Chapter 11: Residential Moves


Section 1: Eligibility

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A residential displacee is entitled to reimbursement for those moving expenses determined by TxDOT to be reasonable and necessary. Methods for determining reimbursement include the following.

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Actual Cost Commercial Move

Reimbursement documented by paid receipts from a professional mover.

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Actual Cost Self-Move

Reimbursement documented by paid receipts for equipment rentals, fuel, etc., and inventory of moved personalty. Additionally, the displacee must provide an itemized certified accounting of the number of hours spent on the move and the claimed hourly wage rate. The hourly wage rate is limited to that claimed by bonded commercial movers for commercial moves of similar property. Residential moves under the self-move option cannot be based on the lower of two bids or estimates.

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Fixed Room Count Schedule

Make reimbursement as described in Fixed Moving Expense Payments and Use of Moving Expense Schedules.

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