"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"Ways to Save Money While Saving Energy

Ways to Save Money While Saving Energy

  For some, especially those who are moving from an apartment community where utilities are paid, getting the first electric, water, and gas bills are a shock. But utility bills don’t have to eat up a huge chunk of your … Read More
"What to Expect at Closing

What to Expect at Closing

Should you schedule the closing the same day you plan to move? If you are selling a home and purchasing a new one, should the closings be on the same day? What should you bring to the closing? Are all … Read More
"Renovations Worth the Money — and Those That Aren’t

Renovations Worth the Money — and Those That Aren’t

If you are preparing to sell your house and want to add value to your home without spending a lot of money, there are a few small projects that will provide plenty of bang for your buck – and some … Read More

Want a Raise? These Cities Pay More

Do you know the way to San Jose? If you don’t, you might want to find it. This California city had the largest wage increase last year, with employees earning $2,030 more than they did in 2010, according to a … Read More
"The Pros and Cons of Relocation

The Pros and Cons of Relocation

In the television show The Big Bang Theory, Sheldon doesn’t like to stray from his routine. He eats the same meal at the same restaurants, he has oatmeal on Oatmeal Day, he does his laundry on Laundry Day. He even … 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
"Find Your Out-of-State Dream Job

Find Your Out-of-State Dream Job

Sometimes, you just need a fresh start. Perhaps it’s the horrible traffic, the office politics, the lousy weather, a rise in crime, or the chronic unemployment that has you considering a new beginning in another city or state. Or, perhaps … Read More