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Moving During the Holidays

By | 2017-11-29T09:54:05+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Moving Tips|

The holidays are a jolly time of the year—one that we love to spend with family and friends and use to relax and reflect on the year. They are also a hectic time, with all the shopping, cooking, coordinating, traveling and what not. And if you have to move, the added stress can wreak havoc [...]

Seven Positive Aspects of Moving

By | 2017-11-21T16:24:35+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Moving Tips|

The idea of moving makes many people feel stressed. After all, it is a lot of work to relocate an entire household, adjust to a new place, and get oneself and the family settled in new environs. We often think about and try to address ways to overcome all the factors that will be stressful [...]

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City vs. The Suburbs, A Guide for Parents

By | 2017-11-21T09:51:04+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|NYC Tips|

Staying in the city or moving to the greener pastures of the burbs is a never-ending debate for many New York City parents. Real estate in the city is undoubtedly expensive, leaving most parents with limited options in terms of providing a lot of living space for their kids. Furthermore, school options can be more [...]

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Moving Tips for Single Parents

By | 2017-11-17T11:54:52+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Moving Tips|

There are fewer joys in life than being a parent. However, the task of parenting, while enormously gratifying, is also a lot of work, especially for those going it alone. Add to that a relocation and things quickly become very trying.  But like all things in life, planning helps immensely. So, for those super moms [...]

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Gift Ideas for the Newly Moved

By | 2017-10-15T13:36:12+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Decorating Tips|

New Yorkers are always on the move—both when it comes to their day-to-day tasks and when it comes to their home. Rent and purchase prices are often on the rise, forcing many to relocate often. Sometimes, it’s big moves such as heading from the concrete jungle of the city to the quiet of the suburbs [...]

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Checklist for Moving House

By | 2017-10-14T13:25:30+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Moving Tips|

There are a lot of moving parts to relocating—from the planning stages to the actual move to post-move tasks. And often we get overwhelmed and miss important steps in the process, causing headaches and making more work for ourselves. One way to make sure we stay on schedule and on task, is to have a [...]

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Moving: DIY vs. Hiring Pros?

By | 2017-10-21T10:07:56+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Moving Tips|

There are a lot of decisions that come with relocation. You need to find a suitable relator, a home that works for you and anyone else moving with you, choose a moving date, what to take to the new residence, and much more. Among these decisions is the one that relates to the actual move— [...]

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Overseas Moving: A Guide

By | 2017-09-27T10:39:20+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Moving Tips|

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

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How to Pick the Perfect Mattress

By | 2017-09-28T11:21:44+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Decorating Tips|

You’ve moved into your New York City apartment and decided it’s time for new furniture. One item to get rid of is 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 [...]

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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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