50 Phat Posts on Moving In, Out & Around Town

50 Phat Posts on Moving In, Out & Around Town

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Sarah Rae Smith
Aug 15, 2011

Wait? Is it still cool to say "phat?" Regardless, over recent years the Apartment Therapy writers have moved many times and shared their wisdom with all of you. We have horror stories, tips and tricks and have thought of all those last minute suggestions to make your transition period the best it can possibly be. Need an apartment? Ready to move in? Out? Across the country? Well my friends, you've come to the right place.

To help you navigate all our past thoughts on this frequently talked about subject, we've separated them out into categories so it doesn't make your head spin. There's tons of information, so bookmark this for next time you move or send it to friends or family who might be taking on the task soon. Ready for the run down?

APARTMENT HUNTING
Aesthetics, Location and Other Moving Considerations
How To Use Craigslist To Find The Perfect Apartment
How to Use Research to Find Your Perfect Neighborhood
Top 10 Tips for Renting with Pets
10 Renting Warning Signs
How Finding an Apartment is a Lot Like Dating
3 Homes in 1 Year: Advice for Finding a Place You'll Love
How to: Land That Perfect Apartment: Three Easy Steps

PACKING TIPS
Moving? Have a Packing Party!
8 Spots To Get Moving Boxes Free-Of-Charge
Packing & Moving: The Martha Stewart Way
An Alternative to Cardboard Boxes on Moving Day
Share Your Moving Boxes
8 Things That Make Moving That Much Easier
Good Questions: Preparing Artwork for Moving?

MOVING OUT?
Renters: 7 Things To Do Before Moving Out
Moving to a New Apartment: Pre-Move Checklist
Moving Tip: Assign A Designated Spot For Essential Items
Checklist For Moving Out
Tips for Scheduling Movers and Estimating Time/Cost

MOVING IN?
Fresh Start: Moving In & Getting Organized
From Moving In to Settled In…In One Week!
Moving Limbo: Tips & Tricks to Unpacking A Home
Moving Tip: Pack an "Open First" Box
Knowing When to Slow Down After Moving to a New Space
Moving: What To Unpack First
Moving In Inspiration: 5 Ideas for Setting Up the Kitchen

THE ACTUAL MOVING PROCESS
Moving: How to Get Friends to Help
Pack It Up: Tips for Moving Long Distances
Online Moving Tools
Moving Tips: Go the Extra Mile When Friends Help You Move
Moving Furniture via Mass Transit
Moving...by Bike!
Roundup: Moving Checklists
Ultimate Getaway: Best Tips for Moving into the Dorm

STICKY SITUATIONS
Moving Back Home: Who Pays the Household Expenses?
Moving On: Post-Breakup Apartment Therapy
Moving in Together: Pros, Cons & Tips
Taking the Next Step: Tips for Moving in Together
What's Your Worst Moving Horror Story?
Last Minute Moving Stress: The _____ Won't Fit!
Moving In Together: Money Matters
Finding a New Home: Moving-in Sight Unseen

MOVING COMPANY SUGGESTIONS
Meyer's Moving & Storage
Moishe's Moving Systems
Breda Moving Company
All Star Moving & Storage
Harrington Bros Inc Moving & Storage
Collins Brothers Moving Corporation
1st Class Moving & Storage

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