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FRANCHISE CONSUMER MARKETING CONFERENCE Q&A – OUR TOWN AMERICA BRITTANY JOHNSON

Franchise Consumer Marketing Conference Q&A

IFA Franchise Opportunities Blog (July 2016) – The Franchise Consumer Marketing Conference (FCMC) is an annual trade show hosted in Atlanta, GA each year by Franchise Update Media Group.  The conference is custom-built to provide the leading marketing professionals with a platform through which to share information on important trends, best ...
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How to Move this Summer, and Survive It

CNBC (July 2016) –  Summer is the most popular time of year to move and that means many millennials are packing their bags.  In fact, 44 percent of those young people say they plan to pull up stakes within the next year, according to Rent.com.  Relocating for a job was ...
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2015 Our Town America New Mover Survey Winner

Our Town America Reveals 2015 New Mover Survey Drawing Winner

2015 New Mover Survey Winner Houston/ Fort Worth, TX (June 2016) – Our Town America, the nation’s leading New Mover Marketing franchise, just announced that couple, John and Kelly Ballentine of Katy, TX, have won the annual Our Town America New Mover Survey Drawing! After their move to Katy in December 2015, the ...
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Our Town America of Houston Moving Kit New Mover Direct Mail Marketing

Helping the Whole Family This Moving Season

FOX 26 Houston | KRIV (May 2016) – May’s National Moving Month kicks off the busiest moving season of the year. Houston is THE national leader in local moves, ranked the #1 Fastest Growing City by FORBES and the #1 population growth city according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau data ...
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“Moving Kit” Helps Children Ease Moving Stress

WBTW Myrtle Beach (May 2016) – A new study at Boston University shows there could be a negative effect on kids whose families move often.  Researchers found many children’s math and reading scores dropped each time their family relocated.  They also found higher rates of emotional and behavioral problems in children who ...
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6 Things to Remember About Summer Movers Our Town America New Mover Direct Mail Marketing

6 Things to Remember About Welcoming Summer Movers

While summertime tends to slow things down in some places, new residents are heating up, and ready to spend money!   Here are 6 things to think about when welcoming new movers into your business:
  1. Your Reach Increases – In some markets, such as Phoenix, AZ we see increases of 20-50% of ...
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Our Town America Raleigh Moving KIt

Kids’ Comfort Moving Kit for National Moving Month

Time Warner Cable News Central NC (May 2016) – May’s National Moving Month kicks off the busiest moving season of the year.  North Carolina cities, such as Charlotte and Raleigh are among the nation’s leaders in local moves, Raleigh ranked the #4 Fastest Growing City by FORBES and the #4 Best Place to ...
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US Census Bureau Mover Rate Our Town America New Mover Program

U.S. Census Reports Mover Rate Stable at About 12 Percent

United Status Census Bureau (March 2015) – For the past several years, the mover rate has remained between 11.5 and 12.5 percent, according to new 2014 statistics released in March 2015 from the U.S. Census Bureau. The mover rate between 2013 and 2014 was 11.5 percent or 35.7 million people age 1 year ...
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