What do the best international moving companies do right?
You've decided to work with an international moving company because you need to relocate for your job, or maybe you've decided on a new adventure with your family. Whatever your reason is, you'll want to work with international movers that understand the complexity of moving to another country. One of the first things you should look for on your international move is a moving company with a dedicated international division. There are many more parts to an international move than a local move so choose your international movers carefully. There are a few other important items that the best international
3 important factors if you are moving to a new home in 2023
The economy is changing here in the United States and globally. It's no secret that economic conditions have been affecting several areas and will continue to change in the coming year. While the economy, good or bad, can change the direction of business, it can also change the direction of life choices, including moving to a new home. If you are considering relocating this coming year, our experts have put together some simple advice to help you navigate your moving experience in 2023. Work closely with your real estate professional Many factors can change when the economy changes, including real
3 important tasks to do when you get to your new home
We often talk about important factors to get you ready for moving day here on our blog, but your moving journey doesn't stop on moving day. Guess what, you'll need to unpack unless you've hired professional packing services, get acquainted with your new home and move household items around to your liking. There are many other important tasks that you'll need to do once you get to your new home. Here are just a few. Update your address There are so many places where you will need to ensure that your address is current. Those include your driver’s license, medical
Should I leave large items behind when moving?
Homeowners always ask our moving consultants about some of the ways they can make moving easier, stress-free and, in some cases, less expensive. One of the ways to accomplish the goal of an easier move is to consider leaving behind some of the larger items in your home. There are several ways to make that happen and, in the process, make a move much more manageable. If you are moving soon and considering which large items to take with you or leave behind, here are a few ways to do so from our expert moving team. Consider donating furniture to
3 big moving mistakes to avoid
Moving can be a complex event in your life. We get it, you're running a family, working your job, and all your other personal commitments. And then you must pack up your home and move. And of course, there are many other things to do with moving, such as changing your address, contacting utilities, and so on. So you don't want to make a mistake. Sometimes, homeowners and others make mistakes during the moving process that could have been avoided. Here are just a few moving mistakes to get you thinking… And planning. Springing day of surprises on the movers
Consider These Factors for Your Upcoming International Move
We've all seen the news now about the challenges we are having with the supply chain and other transportation issues that our country is dealing with. This, as you might imagine, is affecting international moving from Boston and other areas. If you are moving to another country from Boston, you'll want to pay attention to our quick tips for your international move in 2022. Book your international move early We can't say this enough. It is important to book your movers as early as possible on any type of move but especially when moving to another country. Because of supply
Do I need to fill out any forms for my move?
The short answer is yes. Depending on where you are moving as well as the type of move will dictate what types of forms you'll need to complete as well as how many forms are needed for your move. We know filling out forms isn't your favorite thing to do. At Humboldt, there's a shared responsibility between you and our team to get the necessary forms done. What forms are needed for my move? It all depends. International moving forms When it comes to what forms are needed for an international move, the answer will vary depending on where in
Need climate controlled storage this year? Keep these 3 things in mind
If you're looking for a local storage company this year you'll want to keep a few things in mind. Many factors are driving the availability when it comes to storage warehouses so it's important to understand these circumstances if you need to store items temporarily. Delays in international moving can drive demand for storage Because of the ongoing delays in ports, especially on the West Coast, there have been delays in international moving. As a result, more and more families that need to move out of the country are utilizing climate-controlled storage until containers become available for their move.
What are some current trends in the moving business this year?
If you're a real estate professional in the Boston area, then you know you need to keep up with a whole host of trends within your industry. Everything from inventory, the value of homes in the area you serve, mortgage rates, and much more. You know better than anyone, there are many working parts to selling a home and having your clients move into their new home. It's also important to understand some of the current trends in the moving business. While we have our busy moving season as you know so well in the warm months here in
International moving could take longer in 2022
It seems like everything is taking longer during the past two years. Having to live with COVID-19 and all the effects of the pandemic has thrown many of our lives into unknown territory. Every business and consumer has had to navigate different waters and we've had to be patient when things don't go according to plan. While we continue here at Humboldt to do everything we can to get our customers where they want to be and when they need to be there, certain industry challenges, as well as world affairs, do need to be considered when you're moving to