Summer is the best time to plan your move. This is for a variety of reasons, including the great weather, school being out, and ample vacation days. When preparing for your summer move, be sure to have a plan in place starting with a moving budget and the all-important decision of whether or not to use professional movers. If you are going to use movers, make sure that you pick a reputable company and schedule your move in advance.

Key Takeaways:

  • Summer can be an ideal time to move because the weather and the temperature are favorable.
  • Consider whether you’re going to hire movers, or you’ll move without assistance.
  • Be sure to have a moving budget in place so that the costs don’t get out of hand.

“Statistical data shows that around 70% of all house moves in the U.S. take place roughly between Memorial Day (the last Monday in May) and Labor Day (the first Monday in September). And as you can guess, this May-September moving period intensifies during the summer months for a number of advantageous reasons (see below).”

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