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Can Renters Put a Smart Lock on the Apartment Door?

Can Renters Put a Smart Lock on the Apartment Door?

If you're thinking of renting an apartment, there may be a few nuts and bolts to iron out before signing on the dotted line. One question you may have: can I put a smart lock on the apartment door.? This guide will delve deeper into answering this question. Who Can...

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10 Bakeries in Northeast Philadelphia

10 Bakeries in Northeast Philadelphia

We recently wrote a blog post on the top Northeast Philadelphia Restaurants, but sometimes you want a delicious freshly baked slice of bread or donut with your coffee in the morning. The good news is that if you live in Northeast Philadelphia, you have a myriad of...

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8 Best Furniture Stores in Northeast Philadelphia

8 Best Furniture Stores in Northeast Philadelphia

If you're renting or living in Northeast Philly and need to buy some furniture, the good news is there are plenty of great stores around you. In this list, we'll take a look at some fo the best furniture stores located in the northeast part of Philadelphia. Bobs...

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6 Most Common Reasons People Move Out of an Apartment

6 Most Common Reasons People Move Out of an Apartment

People may choose to move out of an apartment for a variety of reasons. Sometimes it is because of a personal or financial issue – new job, new house, life change, or change of income…which is out of everyone’s control. But sometimes... it is because of specific...

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Can I Stay in an Apartment Forever?

Can I Stay in an Apartment Forever?

If you found an apartment you love, you are probably wondering if you can stay in it forever. In theory, yes you can – as long as your lease continues to be renewed. If you want to stay in an apartment forever. You are not alone. According to National Freddie Mac’s...

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Can An Apartment Have Four Bedrooms?

Can An Apartment Have Four Bedrooms?

Virtually all apartments come in studio, one, two or three-bedroom configurations. It is rare to find a four-bedroom apartment in any market, and you are likely better off searching for a house or townhouse rental. Having said that, you may be able to find a...

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Top 5 Running Trails in Northeast Philadelphia

Top 5 Running Trails in Northeast Philadelphia

Pennypack Trail Pennypack Trail meanders along Pennypack Creek and is spread over 14 miles. It begins at State Road in Holmesburg. The mature trees along the trail provide a canopy that protects the runner during the summer heat, the trail is wide, and the scenery...

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Can I Put a Washer / Dryer in my Apartment?

Can I Put a Washer / Dryer in my Apartment?

Quick Summary Video (if you prefer)…and then keep reading…  If your apartment doesn't come with ‘washer / dryer connections’ and your lease doesn't have a clause that covers it, then most likely you will not be able to install a washer or dryer in your apartment....

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Where Should I Live to Commute to Philadelphia?

Where Should I Live to Commute to Philadelphia?

42% of Philadelphia jobs are located in Center City Philadelphia. Another 11% of Philadelphia jobs are located in University City. If you have a job in Center City, but are willing to commute for much more reasonable prices (129% cheaper than Center City prices), free...

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