Tips for Moving Into Your Apartment


Renting and moving into a new apartment in a brand new neighborhood can be very stressful.

Renting and moving into a new apartment in a brand new neighborhood can be very stressful. You’ve got many things to remember and coordinate. However, with some planning, it is possible to have a stress-free move. Preparing what might go wrong before it does will reduce a bit of stress. A move to a new space brings a fresh start and can be fun as long as the move goes well. Problems during your move can usually be avoided; however, let’s take a peek at some moving tips. Here are some of the best moving tips for your new family apartment!

Get Your Finances Straightened Out for Your Family Apartment

Before you even considering moving into your family apartment, it’s essential to evaluate your financial situation. There’s going to be costs associated with moving, including security deposit, first month’s rent, and the certain expense of moving. One of the most important things you can do before looking for a family apartment is to make sure your financial house is all in order. One of the things most landlords are going to need is a credit check. Make sure your credit scores are the absolute best they can be.

Plan Ahead for Your Apartment

As soon as you know the date you move, you’ve got to be on top of the decisions you’re going to make. Are you going to get help with moving or do it all yourself? Even if you have the professional movers to help, you will still have to move some things into your family apartment on your own. You want to take some of your most valuable items with you, for example. Make a list of the essential things you want to move yourself. Like clothes, electronics, pet equipment, and jewelry.


If you have lived in your old apartment for a couple of years, there could have been an accumulation of different stuff you no longer need. Moving gives you a perfect chance to have a good clear-out and throw away things you don’t want anymore. The fewer things you have to move into your family apartment, the less it will cost you. Besides, you don’t want your neighbors to think you’re a hoarder.

Dealing With Pets

Your pets could become a bit stressed by the moving experience. They aren’t going to understand what’s going on and could use the confusion of the day to attempt an escape. Make sure your furry friends are in good hands on the day of the big move.

Come Home to Comfort and Convenience at Prescott Square Apartments

Nestled in the wooded hills of Pikesville, yet just moments away from Baltimore, Reisterstown, Randallstown, Millford Mill, Gwynn Oak, Old Court, Owings Mills, Garrison, Lochearn, and Windsor Mill, Prescott Square Apartments offers spacious apartment living spaces for everyone! We offer two-bedroom homes with wall-to-wall carpeting/hardwood flooring, central A/C, access to oversized patios/balconies, and maintenance whenever you need it. To set up an appointment to take a look at our apartments, call us at 443-213-8584 or visit our website!