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A clean cast-iron skillet, with a blue sponge resting neatly on top.

6 Tips for Caring for Cast-Iron Skillets

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Cast-iron skillets makes for beautiful, classic additions to any kitchen, and in recent years they’ve slowly been making a comeback. read more

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The Best Cities for Renters in 2021

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Last year was a strange one, and many people have been reconsidering various aspects of their lives, including where to live. read more

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6 Gadgets from CES 2021 that Make Apartment Living Easier

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A couple of weeks ago, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held its 54th annual convention – this time completely online. In brief, CES is the biggest, most famous, and most important consumer technology show in the world. It’s held every year to showcase all the new gadgets and gizmos coming out in the year (and […] read more

Defaulting renter with face mask receives letter giving notice of eviction from home on wooden table

What to Do If You’re Getting Evicted During COVID-19

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Evictions are on the rise across the country as many Americans are out of work and struggling to pay their rent. You might even be one of them. read more

Woman negotiates a rent reduction with her landlord.

6 Tips for Negotiating a Rent Reduction with Your Landlord

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With the COVID-19 pandemic on the rise again and a second wave rapidly approaching, many of us are out of work and running out of cash with no end in sight. read more

An older man screams to the heavens and curses himself, for the holidays are upon him.

2020 Holiday Rules to Avoid Being the Neighborhood Grinch

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It’s that time of year again. You know: the time of year when your neighbors host loud parties late at night, clutter your halls with tacky decorations, and play obnoxiously festive music. read more

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Is Your Apartment Building Under Construction? Have No Fear!

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Construction crews can create a lot of hassles in apartment buildings, from noise and interruptions to damages and worse. And while nobody wants scaffolding blocking out the sunlight or window cleaners staring right into their bedroom, it’s important to know what to do when situations like these inevitably arise. Here’s the good news: as a […] read more