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Sky Van Line

We are Sky Van Line. Your Long Distance Moving Specialist!

US DOT: 2362688

MC: 809843

Premier Van Lines International Inc.

Oakland California moving companies, Founded in 1992, Premier Van Lines International is one of Americas leading relocation companies which specialize in international moves. We are...

US DOT: 1930177

MC: 690093

Red Carpet Moving & Storage Inc

Headquarters in Walnut Creek, CA & Los Angeles, CA family owned and operated with over 10 Years of experienced, dedicated team from operations to...

Intra: MTR0191026

Eden's Moving Services

Whether it is the movement of office premises to a new environment or home relocation, one usually need a reputable and highly experienced moving...

US DOT: 1752778

MC: 641757

Acclaimed Movers

Oakland CA, Acclaimed Movers has produced an effortless, seamless, and effective moving procedure that is easily adapted to any customer while providing...

US DOT: 1771880

MC: 646815

Jordan River Moving & Storage, Inc.

All our foremen are seasoned professionals who know how to move a family, relocate a small business or organize a cross county move. You’ll find a...

US DOT: 901418

Intra: HG11884

MC: 391125

Beltmann Relocation Group

Beltmann Relocation Group is one of the oldest and largest agent for North American Van Lines. Our experienced staff and commitment to customer...

US DOT: 70851

Intra: MTR0189175

MC: 107012

Arpin of Monterey San Francisco

Arpin Van Lines, one of the nation’s leading household goods carriers, celebrates 107 years of continued growth and leadership in the transportation...

US DOT: 49922

MC: 621

Quality Moving Service

Movers Oakland CA, When it's time to move your family or your business, across town or to a new state, trust the skilled movers at Quality Moving Service. For over 20...

US DOT: 70719

Intra: MTR0189753

MC: 087113

United Transportation Moving & Storage

Interstate movement of household goods and personal possessions takes the coordinated effort of professional team. United Transportation Moving and...

US DOT: 1978660

MC: 699570

Upline Moving & Storage

Oakland California moving quotes, If you are looking for first-class, full-service California Movers, Upline Moving will provide you with the best relocation package that California...

US DOT: 1881933

Intra: MTR0191033

MC: 678648

B52 Van Lines

Here at B52 Van Lines we relocate families and businesses on daily basis. By Land, Air, and Sea we can get you moved to your new destination....

US DOT: 2535837

MC: 881764

Troy Transportation

Whether you are looking for a local or a long distance mover, you have come to the right place. Troy Moving and Storage Services will be your final...

Gulf Moving Systems

Oakland CA, Your peace of mind is important to us. That's why we take time to offer so many services. Gulf Moving Systems offers: • Flexible pricing options. We...

US DOT: 716970

Intra: 005203008C

MC: 224537

Moving Pro

Established 20 years ago, Moving Pros USA is a family managed and operated moving company founded by a couple devoted to bringing excellence in the...

US DOT: 1864442

MC: 675888

Situated on the eastern side of the San Francisco Bay, Oakland, California has a lot to offer to people moving here, including the best climate in the U.S. As the eighth largest city in the U.S. with a population over 400,000 residents and counting -- making moving to Oakland a very popular destination.

Economy:
Oakland is a major railroad center as well as a busy shipping port (the fourth largest container port in the U.S.). The most commonly produced products include: glass, chemicals, food, electronics, metal, iron, and various technology products.

Tourism:
Oakland can be reached easily and affordably through the somewhat low-cost Oakland International Airport. Popular attractions include the Oakland Museum of California, the Art Deco Paramount Theater, Chinatown, Jack London Square, and Children's Fairyland. Additional destinations include the Chabot Space and Science Center and the Morcom Rose Garden. Major sports teams include the Oakland Athletics (baseball), and the Oakland Raiders (football), among several other teams in the area.

History:
Oakland was incorporated in 1852 and soon after railroads reached the city. By the 1860's and 1870's the area was a major railroad hub. In the coming years, some of the city was broken off into different towns. In 1906, many people moved to Oakland because of earthquakes and fires in nearby San Francisco. By 1920, Oakland became a major center of metal, shipbuilding, and automotive industries. Oakland was in the general naval shipbuilding industry during World War II which attracted many new workers to the city. After the war, the major industries of the city dried up and many of the more wealthy citizens left the city. This left Oakland in a poor economic state with a lower class of people living there. Many activists groups formed in later years, most notably The Black Panthers. This contributed to the increase in crime in the city and overall declining living conditions. In 1989, the Loma Prieta Earthquake hit Oakland and the Oakland Hills Firestorm hit in 1991; both caused considerable damage.

  • The USS Potomac (FDR's Yacht used while as president) is in Oakland's harbor.
  • In recent years, real estate prices have gone up considerably because of terrific views, efforts to lower crime, and many quality stores and restaurants.
  • Oakland is sometimes defined by two areas: "the flats" and "the hills". The flatter terrain makes up two-thirds of the city and the lower-income citizens, while the hills contain more affluent people.

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