You’re moving! You’re looking forward to a new neighborhood, the change in pace, and different acquaintances. Most of all, you’re excited for the adventure that moving presents. You’re just about ready to move, and you’ve got the details all worked out. But the forecast for move-in day isn’t looking so… Continue reading.
A move out of state presents huge opportunities, from new jobs to new sights. But as you look forward to your impending move, you realize distance puts you at a disadvantage: you may not be able to apartment hunt in person due to your means or schedule. But finding an… Continue reading.
It’s fun to meet new people, see new places, and have new experiences during your college years. However, when you find a new apartment, you’ll have to learn how to live with other people you don’t know very well. So the process of moving to the third floor of a… Continue reading.
Involvement in local organizations is one of the best ways to become part of a new community after you move. If you live like nearly 80% of all Americans, your religious group represents one of the most vital components in this organization-based assimilation. But when you move, whether you go… Continue reading.
Before you go, you must coordinate with your moving company, realtor or property manager, and utility companies. And once you get there, you spend some time finding the nearest grocery stores, checking out local attractions, and settling in to work or school. With all this busyness, many people forget to… Continue reading.
Moving from a chilly climate to a warmer climate during the summer takes some preparation, especially if you’ve never lived in a hot climate before. The temperate summers and snowy winters will soon give way to blazing hot summers and mild winters, and depending on where you live, you may… Continue reading.
You’ve spent years cultivating your fish pond. You chose the perfect koi to fill it and you’ve carefully tended them through the cold and the heat. So what do you do with your fish when it’s time for a move? You can’t imagine leaving them behind, but how do you… Continue reading.
When you got engaged, you felt elated and ecstatic. Nothing could take away the joy you felt as your beloved popped the question and you said “yes.” As you’ve worked on the wedding details, you’ve established a few concrete ideas. You know exactly what music will play, where the reception… Continue reading.
There are countless reasons to move to the Pacific Northwest, from the major companies based in the region (like Boeing, Amazon, Microsoft, and Costco) to the unique scenery you won’t find anywhere else in the world. But if you’re used to a dry Southwestern climate or the flat rolling fields… Continue reading.