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Should I Get a Bigger Apartment?

Should I Get a Bigger Apartment?

How do you know if you need a larger apartment? Let’s face it, we can almost always use more space! Go from a 1 bedroom to a 2 bedroom? Sure, why not? But the reality is that costs are almost always a factor. In this guide, we'll look at exactly how you can identify...

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Is a Studio Apartment Cheaper Than A One Bedroom?

Is a Studio Apartment Cheaper Than A One Bedroom?

Is a studio apartment cheaper than a one bedroom? Yes, with one caveat...a studio apartment is almost always cheaper than a one-bedroom apartment in terms of a total dollar amount per month, but usually more expensive on a dollar-per-square-foot basis.  Quick Summary...

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Is a One-Bedroom Apartment Right for a Couple?

Is a One-Bedroom Apartment Right for a Couple?

Deciding to rent an apartment with your partner? What are your lifestyle expectations? Forgetting to consider these factors from the start could be a recipe for madness, which is why you need to think about what works for you two. If you're wondering ‘whether a...

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How Much Space Do I Need For My Apartment?

How Much Space Do I Need For My Apartment?

Are you trying to figure out how much apartment space is going to be enough? Well, generally speaking...If you are planning to rent a one-bedroom, you will probably want an apartment with at least 550 square feet. If you want a 2-bedroom, aim for a minimum of 750...

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What Size is Considered a Big 2-Bedroom Apartment?

What Size is Considered a Big 2-Bedroom Apartment?

So you decided on a 2-bedroom apartment and are trying to figure out if the floor plan you picked out is large enough. Just what is considered a large 2-bedroom apartment? A 2-bedroom apartment generally averages around 800 square feet. A 2-bedroom is generally...

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What Size is Considered a Large 1 Bedroom Apartment

What Size is Considered a Large 1 Bedroom Apartment

Are you trying to figure out how big a one-bedroom apartment you need? Generally speaking, a 1-bedroom apartment should be at least 450 square feet. Anything less than that is usually considered a studio apartment. By way of example, a 2 car garage in a house is about...

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How To Choose The Best Apartment Floor Plan For You

How To Choose The Best Apartment Floor Plan For You

When you're looking to rent an apartment, there are so many decisions to make. Where do you live? Who do you live with? How far away from work should you be? How much rent can you afford to pay? And so much more! When trying to decide on the right floor plan, check...

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4 Easy Ways To Minimize Downsizing Stress

4 Easy Ways To Minimize Downsizing Stress

Planning to move from a house to an apartment? Planning to downsize to a smaller space? As an empty nester, your family home may seem too large and difficult to maintain. The idea of less housework is certainly appealing, but where do you start? Downsizing to an...

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How Large an Apartment Do You Need?

How Large an Apartment Do You Need?

How big is 500 sq. feet? 700 sq. feet? 800 sq. feet? If you’re asking these questions, you’re not alone. Here are several tips to help you figure out how large of an apartment you need: 1) Figure out the number of bedrooms and bathrooms you need This may seem obvious,...

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