The city was founded in 1938 by Flora Mae Statler, who named it Surprise as she “would be surprised if the town ever amounted to much”. Surprise officials previously thought the city was founded by Statler’s husband, real estate developer and state legislator Homer C. Ludden, but in 2010 property records were discovered which listed Statler owning the land before she met Ludden. Tens of thousands of retirees began moving to the area at a higher rate in the 1990s and 2000s. Since 2008 Muscular Moving Men has been in the area on a weekly basis settling in new residents
Your Surprise, AZ Movers
Planning for a move to Surprise shouldn’t be a surprise! It should be a well-designed, thought-out plan of action that covers all the bases. The team at MMM has solutions for big or small moves and even storage or packing when necessary. Here are a couple of tips and services we provide to get you ready for the big day:
- Purchasing Packing Supplies – Muscular Moving Men will provide free delivery on orders over $100 and the ordering process is very straightforward.
- Transfer Utilities – We offer an in house concierge service that will help you get utilities transferred over to your new home so get the ball rolling early.
- Storage Solutions – Sometimes when you move to a new home, you aren’t quite sure how all of your belongings will fit into the space. If you get to your Surprise home, and you’ve quickly run out of square footage for your stuff, we at Muscular Moving Men offer storage options for the overflow.
What to do in Surprise, AZ
There is lots to do year-round. You can get tickets for Spring Training – watching both the Kansas City Royals and the Texas Rangers duke it out during practice time. You can check out the many nature areas and trials in the community. Surprise is a community you won’t regret moving to. Here are a few destinations to get you started once you are settled in:
- Desert Diamond Casino
- Wildlife World Zoo
- White Tank Mountain Regional Park
Let Muscular Moving Men get you there. We are your Surprise movers with the strength and expertise to tackle any job any time of the year.