Guide to Moving to Colorado Springs

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Guide to Moving

We love our city of Colorado Springs and we are so glad you decided to make this gorgeous town your new home! Researching information about a new city can be overwhelming, confusing and stressful. We hope this guide will be helpful as you plan your move here and as you get settled into Colorado Springs.


Chris Clonts, REALTOR- Keller Williams Realty

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The Front Range Home Team helps clients in Colorado turn their real estate dreams into a reality, while simultaneously transforming lives through home ownership. They are excited to service clients in Colorado Springs. Their team of dedicated professionals have the knowledge and expertise of not only the real estate market but the local nuances of the Pikes Peak area and as well as the Old North End Neighborhood. With their partner team booming in the Denver metro area, they have local experts transforming lives from Ft. Collins down to Colorado Springs! If you are looking for a real estate professional, The Front Range Home Team can help you! 

Chris Clonts is a leading member of the Front Range Home Team, servicing the entire Colorado Front Range. He takes a refreshing approach to real estate, using hospitality, creativity and efficiency to accomplish what his clients want and need. Full of ideas and industry expertise, Chris understands that being a great realtor is holistic — sometimes you need to coach, counsel and set expectations in addition to writing or reviewing offers. Chris has hundreds of happy clients, repeat clients, and raving fans. Buying or selling a home is a big deal, and it’s already an emotional process…Chris works WITH and FOR you through every step!

Local Resources

Get Familiar with The Springs


So many adventures await you in our beautiful city of Colorado Springs. This beautiful stretch of the Rocky Mountains offers dozens of area attractions, including trains, museums, parks, a zoo, nearby skiing and more. 

Find Child Care

childcare guide

Our Guide to Child Care in Colorado Springs covers everything from daycare centers and in-home child care to nannies. You will also find valuable resources to help you locate licensed centers in your neighborhood and navigate child care costs.

Burn off Energy

indoor playplace

We know that moving, especially with kids, can be hectic. If you need a break from unpacking, check out these fun indoor playplaces for kids. Some are even great for adults too. You all deserve some time to play. 

Connect with Your Spouse

Date Night Adventure

You’ve worked hard on your move, and now it is time to recharge. There isn’t a better way than a date night, and our city is full of unique options. Check out these 20 local Date Night Adventures!

Dine and Save

Kids Eat Free

Moving is expensive and often includes a lot of eating out until the new kitchen is unpacked! Use this Kids Eat Free Guide to find the best deals around town for eating out with the whole family. Save a few dollars at dinner for the next gallon of paint you need to buy!

Receive Immediate Medical Care

UCHealth Guide

Chances are you don’t yet have your Primary Care Physician or Pediatrician picked out just yet. If you or a family member becomes ill, UCHealth certified Urgent Care Clinics are conveniently located and available to care for you 7 days a week. 

Take a Hike

Hiking Colorado Springs

Hiking in Colorado Springs is a favorite of locals and tourists alike.  We’ve compiled a list of favorite family hiking spots in and near Colorado Springs to make it easy to plan your next outdoor adventure.

Plan Your Weekend

Events Calendar

Get a jumpstart on your weekly planning with our Events Calendar. It is filled with local activities and happenings to keep everyone in your family entertained.  

Helpful Links

Colorado DMV

Where to Apply for your Driver’s License

To apply for your new driver’s license or ID card in Colorado Springs, visit your local driver’s license office

Vehicle Registration

If you recently established Colorado residency, you have 90 days to register your vehicle and obtain Colorado license plates.

The state defines residency as:

  • You own or operate a business within Colorado.
  • You’ve resided in Colorado for 90 days.
  • You work in Colorado.

If you do not register your vehicle within the required 90 days, the state will issue a late fee.

 DMV registration office

New to Colorado info HERE

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