The Ins, Outs And What To Look For When Considering A Studio Apartment
27 January 2015
If you're considering a move to an urban area, you might have been surprised at the sheer number of apartments available. However, that initial burst of excitement was probably crushed when you realized just how expensive big city living can be. If you're on a tight budget, renting a studio apartment might be the solution – but this option isn't right for everyone. Here are a few of the highs and lows of living in a studio apartment, and what to look for if you decide this is the best option for you:
How to Save for a House When Renting an Apartment
19 January 2015
Most people need to rent an apartment because they can't afford the downpayment on a house, or because they will only be living in an area for a short period of time and they need a less permanent solution than a mortgage. However, owning a house or another permanent property is a better investment for your finances. With so much of your money going to rent, how can you save enough money for a down payment on something more substantial?
3 Awesome Ways Apartment Amenities Will Save You Money
8 January 2015
If you're moving soon, you can save money throughout the year by selecting an apartment community offering amenities that will help you conserve your cash. By searching out communities that go beyond the normal fare of onsite laundry rooms and swimming pool access, you may uncover a whole world of free service options. The best savings come from amenities that allow you to obtain free access to services or equipment you would otherwise pay for out of pocket.
Wedding Crashers: How to Prevent Unwanted Guests From Ruining Your Big Day
2 January 2015
When celebrities pop into weddings unannounced and uninvited, most wedding couples graciously accept their presence as a rare treat. The truth is, however, wedding crashers can be problematic in a variety of ways from showing up in family pictures to stealing wedding gifts. Here are a few ways to tactfully keep unwanted guests from inviting themselves to your wedding.
Possibly the best thing you can do is hire a few security guards to keep the riff raff out.