Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Happy Housewarming: The Best Gifts for New Renters

Lisa Wright

 · Nov 23, 2021

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Moving can be stressful and time-consuming, to say the least – but nothing beats the feeling when you’ve finally unpacked that last box and can breathe a sigh of relief and relax in your new home.

Moving into your first apartment is an exciting time, but it can also be a little intimidating. After all, there’s a lot you’ll need once you’re living on your own — even little things you never put much thought into before, like can openers.

Cole Nemeth

 · Dec 25, 2018

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Your first apartment is an exciting milestone. You’re stepping out on your own (whether it’s from your parent’s place or you will finally be living without a roommate), and it’s something that should be celebrated.

Ramona Branson

 · Aug 29, 2017

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You’re doing it! You’re finally at this point in your life, living in your very first apartment. There’s probably tons of things running through your head right now, but the first and perhaps most important should be getting ahead of the game on your cleaning schedule. Following these basic six rules will help keep your […]

Elaine Heng

 · Jan 31, 2017

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You are in this together Let’s face it, sometimes renting an apartment can be a nightmare. You have to deal with a landlord, there is a lot of paperwork to arrange, not to mention the rules and the laws that you have to obey. Maintaining a rental property has its do’s and don’ts. You have […]

Manuella Irwin

 · Dec 5, 2014

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Congratulations! You’ve just signed the rental agreement on your first apartment! Now comes the most important part (after packing, moving and unpacking!) decorating! Many people often think of an apartment as temporary and don’t put it in much effort to decorate it. While you can’t rip out the ugly bathtub or put in a gleaming […]

Jacy Meyer

 · Dec 17, 2013

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When outfitting your first apartment, you should spend some time carefully choosing pots and pans. You want to put together a basic set of cookware that can help you prepare a variety of meals. Here are three essentials: 1. Frying Pans When choosing pots and pans for your apartment, you should start with a set […]

Staff Writer

 · Apr 6, 2011

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Once you have the experience of renting your first apartment, it’s important to hang on to the many lessons learned. You’ll become a savvier tenant as a result, and know what to look for and what to avoid when you’re moving to a new place. Some of the things you need to learn are: 1 […]

Staff Writer

 · Dec 17, 2010

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It’s exciting to move into your first apartment, but here’s the bad news: It’s not fully furnished. While you might have your living room furniture ready for the big move, there are a lot of little things you might not think about beforehand. Here’s a checklist of things you might need as move into your […]

Staff Writer

 · Nov 16, 2010

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