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Moving Horror Stories

Nancy Mann Jackson
Moving to a new home can be both exciting and stressful, especially if you haven't moved in quite some time. As you start the process, it can be helpful to learn a few moving tricks and tips. But, even when you plan and prepare... Continue

Best and Worst States to Sell a Home in 2019

Nancy Mann Jackson
In recent years, home sellers have had an advantage in many markets, with low inventory, increases in buyer demand, and surging home prices. But the U.S. housing market is expected to calm down during 2019. Home sales are... Continue

How Much Should You Save to Move?

Johnna Kaplan
Most people feel a little overwhelmed at the very thought of moving to a new home. Between packing, figuring out logistics, and making decisions about everything from hiring and tipping movers to decluttering your possessions, it's... Continue

How Much Do I Tip a Mover?

Johnna Kaplan
The first time you cram your car with cardboard boxes and spend the day lugging everything you own up five flights of stairs, it's sort of fun. But after you've moved yourself a few times, you start to think about how nice it might be to... Continue

Where Can I Find Boxes for Moving?

Johnna Kaplan
At The Extra Mile, we know moving can be stressful. For some, it's one of the most complex operations they'll ever have to coordinate; and even if you've relocated many times, gearing up to move again can feel daunting. Partly, this is... Continue

Where Do I Start Packing for a Move?

Johnna Kaplan
Even when they're positive experiences overall, major life changes, like moving into a new home, can be overwhelming. Just the thought of getting all that stuff into all those cardboard boxes and coordinating all the little details of... Continue

The 70 Best Moving Tips

Johnna Kaplan
If you're one of those people packing up your entire life and heading someplace new, you might be feeling overwhelmed at the thought of juggling all the moving pieces (pun intended) of... Continue

Renting after Home Owning: A Pros and Cons List

Michele Lerner
The “rent or own" decision isn't just a conundrum for millennials: A growing number of baby boomers and retirees are choosing to rent rather than own. In fact, according to a report by iProperty Management, nearly one-third of renters... Continue

The Homebuyer’s Ultimate Home Inspection Checklist

Michele Lerner
While a home inspection isn't required for all buyers, this essential step in making a smart decision about your next home is highly recommended. An experienced, reputable home inspector can help you tell the difference between a home in... Continue