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Disaster Scenarios: Why Choose an Experienced Commercial Mover

If you’re looking for an experienced commercial mover who says they operate in New York City, you want to make sure they really know the ins and outs of Manhattan. We’re not just talking about one-way streets, but they really know what it takes to perform a multi-faceted relo in the City. Estimating correctly: “Is …

Top 5 Things to Look for in a Commercial Mover

Top 5 Things to Look for in a Commercial Mover Corporate relocation is no joke….just ask our team of experts who have been doing it since 1974. Here are the top five things you should consider before signing a contract. Reputation A slick web site means nothing. Only a reputable mover with recommendations from recent …

Top Five Things to Look for in a Warehouse

All warehouses and storage facilities are not the same. Some offer pick and pack services, some are storage only. Some are long-term, some are short-term. Often times, businesses need storage due to a lack of space at their office. Or there may be a gap during the commercial moving process, creating a need for commercial …

Case Closed: Relocating a Manhattan Law Firm

Timing is everything. But sometimes, timing doesn’t work out. When a company’s lease is up – but the new office space isn’t ready for occupancy – Eagle Transfer can make it work. We recently serviced a large Manhattan law firm who had a gap between their leases… a 10-week gap. No small feat, but this was …

Why Should I Use a Union Moving Company?

Eagle Transfer is committed to providing the best commercial moving services for Manhattan businesses. That’s why our moving professionals are proud to be signed to Teamsters Local 814. Teamsters Local 814 represents professional movers in New York City. They’re dedicated to improving members’ workplaces by ensuring fair pay, safe conditions and quality benefits. Our union …

Seven Ways to Make Your Office Move a Blast

Change makes people nervous – especially when it comes to moving. Office moving is no exception. “What if my commute is longer?” “What if my new cubicle is next to a loud person?” “Where’s the bathroom?” After nearly 50 years in the corporate relocation business, Eagle Transfer has moved thousands of businesses, big and small. …

No More Pumping Iron In The Gym

What good is an employee gym when the employees all work from home? For one gym in Hell’s Kitchen, it was time to get out of the lease and liquidate the equipment… and it needed to happen fast. Thankfully, Eagle Transfer had the manpower to get the job done. And that’s exactly what this job …

Packing Up & Shipping Out

Since 1974, Eagle Transfer has relocated hundreds of corporations, equating to hundreds of thousands of cubicles and offices. Trust us, there’s not a lot we haven’t seen: Messy desks with half-eaten doughnuts, file cabinets too full to close and that one executive who had about 10 pairs of shoes beneath her desk! But the important …

Storage Facility In The Age of COVID

Real estate in the10001 is known for its exclusivity – and its high price tag. Rents averaging $75/sqft/year aren’t unheard of for commercial properties, and the hottest, sought-after Trophy and class-A office spaces command prices nearing $100/sqft. And. Now. They’re. Empty. Major corporations in every sector – financial, health, technology – shelling out millions of dollars …

Quarter 4 2020 in Review

Q4 2020 in Review 2020 was a tough year for many New Yorker’s – especially business owners. Yet as many Manhattan businesses shuttered, relocated to less expensive leases or consolidated – Eagle Transfer found ourselves as busy as ever, helping businesses large and small adapt to “the new normal.” Here are some of the industries …

Why Do I Need a Project Manager?

Why Do I Need a Project Manager?  You don’t go to a dentist to have your taxes done. We’re all good at one thing or another, and this is what an Eagle Transfer Project Manager (PM) does – manages your move so you don’t have to. Our team of seasoned Project Management professionals differentiates us …

Comparing Big Apples to Big Apples

Corporate relocation is no easy feat. Not only do you need the cooperation of each and every internal employee, staff member and consultant – you need support, reliability and expertise from a team of experts who knows the ins-and-outs of New York City. Sure, you might be able to find a commercial mover from New …

Start Spreadin’ The News, They’re Leaving Today

Ah, the historic Empire State Building. Beloved icon of Manhattan, it reaches 102 floors high – 1,872 steps to the top. A city within a city, many businesses call this skyscraper home, including LinkedIn, Shutterstock, HNTB, Citizen, Coty and others too numerous to mention. In fact, with 2.8 million rentable square feet and so many …

Laboratory Relocation Services – There’s A Science To It

Moving a lab is a serious undertaking. When you hire Eagle Transfer Moving Co, you’ll have an efficient, professional partner, providing best-in-class services for your lab move. Fully licensed in lab relocation, our expert teams have moved a number of biotech firms, academic research facilities, government agencies and private research foundations in Manhattan and the …

Moving Heavy Pianos

PIANO MOVING: “Sing us a song, you’re the piano man….” You’ve been to those dueling piano bars, right? Where you sit sipping a Manhattan while listening to someone croon Billy Joel and Frank Sinatra? Well, those pianos got in that swanky bar somehow and and Eagle Transfer Moving Company was there. Pianos are one of …

Five Tips: Before Your Office Move

It’s probably been in the works for months… maybe even years. But finally, you’ve found a new commercial office space and it’s time to plan the move. As a business owner – or office manager – this can be overwhelming. Here are five tips from Eagle Transfer, Manhattan’s favorite commercial movers. One: Create an inventory …

Safe Moving – In Every Sense of the Word

There are 1.629 million people in Manhattan. But looking around, you wouldn’t know it. The Financial District, Midtown, Wall Street, Grand Central – usually bustling with men and women with laptops and lattes – are now ghost towns, due to COVID-19.Now, with thousands of workers moving to a “work from home” model, many businesses are …

How to Properly Prepare your Office and Staff to Safely Return to Work following COVID-19

As New York City anticipates a phased reopening beginning on June 8, the city has begun tobreathe a sigh of relief that, hopefully, the worst of COVID-19 is behind it. However, it stillremains imperative for all people to stay vigilant, follow social distancing and followCDC-guidelines on hygiene. In order to successfully curb the spread of …

Eagle Transfer Assists in New York City’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

It is no secret that throughout March and April, New York City became a shell of its former selfdue to the Covid-19 pandemic. While the streets, restaurants, shops and subways were empty,the hospitals became overcrowded and overburdened. Hospitals ran out of beds, and even outof space to put new beds. In late March, Governor Cuomo …

Eagle Transfer Takes the Headache Out of Corporate Moves

Eagle Transfer is continuing to make a name for itself when it comes to performing small- or large-scale corporate moves in New York City. Its ability to seamlessly get the job done is evident by the number of repeat clients it has, such as Scotiabank. Eagle Transfer received a contract to handle Scotiabank’s New York …

Questions to Ask an NYC Commercial Moving Company: Storage during a Move

The preparation for a commercial move in New York City can be stressful and it may take a significant amount of time. With all of the moving parts (and items), it is quite common that businesses planning a move will take advantage of commercial storage solutions. Storage allows a business to productively and efficiently exit …

How to Effectuate a Seamless Office Move with a Commercial Move Timeline

Moving an entire office with personnel, years of files, furniture, technology and other equipment can be stressful. If your business is planning a commercial move in New York City, it is imperative to create and stick to a timeline. A timeline will help guide the moving process along efficiently and reduce stress. As a business …

The New Office Trends to Consider for your 2020 NYC Commercial Move

For businesses looking for a fresh beginning as the calendar turns to a new year, a commercial move in New York City may be the key.  Over time, office trends change; for businesses that have not updated or moved over the last decade, owners and employees may find space that was once ideal now unworkable.  …

How to Protect Confidential Business and Client Information during an Office Relocation in NYC

A main focus of business owners is to protect sensitive or confidential information that pertains to either the business itself or its clients. For businesses with sensitive customer personal information, those regulated by confidentiality laws (such as law firms or medical facilities) or those with patents, trademarks or trade secrets is it especially important to …

Plan for your Office Move: Guidelines to Choosing the Best NYC Commercial oving company

An office move, whether small or large, is no walk in the park; it is often hectic and time-consuming for both the business owner and his or her employees. Between choosing a new location, protecting private corporate or customer information and physically packing, a corporate move can bog down personnel and impact a business’ productivity …

Why You Should Choose Eagle Transfer for New York City Office Storage

After two decades in Long Island City, Queens, Eagle Transfer recently relocated its office storage warehouse to a beautiful new facility just minutes from Manhattan, in Secaucus, New Jersey. Our new space totals around 100,000 square feet and offers improved, impeccable commercial storage options for companies of all kinds as well as a prime location …

Avoid Issues Before Your New York City Office Move With These Tips

Whether your business is opening a new location, moving to a bigger space, or just shifting some things around, we know office moves in New York City can be a cause of great anxiety. And usually, there’s not a whole lot of time to get it all done; you can’t exactly shut down operations for …

Client Testimonial: CBS

In our 40-plus-year history as a commercial moving company in New York City, we’re beyond proud to have a number of longstanding clients who we have serviced on office moves big and small, and of many types. One of those clients is CBS Corporation, the thriving media company. Recently, we received an email from a …

Tips to Pack Your Office Like a Pro For Your New York City Commercial Move

Let’s take a quick look at a thing companies seem to dread the most from our 40-year experience as a leading New York City office mover: packing. While many companies opt to leave it to the professionals, asking Eagle Transfer to tackle the packing, some companies will choose to do it themselves. And it seems …

Commercial Moving Tips for Your New York City Office Move

For companies of all sizes and sectors, commercial moving can be a challenging task. The complexity and density of New York City, in particular, can make things even more difficult. But, while the commercial moving process does require a lot to get done on time, there are a few things that are absolute musts for …

Need Off-Site Storage During a New York City Office Move? Eagle’s Got You Covered

If you’re planning an office move in New York City, it’s optimal to have a commercial moving company that will provide moving and storage options. When it comes to off-site storage in the New York City area, not just any storage facility or company will do. Businesses need somewhere with a unique combination of experience, …

Essential New York City Office Move Tips For Any Size Company

There are a lot of steps when it comes to office moving, and today we’ll take a look at how you can make your office relocation in New York City more organized and efficient. While office moving can seem complex and hectic, simply being prepared and prioritizing an organization can make your office move seamless …

Eagle’s Eye Inter-View: Ryan Eisner

Welcome to Eagle’s Eye Inter-View, a new series in which Eagle Transfer profiles the people that help make it one of the leading office movers in New York City. Ryan Eisner Role at Eagle Transfer: Vice President, Sales Describe your role: I have many roles at Eagle Transfer. My primary role is to generate business. …

Tips for New York City Office Moving On a Budget

Let’s face it: Office moving in New York City is tough. It can also get expensive. However, if you’re willing to get a little creative, there are ways to do it without breaking the bank. For companies, organizations, and institutions with limited budgets like startups and nonprofit organizations, commercial moving often presents a whole new …

Tips on How to Communicate Your New York City Office Move to Staff

Communication is critical in many aspects of life, but especially when dealing with a commercial relocation. Since office moving in New York City can be complex and sometimes overwhelming for all parties involved, its essential to communicate on an effective basis with everyone, most notably staff, about the project. A good staff communication plan goes …

Tips to Downsize Before Your New York City Office Move

For a myriad of reasons, companies about to embark on a commercial move in New York City look to downsize. Done strategically and effectively, companies that downsize can save money, improve collaboration, and boost productivity. New York City is an expensive place to do business, and leasing large amounts of commercial space, like using paper, …

Don’t Miss These New York City Office Moving Tips

Have an upcoming office move in New York City? While office moving can seem complex and hectic, simply being prepared and prioritizing organization can make your office move seamless and efficient. To that end, here are some tips for optimizing efficiency and organization during your New York City office moving project. Designate a move leader …

Friday Flashback: Hot Sox New York City Office Move

It was Ferris Bueller who, on his day off, once said, “Life moves pretty fast.If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” In our case, that means stopping to reflect on the plethora of office relocations we’ve completed in our 40-plus-year history as one of the best commercial …

Milbank New York City Office Move to Hudson Yards

You might make moves, but have any of them involved history? Hudson Yards, the largest mixed-use private real estate venture in American history, is officially open. And it’s bustling! The site itself includes 14-acres of public open space, a $500 million city-sponsored arts center called the Shed, and 17 million square feet of commercial and …

Latest office move in New York City for Buzzfeed

What’s buzzing for the top bird in office moving in New York City? In addition to commercial moving work for such longstanding clients as JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citibank, and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, we recently relocated the office of a leading producer of digital content, Buzzfeed This is the second commercial …

Tory Burch Foundation Embrace Ambition Series at Brooklyn Museum

We’re proud to be a leading commercial mover in New York City. But for us, not only does that mean completing top-notch office relocations throughout the metropolis, but also movement of a different kind: progress The Tory Burch Foundation, which was founded by the namesake fashion designer in 2009, works to advance women’s empowerment and …

Dorilton Capital Continues Growing

As one of the leading office movers in New York City, we see commercial relocations of all sizes and scopes. We also become familiar and build relationships with the metropolis’ vast system of office buildings. On a recent weekend, we successfully completed an office move for Dorilton Capital, a thriving investment firm, at 32 Avenue …

Eagle’s Eye Inter-View: Evan Eisner

Welcome to Eagle’s Eye Inter-View, a new series in which Eagle Transfer profiles the people that help make it one of the leading office movers in New York City. Evan Eisner Role at Eagle Transfer: Account executive Describe your role: My role here at Eagle Transfer is an account executive, which gives me an opportunity …

Eagle’s Eye Inter-View: Joseph Adams

Welcome to Eagle’s Eye InterView, a new series in which Eagle Transfer profiles the people that help make it one of the leading office movers in New York City.

We’re Making Moves to Heat Up Winter

Weather-wise, the weekend was somewhat of a wash, with mostly heavy rain hitting New York City instead of the apocalyptic snowstorm meteorologists first warned. But we weren’t fully spared from an authentic Winter™️ experience; temperatures dropped significantly on Monday, dipping into the single digits, the coldest on this date since 1985. Brutal winds actually made …

Eli Lilly Lab Commercial Move

This week we would like to focus on a commercial move we did for Eli Lilly back in October! Early in October Eli Lilly was moving a large lab to Canton, Massachusetts. Although we typically focus on moves within the tri-state, we are always willing to help customers move out of the city to near …

Before and After Commercial Office Move Photos

Renfro Hot Sox Last Friday night we completed a commercial office move for Renfro Hot Sox into their new office space in Midtown Manhattan. A large part of the contents that needed to move was comprised of shelving as well as marketing material. The other large portion that needed to be moved and built were …

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