The Hunt

Harshtober
Harshtober

Harshtober

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So we didn’t get the place that we really wanted. We looked at it on Tuesday, put our name in on Friday night, but the woman who advertised it didn’t get back to us for a couple days and apparently in that time someone else snagged it. Ho hum. So we sent out another round…
The Coolest Apartment
The Coolest Apartment

The Coolest Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Laura wouldn’t have mentioned this, but I found the coolest apartment in the world. She won’t consider it, but I think we should. It’s this loft type apartment downtown on the twelfth floor of this huge building. It’s about as post-modern as you could possibly want, with huge windows, black and white decor and even…
Hidden Details
Hidden Details

Hidden Details

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
If there is one thing I’ve noticed, it’s this: Houston apartment hunting has its dirty little secrets. Last week, we were about to put a deposit down on a beautiful first-floor apartment in mid-town when we (thankfully) read the fine print. It was a two bedroom apartment with some great amenities: W/D in unit, fireplace…
Continuing into the soft, green night
Continuing into the soft, green night

Continuing into the soft, green night

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So we put in our names on the one place we really liked. We had to wait for a while after we looked at it, though, and the girl hasn’t gotten back to us. This place is really quite nice. And this weather-beaten poster nearby tells the story of the people in the neighborhood: It…