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Tips for Renting With a Less-Than-Stellar Credit Score

Common financial setbacks like a serious illness or lost job can leave you with a less-than-stellar credit score even if you’re normally reliable and responsible. And the consequences of a low score can extend beyond having difficulty borrowing money –...

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Top 4 Reasons to Live in Foggy Bottom

Located in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C., Foggy Bottom has become one of the most highly sought after neighborhoods to live in within the District. Home to George Washington University, the Kennedy Center, and steps from the White House...

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Indoor Activities for Kids

Apartment living is great—until it’s too hot or too cold to go outside. Being cooped up at home with the little ones can be rough. Below are some indoor activities for kids that won’t take up too much space! Sensory...

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Living in Prince William County

Prince William County in Virginia is located on the Potomac River. Within the county, you can indulge in the outdoors, shopping, dining and other activities available to the public. Employment Some of the major employers in PWC are Prince William County Schools,...

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Relocating from Maryland into DC Proper

Maryland is very close to Washington, D.C. so it is an easy move between the two places. However, if you’re moving from Maryland to DC you should be aware of these things. Over the past few years, Washington D.C. has changed...

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Shop ’til You Drop in the City of Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, 58 miles north of Richmond and 49 miles south of Washington, D.C. If you happen to find yourself in Fredericksburg you’ll want to take advantage of the excellent shopping there,...

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How to Rent an Apartment When You’re Across the Country

Millions of families move across the country every year. Although moving to an entirely new place can be an exciting adventure, the thought can also be scary and stressful. From my experience, apartment hunting can also be more difficult when you’re...

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How to Set Up a Home Office in an Apartment

While the concept of working from home might’ve seemed positively futuristic not too long ago, today it has become a widespread phenomenon across many industries. What’s more, as comprehensive studies show that this type of arrangement actually leads to a...

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7 Things You May Need Before You Apply for an Apartment

Certain information and documents are needed before you can rent an apartment. Though there is no standard as to what is required, most landlords and property management companies ask for things that give them a general idea of who you are....

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Should You Get Insurance On Your Rental Truck?

When moving to a new home, three options are usually available: hiring a full-service moving company, using truck rental services, or making use of your own vehicle. Using your own vehicle is difficult if not impossible for long-distance moves, and...