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Five Simple Tricks to Decorate a Small Apartment to Make It Look And Feel Spacious

William Morrow | Posted 08.19.2016 | HuffPost Home
William Morrow

Image Source Small apartments are a city dweller's necessity. Besides being relatively affordable, apartment complexes have a lot more neighbors than ...

5 Things To Consider Before Moving To A New Apartment

William Morrow | Posted 08.09.2016 | HuffPost Home
William Morrow

For most of us, moving to a new apartment is a big deal. This means we have to take care of every little detail of this stage of transitioning to an entirely different world. For some, however, moving is just another regular affair.

Are Invisible Money Leaks Draining Your Account?

Trulia | Posted 08.03.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

If someone were to take a large amount from your bank account, you'd most likely notice when a transaction was declined or a payment bounced. But how quickly would you notice if a small amount were being deducted, say $5 or $10, every month?

How I Saved $100K To Buy An Apartment

Refinery29 | Posted 07.08.2016 | HuffPost Home
Refinery29

I felt a little dizzy when the lawyer gave us the keys. It was official: We were the proud owners of a 700-square-foot, one-bedroom apartment in Park Slope, Brooklyn. How the hell did we get here?

9 Unforgettable Industrial-Chic Apartments

Trulia | Posted 07.06.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

Every exposed brick, worn floorboard, and weathered beam in these spaces shines with personality. Each cries out to that aesthetic-minded renter who sees the beauty in imperfection and the appeal of the offbeat.

7 Ridiculous Things Renters Have Done To Score The Perfect Apartment

Trulia | Posted 06.24.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

Some renters are going to extremes to snag (and keep) the apartment they want: paying a full year's rent in advance, delivering their application with a bottle of wine, or offering to paint the walls and replace the cruddy carpet on their dime.

Summer Real Estate Reading

Melissa Terzis | Posted 06.22.2016 | DC
Melissa Terzis

I'm going to do a little something off my regular scheduled programming here because why not, it's summer, right? We waited a long time for this summe...

Why Is It So Hard to Build Multifamily Housing on Long Island?

Nancy Rauch Douzinas | Posted 06.21.2016 | New York
Nancy Rauch Douzinas

Long Island - world-renowned for its single-family homes - has fewer multifamily housing options than other suburbs near New York City. We have fewer ...

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | Los Angeles
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | New York
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

8 Warning Signs Your Landlord Might Be Breaking The Law

Trulia | Posted 05.24.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

From those frustrating nonrefundable deposits to rentals that aren't technically legal, there are some landlords out there who don't adhere to the letter of the law.

3 Roommate Horror Stories That Can Cost You

Trulia | Posted 05.23.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

It's the perfect storyline for a thriller: Roommate moves in. Roommate tries to steal your identity.

Every New Yorker Is Hoda Kotb On Her First NYC Apartment Search

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 05.09.2016 | HuffPost Home

It's estimated that more than 1.6 million people live in Manhattan, yet there are only about 850,000 apartments. That little formula creates anxiety, ...

New York's Classic Skyscrapers: An Insider's Grand Tour

Peter Mandel | Posted 04.26.2016 | Travel
Peter Mandel

The idea of the city skyscraper, of building up instead of out, was first dreamt up back in Chicago's frontier days. But to those, like me, who spend...

7 Ways To Deal With Bad Credit When Renting

Trulia | Posted 04.08.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

Real talk: Many landlords now rely on a credit check to vet potential renters, especially in competitive markets. (Just try hunting for an apartment f...

18 Things You Could Buy Instead Of Renting In San Francisco

Trulia | Posted 04.06.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

If you've ever wondered just how expensive the rent is in San Francisco, CA, wonder no more.

5 Tips to Land Your San Francisco Dream Apartment

Wendy Willbanks | Posted 04.20.2016 | San Francisco
Wendy Willbanks

Tip #1- Know Your Credit Score Don't show up with a knife to a gun fight. This rental market is competitive enough so a credit score of 680 or better ...

5 Ways To Convince Your Landlord To Lower Your Rent

SmartAsset.com | Posted 03.17.2016 | HuffPost Home
SmartAsset.com

Rental housing prices are now sky high and rental payments easily take the biggest chunk out of workers' paychecks. And in certain areas, like Oakland...

Simple Tips to Make a Temporary Apartment Feel Like Home

Andrey Grehov | Posted 02.14.2016 | HuffPost Home
Andrey Grehov

Moving is never really fun, and the prospect of living in a temporary apartment may seem to be an unwelcome event. However, you can make this a new and interesting life experience, and these simple tips can help you to actually enjoy your time in your temporary apartment.

Every New York City Apartment You'll Live In

Thrillist | Posted 01.14.2016 | HuffPost Home
Thrillist

By: Michelle No Credit: Flickr/Sean Ganann New Yorkers by and large elude categorization. But unfortunately, despite whatever predilections and sel...

5 Ideas For People Who Loathe New Year's Eve

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 12.28.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Here are five super relaxed NYE party alternatives for anyone looking to have an exciting night in.

Questions You Need To Ask Any Potential Roommate

Thrillist | Posted 12.07.2015 | HuffPost Home
Thrillist

Use this guide to raise every red flag out there. Your cat poster will thank you later.

5 Landlord-Approved Apartment Updates You Can Do Yourself

Danielle Page | Posted 11.30.2015 | HuffPost Home
Danielle Page

All you need is a little creativity and some elbow grease to make a rental your own. We asked a few rental experts to weigh in on some common landlord-approved apartment updates you can do yourself.

8 Simple Crafts for Lazy DIY-ers

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 10.30.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Washi tape picture frames is one of the easiest, coolest DIY crafts for apartment dwellers, since it serves the dual purpose of being wall-safe and incredibly simple. Use washi tape with fun decorations to adhere your pictures and posters to your wall.