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It's Your Move:

Move Like a Local in NYC

Your Guide to Moving In and Around NYC

Check out these tools, tips, and resources to make your move to NYC easier than ever.

About the Author

Local Expert

Tracy Kaler

Tracy is founder and editor of Tracy’s New York Life, a popular NYC blog that brings the latest and greatest in living, food, style, happenings, art, culture, and more from the city that never sleeps. Her writing has appeared in publications like BrickUnderground, Curbed, Business Insider, Metro NY, and on other blogs and websites. She lives on the Upper West Side with her husband, and when she’s not blogging, you can find her wandering the streets of NYC or tweaking her already decorated apartment.

Get the scoop on NYC from our local expert, Tracy Kaler of Tracy's New York Life. This month, she gives you a list of NYC's Top Holiday Catering Spots.

The city that never sleeps is beckoning you home. From Brooklyn to Queens, New Yorkers everywhere take pride in their city. Get ready for strolls through Central Park and the hustle and bustle of Times Square. Amidst all of the excitement, planning your big move can be stressful. At Cubesmart, we’re experts in logistics. Whether you need movers, storage or just a simple checklist to stay organized, we’ve got your back. You’ve got enough to think about; let us take care of the details. Check out our tips and tricks for moving in NYC below.

Moving Articles

Still considering which part of the city fits your needs? Never fear! We’ve done our research. Take a look at the following articles about Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan. Which one matches your personality?


NYC’s Top Catering Spots for Holiday Entertaining

By Tracy Kaler on Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The holiday season is stressful enough with decorating & shopping – let the caterers take care of the food. Check out Tracy's list of top catering services in the NYC area.


Reasons to Love Fall in NYC

By Tracy Kaler on Thursday, September 22, 2016

Fall is the best season in New York City with colorful trees & cozy fashion. Read the Storage Blog for more reasons why we love being in NYC during autumn.


Stepping Beyond Central Park: 7 Lesser Known NYC Parks

By Tracy Kaler on Thursday, September 1, 2016

Central Park gets all the glory, but New York City is full of great and beautiful parks. Here are 7 NYC parks to get to know.


Best Staycation Ideas for Labor Day Weekend in New York City

By Tracy Kaler on Thursday, July 21, 2016

Moving Tools and Resources

Here are all the tools, tips and resources you need.

New York City is thriving with attractions and nightlife, but you may be looking for more. We have the resources you need to make this move to the city as seamless as possible. Check out the tools and resources below to get to know your new home.

Community Insights

View demographics, crime stats and more.


City Living

Find the hot spots to suit your taste buds

  • Chow Down

  • Guide to What and Where to Eat in NYC
  • NYC Arts

  • The Complete Guide to the Arts Scene

Storage Size Guide

Need storage? Find out how much

For the Kids

Locate the best schools & activities nearby.


New York City Storage

Let us simplify your moving experience by providing self-storage options to suit any budget. Alleviate headaches by storing your belongings with us while you figure out which neighborhood is right for you. Or, if you don’t have enough room for your belongings in your new digs, we have climate- and non-climate controlled storage units, parking spaces and lockers – available with flexible month-to-month leases. We are a one-stop shop for all your moving needs, including professional-grade packing supplies. Discover why over 1 million satisfied Customers have chosen CubeSmart, making us one of the most trusted names in storage.

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