Posts Tagged: The Move

The Ultimate Cross-Country Move Checklist
The Ultimate Cross-Country Move Checklist

The Ultimate Cross-Country Move Checklist

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving across the country can be a fantastic adventure, but it can also be rough if you don’t plan effectively. There’s a ton of planning involved in making a cross-country move, and this helpful guide will outline the most important things to remember. Read on below! Moving equipment and supplies When making a cross-country 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…
Moving from a Small Town to a Big-City First Apartment? Here’s How to Adjust
Moving from a Small Town to a Big-City First Apartment? Here’s How to Adjust

Moving from a Small Town to a Big-City First Apartment? Here’s How to Adjust

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Whether you’re preparing to move or you’re already settled in, a move away from home to a new apartment can be nerve-wracking, especially if you’re moving to a big city for the first time. Between nervousness to meet people, homesickness, and safety concerns, moving away can be a big task emotionally. Read on below for…
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 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…
How to Get Approved for an Apartment
How to Get Approved for an Apartment

How to Get Approved for an Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Finding a new place is at once hard work and a decently simple process. Every leasing contract and situation is unique, but still, most share a few things in common. To that end, here are some tips for getting approved for an apartment. Prepare your finances Fortify yourself mentally and financially when you’re ready to…