"Budgeting for Shared Expenses with Roommates

Budgeting for Shared Expenses with Roommates

If you’re budgeting for shared expenses with your roommates, we understand that it can be a bit daunting. But try to keep in mind that living on your own can be much more expensive than living with a roommate. For … Read More
"The Total Cost of Renting an Apartment

The Total Cost of Renting an Apartment

Along your apartment renting journey, you’ll discover your likes and dislikes of things such as floor plans, amenities, and community features. But most importantly, you’ll discover what the total cost of renting an apartment really is. This depends on the … Read More
"How to Find Apartment Specials

How to Find Apartment Specials

  We all know the surge of dopamine that spikes when you score, or even anticipate, an exceptional deal—whether it’s from an item marked half-off on the sales rack of your favorite retail store or a promising apartment special on … Read More
"7 Low-Cost D.C. Neighborhoods

7 Low-Cost D.C. Neighborhoods

What do you associate with Washington D.C.? For me, I associate it with the federal government, the home of the acting president, and as a city known for its politics, gourmet food and restaurants, historic sites, and museums. It’s synonymous … Read More
"Short-Term vs. Long-Term Lease: What’s Best for Me?

Short-Term vs. Long-Term Lease: What’s Best for Me?

As you’re searching for a new apartment, you’ll need to consider the possible lease lengths (how long you’ll be renting the apartment) to decide what’s best for you. Depending on the apartment’s management, you’ll either find long-term lease options or … 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
"Planning and Budgeting for Your First Apartment

Planning and Budgeting for Your First Apartment

Being out on your own for the very first time can bring about a lot of mixed emotions: excitement, scared, anxious, joy…the list goes on and on. Renting your first-ever apartment is a huge step in embracing your independence and … Read More
"New Search Tools to Find Budget-Friendly Apartments

New Search Tools to Find Budget-Friendly Apartments

You know that feeling of delight after you have just scored an insane deal on a pair of really nice shoes? Well, imagine that same feeling when you land a great deal on the apartment of your dreams! Apartment Finder … Read More
"Black Friday Online Shopping Tips

Black Friday Online Shopping Tips

Getting the best deal on a product will make any holiday shopper happy. Items like laptops, HD flat screen televisions, kitchen appliances, and the Fallout 4 video game are all hot holiday gifts, and they’re being heavily discounted by retailers … Read More
"Big City Budgeting Tips for Young Adults and College Graduates

Big City Budgeting Tips for Young Adults and College Graduates

You’ve just accepted a full time employment offer with a great company and you’re beyond delighted to start the next chapter of your life in the big city. You have a long pre-moving to-do list including finding an apartment, packing … Read More
"Budget-Friendly Summer Vacations

Budget-Friendly Summer Vacations

You’re dreaming of a summer vacation in an exclusive, five-star resort on a tropical island. Your balcony overlooking the pool and the ocean features a lounge chair so you can relax and enjoy that glass of wine you ordered from … Read More
"How to Maximize Your Apartment Rental Budget

How to Maximize Your Apartment Rental Budget

People searching for an apartment on a strict budget often don’t have the wherewithal to stretch their housing dollar the furthest. The way to go about it depends on a number of factors, such as your city’s housing market, the best … Read More
"Affordable Spring Break Beach Getaways

Affordable Spring Break Beach Getaways

After record-setting snowstorms, several major weather-related pile-ups on highways across the country, trees coated in ice, and even some bouts of “thunder-snow,” you’re probably more than ready for a warming trend. The calendar says it’s officially spring, but, well, there’s … Read More
"The Pros and Cons of All Bills Paid Apartments

The Pros and Cons of All Bills Paid Apartments

In today’s economy, prices are rising in every aspect possible, so people look for various ways to save a buck. Affordable apartments are increasingly popular, and properties that include all bills in rent prices are especially attractive to renters on … Read More
"The Best Things Are Free — or Really Cheap

The Best Things Are Free — or Really Cheap

The only thing I love better than a great garage sale is getting stuff for free. True, at a garage sale I could pick up a nice end table for around $20, but I could find a similar table on … Read More