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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Pros and Cons—Which Story Should You Live on?

In almost any situation, there are going to be pros and cons, and that includes the apartment you live in. Common complaints about apartment living include bad roommates, noisy neighbors, and too many stairs. Depending on what’s most important to...

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Roommate Moving Out Early? Now What?

Don’t fret if your roommate is moving out of the apartment early. It’s not you, it’s probably them. People move out early for all sorts of reasons like: job transfers/relocation, can’t afford the rent, personal issues, etc. If you were...

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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...