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Moving in NYC: Staten Island Neighborhoods

New York City New York State

by PODS Posted on March 12, 2020

If you’re looking for access to New York experiences, but with more breathing room, Staten Island might be the right place for you. Check out our guide to this suburban borough’s neighborhoods to find the right fit for you.

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NYC Moving Guide: Moving to Long Island City in Queens

New York City New York State

by PODS Posted on March 5, 2020

On the western edge of Queens, Long Island City — or LIC, as the locals call it — is just a stone’s throw from midtown Manhattan, but boasts lower rents and a less chaotic pace. Want to learn more? Read our guide to moving to Long Island City, Queens.

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NYC Moving Guide: All about Moving to Hoboken, New Jersey

New Jersey New York City

by PODS Posted on February 27, 2020

At some point, many New Yorkers get tired of shelling out big bucks for a tiny studio in a crowded building and start thinking about moving out of the city. One option that’s been gaining in popularity among those looking to live in an NYC suburb and keep working in Manhattan is Hoboken, New Jersey. Always wondered what Hoboken is really like? Read our guide to find out.

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7 DIY Home Improvement Projects for Beginners

Remodeling and Renovation Tips

by PODS Posted on February 24, 2020

Refresh any space in your home with an easy DIY project. From a fun and practical chalkboard wall to using paint as a budget-friendly way to upgrade flooring, get your creativity flowing with these top DIY home improvement projects anyone can tackle.

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10 Essential Resources for Home Remodeling, from HGTV to the Web

Remodeling and Renovation Tips

by Lorie Jewell Posted on February 17, 2020

Looking for inspiration for your next remodeling project? Here’s a quick rundown of the best home remodeling resources from TV to the web, as well as a peek at what’s coming soon on a screen near you.

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San Francisco Moving Guide: How to survive moving day in the Bay area

California San Francisco

by Kristin Hanes Posted on February 13, 2020

Whether you’re moving to a new spot in San Francisco itself or one of the surrounding Bay Area suburbs, there’s a lot you need to know. We hope to help you navigate the world of parking tickets, hills, bridge tolls, and moving companies so you land in the Bay area with ease.

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Toronto Moving Guide: Finding an apartment and managing your move in Toronto

Canada Toronto

by Annie Lui Posted on February 6, 2020

Searching for affordable housing in Toronto? Buckle in! With low vacancy rates and a heated real estate market, getting an apartment in Toronto takes creativity, flexibility and quick action. Prepare yourself for the hunt with our guide on moving in Toronto’s challenging housing market.

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14 Common Things People Forget When Moving

Moving Tips and Hacks

by Michelle Bearden Posted on February 3, 2020

Forgetting stuff is human, especially when you're making a big move. Find out 14 top things people forget, plus how you can use a moving checklist and other strategies to avoid leaving anything behind.

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Turn Your Long-Distance Relocation Into an Interstate Moving Adventure

Long-Distance Moves

by Jean Valerie Dale Posted on January 20, 2020

While a long-distance move can seem arduous, with the right approach, it presents opportunities for exploration, new experiences, and lasting memories. Check out these tips from others who have tackled the challenge with a spirit of adventure.

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NYC Moving Guide: The Best Neighborhoods in the Bronx, New York

New York City New York State

by PODS Posted on January 16, 2020

Thinking about moving to the Bronx, NY? One of NYC’s five boroughs, The Bronx makes an excellent choice — with a veritable melting pot of world cultures and New York City pride that runs deep. Read our Bronx Neighborhood Guide to find the best part of the borough for you.

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