What do you do when your landlord decides to increase the rent amount? Do you try to negotiate or do you just let it go? Rent negotiation might be scary concept, but it can save you stress (and money) in the long run. In this guide, we’ve set out 8 handy tips for how to…… Continue reading 8 Tips on How to Negotiate Rent
So, you’re planning on moving from a house to an apartment. Now suddenly, you feel like you’re in the middle of a tsunami of checklists and you don’t know where to start. Plus, there’s even more to consider if you’re planning on getting rid of stuff. Granted, throwing things out is painful, but if you’re…… Continue reading Chapter One in Adulting – Downsizing to an Apartment
Think you’ve found the right apartment? Congratulations! We know the hunt can be tough, and we bet you’re ready to settle into your new place now. At this point, you’ll need to sign a lease agreement with the property manager or landlord. Among other things, this should cover your rent payment plan. While you might…… Continue reading A Complete Guide to Rent Payment Plans
We’re all scared of something. For some of us, it’s the dark; for others, it’s a surprise apartment inspection. A lot can go wrong if a rental inspection by the landlord doesn’t go well. That being said, this guide will cover what an apartment inspection is, and provide you with an extensive apartment inspection checklist.…… Continue reading A Guide for Apartment Inspections
Ride-sharing apps have become popular around the world. And if you’re living in LA, you’re most likely familiar with Uber or Lyft. This is because roads can get very crowded and busy in Los Angeles, and most people don’t like the stress of driving. If you’re one of those people, then you want to know…… Continue reading Uber vs Lyft: Which Is Better in Los Angeles?
As it is, spare rooms are frequently left unused, or they become a dumping ground for stuff that has no other place to go. They are usually the smallest room in the house, so it’s a challenge to find its purpose. However, with a little planning and intelligent placing, you can create a home to be…… Continue reading 8 Unique Spare Room Ideas To Make The Most Out Of Your Space
Don’t you just love beaches? The water, the smooth sand, the great food. There’s nothing quite like the beach – whether you’re there to get active or chill out. There are a lot of things to do in LA, and if you’re a fan of beaches, you’ll certainly have a blast in this city. So,…… Continue reading 8 Best Beaches in Los Angeles
Traveling is a fun, exciting experience, whether you’re going solo or with a group. If you’re exploring new cities and countries, it’s even more so! Imagine this scenario: your trip has been planned for only a few days, but you reach your destination and fall in love. Now, you find yourself planning to move there.…… Continue reading Should You Choose Living In A Hotel Over Renting?
When living in LA, walking is without a doubt the best way to get around the city. Aside from the fact that walking is free, it’s also highly convenient, with numerous shops, restaurants, bars, and activities scattered throughout LA. If you’re a college student or a young professional trying to save money, moving to a…… Continue reading 10 Most Walkable Neighborhoods in Los Angeles
The coldest months of the year are approaching and Christmas is just around the corner! With fall ending and everyone around you bundling up in layers, you’ve probably got your own winter preparations in mind. However, if you’re moving to LA this winter, your preparation will be a little different from others in the country.…… Continue reading 7 Things to Know About Winter In Los Angeles