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Fill Out a Quick Winter Utilities Survey for a Chance to Win $50 Gift Certificate
Fill Out a Quick Winter Utilities Survey for a Chance to Win $50 Gift Certificate

Fill Out a Quick Winter Utilities Survey for a Chance to Win $50 Gift Certificate

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
THE SURVEY IS NOW CLOSED. The randomly selected winner of a $50 Amazon gift certificate is…kaksakas from Los Angeles. Congratulations to the winner and thanks to all the survey participants! At MyFirstApartment.com, we are asked every day how to estimate apartment utilities.  We did a summer utilities survey last July — see the results here  —…
Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
A  Very Merry Christmas to all our readers from the entire MFA Team. May your Santa fulfill your every wish!
8 Apartment Superstitions
8 Apartment Superstitions

8 Apartment Superstitions

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
In honor of Friday the 13th, we made a list of eight apartment superstitions.  (By the way, the fear of Friday the 13th is called paraskevidekatriaphobia, just in case you want to impress your friends tonight!) While some people take superstitions seriously, these are just meant to be fun old wives tales to celebrate moving…
Bloggers Wanted!
Bloggers Wanted!

Bloggers Wanted!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
My First Apartment is looking to add to our team a couple of new bloggers and a photo editor. Please email your reply to editor@myfirstapartment.com. BLOGGERS: If you want to share your first apartment experiences with our site’s 200,000+ monthly visitors, let us know why you should be the next MFA blogger.  Or perhaps you…
Bloggers Wanted! Join the Growing MFA Team
Bloggers Wanted! Join the Growing MFA Team

Bloggers Wanted! Join the Growing MFA Team

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
My First Apartment is looking to add to our team a couple of new bloggers, a photo editor and a social media assistant. BLOGGERS: If you are a 2015 grad and want to share your first post-graduation apartment experiences with our site’s 200,000+ monthly visitors, let us know why you should be the next MFA…
International Student’s Guide to Finding Housing in the U. S.
International Student’s Guide to Finding Housing in the U. S.

International Student’s Guide to Finding Housing in the U. S.

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
You have just received your acceptance letter from your dream university in the United States and as you are celebrating with family and friends, someone asks you, “Where will you live?” You hadn’t thought about that. You go through the acceptance package, find the section about housing and realize that you have to find a…
And the GIVEAWAY winner is…
And the GIVEAWAY winner is…

And the GIVEAWAY winner is…

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
…Nicole Dziedzic, who loves her bedroom leather recliner. We will contact Nicole directly by email for her shipping instructions. Congratulations to Nicole and thanks to all of our Maple Harbour 8-piece comforter set giveaway participants. From  your comments we learned that you have many ways to make your bedroom cozy.  Calming lighting and candles were …
Review and GIVEAWAY: 8-Piece Comforter Set From Maple Harbour!
Review and GIVEAWAY: 8-Piece Comforter Set From Maple Harbour!

Review and GIVEAWAY: 8-Piece Comforter Set From Maple Harbour!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Sponsored Post. All opinions shared belong solely to Audra.  This giveaway is closed. The randomly selected winner was Nicole Dziedzic, who loves her bedroom leather recliner. Congratulations to Nicole and thanks to all of our Maple Harbour 8-piece comforter set giveaway participants. Are you still sleeping on sheets decorated with Disney characters? Or on threadbare extra-long…
And the Winner of Our Turkish Throw + Matching Picture Frame Giveaway Is…
And the Winner of Our Turkish Throw + Matching Picture Frame Giveaway Is…

And the Winner of Our Turkish Throw + Matching Picture Frame Giveaway Is…

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Our randomly selected winner is Shaylee! She relies on red when decorating her bedroom “because it is a deep and passionate color that inspires her.” Thanks to Shaylee and all the giveaway participants for sharing their favorite bedroom colors. We now know that the most popular bedroom color choice for My First Apartment readers is…