Moving can be an exciting but stressful time in a person’s life. And the average person moves between 6 – 10 times in their lifetime. Wow, that ‘s a lot of moves. Between those 6 – 10 times of moving, we continuously acquire more and more possessions. So what are the best techniques or moving checklist to get organized and packed for that move? Your next house is waiting.
First, knowing that you and your family own a lot of things will help you understand that moving is a process. And that with any process, there is risk of running into challenges. Keeping your frame of mind flexible will help you make it through the moving process. Here is a moving checklist and more tips on this infographic.
These tips will help you understand what else you can do to manage through your move. Read More
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has conducted some studies that showed us what top cities many baby boomers are moving. These cities are not necessarily where baby boomers are retiring. They are considering these cities to continue working with a lower cost of living and some good weather. Many individuals are not ready to retire. But realize that a lower cost of living can support their final plans for retirement. With a pre retirement city move, boomers can add more to their retirement packages. Boomers also want warm weather locations, which are good for the body as we continue to age. Here are the top five cities that NAR has discovered has many baby boomers moving to prior to their retirement.
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Moving out of one home and into another can seem simple but there are some complexities to moving that require a detail account of activities and items. There are some areas of a move that you need to know about that can help you ensure an organized and positive move. Here are some moving tips to get through a seamless move. Taking a deep dive into what you own, knowing what you need for your next home, understanding how you are going to transport your home’s contents, and what you need when you move in can bring you some serenity before the unpacking begins. Read More
Guest Blogger: Edna Thomson
If your house or flat isn’t big or spacious enough for your family and you have to make the decision whether to remodel it or move to another property, this article will help you make a decision. Both relocating and remodelling has its advantages and disadvantaged so you have to answer yourself some questions before you decide. Measure the pros and cons of relocating and remodeling to decide for yourself which option is better for your case. Read More
Guest Blogger: Heather Roberts
Moving in together with your loved one as a couple can be a really exciting time. But it also carries a good amount of trouble you can get in when it comes to decorations and the need thereof. Where some may imagine a simple solution in terms of decoration such as antique furniture. Others may see a green solution or something else that fits the individual needs and vision of the person in question. Couples may have differing opinions on what is acceptable or desirable for decorations. So you would do well to find ways to work together to find a suitable middle ground. Compromises are key in any relationship, be it friendly or romantic. So you need to consider that ahead of time. The following tips will give you more information you can work with so you can achieve that balance: Read More