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Posted on Jul 20 2016 - 7:26am by Jennifer Stamper
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Moving to a new climate is a big responsibility. You have to take more into account than just moving; now you have to think about things like keeping your family healthy and safe, preparing your home for unfamiliar weather, and protecting your belongings from heat, rain, sun or snow — things you probably didn’t think about before. Before you move across the country...

Posted on Jul 19 2016 - 8:00am by Garret Stembridge
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It’s difficult to see an aging father reach a point where full independence is impossible. Helping Dad transition from a role of caregiver to that of someone who needs care can be just as difficult—and can begin to feel like an exercise in walking on eggshells. Polite offers of help can be met with stern rebuffs, leaving you feeling helpless. No one is ever...

Posted on Jun 20 2016 - 10:00am by Dayna Hathaway
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If life has your family moving to Sin City, you might be wondering whether Las Vegas is a good place to raise children. After all, most people recognize Las Vegas as an adult-oriented tourist destination. But what outsiders don’t realize is that the tourist magnet known as the Strip is a very small area of Las Vegas. The rest is filled with family-friendly neighborhoods...

Posted on Jun 20 2016 - 10:00am by Garret Stembridge
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If you’re considering moving to Las Vegas, there’s a lot to know about Nevada’s largest city! Though Vegas is often referred to as Sin City and associated with “What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas” stories, it’s better known as the Entertainment Capital of the World with the Las Vegas Strip as its tourist magnet. But the city has...

Posted on Jun 20 2016 - 10:00am by Dayna Hathaway
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Are you just starting a family in the Vegas area or moving to Las Vegas with children? Knowing where to live matters. Budget, schools, commute, and family-friendly amenities all play a role in determining which area makes the most sense for your family. In this post, we take a look at the best areas in Las Vegas for families with the help of Anthony Knight, broker...

Posted on Jun 20 2016 - 9:00am by Garret Stembridge
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Las Vegas might be known for its nightlife, gambling, and other adult activities, but the Entertainment Capital of the World has plenty of indoor and outdoor adventures for families and kids. Regardless of whether you’re a tourist or a local, you’re going to love our list of the best things to do in Las Vegas with kids! WHAT TO DO Visiting and local families...

Moving into your first apartment is a huge step – you’re finally leaving home and venturing out in the world by yourself. But moving into your first apartment also takes a lot of work. There are many steps between finding a space and signing a lease. Before you start the search, here are six tips you must know. 1. Leave room in your budget for additional expenses. (Via...

Posted on Apr 8 2016 - 7:15pm by David Decker
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  There are a lot of things you need to know before buying a new home, but the first of the many steps is to figure out if you can afford it. If you can, how will you pull it off? Here are eight steps to take to ensure you’re confident and ready for a life-changing purchase. Determine what you can afford. (Via The Knot) According to the US Census Bureau,...

Posted on Mar 24 2016 - 8:33pm by David Decker
Comments Off on 3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Moving

At some point in your life, you have probably thought seriously about moving to a new home. Whether you follow through with that decision or not, understanding the reasons behind wanting to move and the practicality of doing so is important. Before taking the plunge, there are three basic questions you’ll have to answer. What is Important to You? The first step...

Congratulations, you’re moving in together! It’s an exciting step in your relationship or marriage. Once you’ve decided that moving in is the right next step, you have to start thinking about the practical aspects of consolidating your items. What is worth keeping, and what is worth storing? This guide is meant to help you figure out: should you keep one, keep...