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Posted on Sep 14 2016 - 7:00am by Extra Space Storage
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We all know that moving to a new home in a new neighborhood can be a stressful — albeit exciting — time. But as adults, the stresses that come to us are very different than those our children are facing. Change can be particularly scary for children; they not only have to leave the comfort of their childhood home, but they also have to face a new school and make...

Posted on Sep 12 2016 - 6:02pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Your Guide to the Best Denver Festivals

Denver is a huge city with a diverse population, so there’s always something unique going on! If you’re looking for an awesome Denver festival, parade, or cultural event, we’ve got a list of the best.  And it’s got a little bit of everything—music, holidays, food, art, and more! City & Neighborhood | Culture & Holidays | Food &...

Posted on Sep 12 2016 - 6:02pm by Extra Space Storage
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New to Denver? If you’ve recently moved to the Mile-High City, you’ll need to know how to find everything your new city has to offer. Below, we’ve highlighted the best Denver resources for finding great restaurants, things to do, where to live, where to find a job, and more! Things to Do in Denver Photo by Geoff Livingston There’s a ton to...

Posted on Aug 29 2016 - 12:24pm by Extra Space Storage
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For young families looking for great neighborhoods for families in Denver, there are several factors to consider: neighborhood safety, quality of local schools, location in the city, and affordability. In this post, we identify the best areas with all of that in mind to make your search easier! This list of safe, affordable neighborhoods in Denver is the perfect starting...

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 1:31pm by Extra Space Storage
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Denver is one of the best cities for small businesses in the U.S., so it’s no wonder why there are thousands of unique restaurants, bars, breweries, boutiques, shops, arts districts, and theaters throughout the metro area. If you’re looking for cool places to go in Denver that are interesting or off the beaten path—or if you just want to support more...

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 7:00am by Extra Space Storage
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If your son or daughter just graduated college, or is returning home after any time away, it is often caused because he or she has not been able to save up enough money for a place of their own. When grown children move back home, it’s important to consider these tips.   Set Boundaries Before They Move In When your child lives at home with the hope of soon...

Posted on Aug 19 2016 - 2:58pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Living in Denver: Get to Know the Mile High City​

So, you’re making the move to Denver. That’s exciting! It’s an amazing city with incredible opportunities. To help you get acquainted with your new home, we’ve compiled a series of posts about the best neighborhoods in Denver, cool local businesses in Denver, and even general things to know about Denver! Dive in and start learning about the...

Posted on Aug 16 2016 - 1:00pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on You’ve Got This: The Parents’ Guide to Freshman Move-In Day

For parents, freshman move-in day evokes a whole range of feelings. Emotionally, it’s one of the proudest days of your life — you’re seeing off a child you’ve raised to adulthood, a child who has succeeded through 12 years of school and earned a place in higher education. At the same time, every parent struggles to let go, no matter how much they’ve...

Posted on Jul 21 2016 - 8:00am by Garret Stembridge
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Coastal Virginia — from the Northern Neck down to Hampton Roads — is one of the most unique regions in America. Its shores attract millions of tourists each year, and the concentration of cities and military bases make it an active, busy place. This combination of relaxed oceanfront living and urban conveniences makes coastal Virginia an ideal place to retire....

Posted on Jul 20 2016 - 8:00am by Garret Stembridge
Comments Off on Overseas PCS: How Military Families Can Prepare for the Move

Receiving orders for an overseas PCS is both exciting and stressful for soldiers and their families. On one hand, what better opportunity to explore Korean culture, German food, or the splendor of the Gulf Countries? On the other hand, doing everything that needs to be done before leaving—processing paperwork, packing up belongings, emotionally preparing your family...