A Moving List Everyone Should Have
Posted on March 8, 2017

Bohemia Blog by Agent Susan Molloy

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Moving can seem really stressful, especially if you don’t have what you need to make it happen smoothly. Whether you are renting or buying, it’s great to have recommendations for all the jobs you need to have done on your moving checklist. However, moving often happens so quickly that you just end up getting whoever is available. Wouldn’t it be great if you had a list of people who were tried and trusted? Well lucky for you that is what I have done. I highly recommend all of these people. I have used them and referred them, and they never disappoint.

Movers
Let’s face it. It isn’t always fun to move yourself. I have two moving companies that I use. Both are amazing. They will take good care of your things and give you great service. They also offer a packing service if you just need some help getting it all done.

Roadway Moving
Ross Sapir
[email protected]
(212) 812-5240
Current Special: Tell them Susan from Bohemia Realty Group sent you to receive 10% off

OZ Moving
David Donen
[email protected]
(212) 452-MOVE

Imperial Moving & Storage
www.ImperialMovers.com
(212) 879-6683
83 Washington Pl, New York, NY 10011

Handyman
What if your apartment isn’t the right color? Need someone to hang some paintings or put together that IKEA furniture that for the life of you can’t figure out? I have your guy. He does excellent work and you won’t get a better price! Tell him Bohemia Realty Group sent you!

Mike Dinneen
[email protected]
(203) 980-6703

Contractor
Buying a place and need a bigger job done? I have just the guy. Very fair pricing and does great work. You won’t be sorry you called Gary!

GEC Designs
Gary Catchpole
[email protected]
(917) 239-5533

Insurance (Homeowner’s and Renter’s)
Next you need insurance. Whether it’s homeowner’s insurance or renter’s insurance, my guy Joe will have you covered. He just talked me into getting renter’s insurance, and it is only $15 per month. What was I waiting for?? Got a car? He can get you a package deal including auto insurance. Tell him Susan from Bohemia Realty Group sent you.

State Farm
Joe Benincasa
[email protected]
(631) 465-9070

Locksmith
You got the keys to your new pad but you need a top lock or a new lock. Or you locked yourself out, and you forgot to get that extra set made to give to your best friend. You need Popeye’s number. Popeye’s has 24 -hour service, the best in Upper Manhattan. He also makes custom window gates.

Popeye’s Locksmiths
(917) 370-9792

Home Concierge Service
Maria Octavio, who runs The Perfect Wife Concierge can be anything you want her to be. From packing or unpacking your move, to organizing all your move details for you, or waiting at your apartment to have the cable company come; You name it, she does it. So if time is not on your side, you need to know Maria.

The Perfect Wife Concierge Service
Maria Octavio
[email protected]
(305) 213-2801

Now you feel relieved but exhausted. What you need is a massage that comes to you and an amazing glass of wine! The good news is that I have great recommendations for both.

Wine and Liquors
They deliver! These guys are amazing. They have a fantastic wine selection and they know their stuff. They also have weekly wine tastings so be sure to get on their email list. If you don’t know wine well they will make excellent recommendations.

The Winery
257 West 116th (just off Frederick Douglass Boulevard)
212-222-4866
Shop online: thewineryonline.com

Massage
Wouldn’t it be great to have a massage that came to you? Selah Body Works does just that. They have massage therapists that offer all sorts of massage from Deep Tissue to Swedish. Pick your poison.

Jose Rosario
Selah Bodyworks:
[email protected]