16
May

6 Questions When Choosing Seattle Travel Nurse Housing

If you’re coming to Seattle and choose to take a stipend instead of travel nurse housing provided by your employer, you gain flexibility to live the way you want. But it does come at a price – the price of your time to find the right place, and some worry of whether you can trust […]

06
May

What to Pack for Seattle Temporary Housing

What to bring for your long-term stay in Seattle depends significantly on two factors: the time of year, and what your temporary housing provider includes in their packages. Clothing and Gear In fall and winter, you’ll want several options for outerwear and lots of rain-appropriate gear. Invest in rain boots or other waterproof footwear. We […]

29
Apr

3 Tips to Maximize Your Travel Nurse Housing Budget in Seattle

Seattle is a tough market for travel nurses to find adequate housing within their budget. Rents are high and rising constantly. It’s a desirable place to live and the economy is growing tremendously. There are still ways to stretch your housing stipend, even in this tight market. With some advance planning, you can get a […]

26
Apr

How to Use Relocation Packages to Stay Competitive in Seattle Tech Hiring

The Seattle technology market is hotter than ever. Demand for jobs is strong, but as with all the major technology hubs, finding and keeping good talent is harder than ever. With Amazon recruiting thousands of new employees each month, smaller tech companies in the Seattle area will have to change their game to stay competitive. With all […]

11
Apr

Finding a Short Term Furnished Apartment Rental in Seattle

Managing a temporary move to Seattle is a daunting task. Whether you’re coming for an extended work trip, a contract as a travel nurse, an internship, or even a permanent relocation, you have so many things to focus on. Work wants you to jump right in. You’re interested in exploring your new city and making […]

05
Apr

What to Expect When you Move to Seattle

What to expect when you move to Seattle Seattle. The Emerald City. The Jet City (our personal favorite). I’ve lived in 8 cities in the last 15 years, and Seattle isn’t quite like any of them. It’s a heady mix of progress, history, breathtaking natural beauty, soul-crushing gloomy weather, and pleasant livability that just feels…right. So […]

22
Mar

The Ultimate Guide to Seattle Summer Intern Housing

When to Look You may be anxious to find Seattle summer intern housing as soon as you accept your offer, but hold tight. Most corporate housing companies and apartment complexes don’t know their availability until 20-45 days before a vacancy. Current tenants are only required to give 20 days notice in most buildings, so unless […]

04
Mar

Seattle Travel Nurse Housing Tips

With several universities and world-class medical facilities, it’s no surprise that Seattle attracts a large number of travel nurses. Finding travel nurse housing, however, can be tricky in Seattle. The growing economy, short lease lengths, and desire for downtown conveniences can make it difficult to find the perfect place. But with the right expectations, finding […]

08
Dec

Moving to Seattle with Kids

Moving to Seattle with kids is daunting but doable. Seattle is a great city for families, with vibrant community and parenting groups, an excellent park system, and tons of safe, enjoyable neighborhoods. Moving is always stressful, though, and with a bit of preparation, you can help your family make the transition as smoothly as possible. […]