Here are some helpful questions to ask when you consider hiring a Senior Move Manager.
How long have you been providing senior move management services?
Have you participated in any formal training?
Are you fully insured for liability and workers’ compensation?
Will you provide a written contract?
Can you provide references?
Are you a member of the National Association of Senior Move Managers?
Do you offer customized floor plans?
Do you provide organizing, sorting , and downsizing services?
Do you arrange for the profitable disposal of unwanted items through auction, estate sale, buy-out, consignment, donation, or a combination?
Do you recommend movers that you trust?
How is the billing arranged for the movers?
Do you completely unpack and set up the new home? (These services include unpacking everything, hanging pictures, installing electronics, etc.)
Will you handle the transfer of my utilities, mailing address, etc?
What additional services do you offer? Items to consider include: house cleaning, waste removal, shopping, senior escort, assisting with the selection of a realtor, helping prepare the home to be sold.