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Survey Results: Moving Trends During COVID-19 Pandemic

Not only has COVID-19 changed the landscape of our daily routines, it has also influenced decisions on lifestyle, specifically, where and how we want to live going forward.
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What 2020 Factors Impacted Migration Across the US? Let’s Find out!

Without a doubt, 2020 was a unique year.
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New Home Moving Day Tips

Congratulations on your new home! Moving into a new house can be an exciting time, but it can also bring its share of challenges if you don’t stay organized.
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Planning Tips For Move Out Day

It’s finally here — moving day! You’ve done your due diligence throughout the move process, from decluttering your house to organizing and packing all your belongings.
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Declutter Before Your Move: 3 Complete Tips To Lighten Your Load

Why Should I Declutter Before I Move? Because owning too much “stuff” is not all it’s stacked up to be.
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The Only Moving Supplies List You'll Ever Need

Let’s Get Organized While Sheltering in Place How important is it to have a list of all the supplies you will need for your upcoming move? Critical.
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Top 10 Tips For Moving Safely During COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic is unlike anything our country has ever seen. Information is changing daily, and we all have questions about how to protect ourselves and each other.    If you are planning a move during the COVID-19 outbreak or have already
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Top 20 Reasons to Hire a Professional Mover

Top 20 reasons why hiring professional movers can make your life easier: There’s much more to moving than simply packing up and transporting your household belongings.
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Best Tips for Moving in Winter

While most long distance moves take place during the summer months, if you choose to move in the winter, don’t be afraid of a little chill.
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Ready for Work: 18 to 34-Year-Olds Chose to Move North and East in 2019

One of the most interesting trends from the 2019 United Van Lines’ National Movers Study and reports throughout the year is the hefty migration that’s happening between California and Texas.
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People Moving From California are Choosing Texas as Their Top Destination

One of the most interesting trends from the 2019 United Van Lines’ National Movers Study and reports throughout the year is the hefty migration that’s happening between California and Texas.
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Top States People Moved To and From in 2019

See our list of the top 10 states people moved to and moved from throughout 2019.
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