Tag: Moving Company

Greater Vancouver housing market thrived in August

Did you purchase a property in August? If not, get ready to see moving trucks lining the streets of British Columbia, especially in Greater Vancouver! The fall will certainly be a hectic time for many families as they put their belongings in moving trucks and drive to new homes. Highland Worldwide will be right there… Read more »

Buying a house during the holiday season?

The holidays are stressful; there’s no denying that.  In order to deal with the stress of gift giving and relative seeing, many families take the “time” off, focusing on day-to-day activities.  From Thanksgiving all the way into the New Year, people throw up their hands and declare, “Enough is enough!” Suffice to say, the real… Read more »

Staying positive through the B.C. provincial deficit

A budget deficit of $1.5 billion for the 2012-13 fiscal year?  Absolute insanity!  Needless to say, times are rough.  Economies worldwide are taking a hit and B.C. is no different. Andrew Duffy of Times Colonist writes, “Finance Minister Mike de Jong said the government is working to control government spending to mitigate the effects of… Read more »

Tips for Selling a Home

If you need a moving company, that might mean that you’re moving to a new home. If that’s the case, then you’ll need to sell your old home. And for anyone who’s gone through that process before, you know that it’s not always an easy thing to do. So, here are some tips to help… 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 prices to drop sharply in 2012

Brian Morton from the Vancouver Sun announces that the Canadian Real Estate Association has projected that B.C. home prices will be decreasing this year.  “The forecast average drop of four per cent – the biggest decline in the country and far steeper than the 1.1-per-cent forecast drop nationally-will bring the average price of a residential… 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 »