Ready to find your perfect home? As movers in Greenville, NC know, we know how hard house hunting can be. However, more and more people are moving than ever before. According to United States Census Bureau,
“Between 2012 and 2013, 35.9 million people 1 year and over living in the United States moved to a different residence. The mover rate for this period was 11.7 percent”
According to the study, the most popular reason people wanted to move was that they “wanted new or better home/ apartment,” “other housing reason,” and “other family reason” in 1999 and 2013.
People are moving all the time. And why not? Whether they’re doing it for a new job, a better location, or just an itch to move, now is a great time to find a new home. That being said, the home finding process can be incredibly difficult. That’s why, with our years of experience in moving, we’ve put together 3 ways you can get started.
1. Determine What Your Dream Home Looks Like
When you think about this new home, what kind of home do you want? It’s important at to think abou the size of the home you want, what kind of features your need, and the kind of community you’ll want. Thinking about the needs of both transportation to work, what your kids will need from the community, and what kind of neighborhood you want, you can narrow down the area and neighborhood you’re working in.
2. Study Neighborhood Data
As members of the moving industry in Greenville, NC, we know how important it is to look at the data. With the internet, you have so many tools to look at reviews, what community programs are going on, and even the rate of crime in these neighborhoods. Make sure to research and check all of that out before you even find a realtor.
3. Utilize Social Media
Tying into using the internet, make sure you take advantage of what you probably use every single day: social media. You can utilize your Facebook, Pinterest, and even Twitter to help you with your search. There’s even now a status option in Facebook to say you’re “looking for…” something. That way, the friends and the network you already have can help you find the perfect location. There are even a variety of groups you can join that can help you find real reviews and may unlock the key to your home.
Got Your Dream Home in Greenville, NC?
Of course, those are just a few ways to help you find a new home. Once you find it, you’ll need to start looking at moving companies in Greenville, NC to help you on your way. Consider Advance Moving & Storage to help you make that move. With over 20 years of experience, our movers help families like yours make that dream move. Just look at our list of moving services. You will find that our small and large moving trucks can help you load, store, and move across Eastern North Carolina, or across the nation. To get started, contact us and we’ll see what we can do.