Over 74 million baby boomers are between the ages of 53 and 71, and relocating to a retirement-friendly state has become a priority. No surprise then that the top five magnet states for 2017 also represent extremely popular retirement destinations. These are Florida, Arizona, Texas, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Here’s what makes them so attractive to retirees.
We all know two things about moving: it can be expensive and a lot of work. But you can do one thing prior to that move that will help with both. Declutter early and you will have less to move. You will also pick up space in cabinets and closets, and prevent any moments during unpacking when you discover you can’t fit it all in.
Moving overseas may be exciting, but it also presents some big decisions and transitions in your life. You have many factors to contemplate. If the entire overseas relocation process has not been meticulously planned, your exciting dreams of living abroad may face a few obstacles.
Moving to a big city from a small town by yourself can be a big stressor. If you have traveled a lot, you may already have plenty of experience navigating streets and neighborhoods. If not, you may feel excited and a little intimidated by the new adventure. If your relocation takes you far away from long time family and friends, you may have butterflies about being alone and on your own.
Whether you are moving a senior family member across country, or relocating both parents into a senior community, the process presents many challenges. Frequently, this means a senior parent must move from a beloved home with many cherished memories. As an adult child, you want to ensure that all goes smoothly. Global Van Lines offers you these tips to make things easier.
Moving is stressful for many of us, but for a special needs child, the changes in routine and environment can be especially difficult. It takes some extra planning, but we have compiled a list of tips that can help your child adjust to new surroundings.
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- Posted on 12/06/2017
Going tiny? You may be attracted to the smaller carbon footprints, the charm, the price points, or simply the latest trend. Most tiny homes measure smaller than 400 square feet of interior space, and while most make excellent use of limited space, you will need to get creative and plan ahead.
Selecting a moving company can be a difficult decision, and Global Van Lines understands that. We have come up with a list of information to gather from the companies you research to help you pick the right choice. You can also contact your Global Van Lines Moving Concierge to assist at no charge to you.
Relocating your home can be a big stressor. With so many moving parts and logistics, you could encounter roadblocks at any time. However, moving in autumn can be a better time of year than others. The weather is cooler, and the days are still a bit longer than the dead of winter. Here are a few tips to moving in fall.