The Community Scoop

With over 50 years in the industry, we have lots of insight and experience in apartment living and hospitality in the communities and guests we serve. Find behind the scenes insight, rental property best practices, and apartment life inspiration here.
  • Understanding Apartment Pet Policies

    For pet owners, apartment hunting comes with some unique considerations. You’ll need to make sure that your new space works for both you and your furry friend.   In this article, we’ll dive into the most common concepts addressed in a pet policy for apartments and what to keep in mind when looking for your next […]

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  • What Are Apartment Quiet Hours?

    Apartment communities often put rules and guidelines in place to help make communal living pleasant and enjoyable for everyone. One of the most common guidelines to watch for is apartment quiet hours.  Quiet hours ensure all residents can enjoy quiet and peaceful evenings and early mornings. So what time is quiet hours in apartments and […]

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  • How to Furnish an Apartment on a Budget

    Moving into a new apartment is an exciting step forward and a great opportunity for a decor refresh. However, figuring out how to furnish an apartment on a budget can be challenging, especially for young adults moving out on their own for the first time.  Even if you don’t have much money to spend on […]

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    5 Common Roommate Issues & How to Solve Them

    There are lots of great things about having a roommate — a built-in Netflix buddy, someone to split household chores with and less spent on rent and utility bills. That’s probably why nearly 79 million U.S. adults are living with a roommate. Regardless of whether your roommate is your dearest friend or someone you met […]

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