Entries by Kaitlin Madden

Tips for Moving Out of State

Moving can be stressful, cumbersome, and tiring–even when you’re just going across town. But factor in all of the extra logistical issues that come with an out-of-state move, and the entire situation can become downright overwhelming. If even the thought of your out-of-state move is enough to send you running for the liquor cabinet, consider […]

How to find an Apartment in New York City

Finding an apartment in New York City–let alone one that checks all the boxes on your must-have list, and falls within your budget–can be a challenge. The city is known for its sky-high rental prices, which means that anything deemed “affordable” instantly gets a ton of interest from anyone considering a potential move to or […]

Why a Good Moving Service Will Make Your Life Easier

Moving is considered to be one of life’s most stressful events, right behind the death of a loved one and divorce. And it’s not hard to see why. For one, moving causes a major disruption in your normal routine, especially if you have a family and children. There’s new commutes to deal with, possibly new […]

How Far in Advance Should You Book a Moving Company

Like everything else about the rental process in New York City and the tri-state area, finding and securing a great moving service can be competitive — often, the best (and best value) services get booked solid weeks before move-in date rolls around. So how far in advance should you book a moving company to ensure […]

How to Find a Good Moving Service

We’ve all heard the horror stories about movers: companies that are no-shows, lose or damage furniture en route, or worse still, never even show up with your things. So how do you ensure that the moving company you hire is trustworthy, reputable, and careful? It all comes down to doing a little research up front. […]

5 Ways to Make Moving Easier in New York City

Moving is never an easy task, but it can be even harder in a big city like New York, where apartments (and doorways) are often small, streets are packed, and elevators are considered a luxury. However, there are ways to simplify the task and make your move less stressful — it just requires a little […]