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Apr 08, 2019, 09:00 ET Move Over, Rover: Mayflower Survey Reveals The Fido And Fluffy Factor In Moving Decisions

Is it a case of the tail wagging the dog, or every dog having his day? However you define it, the cat is out of the bag when it comes to pet owners...


Apr 10, 2018, 07:00 ET Mayflower: Decluttering Looks Different For Every Generation

Will family heirlooms soon be a thing of the past? While the majority of Americans have received an heirloom from a relative, a new survey conducted...


Apr 11, 2017, 07:00 ET Millennials Make Temporary "Vacation Moves" Before Putting Down Roots

If millennials recently moved in next door, they may not stay long. A new survey, conducted by Mayflower, shows two in five millennials have moved to ...


Apr 05, 2016, 07:00 ET Experiences, Not Family Ties, Lead Millennials to New Cities

It seems distance does not make the heart grow fonder – especially if you're between the ages of 18 and 35. A new survey shows nearly half of...


Apr 21, 2015, 08:00 ET Two Working Parents Means More Grandparents Moving to Help with Childcare

Forget warmer climates … more Baby Boomers are retiring near their adult children to help care for grandchildren. According to the Mayflower Movers...


Apr 01, 2014, 08:00 ET Mayflower Survey Reveals Families Are More Willing to Relocate for the Woman's Job

One in three American households is looking to move this year, and women's careers are increasingly driving the decision to relocate. According to a...


Jun 12, 2013, 09:00 ET Consumer Alert: Moving Fraud will Affect Approximately 3,000 Americans This Year

As peak moving season begins and people look to hire movers, Mayflower is reminding consumers to be wary of moving scams. Of the approximately 1.6...


May 21, 2013, 12:43 ET Mayflower Study Reveals Americans' Rising Faith in Housing Market

With the economy stabilizing, Americans are feeling, once again, the bite of the moving bug. (Photo:...


Apr 03, 2013, 08:00 ET Mayflower Study Reveals Americans' Rising Faith in Housing Market

With the economy stabilizing, Americans are feeling, once again, the bite of the moving bug. Nearly half of Americans (47 percent) say they feel more ...


Aug 23, 2011, 09:00 ET New Research: Many Americans Miss Simple Steps to Avoid Mover Fraud

Most Americans know some of the simple steps they should take when choosing a mover, but many fail to take action when they move. A new survey,...


May 26, 2011, 10:00 ET 9 Tips to Avoid Getting Scammed by Rogue Movers

Each year, about 15 million American households move, and the majority do so during peak moving season from Memorial Day to Labor Day. By planning...