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3 Pieces Of Advice For Move-In Day That are Classic Dad

Posted 07.02.2015 | Good News

Everyone can relate to the excitement, stress and worry of moving into a new apartment or house, especially on the inaugural move into independence. L...

Is Sprawl the Answer or the Enemy? Housing Affordability and Demographic Changes

Jack Skelley | Posted 06.11.2015 | Los Angeles
Jack Skelley

Rents are higher in Los Angeles than in any other major U.S. city, according to several recent studies. There is wide agreement that the city is facing a huge affordability crisis. But far less consensus on the solutions.

9 Places That Will Inspire You To Customize Your Castle

Posted 06.08.2015 | HuffPost Home

There's a saying that dogs often resemble their owners. Well, the same could be said about a dwelling and its residents. Apartments and houses have be...

Family Calls Police In Horror As Apartment Wall Starts Dripping Blood

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 06.04.2015 | Crime

"Daddy, what is that coming down the walls?" Thomas Kennedy's son asked. A mysterious red liquid was oozing down the walls of the family's home in...

31 Things You're Not Allowed To Have At Home After You Turn 30

Supercompressor | Posted 06.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
Supercompressor

You can get away with living the grimy college life for a few years after graduation, but once the big 3-0 rolls around, it's time to get serious about ditching that duct tape-patched Papasan and beer bong. If you're confused about what exactly needs to be retired, no worries! We assembled the definitive list of items you're not allowed to have in your apartment after your 30th birthday.

There Is A Secret Apartment At The Top Of The Eiffel Tower

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.14.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Unlike the scientific marvel of steel and hard lines it's housed in, the pied à terre is cozy and romantic -- think paisley wallpaper, wood furniture and oil paintings. All in all, not a shabby place to view Paris from the best vantage point in town.

The Moment I Knew I Needed To Move To The Suburbs

Erin Gates | Posted 05.13.2015 | HuffPost Home
Erin Gates

After one too many late-night noise issues, a million block laps to find parking and repeat calls to landlords regarding floods, broken air conditioners and bug infestations, our little family finally decided that perhaps the suburbs would be a better fit for us than the city.

10 Essential Interior Design Tips for Small Spaces

Gail Green | Posted 06.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Gail Green

The use of sconces is especially useful in small spaces, as it moves lighting onto the walls as opposed to standing lamps that take up extra floor space.

The Manhattan Subway Rent Map: Where You Can't Afford to Live, By Stop

Thrillist | Posted 06.23.2015 | New York
Thrillist

Whether you want to be closer to work, or closer to awesome dim sum, finding a more convenient (but still affordable... please?) place to live is something pretty much every New Yorker considers at some point. Well, this should help you do exactly that.

8 Brilliant Uses For Common Household Products

Posted 04.21.2015 | Training

While we’re children, and even sometimes through early adulthood, it’s nice to have our parents to fall back on when it comes to household chores ...

8 Lessons Learned from Living With Strangers

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 06.08.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Rooming with someone you don't know can be scary, but the experience will likely be rewarding. Keep an open mind and an optimistic attitude and pick the right person, and your lease will go by quickly.

Spring Cleaning Your Apartment, It's Time

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 06.06.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Like the return of baseball, blossoms and outdoor barbecues, spring cleaning is one of those things that many people like to do once March makes its way onto the calendar.

Living in Apartments With Boys

Meaghan McGoldrick | Posted 06.03.2015 | Women
Meaghan McGoldrick

They will always ask about your day, and almost always start a mid-day text conversation with an obscure emoji like the set of eyes looking left or sweet potato. They will give your weekly television shows a try, but only some will stick.

5 Penthouses You Would Sell Your Soul to Live In

Supercompressor | Posted 06.01.2015 | HuffPost Home
Supercompressor

By: Joe McGauley Credit: DBOX for CIM Group/Macklowe Properties There are innumerable perks to being at the top, not least of which is the fac...

14 Reasons Why Living Alone Can Be Joyous

Quora | Posted 05.31.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

You go to the kitchen sink, and there aren't someone else's dishes in it.

Dinner Recipe Ideas To Cook With Your Roommate

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 05.26.2015 | Taste
Elizabeth Pullman

Sometimes the energy to muster up creative cooking can fall by the wayside.

10 Space-Saving Furniture Hacks For Your Tiny Apartment

Supercompressor | Posted 05.19.2015 | HuffPost Home
Supercompressor

There are still ways to maximize your space without compromising on quality. Yes, your digs will still fit into a Midwestern closet, but these 10 items will make the rat race more bearable.

How to Host a Wedding Shower in Your Apartment

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 05.16.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Food, fun, presents and people: These are the things a wedding shower needs. As you can see, nowhere in the list does it say the location of this exciting event, which means you have creative freedom to choose the location.

8 Things Every Renter Should Know

Domino | Posted 05.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Research your neighborhood. Do a little digging on everything from the safety ratings of the area to your landlord themselves. Use free search features on rental websites to help you with the process.

What Does Renters Insurance Cover?

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 05.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

It may seem like a mysterious beast, but this coverage can make the difference between losing everything you own and getting back on your feet in a jiffy when things go wrong. Learn more about the different types of renters insurance and the general coverage they provide.

10 Kitchen Essentials You Didn't Know You Needed In Your Apartment

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 05.04.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

You won't know you need them until it's too late, so add these kitchen supplies to your collection.

Black Millennials: We Need Your Presence, Not Just Your Success

Rashawn Davis | Posted 04.26.2015 | Black Voices
Rashawn Davis

These gentrified zones that we tend to migrate to as an "escape" don't need us as much as they need the incomes associated with us. However, there are cities and neighborhoods across this country that are desperate for the presence of strong and successful men and women of color.

You Can Live With A Roommate Of The Opposite Sex (But Read This First)

Danielle Page | Posted 03.28.2015 | Women
Danielle Page

I asked a few experts to weigh in on whether or not men and women can live together platonically. The verdict? You can live with someone of the opposite sex...as long as you follow a few guidelines.

Sometimes Change Is Exactly What You Need

Shelby Doherty | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Shelby Doherty

You know that quote "if you love something, set it free?" That's ridiculous. If you love something, hold onto it, cherish it and make sure it knows yo...

5 New Year's Resolutions to Help You Get Your Own Place

realtor.com | Posted 03.08.2015 | HuffPost Home
realtor.com

If you've been stuck at home with the folks -- or in an apartment with too many roommates -- you may have a different priority in the new year. You're finally ready to rent your own space!