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6 Things to Know Before Moving to Aubrey, TX

If the big city has got you down, head to a place where horses roam and neighbors say howdy on the street. We’re talking about Aubrey, Texas, a small town in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex that’s perfect for starting a family and living a life that gives you access to the city without requiring you to actually live there. Aubrey is located 50 miles from Dallas, 50 miles from Fort Worth, 21 miles from Frisco, and 12 miles from Denton—but trust us, it feels like another world where life is simpler. Get a jump start on your move to the growing town of Aubrey by familiarizing yourself with the following:

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Six Tips for a Safer Move

When we talk about moving, we often focus on the hassle of packing, the stress of budgeting and of course, the excitement of getting to that new home. One thing we don’t talk about enough is safety. It may not be the most fun topic, but focusing on safety during a move is crucial. From driving a moving truck to lifting boxes to dealing with unexpected situations like bad weather and tantrums from your kids, having a safety plan in place for your next move will make it so much easier. Below are some tips for a safer move (P.S. Don’t forget that renting a storage unit can also help!):

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Eight Things to Know Before Moving to Mustang, OK

Mustang, Oklahoma is one of those rare places where you can really have it all: easy access to a thriving city with culture, restaurants and job prospects plus the serenity, safety and community of the suburbs. If you’re like most people who move to Mustang, you’re likely considering the area because you have a job in Oklahoma City but you’d prefer a quieter life outside of work. Located in Canadian County with a population of 21,222, Mustang offers a growing number of subdivisions where you can raise a family, meet friends and enjoy a robust quality of life. Before you load up the moving van and move to Mustang, here are a few tips on what it’s like in this charming Oklahoma community:

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How to Move During a Heat Wave

The sun is beating down, the humidity is rising. All you want to do is jump in the pool and stay there—but you can’t; it’s moving day. Packing and moving during a heat wave can present a number of challenges. From sunburns to heat exhaustion to the sinking feeling that all of your friends are at the beach while you’re loading boxes into a truck, it isn’t easy. Not only is summer an expensive time to move, it’s a physically taxing time to move as well.

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Seven Things to Know Before Moving to Watauga, TX

In the sprawling Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, it can be easy to overlook some of the area’s smaller communities—but if you’re considering a move to the region, you definitely don’t want to overlook Watauga. Located 10 miles from Fort Worth (about a 15-minute drive, depending on traffic), Watauga is situated on just 4.2 square miles of land and is home to a steadily growing population of 24,602 residents. It’s a great place to call home if you want easy access to Dallas, Fort Worth as well as the city of Keller. Here, you’ll find an intimate community, a reasonable cost of living and so much more. Let’s dive into what you can expect if you move to Watauga.

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Six Things to Know Before Moving to Rowlett, Texas

There’s a lot to love about Rowlett, Texas. If you’re planning a move to the Dallas suburb, you’ve chosen wisely. The charming city of 62,868 is highly desirable, thanks to its lakeside locale, proximity to Dallas, award-winning safety and warm weather. Whether you’re starting a family and are in search of a quiet neighborhood located within a great school district or you’re a young professional who works in Dallas but wants to come home to the tranquil waterfront, Rowlett will satisfy your needs.

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12 Ways to Identify Common Moving Scams

It’s moving day. You’ve packed up everything you own and now you’re sitting outside of your home waiting for the movers to arrive. They’re late, but you’ve already put down a deposit, so they’ll be here soon, right? It’s only after several hours pass that you realize that they’re not coming at all. They’ve disappeared with your hefty deposit.

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