Tag: "rent"

Rent or Buy?

July 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

Are you just moving to a new area and not sure whether to rent or make the real commitment and buy?  Here are some reasons renting could be the right choice for you:   Save that money!  Unless you’re planning on living in a place longer than five years, you run the risk of losing […]

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Finding Your First Apartment

May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you’re like me, then you’re probably a senior who is about to graduate and has several questions about their future and what’s to come. You’re probably scouting future places of employment and places to live, which will most likely be an apartment. Obviously, finding an apartment is not as easy as buying cereal from […]

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College Students Quest to Find an Apartment

May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Renting a home is a big decision that will greatly affect the lifestyle of a college student. College students must contemplate factors such as their budget, commute to work and school, community safety, and much more. Deciding on a place to live can be a difficult task. However, with the proper tools and research, the […]

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The Art of Minneapolis

May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Minneapolis is the home of a Prince. Well, not formal royalty, but royalty in the music world none the less. Prince, the world renowned musician, was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is a product of Minneapolis public schools. You may not be a fan of Prince’s music, but his success warrants recognition of him and […]

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San Diego

May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

San Diego was rated the fifth best place to live in 2006 by Money Magazine. That could have something to do with the fact that in San Diego the beach is a way of life. According to San Diego.org San Diego is also “a source of pride and joy and a defining influence in people’s […]

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Happy Birthday Raleigh!

May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

That’s right! The Apartments For Rent Magazine publication has been in Raleigh, North Carolina for 5 years and is still going strong. Nationwide our publications have more than 25 million copies in circulation with a consistent pick-up ratio of 90%. With the interactive print ads, including all the latest avenues for consumers to contact apartment […]

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Don’t be afraid of “Comments”

April 4, 2011 | 2 Comments

In the age of social media, we now have exciting new ways to exchange information. We understand text messages and wall posts, but what about “Comments?” Comments are good! You just need to know how to use them to your advantage. This is the natural way people on Facebook communicate and interact. They communicate in […]

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Dear Fair Housing Lady: Cooking Odors?

March 8, 2011 | 8 Comments

Dear Fair Housing Lady: While we welcome folks from all over the world to be residents at our community, what can we do when some of them cook with curry (or other things that I don’t even want to think about)?  Quite frankly, sometimes it smells bad and then their neighbors complain to us in […]

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Connect. Converse. Convert.

March 8, 2011 | 3 Comments

There are more ways to search for an apartment than ever before.  Social media has completely transformed the landscape, with consumers actively pursuing the opinion of others before making a buying decision.  According to Craig Donato, CEO of Oodle, Inc., “It’s no secret that Facebook has changed the game. Facebook has changed the way people […]

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Dear Fair Housing Lady – No Section 8?

September 16, 2010 | 10 Comments

Dear Fair Housing Lady, My owner doesn’t want to rent to folks who have Section 8 vouchers.  I am not sure I agree with that opinion, but more importantly, I don’t want to get into fair housing trouble!  And now my owner has placed an ad that says “No Section 8.”  Is this even a […]

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