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Seasonal Dessert Ideas for Apartment Renters

December 1, 2022 in General

The holiday season is the perfect time to get creative and try out delicious new apartment-friendly recipes! If you’re planning a party with friends or family, try out one of our easy-to-make desserts below. They’re sure to become yearly staples. Rum Balls Holiday Rum Balls are the perfect sweet treat to bring to your party or…

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How to Tell if a Six Month Lease Apartment is Right for You

November 11, 2022 in Apartment Tips, General

Leasing an apartment most commonly requires a 12-month commitment or longer. Long-term living arrangements are an appropriate option when you’re looking to put down deep roots, but that case may not apply to every renter. On the other hand, short-term rentals like hotels or Airbnb rentals might typically be too expensive for multi-month stays. Additionally,…

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Holiday Traditions in the Capital Region

November 1, 2022 in Capital Region Living

The holidays are meant for spending time with friends and family through old and new traditions! If you’re new to the Capital Region area or are looking for holiday happenings to make an annual event out of, look through some of our favorite traditions! These tried-and-true events are filled with so much holiday spirit that…

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When Should You Start Looking for a New Apartment?

October 3, 2022 in General

Many apartment renters love the space that they live in, but as their needs evolve, they may outgrow their current space and start to desire a new living situation. From rent spikes to long commutes, there are countless reasons why someone might need to start looking for a new apartment. If you need help deciding…

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5 Tips for a Tidy Apartment

October 1, 2022 in General

No matter the size of your apartment, clutter can take over quickly. Organizing your home can seem like a daunting task, and keeping it organized even more so! The key to staying organized is to have a home for everything. If you’re looking to tidy up your apartment, follow our top 5 tips below for…

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Top 5 Tips on How to Furnish an Apartment

September 6, 2022 in Apartment Tips

Moving into a new apartment is an exciting time! But after the boxes are unpacked and you’ve settled into your new place, you may start to feel like something is missing. Whether you want to add to the furniture you’ve already brought with you or you’re a longtime renter looking to redecorate, there are a…

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How to DIY a Welcome Mat

September 1, 2022 in General

If you’re looking for a great way to add a personal touch and a bit of character to your front door, try your hand at a DIY welcome mat! Find a saying that’s perfect for you and save some money by creating it yourself. A DIY welcome mat is also a great housewarming gift for…

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4 Benefits of Living in Upstate NY

August 9, 2022 in Apartment Tips, Capital Region Living, General

From Buffalo to Albany, living in Upstate New York provides some of the most scenic landscapes in the United States and a wealth of vibrant communities that almost anyone would be comfortable calling “home.” Whether you prefer city living, commuting from the suburbs, or enjoying the rustic charm of rural life, there are living options…

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6 Places to Travel in NYS Near Your Latham, NY Apartment

July 29, 2022 in General

Living in the Capital Region has many perks and benefits! One major excitement about living here is being near so many incredible destinations. New York is home to towns and cities that are steeped with history and home to exciting attractions. For weekend getaways or longer vacation plans, you have endless choices of amazing places…

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