How to Move

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Tips From an Insider

Important stuff to know (do you tip movers?) from someone who's moved herself.

How to Prepare Children for a Move

Do your best to keep kids involved every step of the way. Here's how.

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  • Move to Los Angeles Infographic

    Whether it’s the perceived sunshine, celebrities or glamour, more people consider moving to Los Angeles than anywhere else in the U.S., according to unique research recently done by…   Read the Article

  • Homebuyers get away with a lot of things these days. Lowball offers. Closing cost credits. Tax credits. But just because you're in a hot buyer's market…   Read the Article

  • #1: Make a moving schedule.Starting 60 days before your move, use a week-by-week checklist to keep the process on track. The tasks to accomplish further from moving day might seem trivial now, but…   Read the Article

  • Compare written in-home estimates. Movers have to come to your home to give you a truly reliable estimate, so skip estimates over the phone or internet. Get at least three in-home estimates and…   Read the Article

  • #1: Palm Coast, Fla.

    Among the 366 metropolitan areas tracked by the U.S. Census Bureau, these 10 areas grew the fastest over the past decade.   See the Gallery

  • #4: Raleigh-Cary, N.C.

    Published 02/19/13 in Places
    #4: Raleigh-Cary, N.C.

    Population in 2000: 797,071Population in 2010: 1,130,490Change: 333,419/41.8%A major research center and home to three leading universities, Raleigh racks up dozens of accolades each year for its…   See the Image

  • #1: Palm Coast, Fla.

    Published 02/19/13 in Places
    #1: Palm Coast, Fla.

    Population in 2000: 49,832Population in 2010: 95,696Change: 45,864/92.0%Set between St. Augustine and Daytona Beach, this scenic Florida city's population has nearly doubled in the past decade.…   See the Image

  • #3: Las Vegas, Nev.

    Published 02/19/13 in Places
    #3: Las Vegas, Nev.

    Population in 2000: 1,375,765Population in 2010: 1,951,269Change: 575,504/41.8%While Las Vegas has earned a reputation as a world-class tourist destination for its amazing cuisine, thrilling…   See the Image

  • #6: Provo-Orem, Utah

    Published 02/19/13 in Places
    #6: Provo-Orem, Utah

    Population in 2000: 376,774Population in 2010: 526,810Change: 150,036/39.8%Named one of the best places in America to raise a family by Forbes in 2010, the Provo-Orem metropolitan area attracts…   See the Image

  • #9: Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, S.C.

    Population in 2000: 196,629Population in 2010: 269,291Change: 72,662/37.0%Almost 14 million people visit Myrtle Beach each year, but the area has also attracted more than 70,000 permanent…   See the Image

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