Posts Tagged: moving from dorm to apartment

Dorm vs. Apartment: Which Should You Choose?
Dorm vs. Apartment: Which Should You Choose?

Dorm vs. Apartment: Which Should You Choose?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Making the decision whether to live on campus or to finally get your first apartment, is a tough one! I battled with my dorm vs. apartment decision for months. But eventually, it was really clear to me that I needed to get my own place. People like to tell me I’m 20 going on 35, so…
Dorm Life Vs. Apartment Life
Dorm Life Vs. Apartment Life

Dorm Life Vs. Apartment Life

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Transitioning from a college dorm to an apartment may seem easy, especially if you’ve been lucky enough to enjoy suite-style living, but there are plenty of  hurdles (and costs!) along the way. First, and most importantly, you need learn to budget for the rent money.  Dorms typically charge by the semester, so you’re pre-paid for…
Graduation Move-Out: From Dorm to First Apartment
Graduation Move-Out: From Dorm to First Apartment

Graduation Move-Out: From Dorm to First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
School’s out for summer! Well, forever, actually. Once your dorm collects your keys and inspects the furniture for permanent damage, you’re out in the world!  It’s scary, exciting, and shocking, even if you’ve been preparing for months. If you’ve decided not to move back home, chances are you’ve found your own apartment, perhaps with college…
14 Point Moving Checklist
14 Point Moving Checklist

14 Point Moving Checklist

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving day can be stressful and unpredictable! You’re uprooting your life and settling down in a new place. Even if you’re only moving into an apartment a few blocks away, make sure you have everything lined up so your move can be as easy as possible. Here are some questions to ask yourself to make…