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Roommate note (Brandon O'Connor via Flickr)

Should I Get a Roommate?

It’s a question most people have asked at one time or another, especially when you’re just out of college and moving to a new city after getting the 24th job you applied for. Yes, the barista gig out of school...

Northern Virginia Arts Festival (Joe Loong via Flickr)

Get Your Fine Arts Fix in Reston This Weekend

If this keeps up, Washington, D.C., will soon be known for something other than politics. Yes, the array of arts happenings in the region just doesn’t stop, and when it threatens to, city patrons, possibly apartment renters like you, come...

The Birchmere (Amon via Flickr)

5 Suburban Music Venues to Check Out This Year

Yes, rock ’n’ roll is thought to be a city thing, and it is. But where do you think half the people currently living in the city, the concert ticket-buying public at least, come from? OK, likely more than half?...

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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 wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...

Noise sign (Alan Levine via Flickr)

How to Deal With a Noisy Roommate

A little while ago we dealt with noisy neighbors. This time we deal with noisy roommates. Here’s the skinny. You met Kevin on a roommate-needed list at your college. Hey, what the heck, you think, couldn’t be any worse than...

Apartment construction (Tim Evanson via Flickr)

Recent Rental Boom a Real Boon to the Economy

Yahoo Finance published an interesting piece on March 10 about the multifamily housing rental boom. Figures are from 2013, and they’re taken from “research commissioned by the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) and the National Apartment Association (NAA), which looks...

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Captain America Filming the D.C. Area

We thought this was neat and wanted to share it with you. In last year’s blockbuster, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” you may have noticed that there was a ton of action taking place around Washington, D.C. In the beginning of...

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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 wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...