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Aftermath of a Natural Disaster

A Natural Disaster Ruined My Vacation: Am I Entitled to a Refund?

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Unfortunately, natural disasters happen. They’re a part of this world and there’s not much anybody can do about them when they hit except stay out of their way. Still, shouldn’t you be entitled to a refund when a natural disaster ruins your vacation? If so, how much? read more

Studio Apartment - Interior

Make the Most of Your Studio Apartment

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As more people choose to live in bigger cities on their own, studio apartments are becoming an increasingly viable option. Most studio apartments consist of a single room that’s used as the kitchen, dining area, living room, and bedroom. read more

Heavily Damaged Apartment

What Damages Do I Have to Pay For?

No matter where you live or how careful you are, you’re bound to encounter property damage eventually. As a tenant, what damages will you have to pay for? The answer depends on your exact situation, but there are a few things everybody should know about dealing with dinged apartments: Wear and Tear As a tenant, […] read more

Eviction Notice

Stop an Eviction in Its Tracks: Legal Defenses

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No one ever plans on being evicted. Unfortunately, there may be times when you don’t hold up your end of a lease agreement and will have to face some serious consequences. read more

moving day

What to Do When Your Roommate Moves Out

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For anyone who’s ever had to live with a roommate, you know there are good times and bad times. You also know that eventually roommates move on. Maybe they just graduated, or they got married or maybe they even started a really great new job. Regardless the situation, they’ve left the coop and now you […] read more

smart door lock

New Technologies That Make Apartment Living More Luxurious

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It seems like no matter where you live the price of apartment rentals is going up and up. With so many expenses in life, it’s hard to find a luxurious apartment for a reasonable price. read more

front door apartment security lock

How to Increase the Security of Your Apartment

in Health & Safety on by

When I moved out on my own for the first time, I was always a little weary whenever I got home. read more

Bed Bug

So Your Apartment Has Bed Bugs… Now What?

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There seems to have been an increase in the number of bed bug reports in recent years. read more

man with noisy apartment neighbors

Non-Aggressive Strategies for Dealing With Noisy Neighbors

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Moving into a new home is always an exciting experience, right? read more