Upper West Side
Moving does not always have to be as hard and complicated as people make it out to be. With a little Divine Moving and Storage intervention, your relocation can be a memorable and hassle-free experience. For the last 20 years, Divine has been taking care of all Upper West Side moving and storage needs. New York City and the Upper West Side have relied on Divine Moving & Storage NYC. If you want a safe, efficient, and stress-free relocation, you need only to reach out to our Upper West Side movers. We offer outstanding customer service, superior professional moving, packing and unpacking services NYC, and secure long and short-term storage options.
There’s moving the hard way, and then there’s moving the Divine way
Divine is a full-service Manhattan moving and storage company. Located in the heart of New York City, we service the entire tri-state area and up and down the East Coast. We can take care of your every relocation need or request.
If you have no time to pack, our Upper West Side packers are at your service
Because we are a full service moving company Upper West Side, this means we can drop off boxes well ahead of your move if you want to pack by yourself. Or our professional, experienced, and trained movers can protect, wrap, and carefully pack your entire home on moving day. Each truck in our state of the art fleet is equipped with a full inventory of moving boxes, packing supplies, and moving equipment.
So, if you run out of boxes or run out of time to finish or even tackle packing – Divine has you covered.
If you are in need of storage, you’ve come to the right Upper West Side movers and packers
Here at Divine, we understand that sometimes when you’re ready to move out, you aren’t always ready to move into your new home. Whether it’s on the Upper West Side or anywhere else in Manhattan, Brooklyn, or beyond. Our clean and secure storage facility NYC can protect your furniture and personal belongings. In our short-term storage and long-term storage warehouse space, you can be sure that none of your belongings will suffer any damage. Our Upper West Side movers are familiar with how to pack valuables for storage and keep them in one piece.
So, until you’re ready to bring it back home or have it delivered to your new home, your property will be waiting for you. Or if you’re having a party at your Upper West Side apartment, we can provide temporary storage (overnight or over a few days). That way, you can clear a space for your soiree. Unlike many other moving companies Upper West Side, there’s no job too big or too small that Divine can’t tackle.
What does one need to know about the Upper West Side in Manhattan?
Manhattan’s Upper West Side is often referred to as UWS. It is a predominantly affluent and residential neighborhood. As such, it attracts residents seeking an easy commute to their jobs in Lower Manhattan and Midtown and comprised of zip codes 10023, 10024, and 10025.
- Columbia University, a common destination for our student movers NYC
- Lincoln Center’s Metropolitan Opera,
- David Geffen Hall (home of the New York Philharmonic),
- world-renowned Julliard School of Music,
- Fordham University’s Law, Business, Social Service, and Education schools,
- Barnard College,
- Columbus Circle,
- New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
All this and more – located right here, in this part of the Big Apple. It is little wonder that the Upper West Side is considered one of New York City’s more intellectual and cultural areas. Among the wealthiest neighborhoods in NYC, the Upper West Side is a premier neighborhood to move to and many residents don’t leave once they relocate to this posh neighborhood.
Apartments on the Upper West Side, particularly along Central Park West facing Central Park are considered by many New Yorkers to be amongst the most coveted, glamorous, and desirable homes in NYC.
The Upper West Side is home to many celebrities and famous references
The 72nd Street’s apartments at The Dakota has been home to many celebrities. As an exclusive cooperative residence, it has hosted famous names and personalities dating back to its founding in 1884. From Humphrey Bogart’s wife and actress, Lauren Bacall and beloved composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein to comedians Rosie O’Donnell and Gilda Radner. Even ruby red slipper donning Judy Garland has called this building home.
There’s no place like the Upper West Side
Significantly, Beatles star John Lennon and his artist wife Yoko Ono also lived at The Dakota. That was before John’s fateful murder there by Mark David Chapman in December of 1980. Such a New Yorker was John Lennon that his cremated ashes were spread in Central Park. Later, the Strawberry Fields Memorial would be built near where he was laid to rest. And it was named for Lennon’s famous song “Strawberry Fields Forever.”
The Upper West Side has also been featured in many films and television shows for more than seven decades:
- American Psycho’s Patrick Bateman. Played by Christian Bale, lived at 55 West 81st Street on the Upper West Side in the 2000 cult classic film.
- Other famous films our Upper West Side movers are acquainted with include Black Swan, Fatal Attraction, Eyes Wide Shut, I Am Legend, West Side Story, and You’ve Got Mail.
- In television 30 Rock’s Liz Lemon, played by Tina Fey lived at 160 Riverside Drive. And Gossip Girl’s resident bad boy, Chuck Bass, called 64th and Broadway near Columbus Circle home.
- Seinfeld’s eponymous main character also lived on the UWS. Although the exterior shots of his apartment building were of an apartment in Los Angeles where the show was filmed.
- Sex and the City, Will & Grace, and Broad City – all featured the Upper West Side as well.
Professional moving assistance is the best option you have
Moving in New York City should be as easy as call, book, reserve, and move. With our Upper West Side movers, it will always be this simple. Divine Moving & Storage’s relocation specialists diagnose your Upper West Side move with an all-inclusive flat rate price to make moving as affordable as it is easy. So, whether you’re moving your home, office, or select pieces of furniture in and around the Upper West Side, our company is the best option for a quick, easy, and painless move. For Upper West Siders, there’s no relocation option other than Divine. There’s moving the hard way, and then there’s moving the Divine way.
Call today to find out just how easy moving can be! Just ask for your free non-obligatory estimate and get moving!