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tips for packing, labeling, moving

Your Guide to Simplifying the Moving Process

Posted on 2014-06-03

Let’s face it.  Moving can be anything but enjoyable.  Spending endless amounts of time organizing, labeling and packing can be a truly daunting task that induces a lot of stress in people.  But the fact of the matter is, the moving process doesn’t have to become the horror you may think.  There are many strategies […]

Tips on Unpacking – What to Do When You Reach Your Destination

Posted on 2014-02-05

It’s no secret that moving can be a stressful time, and any way to minimize that stress is definitely welcome. When you plan a big move most of the attention is focused on packing up your belongings, hiring a moving van, and getting everything and everyone safely to your new home. But what do you […]

Moving On a Budget? Tips for Saving Money When Moving

Posted on 2014-01-28

If there’s one thing everyone can agree on, it’s that moving can be an ordeal. There’s no getting around it. Whether you’re moving across town or across the country, moving is time consuming and stressful, and more often than not it always costs more than you thought it would. However, there are ways to avoid […]

Build Local, Build Michigan

Posted on 2013-12-19

As the U.S. housing market continues it’s recovery and millions of Americans find themselves searching for a new home, it’s likely few people realize the effect their potential purchase will have on the overall economy. Earlier this year, Coldwell Banker Realtors noted via Twitter that for every two houses sold, 1 job is created. For […]

Detroit Skyline at Night

Heading to The Motor City? Some Tips for Moving to Detroit, MI

Posted on 2013-12-05

Detroit, Michigan is one of the most historic cities in the United States. Home to the US automotive industry and birthplace of the Motown Sound, Detroit has had a long and storied history. While it may have taken a few knocks over the years, you just can’t keep the Motor City down. With a renewed […]

View of St Louis from Busch Stadium

Moving to St. Louis – The Gateway to a New Future

Posted on 2013-11-19

St. Louis is one of the most diverse cities in the United States, with a rich history stretching back more than a quarter of a century. Like many American cities, St. Louis passed through a period of urban decline towards the end of the 20th century, with families leaving the city in search of fresh […]

boxes on moving day

Preparing Yourself and Your Home for Moving Day

Posted on 2013-11-06

Moving house is both exciting and frustrating. You’re setting off on a new adventure, moving to a new community and starting a new chapter of your life. Still, you’re leaving a home and a community that you know well, which can be stressful and even a bit frightening. With such a mix of emotions it […]