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A Guide to Home Safety For Seniors

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that one out of every four Americans over the age of 65 suffers a fall each year. Falls are the leading cause of death among older adults and account for the most non-fatal trauma-related hospitalizations. That’s why ensuring home safety for seniors is vital if your loved ones choose to age in place.

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The Apartment Amenities Renters Really Want

There’s no question: renting is “in.” As of 2016, more U.S. households (36.6 percent) were renting than at any point in 50 years, according…

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How to Avoid Losing Your Security Deposit When You Move

Paying a security deposit when you move into an apartment or rental house certainly isn’t the best thing in the world, and forfeiting that…

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Miami is no Longer Affordable, and it’s Driving People Away

Miami’s population continues to grow, but that growth is beginning to slow. For some segments of the population – especially residents born…

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Don’t Wait to Move to Downsize: The Benefits of Minimalism

To our readers: In the second part of MYMOVE’s look at minimalism, we consider how minimalism has benefits beyond having less stuff to…

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5 DIY Projects to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Whether you’re moving into a new house or just trying to make the most of your current home, you can save money and lower your…

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Keeping Track of Your Stuff During a Move

When you’re preparing for a move, just the thought of packing all your stuff can be overwhelming. But like any other big project, it helps…

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How to Make a Home Inventory When Moving

Having a home inventory list can be helpful in a number of circumstances, but perhaps none as useful as when packing for a move. You can…

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Moving To Silicon Valley – Not Easy but Not Impossible

If technology is your game, chances are you want to play it in Silicon Valley. And why not? That’s where the headquarters of Adobe Systems…

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How to Give a Notice to Vacate When You’re Moving Out

Moving out of an apartment can be a thrilling prospect, especially if you’re uprooting to far sweeter surroundings. But before you let your…

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Interesting Tips and Facts about Moving

So you’re moving. Congratulations! A move can be one of the most exciting events of your life. Think Christmas and your birthday all rolled…

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Checklist: How to Move Out for the First Time

Moving out for the first time is a big step; it has an associated fear factor that can range from “mild” to “severe.” In other words, don’t…

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Score Fabulous Home Furnishings on a Shoestring Budget

Decorating a new home on a budget can be tricky. It’s so easy to flip through a lifestyle magazine, or watch HGTV, and get caught up in the gorgeous featured designs. But most of what’s promoted is far too expensive to fill the average home.

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MYMOVE’s Guide to Small Apartments, Compact Living, and Minimalism

To our readers: MYMOVE today examines the phenomenon of minimalism. First, we consider small apartments, tiny houses, and compact living in…

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Your Room-By-Room Guide to Clearing Out Clutter

Just as order contributes to calm, clutter can be a source of so much stress. When you have to start your day by looking for your keys (or…

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