Searching for the Perfect Apartment to Rent
During an apartment search, it is important to be as thorough as possible. The first community you look at will not always be your best option, so it is important that you compare and contrast the different qualities of the communities you are interested in. You need to check and see if the price is reasonable, and see how good the amenities are, among other things. Before you settle on an apartment, check the following things to make sure you are making the best choice.Continue reading “Apartment Rental Checklist: What to Look for During Apartment Searches”
Moving into Pet-Friendly Apartment Rentals
Finding and moving into a pet-friendly community with your faithful companion can take a lot of work. Not all apartment communities are pet-friendly, and the ones that are may have specific restrictions in place. In addition, you have to do a lot of work to make sure your friend is ready for the move. To make sure you are ready to move with your pet, review the following information so you will not be caught off guard by any surprises.Continue reading “Moving into Pet-Friendly Apartments: Everything You Should Know”
Active Adult Communities for Residents of Connecticut & Massachusetts
Looking to make life a little easier on yourself? Active adult apartment communities are available in New Haven County, CT and Middlesex County, MA, and they give you the chance to live in a low maintenance apartment, while still being able to remain physically active. You can take the chance to meet neighbors that have similar interests, and get plenty of time to relax too. Spend some time reading about the benefits of moving into one of these comfortable adult communities.Continue reading “Active Adult Living: Benefits of Living in 55+ Apartment Communities”
Off Campus Tips for New Haven Students
Founded in 1920, the University of New Haven is one of Connecticut’s most popular colleges. The school itself takes up 122 acres, and consists of a main campus in West Haven and a graduate school campus in Orange. Thanks to a healthy selection of local shops and off campus destinations, many students choose to take advantage of off campus housing instead of living in a campus dorm.
If you are on the fence about living off campus, see why should consider it. If you plan to live off campus, keep reading to learn about some helpful assets for University of New Haven students.Continue reading “The University of New Haven: A Quick Guide for Off Campus Students”
Getting Ready for Off Campus Life
Renting an off campus apartment for the first time is exciting for college and university students. By living off the school’s property, you can have the freedom to set up your living space however you wish. However, off campus life is a major commitment, since no one from the school’s staff will be able to help get your apartment together. Get prepared to live off campus by getting all the following things together before the school year commences.Continue reading “Moving Off Campus? Everything You Need to Get Before Moving In”
Going Green in an Apartment Rental
Are you an apartment renter who wants to go green? Being environmentally conscious requires making a few changes to your daily routine, but they are easy to adjust to. By making just a handful of changes to your lifestyle, you can make a huge impact on the environment. You just might save some money on your rental in the process.
Follow these tips to go green while you are renting an apartment.
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.