let us know and we will remove your name and email address from our mailing list.

    When you Leave this Site

    This policy discloses the privacy practices for our Web site. However, our site contains links to other sites. Once you link to another site, you are subject to the privacy and security policies of the new site. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of all Web sites you visit, especially if you share any personal information

    Security Policy Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the site. By way of example, you are prohibited from (a) accessing data not intended for such user or logging onto a server or an account which the user is not authorized to access; (b) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security without proper authorization; (c) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network; (d) sending unsolicited mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services.