13 April 2015
Renting your first apartment is an exciting time, but apartment living has gotten a reputation for having to sacrifice space in exchange for cost savings and convenience. Luckily, this doesn't always have to be the case. Even if you take an apartment for rent with a smaller floor plan than you would have liked, knowing how to capitalize on that space can help you make it feel like home. Here are some tips to help you make the most of any apartment space, giving you more flexibility in the square footage that you look for when you start shopping around.
10 April 2015
Are you moving into an apartment for rent soon and are concerned that an apartment-sized bathroom won't have adequate storage space? Putting up extra shelves may be an option, but many landlords won't allow tenants to install anything that involves drilling holes in the wall. If you find yourself in this situation, don't despair -- there are other solutions to small-space conundrums. Following are seven creative ways that you can provide extra storage in an apartment-sized bathroom.
7 April 2015
Many people have the misconception that they have to simply live with conditions they are not happy with when they live in an apartment. While there are some aspects of apartment living that are simply just part of life when you are renting, such as not being able to make permanent changes in your apartment that the owner cannot reverse when you leave, that does not mean that being a "