Category: Moving Advice

Looking for moving and packing tips to make your move to your next apartment simple and easy? We’ve got you covered.

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Who Do You Tell You’re Moving?

Moving to a new apartment can be stressful to begin with, but when it comes down to who to tell? That’s like a part time job of filling out papers, files, forms in order to change your address. It’s a...

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Tips on How to Move Out on Your Own

Have no one to help you move to your new place? Here are some tips on how to successfully move out of your apartment all by yourself.   Money Before you even think about moving out, ask yourself: “Am I...

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Relocating from Maryland into DC Proper

Maryland is very close to Washington, D.C. so it is an easy move between the two places. However, if you’re moving from Maryland to DC you should be aware of these things. Over the past few years, Washington D.C. has changed...

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How to Rent an Apartment When You’re Across the Country

Millions of families move across the country every year. Although moving to an entirely new place can be an exciting adventure, the thought can also be scary and stressful. From my experience, apartment hunting can also be more difficult when you’re...

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Should You Get Insurance On Your Rental Truck?

When moving to a new home, three options are usually available: hiring a full-service moving company, using truck rental services, or making use of your own vehicle. Using your own vehicle is difficult if not impossible for long-distance moves, and...

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Moving from D.C. to Virginia

While Washington, D.C. is a fun and exciting city to live in, it may not be the best place to raise a family. Or, for many it’s too hectic and expensive. Northern Virginia is home to a wide variety of suburbs...

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How to Give Notice When Moving

Giving notice is very important when you are moving, and with enough time given, you should be able to move easily without having any problems with your landlord. Failure to give enough notice can result in having to forfeit your security...

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Moving from Virginia to Maryland

Virginia is a popular state because of its rich culture and good environment but its neighboring state, Maryland, is also a nice place to live. If you are moving between the two, here are some things you should consider and...

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Prepping and Painting Your Apartment

In order to paint your apartment with ease there are certain preparation steps you should take. If you are organized in what you are doing your budget and time won’t be a problem. Here are some basic guidelines to help you...