How to Overcome the Challenges of Urban Moving

Living the city life is generally fast-paced, rich in culture, full of opportunities, and some may even say, glamorous. But, there’s certainly one part of city living that isn’t glamorous – moving in or out of the city! While relocating, in general, can be especially stressful due to a slew of unknowns, moving in or out of a city is …

Not All Corporate Moves Are Created Equal: Should They Be?

One reason that successful companies grow is because of their employees’ performance and productivity. Treating employees well is important to success – offering relocation services is one way to show employees how important they are to the company. Whether you are moving an executive, a new college graduate, or a regional sales manager, companies want to show the same level …

Senior Move Managers and Small-Move Companies: A Perfect Match

When people start reaching retirement age, they consider downsizing to a smaller home. Whether their children have moved out of the house, or they don’t want to be burdened by the amount of “stuff” in their household, or they are forced to move out of their homes due to a health issue or family loss, downsizing and moving is common …

MiniMoves Adds its First Certified Relocation Professional® to Staff

In June 2019, MiniMoves Business & Partnership Development Manager, Jennifer Rodriguez, completed and received her Certified Relocation Professional (CRP®) designation awarded by Worldwide Employee Relocation Council (ERC), the workforce mobility association. We’re proud of Jennifer for this badge of accomplishment and know her knowledge, experience, and education will benefit our corporate clients and Relocation Management partners in their goals to …

How to Identify Moving Company Scams

You’ve weighed all your state to state moving options and decided you’re going to hire a professional moving company. Great! How do you choose a moving company – and how do you know whether the company you want to hire is legitimate? While most state to state moving companies, such as MiniMoves, are extremely reputable and reliable, there are still …

When Should You Start the Moving Process?

Moving can be a daunting task. The coordination between deciding how you’re going to move, packing all your belongings, dealing with the change in utilities, locations, and the people you’re around, can make a move stressful. If you think you’re going to be moving soon – whether it’s this fall, winter or even next summer – you’re probably wondering when …

Pack Like a Pro: Where to Find Good Packing Supplies & Keep Your Belongings Secure

There are many reasons that moving from state to state can be stressful: leaving behind familiarity (or family), moving to the unknown, making new friends, possibly starting a new job or school, the cost of the move, and of course…the packing. Packing for a move means cleaning your current home, packing up your valuables, making big decisions about what to …

Summer Move

Navigate Your Summer Move with Little Stress

Spring officially commenced on March 20th and people across the country are excited as summer is around the corner. Not only does it mean warmer temperatures and longer days, but it also means the peak moving season is almost here. Families plan moves around their kids’ school schedules, college students graduate and move for new jobs, the real estate market …

3 Tips to Make Your Winter Move Easier

While most families prefer to move their lives cross country during the warmer months, when you move is not always within your control. Whether you are relocating for work or moving to be closer to family, a winter move might be your reality. While winter weather does not always offer ideal moving conditions, it does have its perks. Because it’s …