Moving Trends: Suburbs are Becoming the “it” Location

A recent moving trend that has been seen in the past year or so, is more people moving into the suburbs. Why is this? More people are finding that affordable housing is found in these suburbs compared to city living. A few years ago, the opposite was true with many people moving into the city as the cost of living was lower. However, as the economy bounces back, city living is becoming more expensive. This trend is something that many analysts believe will continue throughout 2017 and into 2018.

With this trend being seen, we have come up with a few tips about moving into the suburbs that you may want to know! After all, it could help you to fit into your new neighborhood even easier.

  1. Instead of finding that perfect house in the suburbs, find the perfect suburbs for you. This means looking at the community first and whether it will be a fit for you or not. Once you find the perfect area, then you can start to find that perfect home.
  2. Always think about your commute to work. One mistake that many people make is that they find this perfect home in the suburbs, but they increase their commute to work so far it becomes a financial burden to drive this far.
  3. For those who are moving into these suburbs with kids, check the local schools and what is offered here. You will want your child to have a great school, along with activities to entertain themselves with.

Those who do move to the suburbs from the city often find that this is a big adjustment. They are accustomed to having everything within walking distance. However, now, they may have to drive to the grocery and entertainment. Don’t let this throw you off moving into a community though! Most people find that this is a move that requires adjustment but in the end, they love living in a tight knit community.

Are you ready to become part of the trend and move into the suburbs? If so, don’t forget to call us here at Dunmar Moving. We can help you move into the suburbs or into the city. No move is too big or too small for our professionals to handle!

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