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Tips for Moving to the Big City

After years of toiling away in college, you’ve earned your degree and just landed a big time job in the big city. After all the hard work you’ve put in over the past four years, moving should be the easy part, right? Not exactly. From finding an apartment to fit your budget to packing up your stuff to hauling […]

Los Angeles, California

City Skyline

Cities Where Landlords Are Making Big Money on Rentals

In many cities across the country, it’s good to be a landlord. An increased demand and shortage of quality rentals has led to rising rates and now thousands of property owners are rolling in the dough. If I were to ask you where landlords where making the most money, you would probably blurt out New York or San Francisco or Chicago. […]


10 Apps to Help Make Moving Easier

  For the most part, moving is a pain in the butt. From the packing to the heavy lifting to finding your way around a new town, moving to a new place is challenging. To make this easier on you and your family, we shared a list of 10 apps to help with the move, courtesy of Rick Gersten for ARLnow.com. […]

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Rent an Apartment

Best Rental Markets for Returns on Investments

As the country continues to try to climb out of the financial hole dug during one of the worst recessions in U.S. history, several investors are turning to the rental market for big returns. According to a recent report by RealtyTrac, “a leading source for comprehensive housing data”, rental property in America posted an average annual return of […]


Spike in Rent in Seattle Highest Among Major U.S. Cities

All of that caffeine isn’t the thing keeping folks in Seattle up at night these days. It’s the rising rents. According to a recent article in The Seattle Times, the city of Seattle has seen the “sharpest rise in rent” among the most populated cites in the United States since 2010. Over the last three […]

Seattle, Washington

Millenial College Students

Rental Property Hits 25 Year High as Home Ownership Declines

For decades, millions of people chased the American Dream: A good job, a small family, a white picket fence, and a nice home. Today, however, younger generations are running after something entirely different. Saddled with student loan debt and few solid job prospects, many millennials are forgoing homeownership in favor of renting. Aside from the […]


How to Save Money When Renting Apartments

  With the demand for apartments and other rentals reaching an all-time high, it is getting more and more difficult to find an affordable place to live, especially if you’re crunched for time. To help first-time renters or those looking to move to a new apartment, we’ve shared some tips to help save both time […]


Apartment Complex

Incomes Stagnant as Apartment Rates Continue to Climb

And the beat(ing) goes on. As household incomes remain at a stand still, apartment rental rates continue to rise across the country. According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, apartment landlords continue to put the squeeze on renters, raising rates in the second quarter of 2014 by an average of 0.8%. After […]


How to Find the Perfect College Roommate

There are many tough decisions to make after you graduate from high school – where to go on senior trip, where to go to college, what to major in, etc. – but none of them may as important as deciding who to room with your first year away from home. The perfect roommate can make […]


Top 5 Storage Tips for College Students

Wow. Where has the summer gone? In just a few weeks, summer break will be over and thousands of college students will pack up their belongings and head back to school. Unfortunately, moving can be a pain in the tookus for everyone involved. Before you load up a fleet of cars with tons of crap, […]