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Helpful Tips When Moving from an Apartment Into a House

Americans dream of home ownership. Typically, individuals transition from their family residence to an apartment, build up savings, and eventually make a down payment on a house. Yet, as young adults venture out independently, many may not be fully aware of all the upkeep needed for a home. These activities become second nature to parents [...]

Helpful Tips When Moving from an Apartment Into a House2024-03-13T15:19:04-04:00

Stretching Your Moving Budget: Tips for Saving Money

Are you getting ready to relocate? If that is the case, consider creating a budget for your upcoming move. Doing so can help you gauge your spending limits better and stay within them. Naturally, moving costs money. Fortunately, there are some practical ways to stretch your moving budget without making significant sacrifices. Plan Your Move [...]

Stretching Your Moving Budget: Tips for Saving Money2024-02-09T18:02:25-05:00

Tips for Managing Move-Out Day

People often plan their moves for weeks, sometimes months, before the date arrives. As you prepare for moving day, there are still important tasks to complete. Let’s look at ways to manage the day to make things easier. 1. Put Essential Boxes Aside Mark your first-night containers. This way, your movers know these boxes, containers, [...]

Tips for Managing Move-Out Day2024-02-09T18:01:47-05:00

Moving Out of a Neighborhood You Love? 5 Ways to Say Goodbye

Moving away from home can be an emotional time, especially if you love where you live. Saying a proper goodbye to the home and neighborhood where you have spent so much time can help you feel ready for the next step in your life. Below are five things you can do to say goodbye to [...]

Moving Out of a Neighborhood You Love? 5 Ways to Say Goodbye2024-02-07T12:20:53-05:00

Decluttering Before Your Move: Tips for Success

Are you looking to reduce the amount of stuff you must transport during your upcoming household move? Or do you just want to start fresh with less clutter in your new place? Regardless, it's a good idea to declutter your belongings before you start packing. You'll be set up for a smoother and less stressful [...]

Decluttering Before Your Move: Tips for Success2023-12-16T17:35:29-05:00

Questions to Ask Moving Companies When Getting Quotes

To avoid surprises on moving day, it’s always a good idea to prepare questions to ask your mover at the time of your estimate. Knowing the right questions will help you identify the right moving company to hire for your residential move. When gathering quotes from different companies to compare movers and make the right [...]

Questions to Ask Moving Companies When Getting Quotes2023-12-16T17:32:59-05:00

Taking Care of Yourself During a Relocation

While moving can be an expected part of life, it can sometimes be challenging emotionally. You may leave your familiar surroundings, social network, or even a house you love. Being mindful of your emotional wellness during the transition is vital when facing a residential move. Check out a few tips to help you manage your [...]

Taking Care of Yourself During a Relocation2023-12-16T17:30:04-05:00

5 Tips for Setting Up Utilities Before a Move

There are many steps to completing a successful residential relocation, and one of those steps involves setting up utilities. Types of utilities that you may need to set up include electricity, gas, water, TV, Internet, phone, and sanitation. Ask your real estate agent or new landlord if you need help determining which utilities to set [...]

5 Tips for Setting Up Utilities Before a Move2023-12-16T17:27:31-05:00

Relocating? Tips for Finding the Best Temporary Housing Solutions

Ideally, every residential move would be from one long-term residence to another. However, the average person moves around 11 or 12 times in their lifetime, and sometimes, people need temporary housing between those moves.  Temporary housing can come in many forms, and finding the right place for your needs and budget can take some prior [...]

Relocating? Tips for Finding the Best Temporary Housing Solutions2023-11-15T16:52:11-05:00