(November 08, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Thanks to factors such as the post-housing crash fallout, student loan debt and population mobility, more Americans are renting homes than at any time since 1965. The choice of house or apartment depends on your lifestyle as well as some major fundamental differences.
Here's a side-by-side comparison of renting a house vs. apartment. Which features resonate most with you?
(November 01, 2018) / by Misty Juan
Are you looking for a new roommate to share your Springs luxury apartment home? If you're like most people, you immediately start sifting through your contacts list, but the truth is that friendship doesn't always equal compatibility.
Members of our onsite management team share their expert tips on what to look for in a roommate search.
(October 17, 2018) / by Misty Juan
When fall arrives and temperatures start dropping, wardrobes transition from shorts and tank tops to jeans and sweaters. It signifies that it’s time for summer clothes to go into storage at your Springs luxury apartment home to make room for cold-weather attire.
Before you just shut everything away in a closet or dresser drawers, read these helpful storage tips to keep those fun summer clothes looking good for next year.
(October 05, 2018) / by Heather Riggs
In our mobile society, many people live in a different city or even a different state from family and friends. It's always a pleasure to have them come and visit, but at some point it can become a sticky question: when does "visitor" cross the line to "roommate?"
We want residents of our Springs luxury apartment communities to enjoy the company of their loved ones without fear of breaking any rules. Here's a look at the policies regarding overnight visitors.
(October 03, 2018) / by Jenny Armer
So you've found the perfect apartment and you head over to the lease signing, cash in hand. Surely that's all you need, right?
Leasing an apartment is a major financial commitment in which both sides have responsibilities. Be prepared to demonstrate your value as a resident by bringing these items to your Springs luxury apartment home lease signing.
(September 04, 2018) / by Sherry Cameron
Sharing is caring, but it might not feel that way when it comes time to divvying up the cleaning duties in your Springs luxury apartment home. Household chores may not be a popular topic, but it's a necessary discussion when you share living space with roommates.
Cleaning is less of a chore when it's shared by many hands and you're all on the same page. Avoid drama with these valuable tips for splitting household tasks.
(August 14, 2018) / by Megan Mares
Housecleaning doesn't seem like anything you have to "learn." The truth is that there are specific techniques that work best to keep your Springs luxury apartment home looking spotless.
Here's a handy guide to the best methods for some of the more common household chores. Which tips will help you the most?
(August 09, 2018) / by Whitney Bunchkowski
Our Springs luxury apartment homes include generous storage space, including walk-in closets, linen closets and large kitchen cabinets. But what about when it comes to securing jewelry, personal documents and other valuables?
While our Springs communities have a high degree of safety, when it comes to valuable possessions, it pays to be cautious. Here are some of our favorite ideas for places to hide those hard-to-replace items.
(July 24, 2018) / by Jenny Armer
Our Springs luxury apartment homes offer individual entries and no internal hallways, so you have more peace and privacy than in many other communities.
There are also common areas where residents can gather together for some good old-fashioned human interaction. Foster a true sense of community by avoiding these social faux pas and ensure you’ll be the neighbor everyone appreciates.
(June 26, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
You don't need an excuse for casual summer get-togethers, but the festive aura of the Fourth of July practically demands a celebration. Whether you're hosting a BBQ at one of ourSprings grilling stations or heading out to a friend's home, these recipes will create fireworks at any gathering.