How to Tell You Have Found Your Perfect Apartment
How to Tell You Have Found Your Perfect Apartment

How to Tell You Have Found Your Perfect Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When you’re apartment hunting, you may look at a lot of places before you find the right one for you. Sometimes you can drive by an apartment, and without even touring the building, know that you need to look elsewhere. Sometimes, however, you may step into an apartment and know right away that you have just…

The Move

52 Item Apartment Search Checklist
52 Item Apartment Search Checklist

52 Item Apartment Search Checklist

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
After you have learned the apartment hunting terminology, started your search and finally found an apartment you like, there are a lot of questions you must still ask. Can I…

Budgeting

Decorating

Maximizing Your Studio Apartment Space
Maximizing Your Studio Apartment Space

Maximizing Your Studio Apartment Space

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Studio apartments are often the perfect choice for your first place! They are cheaper than one-bedrooms, and are often the only affordable choice if roommate living is not for you.…

Roommates

5-Step Guide to Choosing A Roommate
5-Step Guide to Choosing A Roommate

5-Step Guide to Choosing A Roommate

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Roommates can be a great way to save money, and possibly develop new friendships. If your dream apartment comes with a not-so-ideal price point for one, look no further for…

Apartment Life

5 Ways to Welcome Fall in Your First Place
5 Ways to Welcome Fall in Your First Place

5 Ways to Welcome Fall in Your First Place

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Happy 1st Day of Fall! Fall is one of the most wonderful times of the year, with the weather getting cool and crisp and leaves changing color, signaling the start…

Housekeeping

Save or Splurge: Food Shopping Edition
Save or Splurge: Food Shopping Edition

Save or Splurge: Food Shopping Edition

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Starting to cook in your first place can be overwhelming, especially before you get very familiar with your grocery store or market. It’s easy to go overboard when food shopping…