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Apartment Application Process 101

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 […]

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5 Apartment Moving Tips for a Stress-Free Process

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 […]

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Fully Furnished Apartment Checklist

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 […]

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When Do You Sign a Lease For an Apartment?

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 […]

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How to Get Out of an Apartment Lease

You’re likely wondering “can you get out of an apartment lease?” There are tons of reasons to get out of an apartment lease: your living situation is unsafe; your landlord is invading your privacy; your job transferred you to a new location. The list is endless.  However, breaking a lease agreement isn’t as easy as […]

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Average Cost of Furnishing an Apartment

Furnishing a new apartment is both exciting and mind-consuming. You get to put on your interior design hat and curate the perfect home, but you also have to be careful to stay within your budget. Furniture and appliances can be expensive, especially if you are furnishing an apartment from scratch. Wondering if you should be […]

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Types of Apartments

When you’re looking for the perfect apartment, you might have a list of what you can’t live without, whether it’s natural light, brand-new appliances, or plenty of space for your pet. However, before you start browsing your target city and neighborhood, it’s important to have a clear understanding of what type of apartment best fits […]

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Do Apartments Come Furnished?

When you’re looking for your first apartment, you may have little more than your clothes, books, and laptop to move into your new space. As you browse listings of wide-open units, it can be hard to imagine how you’ll fill all that square footage. Even if you do, how will you manage to move a […]

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Top Apartment Amenities to Look Out For

When you’re searching for the perfect apartment, there’s so much to consider. You need to find a unit with a great floor plan that’s in your budget, in your target neighborhood, and that offers the bells and whistles you can’t live without.  By bells and whistles, we mean amenities.   An apartment amenity can be anything […]

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10 Most Important Apartment Hunting Tips

Whether it’s your first apartment or you’re moving for what feels like the hundredth time, the process can be both exciting and overwhelming. Depending on the real estate market in your city, it might feel like you need to put an application on the first decent apartment you see… or else risk having to choose […]