Tag: Long Distance Movers

Vancouver’s Luxury Real Estate Market

We love hearing about a healthy real estate market here at Highland Worldwide. Moving families have many items that need to be handled with care on their way to a new residence, especially when those furniture pieces and fragile dishes must be transported across the border. We live to serve those who want to call… Read more »

Vancouver Real Estate in 2014

The New Year – that is, the first couple of weeks of January – is always very exciting. The atmosphere is one of change and although that atmosphere is quickly peppered with stagnation, especially as the year trudges along, we must embrace the refreshing positivity that is all around us. As Vancouver’s premier movers, we… Read more »

3 Tips for Moving to a Foreign Country

The following article, Sharon De Hinojosa from Tefl-Tips, examines three tips to keep in mind when moving to a foreign country: 1. Bring Enough Money: Make sure you have enough start-up cash when moving long distances.  Some places may provide you with the majority of amenities, while  others will expect you to provide all. 2…. Read more »

British Columbia Population Grows

 The Vancouver Sun reports that British Columbia’s population continuously grows rapidly, while new residents are beginning to prefer urban metropolitan areas over rural centers. According to Canadian statistics, Squamish and Chilliwack are the areas that saw the largest gains in population between 2006-2011. The B.C. census figures show that the population has increased by seven… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Kids for Moving Day

Moving can be a life changing event, which leads to feelings of excitement, apprehensiveness, and wonder. Among the difficulties of finding a reliable local moving company, this can be quite damaging and traumatic for children if it is not handled gently; Michele Dawson speaks about this in “How to Prepare Your Kids for Moving Day.”… Read more »