The need to study versus the desire to party amongst loud neighbors is age-old battle of apartment living. A little noise is to be expected among those living away from home for the first time, but if your neighbors are
Dealing with terrible neighbors is a common occurrence that will get easier by following basic guidelines. Good apartment living advice is hard to come by since no two living situations are identical, and what works for one person may not necessarily be what
One of the beauties of college apartment living is the built-in community. Even in today’s social-media-consumed culture, meeting new people (in person) is fun and important for enabling your personal growth as an independent individual. Plus, the college experience wouldn’t
Most apartment complexes do not allow personal grills on balconies due to fire regulations, which makes communal grilling safer and even more appealing. Communal spaces make apartment living more fun and interesting, because they provide you with the opportunity to get
Being a good neighbor is essential to enjoying your off-campus apartment experience. If you treat your neighbors with respect, then they will usually return that courtesy to you and who knows you may even develop some friendships in the process.
Meeting your neighbors is part of the fun of apartment life, especially when you live in an off-campus apartment. On move-in day, chances are you’re going to meet some of your neighbors, simply because you’re moving in and everyone else
Apartment living means living in close proximity to a lot of people. Even in a small complex, you will have neighbors. Your experience in your apartment will depend in large part on how you interact (or don’t) with your neighbors.