Monthly Archive: September 2014

Meadowlark Gardens (Ron Cogswell via Flickr)

5 Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Vienna

Nestled in Northern Virginia among other such suburbs, the Town of Vienna sits just outside the Capital Beltway, a place with roots all the way back to 1767; back then it was called Ayr Hill. Like its neighbors, there are...

Smartphone (Robert S. Donovan via Flickr)

8 Free Apps Every Design Enthusiast Should Have

Whether you’ve just moved into a new apartment or need help redecorating your current space, we’ve rounded up the best, free decorating apps for your phone. 1. The Goods. HomeGoods has become the go-to store for affordable, high-quality décor and...

H Street Festival (Ted Etyan via Flickr)

Join the Crowd at the H Street Festival This Weekend

Yes, it’s hip, it’s edgy, it’s funky, and depending on how late you walk around, maybe even a tad sketchy. But there’s one thing H Street is not, and that’s boring. And neither is its big day in the sun:...

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Tech Hubs, Incubators, & Co-Working Spaces

Many professionals have opted to leave their corporate lives behind to pursue freelance endeavors, and that means the office can be anything from a living room to a cafe. But expanding your start-up or coming up with the next great...

Great Frederick Fair (Karl Kyhl via Flickr)

Great Frederick Fair Promises Food, Fun and a Ferris Wheel

Going to the fair is always an event. The people, the sites, the sounds, the food, the rides and games. And while some apartment renters out in Frederick may not dig the spectacle, this post is for those in the...

Decorating Tips for Roommates (iStock)

Decorating Tips for Roommates

Your home is a reflection of you. It represents your personal style and preferences. When you live alone, it’s pretty easy to personalize your space to suit your needs. But decorating with a roommate, especially if you don’t know each...

Party (gabia party via Flickr)

House Party

I recently attended a wedding celebration for my cousin and his new wife. Being back together with my huge (huge as in 40+ cousins) family has only reminded me more of how loud, entertaining, and FUN they are. When we...

Annapolis City Dock (m01229 via Flickr)

Set Sail for the Maryland Seafood Festival This Weekend

Seafood-loving renters in the Washington, D.C., region are lucky to be nestled next to the Potomac River, and they’re just as lucky to be within a relatively short driving distance of the mighty Chesapeake Bay. With summer winding down, I...