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New to Renting an Apartment? A Checklist to Help with the Process

Is it your first time renting an apartment? Don’t fret. While there’s plenty that you need to know about renting an apartment, it’s nothing you can’t handle. Here’s a list of the most important things you should check in your … Continue reading

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Dividing It Up: The Top Divider Ideas to Create Multiple Spaces in a Room

The surge of interest in tiny houses has caused a trendy movement toward more minimalist lifestyles. Whether it’s van life or living in a small apartment, a lifestyle that calls for making the most of tight spaces can come with … Continue reading

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Tikes in Tow: How to Choose a Kid-Friendly Apartment

Are you moving to south Fort Wayne? Looking for a nice apartment where you don’t have to compromise your budget for safety or the other way around? There are plenty of apartments you could check out – but not all … Continue reading

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Think Outside the Dog: The Best Pets for Apartment Living

Want to live somewhere where you don’t have to shovel snow, mow the lawn, or do any maintenance projects? How about an apartment? All you have to do is pay rent and go about your day. However, a drawback to apartment living … Continue reading

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Pack This, Not That: 8 Things You Actually DON’T Need in Your New Apartment

You’re moving to a new apartment – congrats! Let the packing begin. But before you box everything up, wait and think. Do you really need to bring ALL the things with you? Apartment living brings its own set of rules with … Continue reading

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Let’s Settle This Right Meow: Are Cats or Dogs the Best Pets for Apartments?

For centuries, one debate has plagued mankind and ignited flame war after flame war: Which makes for the better companion, a devoted dog or a kindly kitten? Though cats and dogs are far from the only pets people own, they … Continue reading

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Set Up Your New Apartment Utilities: A Step-By-Step Guide

During the moving process, you’ve got a lot on your plate. Changing your address, packing your belongings, and shifting your work schedule. One of the last things many people think about is apartment utilities. That’s a problem–forget your utilities and you’ll … Continue reading

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Apartment Living: 5 Benefits of Renting

If you’ve been thinking about buying a home lately, think again. Imagine all the other things you’d be able to do with that much money! You could take a big vacation, save up for a new car, or just put … Continue reading

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Mistletoe and Jingle Bells: Spirited Christmas Decoration Ideas for Apartments

‘Tis the season to deck the halls and make your apartment shine brightly for the holidays! Moving into an apartment doesn’t mean that you cannot decorate to make it feel like your own spirited space. This holiday season, impress your … Continue reading

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Rent and Save: How to Save Money When Renting an Apartment

Most people make the argument to buy a home rather than rent an apartment because they see it as a long-term investment. That’s easy to say when you actually have the money to invest, though. The smarter thing to do with … Continue reading

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