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Throwing a Mother’s Day Picnic Lunch for Mom

I don’t think it’s any coincidence that Mother’s Day just happens to fall within the most beautiful time of spring. Mom should feel special on her well-deserved day – and what better way to say “I love you, mom!” than … Read More
"How to Adjust from a College Dorm to Living Solo in an Apartment

How to Adjust from a College Dorm to Living Solo in an Apartment

College was a blast and the experience of walking across the stage to accept the diploma you worked so hard for – well that was an incredible feeling. Now that you graduated (yay!) and have found a post-college apartment, you’re … Read More
"Best Places to Shop on a Budget for Your Apartment

Best Places to Shop on a Budget for Your Apartment

By The Connor Group One of the most fun parts of moving into your new apartment is planning and buying décor and furniture. Maybe you will pick a theme for the decorations, or you might be interested in a specific … Read More
"Apartments vs. Condos: The Differences Between the Two

Apartments vs. Condos: The Differences Between the Two

Both are generally smaller than a single-family home and have comparable floor plans – so what’s the difference between an apartment and condo? The building structures have very little difference; both home types typically share walls with neighboring units and … Read More
"Key Tips for Your First Apartment

Key Tips for Your First Apartment

It’s move-in day – how exciting! The moving van is packed and on its way to the community, with you trailing behind it to make sure everything goes smoothly during transportation. Before you begin unloading heavy boxes and furniture, you’ll … Read More
"Is Apartment Living Right for You? 5 Signs That Point to Yes!

Is Apartment Living Right for You? 5 Signs That Point to Yes!

Apartment living is progressing into more than just a means to an end for a lot of individuals. Renters are finding apartments to be of incredible value, with the right amenities and conveniences at the right price. Sure, owning a … Read More
"Swimming Pool Rules for Apartment Residents to Abide by

Swimming Pool Rules for Apartment Residents to Abide by

Now that the weather is finally warming up, we’re one step closer to the start of pool season! The summer experience is all about hanging out at the pool. With many renters using the apartment pool, it’s important to brush … Read More
"Tips for Sanitizing Cleaning Tools

Tips for Sanitizing Cleaning Tools

Cleaning and sanitizing the apartment is an important routine to maintain, since it keeps the home looking its best, and you, healthy. Cleaning tools may be used for cleaning, but they are not capable of self-cleaning. Meaning, they can trap … Read More
"Pantry Staples Every Apartment Dweller Must Have

Pantry Staples Every Apartment Dweller Must Have

A lot of planning goes into creating a weekly dinner menu. Having a well-stocked kitchen pantry is important for meal preparation, because the last thing you want to do is run back out to the store because you’re short a couple of simple … Read More
"Top Five Cities That Know How to Party on Saint Patrick’s Day

Top Five Cities That Know How to Party on Saint Patrick’s Day

The luck o’ the Irish is especially strong on Saint Patrick’s Day! Green beer is forever flowing, pubs and taverns are turning out delicious Irish fares, and everyone is donning their best green attire! All across the U.S., cities are … Read More
"How to Make Your Apartment Feel Airier

How to Make Your Apartment Feel Airier

Now that the weather outside is becoming so pleasant, there’s no better time to give your apartment a makeover. Aside from cracking open a window, with springtime drawing closer, you can actually bring some of that fresh sunlight and warm … Read More
"How to Overcome Your Winter Blues

How to Overcome Your Winter Blues

Even though everyone is ready for a bright, warm summer, sadly there’s no helping if winter is sticking around for a few more weeks. Especially if you live further north, you are probably ready for a bout of sunshine instead … Read More
"Small Space Necessities You Can Do Without

Small Space Necessities You Can Do Without

You finally made the move into a new city apartment! The rental you worked so hard for is everything you imagined: large windows, skyline views, a balcony, and it’s in a dream location. You love your new home, but one … Read More
"How to Use Mirrors to Create More Space in an Apartment

How to Use Mirrors to Create More Space in an Apartment

A well-placed mirror can help expand on space in an apartment while highlighting its best details. Furnishings that enhance square footage are a renter’s best friend when it comes to redecorating since tenants aren’t allowed to do any structural remodeling. Mirrors … Read More
"Five Romantic and Healthy Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas for Two

Five Romantic and Healthy Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas for Two

February 14th marks the day of love. We celebrate Valentine’s Day with the one we hold nearest to our heart. Make this day special for your valentine by preparing a lovely and romantic meal for two! Because this day is … Read More
"Shared Laundry Room Rules for Apartment Dwellers

Shared Laundry Room Rules for Apartment Dwellers

Apartment dwellers may choose to have their own laundry space in their home, or utilize the laundry facility offered by the apartment community. An apartment building laundry room can often times get messy and inconvenient to use when fellow residents … Read More
"How to Throw the Ideal Game Day Party at Your Apartment

How to Throw the Ideal Game Day Party at Your Apartment

Once a year, the entire world has its eyes on the biggest sporting event in the United States – the Super Bowl. Many people decide to go out to a restaurant, bar or a friend’s to watch the game, but … Read More
"Tips to Handling a Lease After a Breakup

Tips to Handling a Lease After a Breakup

Leasing an apartment with a boyfriend or girlfriend is typically the next step in a relationship. During the time together with your partner, you never would have anticipated the relationship to go south and end in a breakup…but it did. … Read More
"Host an Oscars Party in Your Apartment Home

Host an Oscars Party in Your Apartment Home

One of the year’s most glamorous events is only weeks away: the Oscars. A global televised event, the Oscars has been broadcast in over 200 countries since its inaugural onscreen debut in 1953. Millions of viewers worldwide tune into this star-studded … Read More
"Food Guide: 4 Superfoods of the 2016 New Year

Food Guide: 4 Superfoods of the 2016 New Year

Happy New Year! 2016 is sure to be a great one, full of new beginnings. A healthy lifestyle is a fantastic goal to accomplish this year, and what can make it that much better is when you get your family … Read More