Victoria, BC  Canada

​​SIMPLY DOWNSIZING

Simply Downsizing Move Management and Transition Services offered in Victoria, BC and surrounding areas.

  • develop a custom move plan
  • recommend realtors, movers, handymen, cleaners, appraisers, etc.
  • schedule and supervise movers, handymen, cleaners, etc.
  • bring all the moving supplies (boxes, packing tape, Sharpies, labels, etc.)
  • create floor plans of your new home, so we can figure out what will fit and where BEFORE you have to start making decisions
  • organize, sort and de-clutter
  • pack (we'll take photos of how things were in your old home so we can re-create it at your new home)
  • label every box
  • unpack
  • shop for items for your new home
  • arrange for elevators, parking, etc. on moving day
  • arrange utility transfers etc.​
  • get everything set up at the new place so all you have to do is walk in and relax

Are you feeling overwhelmed at just the thought of moving?  Not sure where to begin?  Give us a call and we'll give you a free, one hour, no obligation consultation.  We'll listen to your needs and figure out how we can help you.  We'll put together a proposal along with a quote, and then you can decide whether or not you'd like to let us help you reduce your stress level.  If you decide to enlist our help, we'll put together a custom move plan.  We call it our Roadmap to Success.  We'll make a list of everything that needs to be done and set a timeframe, so that you'll be able to rest easy knowing that you're move is on track.

  • arrange shipments to family members

  • arrange to have items appraised

  • take items to auction

  • arrange for consignment of items

  • help you host an estate sale

  • contact charities for donation pick-up

  • arrange for recycling items

  • call in the junk removal people

  • help sort through papers

  • shred old documents

Resettlement of New Home - Not sure what to bring with you?  We can create floor plans of your new place and figure out exactly what you have room for and where it should go.  If there is anything you need to purchase for the new place, we are more than happy to help you with that.  We can look after getting all of your electronics up and running.  We can also make the beds, stock the fridge, line the cupboards, hang artwork and draperies, as well as coordinate and/or supervise any painting, renovations, cleaning, etc. that needs to be done.  We can even provide you with a list of local amenities such as: transit schedules, recycling information, the closest recreation centre to offer your favourite class etc.  In addition to all of that, we'll make sure all the boxes and packing materials are dealt with before we leave!  We're here to make your move easier, so anything we can do in that regard, we will.

Emotional Support - Along with practical moving services, we offer the emotional support needed so that you don't feel alone or overwhelmed during the process.  We can help you every step of the way.  We deal with the whole transition including the emotions, the memories and family dynamics.  If desired, we can manage the stress for you by providing you with a single point of contact for everyone and everything.  Our range of services is fully customizable to meet your needs and budget.  We truly care about making your transition as stress free as possible, so we're happy to do as much or as little as you like.

Help for Adult Children - For those who are looking for help for mom and/or dad, we're here for you.  We're happy to assist if you're not able to for whatever reason.  We can keep you apprised of our progress along the way, so that you too are comforted knowing that your parent(s) are in good hands.

Estate Settlement - With sensitivity and caring, we can also help with cleaning out the home of a loved one.

Among other things, we can:

Allocation of Unwanted Items - Not sure what to do with all your stuff?  We can help you decide what is worth keeping, what to sell, what to donate, and what to recycle.  The final decision is always yours.  We can do any combination of the following:​​

Move Management

Call us at: (250) 812-3759

Move Management and Transition Services