How to Announce Your Move

Moving–especially long distance–is an exciting time in your life; one that can affect those closest to you. After all of the major details of your move have been decided and set in stone, it’s time to tell your friends, family, and co-workers. Here are some tips on how to announce your move! Do’s and Dont’s […]

Moving to Mesa, AZ

Located east of Phoenix and just southeast of Scottsdale, the city of Mesa is a vibrant one with hot summers and famously perfect winter weather. There’s plenty to do if you are planning on moving to Mesa, so follow these helpful tips before your desert adventure! Economy Mesa’s top industries include healthcare, aerospace/aviation, education, technology, […]

How to Use Redfin to Buy a Home

In today’s real estate market, having the right online resource is just as important as having the right agent. The number of homes for sale has been at historic lows, which means prospective home buyers have to stay connected and well informed to be competitive. So how does the right real estate website make you […]

The 5 Types of Neighbors

As you drive your moving truck to your new neighborhood, you may be greeted with friendly waves, a helping hand, or even some baked goods! From condos to apartments to houses, neighbors of all kinds exist– and like your family, you cannot pick them. The people we call our neighbors contribute to our day to […]

Keeping Your Cat Calm on Moving Day

Cats and road trips don’t often mesh well.  Unlike dogs–who gleefully leap into the car and enjoy sticking their head out the window and smile along the way–cats are leerier when it comes to getting in a small carrier and feeling the car drive over bumps or turns. That’s why it’s important to ensure your feline […]

Moving Into Your First House

Moving into your first house is a major milestone in your adult life; a momentous occasion that marks the end of one chapter and the beginning of the next. For many, owning a Forever Home is the ultimate goal in life. Whether you’re simply renting, buying temporarily or planning on building a lifetime worth of […]

Moving to Oklahoma City

If you’re planning on moving to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, you are in for a vibrant city with plenty to do! Nicknamed “The Big Friendly,” this city lives up to the hype and offers desirable weather, fun-filled activities and exquisite museums, and variety for food and drink! Check out these tips if you are planning a […]

How Not to Move

Have you ever seen that car driving down the road with stuff piled high into the sky and think “I would never move like that.” I know I have. That being said, Every time I move I pile my stuff high to the ceiling in my moving truck and think. “I truly am a master […]

How to Get Your Security Deposit Back

As you get ready to move into a new apartment or rental, you will need to put down a security deposit. This deposit can be a full month or even two month’s rent, along with a cleaning deposit! Let’s face it — that’s a lot of money to just throw away. Thankfully there are some […]

Total Weight You Can Haul in a Moving Truck

Depending on what stage you’re at in life, you may have a lot of things to haul in your upcoming move. The question for some may be, “Should I rent a moving truck for all my stuff, or will my friend’s van work?” While for others the answer to that is obvious, and the real mystery is […]

21 Tips For An Easy Move

Moving Day… Two words that can leave any novice mover with dread. Moving from your previous home to your new abode can seem like an overwhelming challenge. Leave the nervousness and days of stress behind with preparation, packing, and then perform. Take the mayhem out of moving with these tips that will make any do-it-yourself […]

Renting a Pickup Truck Vs. Cargo Van

Let’s face it — Not all moves require a large moving truck. Even if that may have been your first choice, with a higher overhead clearance, some locations simply won’t allow for one. So now that you’ve made your decision to go for a smaller rental, how are you supposed to decide between renting a […]