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Old 07-05-2014, 05:11 AM
 
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every site I go to they want my email before they'll give me a quote and I don't want to give out my email or other personal info.
I just need a rough estimate if anyone has used a mover to move a one-bedroom, locally.
I'm having a neighbor move me, and I need a guide as to what to pay him.
thanks.

 
Old 07-05-2014, 05:19 AM
 
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I'd estimate between $300-$400.
 
Old 07-05-2014, 05:21 AM
 
Location: MMU->ABE->ATL->ASH
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Get a "One" user GMail account, then after you got your quotes never use it again.
 
Old 07-05-2014, 06:44 AM
 
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I have a junk email, but these places want my phone # address and want me to agree to receive phone calls from various tel-marketers.

thanks Kyle, that's about what I was thinking. I don't have as much furniture as most one -bedrooms , eg. no couch,
but do have a lot of boxes.

there were only 2 quotes I found online which were just there, and did not require information.

one was $248-369.
the other was $1200!
 
Old 07-05-2014, 11:38 AM
 
Location: Des Moines Metro
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I agree with Kyle. Pay a little more if you have heavy things and stairs involved. Pay closer to $300 if it's ground floor and an easy "out the door to the parking lot" sort of route.
 
Old 07-05-2014, 03:52 PM
 
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thank you Meemur. this is helpful.
 
Old 07-05-2014, 04:40 PM
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Most local places will charge by the hour, depends on how much stuff you have. Could take all day or half a day.
 
Old 07-05-2014, 05:11 PM
 
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Moving "locally" can mean a lot of things... it depends upon how large your city is, and how busy the moving companies are. They charge more in the summer, for example... But a good ballpark figure for two guys and a truck to move a one bedroom is about $500.
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