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What Is the Best Time of Year to Move Apartments?

Moving can be a taxing process, especially when cost is an issue. You may be surprised to learn that you can actually save more on movers depending on what season and day you schedule the move. These two factors should be … Read More
"Cross-Country Moving Tips for Apartment Renters

Cross-Country Moving Tips for Apartment Renters

I’m not sure if there is –or will ever be- a fine art to moving since relocating never goes as swimmingly as one hopes for.  Scheduling a move across the country can be quite daunting. However, it too is an … Read More
"Pet Introductions: Tips for Pet Owners Moving in Together

Pet Introductions: Tips for Pet Owners Moving in Together

When a couple decides to live together in an apartment, there is a pretty big checklist of things to accomplish before and even after move-in day. From purging dilapidated furniture to donating duplicate kitchen appliances, partners who live together have … Read More
"Finding the Right Veterinarian for Your Pet

Finding the Right Veterinarian for Your Pet

Your pet is family and you want them to have a healthy and happy life. The well-being of your furry-companion is important to you, and finding a qualified vet will give you peace-of-mind knowing that your pet’s health is in … Read More
"How to Score Free Moving Boxes

How to Score Free Moving Boxes

Moving can be draining on your wallet. After all the initial deposits on your new place, factoring in the costs of movers, and utility bills, it’s normal to feel overwhelmed and stressed about the moving process and its associated fees. … Read More
"Intent to Vacate Letter Template

Intent to Vacate Letter Template

So, you plan on moving out? Before you begin packing and scheduling movers, be sure to inform your landlord or property manager of your plans to leave. Giving an intent to vacate letter should always be done in writing, so … Read More
"Big City Budgeting Tips for Young Adults and College Graduates

Big City Budgeting Tips for Young Adults and College Graduates

You’ve just accepted a full time employment offer with a great company and you’re beyond delighted to start the next chapter of your life in the big city. You have a long pre-moving to-do list including finding an apartment, packing … Read More
"Tools To Help You Land An Awesome Apartment

Tools To Help You Land An Awesome Apartment

Are you tossing around the idea of looking for a new apartment? Well listen up! If you are seriously considering signing a new lease elsewhere, there are some important factors of moving when searching for your new home. One of … Read More
"Preparing to Move From a House to an Apartment – Downsizing Tips

Preparing to Move From a House to an Apartment – Downsizing Tips

Whether you’re aiming to save money or you’re looking to simplify your life, there are countless reasons why you’re currently preparing to move from a house to an apartment. You might be freaking out, because you’re losing a sizable amount … Read More
"Preparing to Move Out From Your Old Apartment

Preparing to Move Out From Your Old Apartment

Preparing to move can be a taxing process for anyone, but if you start the planning long before your actual move, the transition can be quite easy. Trying to do everything on moving day is the worst thing you can … Read More
"Must-Have Checklist for Moving Across the Country

Must-Have Checklist for Moving Across the Country

Moving is a daunting task, and when you’re moving across the country, you definitely have to be organized if you want a smooth and enjoyable transition. We got you covered with the following must-have checklist for moving across the country: … Read More
"10 Things You Need to Know About Living Alone

10 Things You Need to Know About Living Alone

Whether you are a recent college grad, are leaving straight from your parent’s place, or have always had a roommate (or two), you find yourself poised on the edge of that ultimate leap into independence: living alone. Are you ready? … Read More
"How to Keep Your Pet Safe During a Long-Distance Move

How to Keep Your Pet Safe During a Long-Distance Move

Every once in a while, a story will pop up on a news feed or television that makes pet parents shudder: A dog’s crate accidentally opens as he is being loaded onto a plane, and the dog goes missing. A … Read More
"Apartment Cleaning Checklist for Move Out Day

Apartment Cleaning Checklist for Move Out Day

Moving is the beginning of a new chapter in your life. But before you can settle in, you have to cut ties completely with your old apartment. Getting your deposit back is the last step in moving out, and this … Read More
"Moving Impossible: Fitness Equipment

Moving Impossible: Fitness Equipment

Perhaps you just couldn’t resist that late-night infomercial pushing the “latest and greatest” in home fitness. Or maybe a friend was using his treadmill as a clothing rack and decided to give it to you. Or maybe you are a … Read More
"Your After-the-Move Checklist

Your After-the-Move Checklist

You were organized (and calm!) during your move into a new apartment! You had all the right supplies, you packed and labeled your boxes, you made lists, you dealt with utilities…whew! Aren’t you glad that’s over? Not so fast – … Read More
"The Apartment-Renting Survival Guide

The Apartment-Renting Survival Guide

1. Know Your Budget! Sure, that trendy luxury high-rise in the heart of the city is gorgeous. Yes, they have so many perks and amenities it’s enough to make you never want to leave your apartment building, but can you … Read More
"Moving Impossible: Waterbeds

Moving Impossible: Waterbeds

When you purchased your waterbed, you probably didn’t consider the day when you’d have to move it. Now, surrounded by moving boxes and packing peanuts, you’re staring at your waterbed and wondering … now what? First, if you are moving … Read More
"5 Moving Tips To Simplify Your Life

5 Moving Tips To Simplify Your Life

It’s almost a given that during any move, there’s bound to be certain unaccounted-for details that are lingering on the sidelines, waiting patiently to devour your emotions and well-planned budget. Sure, accounting for everything can be difficult, but to help … Read More
"Moving Impossible: Pianos

Moving Impossible: Pianos

They’re heavy, they’re awkward, and they are easily damaged – all of which puts pianos on the “moving impossible” list. Pianos range from the small spinet piano – usually about 300 pounds – to the beauties known as concert grand … Read More