Monthly Archive: December 2014

Washington Harbour Ice Rink (Daniel Lobo via Flickr)

Lace Up Those Skates and Take to the Ice in Georgetown

I bet there are apartment renters out there in lovely D.C. who practically grew up in ice skates. You know the kind of person I’m talking about, the ones who skated for fun when the ice froze, or maybe high...

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Holiday Entertaining Tips

Throughout the year we discussed ways to transform your apartment into a home that you really love. We tackled space planning issues, storage dilemmas, lighting, home office design and décor. Now that your space is styled to perfection, it’s time...

Mormon temple (Glyn Lowe via Flickr)

Making Spirits Bright: Festival of Lights Returns to LDS Temple

If you’ve ever driven west on the I-495 Capital Beltway at night and happened to look up, say, right before you come upon Connecticut Avenue, chances are you’ve been mesmerized by the D.C. Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ...

Ken Lund via Flickr

4 Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Waldorf

Ah, we never write about Charles County. And why not? Just listen to what the Charles County site says: “From suburban convenience to nature’s bounty, Charles County Maryland is truly the best of both worlds.” Let’s take a look at...

Rental Office (Nick Bastian via Flickr)

Apartment Tips: Budgeting Advice for First-Time Renters

Renting your first apartment can be both exciting and overwhelming. You’ll have new neighbors, a new community to explore — but also new bills and perhaps new furniture to buy. Here are some money-management and decorating tips to help you...

Blue Duck Tavern (Samantha via Flickr))

Blue Duck Tavern: Delicious Decor, and the Food’s Not Bad Either

Located in the Park Hyatt Washington in the West End neighborhood of Northwest, the Blue Duck Tavern is an upscale dining experience for the discerning Washington, D.C., apartment renter. Perusing their site, we learn that “the Blue Duck Tavern features...

Dogfish Head Alehouse (Craige Moore via Flickr)

Beer and Burgers on Tap at Gaithersburg’s Dogfish Alehouse

If you rent an apartment in the metro region, you might’ve heard about Dogfish Head Alehouse. Or, you might have thought you have. That’s because it’s within the same family as Dogfish Head Brewery. Ah, that’s where I’ve heard of...