Nextphase provides turnkey moving solutions to make your move simple and stress free. Each move is tailored to meet your need and requirements. No job is too big or small and we serve all of Metro Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and USA. Our commitment is to make your move simple. We help you to:
We realize that moving is a difficult process and our goal is to provide you guidance and support. A move involves a great deal of skill, tenacity and time and our team of experts can simplify the process for you. Our clients believe that calling us to coordinate all aspects of their move was one of the best decisions they made when moving!
Scott and Kandice have owned and operated Nextphase Moving and Downsizing Solutions Inc, since 2008 (previously known as Transitions Moving Facilitators). The company serves all of Metro Vancouver and will provide you with excellent service at every stage of your move! Our goal is to ensure your move is made easy without any stress.
Scott Morrison has been a senior move manager since 2008. He has gained valuable experience in managing over 400 moves throughout Metro Vancouver, Canada and internationally. He is committed to helping all clients, with a focus on seniors, to make their move as seamless and stressless as possible.
Kandice Morrison started Transitions, a senior move manager company, with her husband Scott in 2008. While Scott is the main operations of the business, Kandice is responsible for the backroom business operations – marketing and promotion, human resources and technology. She loves to work on moves when ever possible and is highly organized and has years of experience in coordinating large events.
As a senior move manager, we offer turn key moving and downsizing solutions for clients that want to downsize from their family home of 10 to 50 years into a smaller residence. We are there to provide emotional support, help sort through your belongings, find a new home for household items and treasures and provide guidance on what to take to your new home. We customize every move to meet the needs of a client. We focus on every detail to plan, coordinate and organize your move and reduce the stress of the move.
We are there to support you through three stages:
Pre-move, we provide you with a complimentary consultation and an estimate of the amount of time and cost of your move. The price depends on various factors such as size of move, distance, amount of downsizing required, quantity of belongings to be packed and/or donated to charity, and any other specialty requirements.
Pre-move we use the Reduce, Reuse, Recycle model of downsizing
During the move, we treat your household items with care and respect. We prepare a complete inventory of all items that have been packed, so you know where everything is prior to the move.
Post-move, we follow-up with you, to see if there is anything you may need. As you see, there are many steps involved in a move. Most clients complete a move with 1-2 weeks although we can do the move in phases. While the move to your Nextphase could be consecutively, or months apart – we are there to develop a plan that suits your needs schedule.
In order to show the best side of your home, it is best to take the "you" out of your home and de-clutter the space and showoff the features of the home – kitchen, hardwood flooring, woodwork. When we stage the home, normally 50% of the books, pictures and ornaments are removed and placed into storage to allow the buyer to picture themselves in their new home. Our trained staff have experience in redesign and staging to show your home in it's best light.
We can organize and hire cleaners, painters, landscapers and other contractors to prepare your home for the market. We can recommend relators and put you in touch with the right contacts.
We will work with you to personalize your new home to meet your needs. This may include minor renovations to new home including:
Nextphase is a full-service senior move management company, which means that we will arrange every single part of your move. A main element of moving is sorting and organizing your assets and treasures. We often find new homes for items that no longer fit with your lifestyle in consignment stores, charities or with your family members. We find the best price for movers, coordinate the move, unpack and re-design your new home. If your new home needs cleaners, new drapes, new or used furniture, we provide and coordinate all these services.
Yes. We'll unpack all items into your new home, put everything away, hang your pictures, organize clothing, arrange cupboards, set up your television and stereo, even arrange your phone and cable. Like the reality shows we provide a "reveal" once we have your home organized. You will be very impressed at how wonderful you new home looks and feels!
Certainly, you can. But a move is a very complex project with many components to arrange in detail. We facilitate moves every day and have a team of experts . We have relationships with trusted suppliers and moving companies that allow us to organize every aspect quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively. A major move can easily occupy most of your free time over a two-month period. Save yourself that aggravation by having us do the work!
Absolutely. Helping seniors citizens downsize and move is our key market. It is a difficult period that needs to be handled with care and understanding. We will work with your Mother and you to develop a detailed plan, so you both know what to expect and what needs to be done before move day. We will always be available to answer any questions or concerns you or your mother have.
Ideally, the sooner the better . Call us as soon as you know you are moving. We can plan ahead and provide you with a work plan and schedule. The earlier things are arranged, the smoother and more efficient the move will be.
Nextphase has partners in cities across Canada, and major U.S. cities. We can handle your move across the country with no problems.
Our initial consultation is complimentary and at this time we will assess the size and complexity of your move. We will then provide you a written quote (fixed price) based on the amount of time and services required to sort, pack, move and set-up your new home. If necessary, we can break the work into phases, to reduce the cost of the move. We are very flexible and we will work with you to find an affordable solution.
No move is too small or big for our senior move company.. We manage small moves, such as a move from one independent living suite to another one, where there may only be 10 boxes and a few items of furniture. On the other side of spectrum, we manage moves where the client is moving or downsizing from a 3200 sq. ft...Read All
You and your crew were fantastic!!!! Absolutely amazing and we could not have done it without you!! I know you probably hear that often but I really do mean it! vRead All
You and your folks did a wonderful job for us again! Your ability to understand the special needs of seniors, and to respond to our need to move on short notice was greatly appreciated. Read All
I remember first walking into Amica and seeing the apartment set up brought a tear to my eye. Both you and Kandice with your personal touch, love, care and attention just made it such a great experience.
My dad loved what you had done. As my dad said... 'that Scott is a good man...' and he only said that when he meant it. I think you are too. Thank you for everything. Read All
Here is your opportunity to be an entrepreneur and business owner, of a growing value added service to the aging population. Bypass the expensive start-up costs and time consuming planning and launch your business now. We will provide you with our expertise and guidance garnered from 8 years of experience in operating a successful and well-established senior moving business. We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic team player, who wants to be a collaborative partner, yet run an independent business.
The cost of the licensing agreement will depend on the economic and demographic factors of your community. There will also be a low monthly flat rate fee, not a percentage based on your revenue. We will provide detailed information to interested buyers. Benefits will include:
Our market research shows a strong demand for this service in BC (Kelowna, Nanaimo and Victoria), Alberta (Edmonton and Calgary) and Ontario ( Burlington, Guelph, Hamilton, Kitchener, Toronto, Oakville. Please contact Kandice or Scott if this business opportunity interests you. We looking forward to connecting!