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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 [...]

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 [...]

Moving: DIY vs. Hiring Pros?

By | 2017-09-29T10:53:34+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, decide on a moving date, what to take to the new residence and much more. Among these decisions is the one that relates to the actual [...]

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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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Negotiating a Relocation Assistance Package: A Guide

By | 2017-09-28T16:21:07+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 package, which can cost many thousands of dollars, especially if the planned move [...]

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Benefits of Using Professional Movers

By | 2017-09-28T20:38:34+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 may save by doing all the work may 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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