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Austin is more than the state capital of Texas—it’s a beautiful and thriving cultural mecca known for its scenic views, surrounding parks and lakes, incredible food, and renowned music scene.

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The 15 Best Outdoor Activities in Seattle for Adventure Lovers

By Landing

With a nickname like “The Emerald City,” it’s no wonder there are so many outdoor activities in Seattle. Here are 15 favorites for some fresh air fun. Seattle lives up…

Aerial view of Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, Charleston, South Carolina

Moving to South Carolina: 7 Pros & Cons To Know Before Relocating

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Moving to South Carolina? So is the rest of America. Here are the pros, cons, and important details to know before calling this Southern Belle home. Southern charm, rich history,…

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The 15 Best Places for Military To Retire in 2024

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Transitioning from military to civilian life is a major shift. Here are the 15 best places for military to retire with all the support you need. Retirement is a major…

A view from above of Mission Beach's palm boulevard. San Diego. A place to consider when moving to California.

Moving To California: The Pros and Cons of the Golden State

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Moving to California? Landing has you covered. Here’s everything you need to know about housing costs, culture, and the NorCal-SoCal rivalry. Breathtaking landscapes in Yosemite. Tech-savvy communities in Silicon Valley…

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When Do Flight Prices Drop? Tips for Finding Cheap Flights

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When do flight prices drop? The answer requires a little bit of luck and strategic timing. Here’s how to land the best deal. Booking flights is like playing a game…

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Corporate Housing Companies: 5 Top Choices for 2024

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Whether you’re a digital nomad or corporate jet-setter, here are five corporate housing companies to consider and tips to choose the right one. It’s easier than ever for corporate jet-setters…

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Where to Stay in Denver: The Best Mile High City Spots

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Denver, known as the “Mile High City” — because of its altitude, a mile above sea level — is a must-stop destination for sports fans, museum-goers, and beer enthusiasts. It’s…

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5 Best Places to Stay in San Diego for Military Retirees in 2024

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With endless summers, beaches that stretch as far as the eye can see, and people as warm as the weather, living in San Diego feels like winning the lottery. This…

How to make cleaning your rental not suck

By The Landing Team

Cleaning is the last thing we want to spend our time on. But a bulletproof cleaning system is vital to running a successful furnished rental business. Here’s how you can…

Interior Design for Non-Designers

By The Landing Team

High quality photos are paramount to conversion for your furnished rental. But quality photos are pointless if the home itself lacks that thumb-stopping WOW-factor. Here are the standards Landing uses…

The holy grail of barbecue at Franklin Barbecue: brisket ribs.

The 19 Best BBQ Restaurants in Austin: A Local Guide

By Veronica Meewes

No visit to Austin is complete without tasting its culinary claim to fame: barbecue. People even plan trips to this Texan city just to eat.  If you’re moving to the…

Hamilton Pool, one of Austin's beautiful swimming holes.

A Local’s Guide to the 15 Best Swimming Holes in Austin

By Veronica Meewes

It’s no secret that Texas is hot—and getting hotter every year—but one of the best things about living in Austin is its proximity to incredible swimming holes in every direction.…

People wait to get their food at one of the best food trucks in Austin.

A Local’s Guide to the 14 Best Food Trucks in Austin

By Suchi Rudra

Austin’s food scene is flourishing—you’ll find internationally renowned chefs, restaurants with award-winning recipes, and a rainbow of stunning restaurant designs. But there’s one very important piece of the nonstop gastronomic…

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  • Tacos & food trucks
  • Amazing music and nightlife
  • Lady Bird Lake
  • The Longhorns
  • Burgeoning tech scene
  • Hiking and biking trails