Some people are so excited to move someplace new that they forget to ask the important questions during their tour. But knowing how to tour an apartment - including what to look for and what to ask - can be the difference between a great rental experience or suffering through it.
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Being forced to downsize from a house to an apartment can create a lot of uncertainties. Will you find an affordable place that fits your lifestyle? If you have a family, what’s the best arrangement to suit their needs? They’re big questions to answer, and here are some tips to guide you.
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In the midst of a divorce or separation, adjusting to new housing is the last thing you want to deal with. If you’re forced to relocate, however, four considerations can at least help make finding an apartment after divorce as seamless as possible.
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Summer’s almost here, and if you’re like most people, hitting the beach or pool is on your to-do list. To help you find the best places to swim near Madison, we asked our staff at Steve Brown Apartments to tell us some of their favorites.
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Losing sleep because of a noisy neighbor can be enough to make you want to strangle them. For obvious reasons, we can’t condone violence. But we can suggest five other more reasonable (and legal) steps for dealing with a noisy neighbor.
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All aboard! With summer right around the corner, we want to give you the chance to celebrate in a big way on the open water. Enter our #SBASummerNights Facebook contest, and you could win a free Betty Lou Cruise for you and 19 friends!
Convenient as subletting your apartment may be, you can’t take it lightly. Turn your keys over to a reckless subletter, and your security deposit could be in jeopardy. Here are eight ways to protect yourself and your money when subletting your apartment.
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It’s a nightmare situation: You spend weeks packing and planning, and then when move in day finally arrives, you open the door to an apartment that’s far from perfect. We understand how frustrating this situation is. If it happens to you, here’s what you need to know.
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We hope you never seen a tornado outside your apartment window. But if you did, would you know what to do? Here’s how apartment dwellers should prepare for a tornado, and what to do if a twister strikes nearby.
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