3 Things to Know About Apartment Maintenance Request

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The best way to ask apartment management to make a repair. An apartment maintenance request is a formal method of informing apartment management of an issue in your apartment and asking them to repair it. Maintenance requests help both you and management keep track of what repairs need to be made and ensure that they’re […]

Small Hacks to Dress Up Your Room

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As winter drags on, you might be spending more and more time in your apartment. If you’ve been looking around and wondering … how can I make this look better? We have a few tricks to dress up your room without spending a ton of cash. Explore other rooms. You never know what you might […]

3 Things to Know About Apartment Lease Terms

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If you’re going to sign it, you should read it thoroughly first. Apartment lease terms are the mandates, rules and provisions set out in the lease. Apartment lease terms can vary greatly and are usually far-reaching. Lease agreement terms are accepted by both parties in a rental agreement for a pre-determined length of time and […]

6 Must-Haves For Your New Apartment Tips

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You did it! Finally, after months of searching and planning and filling out acres of paperwork, you finally have your own place. Now comes the fun part – figuring out what you need. Don’t wait until you’re in your apartment to realize you don’t own a spatula (or a frying pan, for that matter). Here […]

Window Treatment Options for Your Rental

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So you’ve found your perfect new place and you’re ready to move in. You’ve got all of your furnishings and color schemes picked out, you get along with your roommate and you got a great price on an apartment in the perfect location. Once you’ve moved everything in you, you realize that the previous tenants […]

Move Out Cleaning– DIY or Hire It Out?

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When you vacate a rental, it is usually expected to be clean. Each property manager or rental agency has its own requirements, and if you don’t meet them, you can be subject to fines or security deposit deductions. With all the hard work and hassle that come with vacating a unit and moving, sometimes the […]

6 Makeover Tips for Your Apartment Living Room

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Does your living room need a makeover? Create an epic space using these 6 of the following makeover tips and transform your room from everyday ordinary into something new. Small and simple changes can make a big impact. Which changes will you incorporate into your home? 1. Change out the couch accessories – Selecting the […]

Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Items

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It’s a New Year and a new you!  Discovering a new meaning for all the old things around the house is what the New Year is about!  Check out these tips for enhancing existing items around your apartment. Dryer SheetsBe static and streak-free! Add a few drops of water to a used dryer sheet and […]

Most Sought After Amenities

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Gone are the days where all we looked for in an apartment was, “how many beds/baths?” With the ability to do advanced searches online, more and more communities began to add all sorts of amenities. This is a great thing for the current, or soon to be, apartment hunter. It allows you to choose the […]

How can I find an apartment?

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Finding an apartment can seem like an overwhelming process, but it doesn’t have to be. Here is a brief apartment hunting guide that can help you get started on your search. After all, knowing where to look is half the battle. Searching on the Internet is a great way to get going, as it is […]