Get Settled In After Moving With These 10 Resources

If you’re in the midst of moving, you probably can’t wait to walk into your new home and finally begin organizing. Once you’ve found the right home, you can start getting to know your area and taking care of your to-do list! As you prepare to relocate, you can reference these resources for guidance, whether you’re moving locally or out of state.

Home Improvement

From unpacking to minor maintenance projects, you can start sprucing up your house as soon as you move in!

  • You can get your utilities connected prior to your actual move-in date.
  • To avoid having boxes piled up in your home for weeks on end, unpack room by room starting on your first day in your new home.
  • Keep up with basic home repair projects with this helpful guide.

Updating Your Information

You’ll need to change your address, update your license and registration, and look into switching your health insurance if you moved to a new state. 

  • First, it’s important to update your address so that you can receive all of your mail.
  • Head to a DMV location in your city to switch your license and car registration, and find out if you’ll need a new car insurance policy.
  • Have you moved to a new state? Check in with your health insurance provider about switching to a new policy.

Get to Know Your Area

Moving to a new place can be an adventure! Get ready to explore your new city with these tips.

  • If you worked with a local realtor, ask them for pointers on must-do local activities!
  • Take this opportunity to live like a tourist in your own city and check out restaurants, parks, boutiques, and more.
  • Don’t hesitate to head next door and say hello to your new neighbors!

Moving represents a fresh start. While adjusting to a new city can be overwhelming, it can also be a lot of fun! Soon, you’ll be able to establish routines and discover the best your area has to offer. With these resources, settling down in your new home will be a breeze.

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