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New Year, New Apartment: How To Declutter Your Space

With the new year, comes a new mindset that we must detox and declutter our lives. When you’re living in an apartment, clutter and unnecessary items quickly pile up, and they are way more visible than in a larger home....

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Kitchen Storage Hacks For Your Small Apartment

When it comes to organizing a small apartment, the kitchen can feel like the most daunting of spaces. There never seems to be enough room, or enough shelving, to store all of your food, appliances, and kitchen tools. And because...

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Moving from D.C. to Maryland

There are perks to living in Washington, D.C., but if you want a change of scenery, you might consider moving to Maryland. Below are some of the reasons why Maryland might be a good fit for you.   Activities Traveling from Maryland...

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Who Do You Tell You’re Moving?

Moving to a new apartment can be stressful to begin with, but when it comes down to who to tell? That’s like a part time job of filling out papers, files, forms in order to change your address. It’s a...

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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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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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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...