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Buying a Second Home? Here's Where to Start January 23, 2021
( January 23, 2021 )
Karen Decker 1143 4
How Moving Pods Can Help Simplify Your Next Relocation January 15, 2021
( January 21, 2021 )
Karen Decker 897 3
Moving During COVID-19? 5 Tips for Preparing Safely January 14, 2021
( January 14, 2021 )
Karen Decker 910 3
How to Navigate Virtual Home Tours During COVID-19 January 12, 2021
( January 12, 2021 )
Team Updater 1091 4
Cleaning and Safety Tips for Moving During Coronavirus (COVID-19) December 29, 2020
( January 12, 2021 )
Team Updater 931 4
The Best Places to Live for Remote Work December 28, 2020
( January 21, 2021 )
Karen Decker 1038 4
Don't Forget Your Move-In Inspection — 4 Things Every Renter Needs to Know (Before Moving In) November 10, 2020
( January 8, 2021 )
Jenna Weinerman 1204 5
Everything You Need to Know About Moving During COVID-19 March 20, 2020
( January 20, 2021 )
Jenna Weinerman 2597 10
Why You Should Hire Pool Table Movers October 16, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Kori Williams 2465 9
Eight Steps for Creating the Ultimate Moving Budget October 16, 2019
( January 20, 2021 )
Kori Williams 1842 7
Home Cleaning Services: Here Are Your Options August 13, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 3098 12
Moving Help: Your Complete Guide August 13, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 3318 13
House Painting: Everything You Need to Know August 13, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 4612 17
Home Essentials Checklist: What to Buy Before Moving In August 12, 2019
( December 4, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 2704 10
Moving to Florida: Your Ultimate Guide July 25, 2019
( December 3, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 4116 16
Moving Plants: A How-to Guide July 3, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 2500 9
Breaking a Lease: Everything to Know June 11, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Claire Cahill 5128 19
Your First College Apartment Checklist – The Ultimate List May 28, 2019
( January 21, 2021 )
Claire Cahill 5613 21
The Moving Cost Calculator You’ve Needed April 22, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Madison Howie 2407 9
VIDEO: What is Updater? March 15, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Amanda Amato 174 1
How to Pack Clothes for Moving Without Losing Your Mind March 6, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2301 9
How to Easily Pack Dishes and Stop Breaking Plates March 1, 2019
( January 26, 2021 )
Dawn Macri 2021 8
How to Move a Mattress: A Step-By-Step Guide February 26, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2464 9
Everything You Need to Know About Renting a DIY Moving Truck February 20, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2675 10
Best Internet Speed for Gaming: Your Ultimate Guide February 14, 2019
( January 12, 2021 )
Team Updater 2030 8
The Best Alternatives to Cable TV February 12, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Liz Ladley 2677 10
How Much is a PO Box? February 7, 2019
( January 7, 2021 )
Dawn Macri 3976 15
Cheap Internet Plans — State by State Provider Breakdown January 31, 2019
( December 18, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 6546 25
Furniture Donation Pick Up — Where to Donate Your Furniture January 30, 2019
( January 12, 2021 )
Karen Decker 2471 9
How to Move a Piano With and Without Piano Movers January 18, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Liz Ladley 1933 7
How Many Boxes Do You Need to Move January 16, 2019
( January 21, 2021 )
Karen Decker 3181 12
The Ultimate Home Seller Checklist January 15, 2019
( January 25, 2021 )
Dawn Macri 4326 16
Home Security Systems: Everything You Need to Know January 3, 2019
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 3734 14
Apps for Moving: The Only List You Need December 27, 2018
( January 21, 2021 )
Dawn Macri 3397 13
How to Prepare for a Move: The Ultimate Guide December 18, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 4296 16
What is a Home Warranty? November 29, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2443 9
How to Ace Your Co-Op Board Interview November 29, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 1910 7
How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Storage Unit? November 15, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2612 10
How to Find a Reliable Contractor in Your Area November 14, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 3251 12
How to Find a Good Mechanic in 7 Easy Steps November 9, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 1636 6
What is Renters Insurance and What Does it Cover? November 6, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2636 10
Do It Yourself Moving: What You Need to Know October 29, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2900 11
How to Find the Best DIY Home Security System for You October 29, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2100 8
How to Pack and Organize a Storage Unit: The Ultimate Guide October 24, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2568 10
How to Find a Dog Walker in Your New Neighborhood October 17, 2018
( December 3, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2303 9
How Much Should You Pay for Rent? It’s Complicated. October 16, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2575 10
Apartment Design Apps: Your Ultimate List October 10, 2018
( December 1, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2738 10
Moving Out For the First Time Checklist: Everything You Need October 9, 2018
( January 21, 2021 )
Haley Davidson 3414 13
How to Buy in Bulk: Your Ultimate Guide October 9, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 3744 14
Choosing the Best Mattress: What You Need to Know October 4, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 3278 12
How To File a Moving Insurance Claim October 4, 2018
( December 3, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2173 8
Moving Loans — A How-To Guide for Affording Your Move October 3, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2808 11
How to Choose the Right Hardwood Floor September 25, 2018
( December 2, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2444 9
What Exactly Does Homeowners Insurance Cover? September 21, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Liz Ladley 2038 8
How to Ship Your Car: The Ultimate Guide September 20, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 2612 10
What is Moving Insurance? Everything You Need to Know September 19, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 2567 10
How to Find an Urgent Care Facility: What You Need to Know September 18, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Dawn Macri 1528 6
Best Moving Companies in San Diego, CA: A Guide August 22, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1671 6
How to Rent an Apartment for the First Time August 15, 2018
( January 21, 2021 )
Liz Ladley 1802 7
Best Moving Companies in Charlotte, NC: A Guide July 20, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1340 5
Best Moving Companies in Los Angeles: A Guide July 20, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1467 6
Best Moving Companies in Dallas, TX: A Guide July 19, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1054 4
Here's What to Pack First When Moving July 18, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 1524 6
Best Moving Companies in Raleigh, NC: A Guide July 18, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1716 6
Best New York City Moving Companies: A Guide July 17, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 3249 12
Best Atlanta Moving Companies: A Guide July 16, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1870 7
Best Moving Companies in Miami: A Guide July 13, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 2220 8
Best Moving Companies in Minneapolis: A Guide July 13, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1350 5
How to Hold a Successful Garage Sale July 9, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Liz Ladley 1886 7
21 Best Long Distance Moving Tips, Ever July 5, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 3089 12
Best Moving Companies in Chicago: A Guide July 5, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1431 5
Best Moving Companies in DC: A Guide July 2, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1490 6
How to Pack Jewelry for Moving June 28, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 1513 6
Best Moving Companies in Philadelphia: A Guide June 27, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1971 7
Where to Donate Clothes Before You Move — 8 Charities to Consider June 26, 2018
( January 12, 2021 )
Karen Decker 1554 6
Best Moving Companies in Boston: A Guide June 25, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 1710 6
Your First Apartment Checklist — Everything You Need to Buy June 14, 2018
( January 21, 2021 )
Team Updater 7061 27
The Ultimate New House Checklist June 14, 2018
( January 12, 2021 )
Karen Decker 2557 10
What is a security deposit? Everything You Need to Know June 4, 2018
( January 21, 2021 )
Liz Ladley 2372 9
The Difference Between Condos and Co-Ops: The Ultimate Guide June 1, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Haley Davidson 3390 13
15 Questions to Ask Moving Companies Before Choosing One [Video] May 22, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 2168 8
Celebrate National Moving Month — With Every Moving Tip Ever Needed! April 30, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Sara Sugar 3535 13
How to Pack and Move in a Hurry: Last-Minute Moving Advice April 27, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Ben Weger 2524 10
Moving Company Scams: How to Detect & Prevent Disaster March 28, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Brianna Celestina 1991 8
10 Common Moving Mistakes and How to Conquer Them March 27, 2018
( November 25, 2020 )
Ben Weger 2433 9
How Much Does it Cost to Move? Calculating Your Moving Price March 16, 2018
( January 20, 2021 )
Ben Weger 2906 11
Townhouse vs. Condo, Why the Difference Matters September 20, 2017
( January 12, 2021 )
Karen Decker 2125 8
Last-Minute Moving Tips: How to Pack in a Pinch August 23, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Emily Hassett 2200 8
What to Put in Your Open First Box July 21, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Simona Galant 599 2
The Emotional Journey of a First-Time Homebuyer July 7, 2017
( December 2, 2020 )
Simona Galant 1728 7
When Is the Best Time to Move? June 30, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Emily Hassett 710 3
30 Tried and True Moving Tips May 17, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Madison Escobar 1609 6
Why Moving Is Healthy May 15, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Lauren Sarfati 737 3
Where should you live according to your personality? April 17, 2017
( December 2, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 2301 9
Updater Saves You Time and Money with Discounts April 4, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Jiordan Castle 430 2
How to Update Your Accounts with Updater February 28, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Jiordan Castle 489 2
How to Forward Mail with Updater January 31, 2017
( November 25, 2020 )
Jiordan Castle 763 3
Which U.S. Cities Require a Moving Permit November 10, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Madison Escobar 1605 6
How to Prepare for Your In-Home Estimate July 20, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Allison Keane 1646 6
Tituss Burgess Blasts Moving Company on Yelp July 14, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Amanda Amato 246 1
Turn Your Cross-Country Move into a Fun Road Trip June 27, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1133 4
Updater's "Best Of" Packing Tips to Survive Moving Day June 23, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Jodie Miller 808 3
Housewarming Tips & Traditions from Around the World June 23, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Mona Jia 780 3
Moving Terms Glossary June 20, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Allison Keane 1459 6
5 Steps to Follow When Packing Electronics for a Move June 6, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Allison Keane 698 3
How to Choose a Moving Company Video Guide May 31, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Ben Weger 1962 7
How to Avoid Damage During Your Move May 25, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1161 4
Important Documents That You Need for Moving May 20, 2016
( December 3, 2020 )
Admin 1413 5
10 Dogs to Get You Through Moving Day May 17, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1468 6
Top 50 Moving Hacks of All Time May 10, 2016
( January 20, 2021 )
Admin 2464 9
How To Prepare for a Move with a Professional Moving Company May 6, 2016
( December 3, 2020 )
Admin 822 3
How to Make Unpacking Easy After a Move May 5, 2016
( January 13, 2021 )
Karen Decker 1249 5
The Millennial's Guide to Moving Day May 2, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1050 4
How to Change Your Voting Address in Each State April 24, 2016
( December 4, 2020 )
Admin 1888 7
A First-Timer's Guide to Title Insurance April 18, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1725 7
Questions to Ask Yourself Before Moving Into a Fixer Upper April 7, 2016
( December 3, 2020 )
Admin 922 3
Streaming Services vs. Cable TV: Find Your Match March 8, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1730 7
Eco-Friendly Tips for Conserving Water, Gas, and Electricity March 7, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 743 3
How to Save Money on Your Utilities March 4, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1885 7
How to Transfer Utilities and What You Need to Start, Stop Services March 3, 2016
( January 25, 2021 )
Karen Decker 1391 5
USPS Mail Forwarding: What You Need to Know March 2, 2016
( January 25, 2021 )
Admin 1887 7
How to Update Your Driver's License and Registration March 1, 2016
( December 22, 2020 )
Admin 1232 5
How Much to Tip Everyone Involved in Your Move February 29, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 749 3
How to Stay in Touch After You Move February 26, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 708 3
Top Movies to Watch on Moving Day February 26, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 877 3
How to Save on Cable, Internet, and Phone February 9, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1768 7
Where to Find Recyclable Plastic Moving Bins February 5, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 8349 32
5 Things to Consider Before Moving In With a Significant Other February 1, 2016
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 652 2
4 DIY Tips How to Fill Nail Holes in the Wall January 6, 2016
( January 25, 2021 )
Karen Decker 895 3
What Type of USPS Change of Address Form Should I Select? December 18, 2015
( January 25, 2021 )
Admin 1578 6
10 Things You Need to Do 1 Month Before You Move December 16, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 912 3
10 Gift Ideas for the Recently Relocated December 10, 2015
( December 2, 2020 )
Admin 525 2
3 Reasons Why Moving is an Adventure November 30, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Davis 577 2
How to be a Good Neighbor While Renting with Pups November 4, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1171 4
Your Go-To Moving Day Playlist September 28, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 203 1
How to Pack Fragile Items When You Move September 22, 2015
( December 3, 2020 )
Admin 1382 5
How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Move September 15, 2015
( December 2, 2020 )
Admin 723 3
Your Guide to Moving to a New City August 27, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 622 2
How to Pack Your Moving Day Dog Kit August 19, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 859 3
The Most Epic Moving Checklist in the History of Moving August 12, 2015
( January 21, 2021 )
Admin 6059 23
8 Secrets to Making Friends with the New Neighbors August 6, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 803 3
50 Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Move August 4, 2015
( January 12, 2021 )
Admin 1497 6
What NOT to Pack When Moving [Video] July 15, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 2588 10
15 Essential Steps for Packing Food for Your Move July 13, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1259 5
Dreaded Roommate Conversations and How to Deal July 1, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1060 4
Guide to Moving Out of Your Parents' House June 29, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1077 4
How to Host a Successful Yard Sale in 11 Easy Steps June 27, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1163 4
Top 17 Must-Know Tips for Moving Out of State June 22, 2015
( January 12, 2021 )
Admin 3442 13
How Much to Tip Movers: A Go-To Guide June 18, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Emily Hassett 2019 8
Your Guide to Moving and Lifting Heavy Items June 16, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 475 2
Amazing Tiny Apartment Hacks to Try Right Now June 11, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 818 3
The Truth About Renters Insurance June 2, 2015
( January 21, 2021 )
Jenna Davis 823 3
The World's Most Bizarre Mailboxes June 1, 2015
( December 3, 2020 )
Admin 210 1
Top 7 Tips for Evaluating a School District Before You Move June 1, 2015
( January 5, 2021 )
Admin 805 3
Top 9 Tips for Moving Into an Apartment with Kids May 27, 2015
( January 21, 2021 )
Admin 863 3
Lease 101: What You Need to Know Before Signing May 26, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 749 3
Top 13 Tips for a Seamless Apartment Moving Day May 24, 2015
( January 21, 2021 )
Admin 2985 11
Top 3 Moving Scam Red Flags May 18, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 402 2
5 Ways to Get Rid of Your Furniture When It's Not Selling May 16, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 583 2
HireAHelper's Top Moving Box Hacks for the Kids May 14, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 357 1
Understand What Your Movers Really Mean When They Say... May 11, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 730 3
How to Pack Mirrors and Frames When Moving May 8, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 274 1
The Ultimate Moving Tips & Tricks Infographic May 3, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 266 1
Top 7 Tips for Moving With Kids April 28, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Admin 1450 5
Packing Materials 101: 15 Things You Don't Need to Buy April 20, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 896 3
Moving Day: Your Day-Of Itinerary April 13, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 568 2
Don't Need It? Top 3 Ways to Unload Before Moving April 5, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 575 2
Moving? Here's Your Ultimate Final Walkthrough Checklist March 10, 2015
( January 21, 2021 )
Jenna Weinerman 2389 9
Moving Expenses Deduction: 2018 Updates March 5, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 857 3
Top 20 Places to Find Free Moving Boxes March 3, 2015
( January 21, 2021 )
Jenna Weinerman 2571 10
Who to Notify When You Move or Change your Address March 2, 2015
( January 5, 2021 )
Jenna Weinerman 586 2
Big Moving Expenses You Should Plan For February 17, 2015
( November 25, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 701 3
14 Great Ways to De-stress Before a Move January 16, 2015
( January 14, 2021 )
Jenna Weinerman 1047 4
The Ultimate New Home Grocery Shopping List December 9, 2014
( December 3, 2020 )
Jenna Weinerman 3261 12