Charlotte NC Relocation Services

Charlotte Relocation Services

Here to Help

Relocating to a new city can be life-altering for many people. The goal of our Relocation Team is to minimize stress as you prepare to relocate into or out of Charlotte. Let us set your mind at ease as we list and sell your existing home or help you find the perfect new home in the Queen City. We will provide you with a wide array of resources to help you make a well-informed decision.

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Relocation For

Individuals & Families

Whether you're looking for your forever home or just temporary digs, we love helping newcomers find and get settled at their new address. And our services don't end there – we will help you locate your new favorite new coffee shop, your go-to restaurant, dog groomer or physician. And if you need help selling a home in another location, we can help with that too! As a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, we have close relationships with respected real estate agencies and Realtors across the nation and around the globe. Our affiliation with this network allows Cottingham Chalk agents to provide our Charlotte clients with global service! 

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Talent Acquisition

& Recruiting

Do you need someone to help convince your candidate to accept your offer and move to Charlotte? Corporations count on us to provide personalized area tours designed to get your high profile candidates excited about living in Charlotte and working for you! You find the talent and we’ll “sell” them on life in the Queen City and beyond!

Relocation For


We work with many of Charlotte’s largest employers when they relocate employees into or out of our area. It’s important that all transferees feel their needs are being met, so we interview them personally to assess their needs and then we select an experienced relocation-certified agent to assist them. Our team works diligently to ensure that every relocation is handled in the most professional manner. And we are qualified to work with relocation management companies (RMCs) throughout the U.S. Let our experienced Relocation Team assist with your next corporate move.

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Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) is the home of the world’s market-leading independent residential brokerages in 70 countries, with 550 member firms and 150,000 sales associates producing 1.3 million global transactions. This invitation-only network is based on the unparalleled performance and trusted relationships that result in exceptional client experiences.

Luxury Portfolio International is the industry leader when it comes to marketing luxury properties. It is our partnership with this network that allows Cottingham Chalk to advertise your luxury listings both on a local and global level.

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LeadingRE Heroes is a real estate program created as a special thank you to our community heroes. It is offered by top independent real estate companies who are experts in their local markets. If you are buying or selling a home, our agents have the experience and reputation to deliver superior real estate service and special rewards. 

Meet Our

Relocation Team

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Suzanne Lail, CRP Relocation Director

Suzanne has been with Cottingham Chalk since 2001 and brings over 30 years of real estate experience to her position as Relocation Director. She holds a Certified Relocation Professional® designation which demonstrates her commitment to being at the top of her profession. Her responsibilities include developing and managing relationships with corporations and relocation management companies, counseling transferees, training our team of relocation agents, and seeking new business opportunities for the department. Suzanne is an active member of the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council® (WERC), Relocation Directors Council® (RDC) and past President of the Charlotte Metro Area Relocation Council (CMARC). She is a licensed broker in North and South Carolina.

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Melissa Alatsis, LRS Relocation Coordinator

Melissa joined the Cottingham Chalk team in 2019, bringing with her many years of experience in marketing, program development and client services to the department. As Relocation Coordinator, she is primarily responsible for managing and growing our broker-to-broker business and is involved daily with assessing the needs of corporate transferees. Having relocated to the Charlotte area in 2009, Melissa knows first-hand how exciting a move to our beautiful city can be. With her attention to detail and eagerness to assist, you can be certain that your relocation will be handled in the most professional manner. She is a licensed broker in North Carolina.

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