Posts Tagged: summer

Five Hottest Cities to Rent in Right Now
Five Hottest Cities to Rent in Right Now

Five Hottest Cities to Rent in Right Now

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Some of the United States’ most highly populated cities are among its hottest places to live and rent an apartment. Some of these cities regularly reach extremes of above 100 degrees Fahrenheit during the summer.  These high temperatures are in part because, when natural landscapes are replaced by buildings, roads, and other infrastructure, temperatures often…
Summer Heat Continues: More Ways to Stay Cool.
Summer Heat Continues: More Ways to Stay Cool.

Summer Heat Continues: More Ways to Stay Cool.

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
The dog days of August are here! It may be the tail end of the summer but that doesn’t mean the heat streak is over. Sometimes the summer heat can trail on well into September and beyond, and I’m here with some more tips to keep you at your coolest. Get out of your apartment…
5 Ways To Keep Your Apartment Bug-Free This Summer
5 Ways To Keep Your Apartment Bug-Free This Summer

5 Ways To Keep Your Apartment Bug-Free This Summer

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Summer is finally here! We can open our windows, enjoy the breeze, catch some sun, and desperately try to relax before it’s all over. It’s a welcome relief, but it’s not all good news. Warm weather also means more insects. We’ve compiled a list of 5 ways to keep your apartment bug free this summer,…
When Is The Best Time For Apartment Hunting?
When Is The Best Time For Apartment Hunting?

When Is The Best Time For Apartment Hunting?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
The accepted wisdom is that the summer is the best time for apartment hunting, but each season, time of month and even time of day have their plusses and minuses. With many college graduates decamping for new adventures, May through September months have the most vacancies, but also the most competition. Meanwhile, winter has fewer…
How to Keep Your Apartment Cool!
How to Keep Your Apartment Cool!

How to Keep Your Apartment Cool!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Oh my goodness – the heat! It’s true that we’re in the midst of a 3-post series about how to furnish your apartment based on various budgets. BUT – we thought it necessarily to take a break this week to discuss some important apartment cooling info. Check back shortly for our final installment on how to…
Save Money during Summer Heatwaves!
Save Money during Summer Heatwaves!

Save Money during Summer Heatwaves!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
This is My First Apartment‘s 200th post! Hurray! Yep, it’s August and while summer has played (somewhat) nice so far, it is not sparing us from feeling like we’re cavorting in a sauna the size of NYC this week. Well, today IS a bit better, but there’s not telling when we’ll be back to 90+…
Is your apartment ready for summer? Get on it before it’s too hot to move!
Is your apartment ready for summer? Get on it before it’s too hot to move!

Is your apartment ready for summer? Get on it before it’s too hot to move!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
With the passing of Memorial Day, no matter what the solar calendar says – summer is here. Hello, half-day Fridays, white shoes, and HEAT. GLORIOUS HEAT! Well, at least if you’re ready for it. How to summer-fy your apartment/life? First, think about your air conditioner situation. Do you have one? Does it work? Is it…