The Move

How to Pack for a Cross-Country Move
How to Pack for a Cross-Country Move

How to Pack for a Cross-Country Move

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving across the country can be a big life step, but it can be a long and complicated process. Between finding a new apartment, packing, and making the drive to officially move in, there’s a lot involved in a cross-country move. Read on below for everything you need to know to pack effectively for your…
How Much Does It Cost to Move?
How Much Does It Cost to Move?

How Much Does It Cost to Move?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving into a new apartment can be expensive, so it’s important to be prepared. Read on below to learn all the costs you’ll need to consider when planning your move and find some helpful tips and tricks to save money where you can. Basic supplies Your first expense when moving will be basic moving supplies…
How to Declutter Your Apartment Before You Move
How to Declutter Your Apartment Before You Move

How to Declutter Your Apartment Before You Move

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving is a big process, but decluttering is a step that can make the whole process shorter and easier. If anything, moving out is the perfect time to declutter your apartment and get rid of anything you no longer use, but where should you start? If a shorter and easier moving process sounds good to…
How to Sell Your Old Furniture As You Prepare for a Move
How to Sell Your Old Furniture As You Prepare for a Move

How to Sell Your Old Furniture As You Prepare for a Move

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When you’re getting ready for a big move, it can be hard to know what to do with all your furniture. Maybe your new place is a bit smaller, or maybe you’re just looking to get rid of old furniture and buy some new furniture to replace it. Either way, now is the perfect time…
How to Clean Your New Apartment Before You Move In
How to Clean Your New Apartment Before You Move In

How to Clean Your New Apartment Before You Move In

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So you’re getting ready to move into your new apartment and want to make sure you get everything cleaned before the big day. Where do you start? There’s a lot to do, and with just a little preparation, you can get your apartment cleaned like a pro. Keep reading to learn how to get your…
Here’s What You Should Do Once All Your Belongings Are in Your New Apartment
Here’s What You Should Do Once All Your Belongings Are in Your New Apartment

Here’s What You Should Do Once All Your Belongings Are in Your New Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s moving day, and you’ve finally finished unloading the truck. All your belongings have been brought into your new apartment, but what now? It can be overwhelming at first, but don’t stress. Read on below to learn the most important things you should do once all your belongings are in your new apartment. Clean up…
What to Bring When You Move: A Complete Guide
What to Bring When You Move: A Complete Guide

What to Bring When You Move: A Complete Guide

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So you’re getting ready to move to your new apartment, but you’re not sure if you have everything ready? Well, you’re definitely not the only one. With all the chaos on moving day, it can be easy to forget something important, but don’t worry – this guide is here to help! In this article, you’ll…
How to Find a Guarantor
How to Find a Guarantor

How to Find a Guarantor

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
For first-time renters or those looking to rent without proof of stable employment and income, landing that dream apartment may take an extra effort. When you’re credible but not quite meeting all the marks, a landlord may recommend you find a guarantor, allowing you to meet their requirements in a combined group effort. If you’re…
Which Items Are Most Likely To Get Damaged During Your Move?
Which Items Are Most Likely To Get Damaged During Your Move?

Which Items Are Most Likely To Get Damaged During Your Move?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving is expensive, hard work, and no one wants to lose their investment by damaging their belongings during a move. And that’s not just money speaking: Protecting your possessions is also about protecting your sentimental memories. To that end, here are the items most likely to be damaged during your move and how to protect…