Mill Avenue
Phoenix and its surrounding suburbs rank among the nation’s least-walkable neighborhoods, according to Walk Score, an organization that ranks the ease of navigating an area without a car. Despite the…
Social Media Marketing for your rental
Being a landlord comes with many benefits, especially when you have responsible tenants. It is ideal to lease to someone who consistently pays rent on-time, takes care of the property and…
Landlord Retirement
The retirement age seems to be getting older every year, and for many, it’s not by choice. Many people dream of the day when they can leave the workplace for good and devote…
Boston Terrier
If you long for an animal companion but live in an apartment, don’t despair: you don’t need to own a home with a huge yard to give a pet a…
My First Apartment: Renting in the Real World
Your first apartment is a pretty big deal. Yes, moving into the dorms when you start college is a heady experience, but nothing quite compares to signing your first lease,…
Renters: Minimize Your Carbon Footprint
Apartment living offers the advantage that as a tenant, you aren’t required to take responsibility for matters like upkeep, waste disposal and even energy use in communal areas. But what…
7 Ways to Be An All-Star Chicago Landlord
Owning a home cheaper than renting one in all of the country’s 100 largest metro areas, including Chicago, according to Trulia. In its report, it’s 42 percent cheaper to buy…
Are You Ready to Rent in Denver?
Spring is here, which often means more and more people are getting serious about their plans for relocation. The weather is getting warmer, and the idea of moving all your…
Space Heater Safety Tips for Your Apartment
Photo courtesy of Paul.Carroll via Flickr, CC BY 2.0 It has been crazy cold in Chicago this winter. How cold? The coldest winter in at least 30 years. Cold enough…
Atlanta-Area Renters Moving Into Newly Built Homes
Many Atlanta renters’ taste for housing may change over time from apartments to houses, but this change doesn’t necessarily mean that they’ll switch from renting to purchasing a home. “Since…