After the Move: How to Protect a Vacant Home

Sometimes there’s a gap between when you sell your old home and moveinto your new one. In that time, which could be several weeks, how do you know your new vacant home will be OK? Lots of things can happen to vacant homes, from burglaries to fires to flooding. The statistics are real: According to […]


Challenges of Moving: House to Condo

If you’re planning to downsize from a house to a condo, you know you’ll have to purge a lot of stuff before making the move. You’ll have to make some tough decisions about what stays and what goes, but it’s something you just have to do because you can’t take it all with you. You […]


4 Reasons People are Moving to Houston

Contemplating a move to Houston? You’re in good company. It seems as though 2.3 million other people think it’s pretty great, too. It happens to be the fourth largest city in the country, growing nearly 11 percent in the last decade. Estimates expect Houston to see yet another population surge between now and 2029 of […]


10 Questions to Ask When Buying a Home With Kids

House hunting is time-consuming and stressful enough without adding kids to the mix. Whether your child is a new toddler or a 16-year-old, there are many considerations that come into play when buying a home with children. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to ensure the buying experience is more efficient without wasting hours […]


Declutter Your Garage in 4 Steps

Most people have that one room where clutter seems to accumulate. For many people, that room is the garage. It’s easy to cram stuff in there because, well, “out of sight, out of mind”! Looking to move but need to get the junk out of your garage first? Here’s a tried and true way to […]


How to Pack For a Move in Just Three Days

Are you moving but pressed for time? It can be very stressful to face packing for a move when you only have a few days to do it. The key here will be organization and effective processes. Check out these fast packing tips that will help you organize and pack up your entire home in […]


6 Rookie Moving Mistakes to Avoid

Is this your first residential move? Take heart: with the proper planning, you can ensure your move goes smoothly from start to finish. But even with the best laid plans, things can go wrong. Plus, there are many common traps out there you can easily fall into – especially if you are a rookie at […]