Posts Tagged: benefits of living with roommates

Apartment Hunting with Your Roomate(s)
Apartment Hunting with Your Roomate(s)

Apartment Hunting with Your Roomate(s)

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As many people leave home, leave school, or just need a change of pace, it is apartment hunting season! It can be really expensive to live alone, not to mention, it’s fun to live with roommates! So, once you’ve decided who you’re going to live with, it’s time to start the hunt. Before the Hunt…
9 Great Things About Moving In With Your SO
9 Great Things About Moving In With Your SO

9 Great Things About Moving In With Your SO

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving in with your Significant Other (SO) is a big decision that should not be made lightly. Both members of the relationship should talk through the pro’s and con’s and be sure to set out boundaries and expectations before signing a lease. However, once the decision is made and the ink is dry, here are…
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 some great advice on how to make it through the process of choosing a great roommate. 1. Know Thyself Chances are, you will have a…
Learning to Live with Three Roommates
Learning to Live with Three Roommates

Learning to Live with Three Roommates

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When I was younger, I was never allowed to have play dates with three girls, which my mom believed to be the toughest number.  Two would always gang up against one, and someone would feel left out. Luckily, my best friends were twins, so I learned how to deal with this apparently awful number. In…
Goodbye, Roommate! How to Know You Are Ready to Get Your Own Place
Goodbye, Roommate! How to Know You Are Ready to Get Your Own Place

Goodbye, Roommate! How to Know You Are Ready to Get Your Own Place

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
In the past few weeks, we’ve spent a lot of time talking about selecting roommates. So now let’s shift to another scenario: you’ve had a roommate for a while, and now you’re ready to live on your own. How do you know if you’re ready to take this particular plunge? There are three areas you…