Local Area Guides

5 Reasons to Consider Moving to Staten Island

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Staten Island Areas and Neighborhoods It’s a big island, and most certainly what differentiates Staten Island from the other New York boroughs is that there is something for every lifestyle. Whether you are most comfortable near the beach, in an urban neighborhood, or maybe you want the space offered by the suburbs; if you are […]

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How to Sublet a New York City Apartment

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New York City Subletting Laws are Complicated The laws are not only complicated but also relevant to all involved parties: • The landlord or building manager, who may also be the building owner • A prime tenant or apartment lessee, who has the primary apartment lease. • The subtenant or subletter who is staying in […]

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Helping Your Child Adjust to a New School After Moving

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Bronx Science High School

You’ve just moved into a new neighborhood, and your children will be attending a different school. Even if you’re not completely settled in your new home yet, here are a few end-of-summer tips to make the first day of school easier on the whole family. Enrollment and preparation Make sure your child’s new school has […]

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Keeping In Touch With Old Friends When You Move

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When you move to a new city, keeping in touch with old friends is important; it helps you through the transition. Social media makes it so easy to keep in touch. Here are a few guidelines and suggestions. Facebook It’s the obvious place for personal communications with friends and acquaintances. In addition to building your […]

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People Love Serenity Movers on Yelp!

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People Love Us On Yelp - 2018

Serenity Movers has always taken pride in providing top quality moving services with special attention to detail and personalized customer service. Today, we are proud to announce that Serenity Movers has been named a recipient of Yelp’s 2018 “People Love Us On Yelp” award, in recognition of the outstanding feedback we’ve received from our many […]

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Moving Tips for Single Parents

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Single parent and child on moving day

Moving with kids is always a challenge. As a single parent, you already know you have double the work. If you’re making a move single-handedly, its even more important that you take advantage of every opportunity to avoid last minute surprises and make things go smoothly. If you’re a single mom or dad and you’re […]

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5 Items That Frequently Get Damaged During A Move

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How to Pack Your Possessions for a Safe Trip There are typical items you expect might be damaged when you move; items such as glassware, dinnerware, antiques and collectibles. For these fragile possessions, it pays to use the correct packing materials including, medium (not large) dishpack boxes with double-thick walls, soft packing paper to avoid […]

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