Time To Relocate
Moving is challenging, but you can do this!!
Moving from one home, city or state to a new one can become a taxing time for even the most prepared individual. There are so many things to consider when it comes time to relocate. Where will you live? How far do you want to commute from your new place? Will the schools be the best for your children? How close will you be to restaurants and entertainment? While you may not have all the smaller details hammered out yet, if you are looking to relocate there are a few things to do to keep yourself from becoming overwhelmed.
- Do your research!
The minute you know you will be moving, get your research on! Start with the general area you will be moving to. Check out real estate websites to get an idea of what the housing prices are. Get in touch with a real estate agent and ask a lot of questions. While you can get useful information from the internet, nothing beats the practical, neighborhood and real estate knowledge a good agent possesses.
- Get Your Move arranged early
You know the dates you need to be at your new place and you’ve planned how long it will take you to get there (this is especially important if it’s an interstate move). Now you need to arrange moving of your valuables. Shop around and find the best deals and most reliable moving companies, or truck rentals if you are moving yourself, and schedule as soon as possible to ensure you will have the help and/or transport you will need when you need it.
- Start Small When You Pack
Packing all your belongings can be overwhelming so set smaller goals to start. Work around the edges of each room, packing the least needed items first. Keep it to one room at a time to avoid feeling frustrated by the amount of work to do. Make sure to keep a box ready for donation items. This will lessen the amount you must move and help others as well.
Relocation can be a new, scary and wonderful adventure. With some planning and effort, you will be ready to get to your new location and enjoy this new chapter in your life.
Remember...You Got This!
Patricia Love is a real estate agent MATCHMAKER for buyers and sellers moving across the street or nationwide, this Complimentary service not only finds you the best agent in YOUR area for your particular wants and needs, she also provides priceless Real Estate tools, strategies and support throughout your move. If you are moving, contact her first, she will take the stress out of a difficult transition! Patricia@RahRahRealEstate.Love
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