Posts Tagged ‘moving news’

Moving Evicted Tenants is Big Money for Businesses

Associated Press NEW YORK — Property owners across the country bear a burden from the recession: paying a fortune in moving and storage costs to evict tenants who fail to pay their rent. But the owners’ losses are a boon for the companies that clear out homes. Their business has skyrocketed, “making money out of […]

FMCSA Final Ruling on Cell Phone Usage

By Chad Bennett for The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) made a final ruling prohibiting interstate truck and bus drivers from cell phone usage while operating vehicles. Drivers who violate this rule will be fined $2,750 and possibly  disqualified from operating commercial motor vehicles in addition to […]

The Real Housewives of Atlanta Kim Zolciak Moves

Kim Zolciak  of The Real Housewives of Atlanta finally parted ways with the townehome she lived in for five years in the swanky area of Atlanta called Buckhead. Before giving birth to her baby boy KJ, Kim and Kroy Biermann decided to move in to a plush $5M mansion in Northern Atlanta in which Kim calls […]

Did You Know?

Need more tips? Read our full list of Moving Tips and Guides. If you are looking for free quotes on your next move, it takes a few seconds to fill out our moving form and receive moving quotes from moving, storage, and relocation companies that can help make your move a pleasant experience.

Playboy moving some departments to L.A. from Chicago

By Robert Channick Reporting from Chicago— After nearly 60 years as a Chicago institution, Playboy Enterprises Inc. is moving its editorial operations out west. Executives confirmed that the magazine’s editorial, art and photo departments will shift to the company’s Los Angeles office by May. “Some of the magazine’s Chicago employees have been asked to relocate, while others […]

Zipcar Launches Pilot for “zipvan” Cargo Van Service

By Chad Bennett for Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), announced on November 29, 2011 that they will be launching a pilot for full size cargo vans in San Francisco called Zipvan. Zipvan will allow consumers to use  cargo vans to transport large items that wouldn’t be able to fit in Zipcars. Zipvan will also provide […]

Oh No! Moving at a All Time Low?

Census Bureau reports that tough economic times means people aren’t moving. By Chad Bennett for The recession has taken a major toll on how citizens are spending their money. The market has gone through the trenches over the years leaving consumers hesitant to make major purchases and decisions including the option to move interstate and intrastate. […]