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Overseas Moving: A Guide

By | 2017-08-07T14:27:01+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Moving Tips|

As if moving itself isn’t stressful, some of us have to prepare for relocating overseas. This means an additional layer of stress and anxiety added on to an already hectic time. But moving to a new country can also be very exciting and with a little planning the move can go smoothly and become part [...]

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How to Pick the Perfect Mattress

By | 2017-07-27T10:05:28+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Decorating Tips|

You’ve moved into your New York City apartment and decided it’s time to get rid of your old and saggy mattress and opt for a new one. But how to choose? Mattresses come in a dizzying variety. Once you enter the mattress section of a store, confusion quickly sets in, leaving you wondering how you’ll [...]

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Seven Things to Do with Kids in New York City This Summer

By | 2017-07-24T14:15:02+00:00 July 18th, 2017|NYC Tips|

Moving can be tough on anyone, with all the stress of organizing, packing, actual relocation, and settling in a new environment. Moving with kids can be especially hard on them who had to say goodbye to a home they’ve known and friends they’ve cherished. That’s why, when in a new place, parents should pay special [...]

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Negotiating a Relocation Assistance Package: A Guide

By | 2017-08-04T20:32:03+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Moving Tips|

A new job is nothing short of exciting and chances are if you’ve been offered one, it’s worth packing up your life and moving for it.  But before you say yes to the offer, you might want to think about the relocation, which can cost many thousands of dollars, especially if the planned move is [...]

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Benefits of Using Professional Movers

By | 2017-08-04T20:33:43+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Moving Tips|

There are many benefits to using professional movers. However, some folks are more comfortable with a more DIY approach—an option for those who are hoping to save money. But the few bucks you might save by doing all the work might end up costing you in other ways. Here are some benefits of leaving the [...]

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Moving Alone: How to Survive a New City

By | 2017-08-04T20:35:37+00:00 May 24th, 2017|NYC Tips|

New York City is wonderful, exciting, and intimidating all at the same time. You’ve wanted to get here for a long time and now your moving date is approaching quickly. The details involved in the transition and relocating alone is starting to feel a bit overwhelming. You have many concerns, some of which may include [...]

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Earth-friendly Alternatives to Moving Boxes

By | 2017-05-27T14:05:59+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Moving Tips|

Earth-friendly Alternatives to Moving Boxes Boxes are great for moving—you can purchase the exact number and sizes that you need and carry everything from your old apartment to your new home safely. For some, however, the idea of using cardboard moving boxes and then ditching them is not environmentally sound. If you’re one of those [...]

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Five Things to Remember When Moving

By | 2017-05-28T10:54:43+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Moving Tips|

There are a lot of moving parts to relocation—from purchasing supplies to packing to arranging for movers it’s a frenzied time even for the most organized. That means there are some essential tasks that one might forget about but which are necessary to remember when moving for a successful, stress-free move. Here are five to [...]

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Five Things You Should Have in a Grownup Apartment

By | 2017-05-28T10:39:30+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Decorating Tips|

You’ve landed your first real job and signed the lease for your New York City apartment. You, my friend, are a real grownup now! After you move into your new home, settle down, and receive a few paychecks, you might want to think about getting yourself some quality items. Here are five we suggest having [...]

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Save Money When Moving

By | 2017-05-10T13:18:19+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Moving Tips|

Moving costs can take a toll on one’s wallet—there’s the cost of movers, packing material and time away from work (making money), among others. But there are ways to trim your moving costs. Here are some tips: Scavenge for Boxes It’s nice to walk into a moving supply store and purchase brand new boxes for [...]

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