Category: Moving Advice

The Differences in Preparing for a Local vs. Long-Distance Move

A substantial amount of time, planning, and energy is required when preparing for a move whether it’s just down the street or you’re crossing an ocean. It’s important to remember, however, that not all moves are created equal. There are significant differences to consider between getting ready for a local or a long-distance move. The… Read more »

The Best Advice for Settling into a New City

The prospect of picking up and starting over in a new city is simultaneously invigorating and terrifying! On the one hand, you’re leaving behind everyone you know and love, your favorite places to eat, shop, and hangout, and completely altering your routine in ways you can’t anticipate. On the other hand, you’re heading toward wide-open… Read more »

Tips for Combining Your Space with Your Significant Other’s

As a relationship progresses, moving in together is a natural and exciting step to take! It takes time and careful consideration to reach a point where you’re both ready, so once you make the decision you might want to rush into creating your home as soon as possible—that’s totally understandable! But before you dive in,… Read more »

How to Avoid Injury on Moving Day

Let’s face it, moving is rough on your nerves—but if you’re not careful, it can be rough on your joints, too. Even something as simple as packing a box full of heavy things can cause undue stress to your body. You might be surprised to learn that many people end up with lasting joint and… Read more »

Tips for Staying Healthy During a Move

Let’s face it: moving is a huge disruption to your normal schedule. You’re spending your nights and weekends packing, preparing, and putting last-minute things away before the move. After you’re in your new place, it’ll probably take you a week or two to be fully unpacked. Even then, you’ll be spending lots of time getting… Read more »

Selling Your Home This Winter? Follow These Tips

Selling Your Home This Winter? Follow These Tips

We recently wrote a blog about selling a home in the fall, now it only seems fair to talk about selling a home in the winter! One of the most pervasive real estate myths is that homes will sell faster in the spring and summer—in the sellers’ market that we currently have, this is simply… Read more »

How You Can Keep Your New Home Safe From Crime

How You Can Keep Your New Home Safe From Crime

When you move, it can be easy to lose focus on securing your new home; however, making your home safe should be a top priority since home burglaries happen more than we think, even in the best of neighborhoods. Take advantage of these great home security tips for improving the safety of your new house…. Read more »