Tag: moving

July 19 2018
tiny house

On the Move Again with the Tiny House

The calendar said spring, but Mother Nature disagreed. On the day scheduled to move the tiny house to its new location, snow was falling.  The assembled crew paid no mind to the weather and worked through the snowflakes to get the job done.

We assisted in moving this tiny house before so we were familiar with the process that lay ahead. A tiny house has special considerations like connections for water and electricity,

November 26 2014

Moving with Teens, Part II

Teens in particular will have a tougher time saying goodbye. It’s understandable, since they’ve built a network for themselves that they now have to leave. Sure, they can stay in touch online, but as they realize, it won’t be the same.

One of the best ways to help your teen adjust to the prospect of moving, especially if they’ll no longer be in short driving distance, is to help them say goodbye.

  1. It’s important that your teen has a chance to say goodbye to the special people in her life.
November 21 2014

How to Help Your Teen During a Move – Part 1

It’s been said that moving is the third most stressful life event, behind death and divorce.

That’s quite a powerful statement!

So imagine how a teen, who’s already on an emotional rollercoaster, will possibly feel at the thought of moving on from friends and home.

Helping your teen navigate through these tough emotions can be tricky, but it can also be life-changing in a good way, for all.

Here are ways to help your teen:

  • Explain everything and let your teen know that you want their opinion on the next home.
July 23 2014

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent – for Listing

Most likely, you’ve got quite a number of real estate agents in your town. How do you choose and what are the criteria?

  • For starters, get recommendations from friends or others who have recently moved in your town. Are they friends with these agents or have they worked with them?
  • When you make the phone calls to arrange the interviews, what was your initial feeling when speaking with each agent?