young woman sitting on couch in apartment
You just moved into your very first apartment, and now you’re officially on your own. You may have put a lot of thought into decorating and making your new place…
apartment hunting
Apartment hunting can be one of the most exciting yet nerve-racking experiences you can go through in life. You scour the listing websites, narrow in on a few promising options then…
decluttering tips
Whether you look to TV, social media or your best friend to help keep you in the loop, chances are you’ve picked up on just how enamored people across the…
childproofing
Time to childproof your home? If you’re a renter, your lease may limit certain modifications that may be necessary for childproofing. But being a good tenant and a good parent don’t…
renter save money
Renting an apartment versus owning a home can often mean you have less control over your environment. When it comes to energy savings, however, there are still plenty of steps…
exchanging keys for an apartment
When it comes to finding the right apartment, there may be a bit more to consider than location and your budget. Your landlord can set the tone for your experience in…
young couple moving selfie
There is no way around it — apartment hunting can be stressful. And the cost of rent can be quite expensive — even outpacing average U.S. salary increases. According to the National Association…
Quiz: Are You Ready for Your First Apartment?
Searching for a new apartment or condo can be challenging. It also may be tempting to just jump right in and sign the lease for the first place you find. It’s that…
daybed in the living room
If your home or apartment is on the smaller side, you are not alone. Living in small spaces has actually become trendy, and “micro-housing” is now a buzzword. Savannah College…
roommate conflict
Roommates, even if they are the best of friends, sometimes argue and have disagreements. That’s life. But it doesn’t mean that a minor setback has to mark the end of…