Senior Moving FAQ
What is a Senior Move Manager?
A Senior Move Manager coordinates every aspect of your move in order to make the transition as smooth as possible. We are the extra set of hands that help you with the tasks – large or small. It is your move, we are just here to help you.
What will moving day be like?
We assign our Stewart Moving & Storage move teams who have been trained handle the unique circumstances that are associated with seniors. You move coordinator will be there with you from start to finish. You breakable will be professionally packed and labeled with our unique color coded tape. The furniture will wrapped in your home be marked with a destination tag. We will unpack and set up items at the new location. Most of our clients choose not to be onsite during move day.
Will you set up our new home?
Absolutely! We will unpack and place your items in the appropriate areas. By the end of move day you will come home to a comfortable ‘box free’ environment. We take pride in arranging items according to the way you previously had them organized. The shower curtain will be up, pictures hung, and the coffee pot ready to go.
Will this cost a lot?
We try to keep our prices in line with the services we provide. We work with all kinds of budgets. Our goal is to discuss your wants and needs and to structure a plan that works for you.
I do not have a real estate agent; can you assist with selling my home?
We are proud to have relationships with a number of real estate agents who specialize in working with seniors. We are happy to introduce you and let you decide which agent best serves your needs.
I see you are a NASMM member. Tell me about NASMM.
The mission of NASMM is to facilitate the physical and emotional aspects of relocation for older adults, to increase industry awareness, to establish a national referral network, to enhance the professional competence of members, and to promote the delivery of our services with compassion and integrity.
Does the senior hire you or their children?
Each senior moving situation is unique. We are often hired by a son or daughter who needs to coordinate a move while living in another state. Other times it will be the senior who contacts us directly. Either way it is important to know that you, our client, the individual in transition, is our focus.