Summer has long been the peak season to move. An estimated 70% of moves in the US happen between Memorial Day and Labor Day when the weather tends to be more conducive for transportation and school and work schedules are more relaxed. Additionally, many landlords set their leases to expire on June 30 or July 31, another contributor to the summertime surge. However, so many people moving during the summer can drive costs up, especially in the age of the pandemic moving boom.
If you’re one of the millions of Americans moving during the summer, we’ve compiled some of our best moving tips for navigating peak season – without breaking the bank. Continue reading “5 Money-Saving Summer Moving Tips”
If the turmoil of the COVID-19 pandemic has you re-thinking your living situation, you’re not alone. Many are opting to make a fresh start, with some turning to lifestyle apartments in Jersey City, NJ. Among the convenient and sometimes posh amenities, such as on-site maintenance, coworking spaces, and children’s play areas, the relatively flexible nature of apartment living is often the most appealing factor in times of flux.
In this post, we’re uncovering pandemic-related research and trends to understand why many people are moving amid COVID-19. We’ll also explain how self-storage in Jersey City can ease your transition to lifestyle apartments in Jersey City, NJ, or elsewhere.
Continue reading “If You’re Moving to Lifestyle Apartments in Jersey City, NJ, Don’t Toss Your Extras!”
Jersey City is a city of renters, with nearly three-quarters of the city’s residents living in rental properties. And like many renters, that means struggling to find a place to keep your stuff.
Maybe you’ve just downsized from a house to an apartment. Or maybe you’re a long-time apartment dweller who can’t afford to find a larger space.
Whatever the case, renting a Jersey City storage unit can make apartment living much easier.
Continue reading “Moving into a New Apartment in Jersey City? Consider Self-Storage.”
They say that moving is stressful.
But for some people, packing up all your stuff and starting over in a new city crosses over the border of stressful to feelings that are closer to traumatic.
Throw in switching from a small town to a larger city, and things can feel even more overwhelming. Continue reading “Life in the Big City: How to Survive Your Move”