Happy Anniversary, 5milers! That’s right, we’re celebrating 5miles’ second anniversary today, and what a long way our marketplace community has come. Since launching way back in January 2015, 5miles has grown into a community of more than 10 million buyers and sellers
August is apparently the month to commemorate Americans’ love of all things garage sales and thrift shops. That’s right, on the heels of National Garage Sale Day (Aug. 13) is National Thrift Shop Day (Aug. 17), and what better way to celebrate it than
When buying or selling a secondhand item online, deciding where to meet to exchange the item can be tricky if you have safety concerns. That’s why 5miles is proud to introduce a “Safe Exchange Area Locator” (or, as we call it, S.E.A.L.) to our app. This new feature helps
5milers, whether you’re new to selling stuff online or a seasoned pro, may we suggest a few tips to make the selling process easier and better for you. 1. Determine if your item is “saleable”—i.e. fit to be sold. For
Coming to you with our weekly recap, where we talk about—calling all Android users!—new updates to our app, and the 5miles team’s hitting Las Vegas this week for the National Independent Auto Dealers Association expo. Check it out.
On the heels of supporting Dallas-based Flea Style, an indoor curated marketplace, with Flea Style’s inaugural flea market in Houston, 5miles wants to offer new shoppers, buyers and sellers alike, a behind-the-scenes look at our easy, breezy, fantastic and fun mobile marketplace experience. We partnered with
Greetings, 5milers, and welcome to this week’s “5miles Weekly” segment. Today we’re talking about our new digital billboards featuring real items from real people in real time—all on sale within five miles of you: 3 things we’re reading (Dallas Innovates). We also give
Our very own 5miler, Paloma Baillie, is a Los Angeles-based personal organizing expert who lists her services on 5miles. Having served countless clients over the years—from stay-at-home moms to busy executives to young professionals—she shared some of her best spring cleaning tips on behalf of 5miles. Develop
April showers bring May flowers…and weeds! Find local services on 5miles for all of your household needs.
Have you decluttered as part of your spring cleaning? For those who haven’t done so, you may wonder what is the best way to get started. Below are 5miles’ top five tips on how to clean out all of the junk you’ve accumulated