Should You Rent, or Should You Buy?
If you plan on moving out in the near future, it can be a struggle to decide between buying your own house and renting an apartment or condo. There are pros and cons associated with each choice, and the choice you make ultimately depends on your personal preferences. Below we have listed several of these differences so you can make your own decision.
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Furnishing a new apartment can be a challenging task, especially if you are a college student who doesn’t have a lot of money on hand. While you want to ensure that your furniture is quality, there are numerous ways to save when shopping for your new apartment. Follow these tips and you should be able to furnish you apartment on a reasonable budget.
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The holidays are great if you are a college student, since you get to go home and take a small break from working on essays and exams. Before you leave your apartment and head home, there are a few things you should take care of. Try to do the following things before you leave for winter break to ensure everything will be in order when you return for the new semester.
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Living in the dorms is a big part of getting the full college experience. After the first year or two, you may find that dorm life is getting old. You’re ready to have your very own kitchen, or maybe finally have a bedroom to yourself. As a popular choice for off campus housing for students of Quinnipiac, Yale, and other New Haven area schools, we thought about a few considerations you want to make before moving in to your first off-campus apartment.
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When you are looking for a new place to call home, there are certain amenities that are simply must-haves. Other amenities, however, are far more luxurious and offer new residents a taste of the finer side of life. These interior upgrades and community features are not always necessary for creating a relaxing and inviting home, but they sure do help! See below for a list of our favorite luxury amenities, along with which communities you can find them at.
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Ever get stuck with how to make your holiday decorations stand out? Whether you are a college student looking to decorate your apartment without breaking the bank, or, simply love making home décor from scratch, the holidays are a great time to show others what you can make when you invite them over. Here are seven different projects you can try.
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Choosing where you want to live can be tough. With exams on your mind and all of the homework you might have, you might not think too much about where you plan on living next year. You might have already viewed some tips on choosing off-campus housing, but might be unsure of where you want to live. Here are some reasons why you should consider leasing an off-campus apartment.
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Living in off-campus housing is a rite of passage for any college student. You now have the chance to decorate your space, have some great amenities and be responsible for an apartment rental of your own. Before you sign a lease, make sure you’ve evaluated your options and consider what matters in any house or apartment rental. Here are three things that you will want to consider before deciding.
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Earth Day is coming up in a few weeks and there’s probably no better time to do Mother Earth a favor and take steps as apartment dwellers to make your apartment “greener” and more eco-friendly.
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