Posts By Lindsay Smith

A Guide to Los Angeles Neighborhoods

More so than many other big cities, Los Angeles, California, is made up of such clearly defined neighborhoods that many say it's more an amalgamation of small towns than a single big city. But because Los Angeles neighborhoods are so…

How to Arrange Furniture in Your Bedroom

When it comes to arranging furniture in your apartment,it's sometimes necessary to get a little creative (and even to just throw the rule book out of the window every now and then). One of the most difficult rooms to design tends to be the bedroom, especially if it's small. So, here's what you need to know to arrange furniture in your bedroom:

rental application process

After hours of looking at apartments online and in person, you've finally found the one. It's exactly what you're looking for in terms of price, size, amenities and location, and you want to fill out the application so you can…

packing plan

Packing is one of the most stressful parts of moving because it involves trying to stay organized while going through every single one of your possessions item by item. And for those of us with a decidedly large amount of possessions, keeping everything organized becomes even more complicated.

Detroit Neighborhoods A Guide

Detroit is one of the coolest cities in the country-- seriously. Michigan's largest metropolis is home to such iconic musicians as Eminem and Aretha Franklin (which is why it deserves your R-E-S-P-E-C-T), and it also boasts an amazing food scene, some…

Get to Know Your New City (Like a Tourist)

If you're planning a move to a brand new city, you're probably feeling some mixture of both heady excitement and serious fear. After all, you're leaving your friends, job and potentially family behind for an entirely new place-- who wouldn't…