5 Easy Ways to Go Solar in Your Rental

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August 11, 2014   |   Posted in   by  

Apartment living may not seem like the best option for an eco-enthusiast. After all, you can't often make changes to a multi-unit home. Despite these limitations, there are plenty of things you can do around your rental to make it more green. Check out these five easy ways to add solar energy to your renter lifestyle: 1. Use outdoor lighting. Regardless of whether you have a yard or just a small balcony, you can use solar lights outside. There are tons ...

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Social Media Guide for Property Managers

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August 01, 2014   |   Posted in   by  

Remember that Twitter account you made for your business way back in 2012? In case you're one of the thousands of people who hasn't touched your social media profiles in months — or years — the 'ole profile is begging to be dusted off and shown a little TLC. The time is ripe for property managers to take charge of their social media destinies! 5 reasons you need social media for your business... 1. Community: Social media is it's own large ...

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The Apartment Tour Guide

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July 23, 2014   |   Posted in   by  

The Tour - AKA, inspection time! After booking your tour through our website or app, it's time to check out your potential future apartment. Don't waste your time! Here are some tips to tour like a pro: Personalized Checklist Create your own ahead of time and bring it to each tour you attend. The more tours you go on, the better of an idea you will have for your future dream apartment. Check cabinets and closets Traces of mold and rodents are often ...

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Meet Andy from Apartment List

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July 21, 2014   |   Posted in   by  

ANDY BUBBLEGUM Title: iOS Developer Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA What would you say you do here? I work on the Apartment List iPhone app! What's the best feature in your current apartment? I just moved, and my new place has a gas stove. It's been 5 years since I've had one, and I'm really happy. What's a must-have in your dream home? Lots of natural lighting. What's your biggest roommate pet peeve? Not changing the toilet paper. Who's your ...

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Posh Pads for Rent in Chicago

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July 18, 2014   |   Posted in   by  

Hey, ChiTown! We found the most luxurious apartments in the Windy City. And guess what? They're all for rent right now on Apartment List. Do you dream of having a sauna, yoga studio, rooftop lounge, or SkyPark in your apartment building? Well, step inside Chicago's most posh pads... K2 Apartments We can't get over the luxury items at K2 apartments: a basketball court, yoga studio, outdoor entertaining center, and pool-side cabanas equipped with ...

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