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How to Downsize When Moving Into a New Home

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by John Dawson of North American Van Lines about how to downsize when moving into a new home.   Do you have an abundance of old things cluttering up the closets and storage in your home?… Read More

11 Questions You Shouldn’t Be Afraid To Ask Your Movers

Moving is stressful - there is no denying that! For many people, packing up and relocating their house ranks as one of the most stressful life changes. From the logistical challenge of organizing belongings (without misplacing the car keys, the… Read More

6 Ways to Prepare for Professional Movers

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post from T-Square Real Estate Services, a local property management company located in Seattle, about preparing for professional movers. Even though finding a rental property in Seattle can be tasking and units are expensive, the city is… Read More

How to Manage Your Long Distance Move

Long distance moving is much more complicated than moving across town. Here’s what you need to know before your journey. 1. Book your move at least six weeks in advance. This will give you plenty of time to secure a reservation… Read More

7 Key Home Buying and Selling Tips from a Realtor

We recently spoke with Boston-based Realtor Ryan Poitras of EPlace Inc. about how to make buying and selling your home as seamless as possible. Here are his top seven tips: 1. Wait to Spend Money on Large Purchases Even after… Read More

7 Key Mortgage Tips from a Broker

We recently spoke with Kevin Kuechler, a senior loan officer from Guaranteed Rate, about how to solve common obstacles in the mortgage process. Here are his top tips to make the buying and selling process easier. Keep an eye on… Read More

Your Stress-Free Moving Timeline

When it comes to planning your move, there is so much to prepare and organize. It can be easy to let some details slip your mind, but we want to help you make sure nothing is left behind. Here's an… Read More

How to Help Your Parents Decide to Move or Downsize

It’s the necessary conversation almost every adult child dreads: talking to mom and dad about moving. Maybe your parents are getting older and want to maintain a smaller space. Maybe they’re having trouble functioning, and need to relocate to an… Read More

How to Declutter Before Moving

Want to save money on moving costs? Instead of stuffing your dreaded clutter in a box, sort through it, donate it or get rid of it! Moving is prime time to start fresh. Farewell, business suits you haven’t worn since the… Read More

How to Make Moving Easier for Children

Moving is stressful for both adults and children, whether you’re relocating across town or across the country. Young children might idealize their old house and get emotional about leaving it, and teenagers might become moody during the transition. Boston-based parenting… Read More