A new city is exciting. It’s an adventure just waiting to begin. But moving there? Well, that’s a lot easier said than done. If you’re lucky enough to have the opportunity of moving to Seattle, Washington—the bustling heart of the Pacific Northwest—you’re probably a lot more excited about living there than you are about moving […]
Thanks to its lush greenery, Seattle is known affectionately as “The Emerald City.” But it offers so much more than just a picturesque landscape. Each Seattle neighborhood strikes the perfect balance between trendy and youthful energy, breathtaking natural scenery, and a thriving city life with ample to do. These features make Seattle the ideal home […]
From its booming industries to its beautiful natural landscape, it’s no wonder Seattle is one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. With so many people moving to Seattle in recent years, you might be asking, should I move there, too? While every major metropolitan city has its own distinct pros and cons, Seattle’s unique […]
Stunning natural wonders, vibrant urban life, and America’s cultural coffee hub—Seattle has amazing offerings for long-time residents and newly-made locals. But what about the business side of this seaside city? Seattle is home to some of the world’s most notable names in business, including Amazon, Microsoft, and of course, Starbucks. But those aren’t the only […]
If you’re a traveling nurse on assignment, temporary housing can pose a dilemma, particularly as you pick up and go from place to place. Typically, you have one of two options: either accept the agency’s provided housing or take a tax-free stipend and find your own fully furnished apartment to live in.
While it may seem easier to just settle for the provided living arrangement, by opting for the housing stipend, you have the freedom to choose your own place. Additionally, if rent ends up being less than the stipend, you can pocket the extra cash!
Getting ready to rent your first apartment? Then you’re probably wondering how long the whole process takes. Aside from the apartment hunt, the length of this is largely determined by the apartment application process. And this could take anywhere from a day to a month(s), depending on the landlord or apartment complex. This may even […]
If you were to poll most Americans, moving would probably make their top three list of least favorite activities. But going from an old spot to a new one isn’t really the problem, it’s the whole process of getting there that fills people with dread. It’s the excruciating task of finding a new place, going […]
Life as a travel nurse can be an exciting whirlwind of a journey. Since most travel nursing assignments only last 13 weeks, you have a seemingly endless opportunity to see new sights, live in new places, meet new people, and bring your healing talents to those most in need. But deciding the next place to […]
Fully furnished apartments save you time, energy, and upfront costs. Plus, they help remove some of the stress of moving. You don’t have to worry about buying new apartment items such as furnishings, appliances, or linens, paying any costly moving fees, or doing any heavy lifting or tedious assembly. But just because an apartment is […]
If you’re new to renting, you’ve probably been asking your friends, family, and coworkers questions like, When do you sign a lease for an apartment? This question is nuanced. You need to know how far in advance you should be looking for a place, and what criteria should be met before you sign on the […]