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What to Know Before Moving to Chicago

So, you’re moving to Chicago. Whether it be for work or pleasure, there are many great features this beautiful city has to offer. But keep in mind that like all cities, Chicago is not perfect; it will have its advantages as well as disadvantages. So, it’s important to know what you will be moving into beforehand to avoid unexpected surprises when you get there. In a nutshell, if you love diversity, exploring different cultures, sports, and art, but don’t mind the cold, this city is the one for you. Here are some more tips on what to know before moving to Chicago. 1. Get used to the ColdEven if you are from the Midwest, Chicago winters can be more brutal than you expect. They surely don’t call it the Windy City for nothing, so in addition to sub-zero temperatures in January, nothing will scream cold with the burst of wind coming from all directions. You will also find yourself missing the sun after leaving work, making it feel later earlier in the day. Despite many indoor and winter ac…