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Apartment vs. Condo: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between an apartment and a condo? In terms of physical attributes, nothing. The difference stems from ownership, with apartment units housed within a complex owned by a single entity, often a corporation, and then leased out to... Read more →
Pros and Cons for Renting vs. Buying an Apartment

Pros and Cons for Renting vs. Buying an Apartment

There are clearly distinct advantages and disadvantages to renting versus buying an apartment. For example, young families may hesitate about buying an apartment, preferring to rent one until their family has grown. Another reason to rent rather than... Read more →
Play Our Apartment Match Game!

Play Our Apartment Match Game!

There are many options to consider when looking for a place to live. What kind of lifestyle do you desire? Do you want on-site amenities like a gym and underground parking? Do you prefer an urban setting or somewhere quieter? Take our quiz to find... Read more →
Things to Know When Touring a New Apartment

Things to Know When Touring a New Apartment

When it comes to looking for a new apartment, there a lots of things to keep in mind. Is the apartment safe? What amenities are included? Is there laundry on-site? Are pets allowed? Sometimes you may only get a few minutes to tour a potential... Read more →
12 Questions to Ask Before Renting an Apartment

12 Questions to Ask Before Renting an Apartment

You've done tons of searching online, toured numerous apartment complexes and you've narrowed it down to a few top contenders. Now is the time to get answers to all the pertinent questions before signing a lease. After you pen your John Hancock it... Read more →
Quiz! Am I Paying Too Much in Rent?

Quiz! Am I Paying Too Much in Rent?

Pocketbook feeling a bit empty these days? Maybe your rent is sucking it dry—or maybe you just have a shopping addiction. Take this quiz to see if—eek! You’re paying too much in rent!   Get more tips and advice for living on a budget: Can You Really... Read more →
10 Things to Avoid in Your Next Apartment

10 Things to Avoid in Your Next Apartment

In addition to the 10 things your next apartment must have, there is an equally long list of things to avoid in your next apartment. From weird smells to noisy neighbors, here’s what you should look out for during your tour: Absentee landlord If the... Read more →
I Pledge Allegiance to Find the Perfect Apartment

I Pledge Allegiance to Find the Perfect Apartment

I Pledge Allegiance to Find the Perfect Apartment Moving to a new neighborhood or city altogether can be exhausting, and extremely time consuming. It’s all about navigating your new town to find the right place to call home. Here are three killer... Read more →
Best Cities for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Best Cities for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Do you constantly find yourself googling to find the best hiking trails in your area? Do you feel trapped in the flat plains with no hope of climbing your next mountain? Then perhaps it’s time to get moving. Now’s the time to move to an area that has... Read more →
A Simple Guide to Moving and Social Media

A Simple Guide to Moving and Social Media

Using social media to broadcast our lives has become incredibly ubiquitous in society. We post photos of where we’re eating, a snap of the park we’re strolling through, or a status update about our experience at an event. Typically we do these things... Read more →
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