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8 Cold-Weather Tips for Apartment Renters

As a preventive measure, keep your thermostat set between 60 and 65 degrees while you’re at work and away on vacation. This ensures your apartment isn’t an icebox when you return home. Bring in all balcony furniture and outdoor décor, so...

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What Does Renters’ Insurance Cover?

Renters’ insurance is a type of property insurance providing coverage for the belongings and liability of a policy holder within a rental property. This means that the insurance applies to apartment renters (among others). The insurance protects the personal property...

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

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School’s Out: Tips for Furnishing Your First Apartment

The scene when you walk into your college dorm is familiar. You are met with industrial ceiling lamps, a hulking dresser, a desk-and-chair combo and one wobbling bed frame. Walk into your new apartment for the first time, and things...

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Search for apartments now on ApartmentShowcase.com. Here are some recently posted Rental Specials for this week. Don’t want to check the blog for apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign up...

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How to Make Sure You Get Your Security Deposit Back

A security deposit is the money the tenant pays the property manager other than the rent paid in advance. The deposit protects the property manager in case the tenant violates or breaks the rental agreement or terms of the lease....