Category Archives Your New Neighborhood

As you search for an apartment community, remember to keep neighborhood conveniences in mind. [find-an-apartment] You will likely factor available services into your final decision. Here are some ways to find an apartment community located near the conveniences you value.

When you move into your new apartment, it may take a few days or even a few weeks to get your bearings and really learn your way around. [find-an-apartment] Where is the best place for grocery shopping? How can you find a dependable dry cleaner or the pharmacy that will give you the best service? Which direction should you head for the tastiest Chinese take-out? These and other questions will set you on a search to get to know your new neighborhood. Check out these tips to help you find your way and feel at home fast.

Former Seattle mayor Greg Nickels once referred to the city as “a city of neighborhoods,” so it’s no surprise that you can find Seattle, Wash., apartments spread throughout this beautiful Pacific Northwest city. From the free-spirited charm of Fremont to…

From vintage to modern, and from neutral to bold colors, Tacoma’s furniture stores offer a wide selection of furniture, rugs and accessories, as well as some of the most knowledgeable salespeople around. Whether you’re getting settled in your new Tacoma…

Midtown Phoenix

Known as the Valley of the Sun, Phoenix is a thriving metropolis located in southern Arizona. With a population of more than 1.4 million people, the city is considered to be the sixth most populated city in the country. As…

local library

Your local public library is much more than a great place for books. It can save you big bucks, help you with a career or education transition, and even hosts many activities for kids, teens, and adults. Here are the reasons to check out the library near your apartment.

NextDoor app

While asking for recommendations on Facebook is one way to handle that, you may not live near most of your friends. That’s where Nextdoor comes in: this handy app not only helps you connect with your neighbors on a community level, but lets you reach out to people who live near your home.

community garden

For many apartment or urban dwellers, living near a green space is a non-negotiable. When people don’t have yards of their own, they often want to be near a community garden or park to help fill that need. Many cities are now building and maintaining community gardens that also frequently help feed underserved neighborhoods

Moving to a new home can be one of the most exciting times in your life. It gives you the chance to decorate a new space, a new place to create memories with loved ones, and a fresh, new energy…