About Hyon Cho:

Hello! I’m Jiney, a Social Media Coordinator for ForRent.com since January 2013 as well as a renter for the past few years. I want to provide you with interesting and useful articles that will help make your apartment life experience a lot better. When I’m not at work writing blogs or social media updates, you can assume I’m within 10 ft of a computer surfing the Internet for funny clips and music on YouTube, watching streams, or shopping online!

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    ForRentUniversity.com’s Best Techie Room Instagram Contest

    *This contest is over, but don’t worry – You can still enter into the Best Gamer Room Contest from October 1st-14th!* Going off to college allows you the opportunity to really discover who you are. As you begin making preparations for your new space, such as what techie items you’ll need, what color to decorate […]

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    Top 7 Homegating Ideas

    It’s almost that time of year again…that’s right – football season! Why not experience something different this year and “homegate” in the comfort of your own home? Consider trying one or all 7 of the top homegating ideas to get you started. Offer Individual 7-layer Dip Cups Kick-off the season with individual 7-layer dip cups. […]

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    6 Makeover Tips for Your Apartment Living Room

    Does your living room need a makeover? Create an epic space using these 6 of the following makeover tips and transform your room from everyday ordinary into something new. Small and simple changes can make a big impact. Which changes will you incorporate into your home? 1. Change out the couch accessories – Selecting the […]

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    Dorm Décor Ideas for your Wall

    Are the walls of your dorm looking bare? Try something creative! For example, pin a piece of string or ribbon to your wall and use clothespins to hang photos of your family, significant other, buddies, pet, or your favorite sports teams. Looking for something different? Here’s a list of additional ideas to decorate and personalize […]

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    Summer Staycation Twitter Chat

    Why not enjoy your summer vacation relaxing at home? Staycations are budget-friendly and stress-free – perfect for those who want to relax and save money at the same time! Discover great summer staycation tips, ideas, and activities this Thursday, July 18th, at 8PM EDT/7PM CDT with the @AptsForRent and @HomesDotcom duo. Use the hashtag #HomeChat […]

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    ForRent.com and Homes.com Reveal Before & After of Crafting for Charity Atlanta

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    3 Easy and Refreshing Summer Recipes

    What could be better than lounging on your porch or balcony with a refreshing summer treat in hand? In a 2013 Homes.com Summer Sensations Survey, 9% of people said they enjoyed popsicles from the ice cream truck and 24% said that frozen beverages were their favorite summertime treat. Why not enjoy both? Consider sharing these delights […]

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    Apartments Perfect for “The Internship”

    Where would it be appropriate for two salesmen (Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson) to stay while they are interning with a bunch of tech-savvy people at Google? Here are the top 2 apartment picks that would be a perfect option for the two, or for any intern near the headquarters of Google in Mountain View, […]

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    Top 7 Study Tips for Finals

    Your college finals are just around the corner. If you’re planning to hibernate and pull a few all-nighters, think again. Studying can be stressful if you procrastinate or lack good study habits. Take your tests with confidence by following these 7 simple tips to help you pass your exams. 1. Find a Few Study Spaces. […]

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    Don’t Overspend on Rent

    Are you paying too much for rent? How would you know if you were? According to the US Census Bureau, 25% -30% of your gross income is an ideal amount to budget toward rent. In addition to rent, remember to factor in another 3-4% for housing expenses, like utility costs. When setting your budget for […]

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