Kitchen Decor Trends of 2019

The kitchen is the most frequented room in any home, center for great conversations over coffee and large family dinners. It is also probably the last room thought of when considering décor. This year introduced some modern takes on classic looks and added some bold trends of its own. Carraway Village, a luxury apartment community…

Top 5 Time Management Tips for Apartment Living

Time management goals are different for everyone. One person might strive to get tasks done quicker and more efficiently. To another person, time management might mean planning out a day, week, or month down to the hour. To another still, time management might be separating work hours from family time. Whatever your goals are, the…

Making the Most of a Brilliant Apartment View

Many urban apartments have delicious views of downtown scenery, like you will find at Trinity Commons. If you are moving into an apartment with a stunning view and the floor-to-ceiling windows to highlight it, you need to find a way to make the most out of that view. As you consider how to arrange your…

How to Host a Summer Cookout (Yes Even in an Apartment)

If the thought of backyard barbecues and cookouts makes you picture a single-family home with a white picket fence, then it’s time to re-think your ideas. While this can be the ideal summertime get-together, you can host a cookout in your apartment as well. Many apartments, like Varela Westshore, offer outdoor meeting spaces that provide…

Pool Workouts to Try This Summer

One of the benefits of living in an apartment community is the many amenities you have available to you, and the community pool is often one of those. If you are a resident of Uptown 550, you have an outdoor saltwater pool to enjoy, but that pool is for more than just relaxation. If you…

Gym Etiquette Tips

When you move into The Village at Commonwealth, you can ditch your gym membership. The on-site fitness facilities give you ample space to stay in shape. Yet, even though these facilities are one of the perks of living in the community, enjoying them does not mean you can give up your gym etiquette. Here are…

What to Do When You and Your Roommate Don’t Agree on Design

If you were asked to list all the reasons why your roommate is the ideal roommate for you, the result would probably be as long as a CVS receipt. However, those similarities may not be exact when it comes to design. Even your ideal roomie might not have the same ideal living situation as you….

How To Use Bold Colors To Make A Statement

Whether you’ve already moved in or will be soon, one of the first things you’ll want to do is personalize your new apartment. Luckily, one of the easiest ways to incorporate your style and leave your mark on your new place quite like bold colors. Whether you want to use decor to splash bold colors…

Best Amenities for a New Apartment

Now more than ever, people are choosing to rent a luxury apartment home over buying their own home, and for good reason. Apartment amenities can provide benefits that owning a home can never match, such as 24/7 access to a zero-entry saltwater pool or a comprehensive fitness center. So which of these convenient, luxurious, time-saving…

Best Space Saving Tips for Apartments

Whether you live in a spacious single apartment or a 3-bedroom townhome (both of which you can find at Pinehurst on Providence), your apartment can always benefit from a few space-saving techniques and tips. This article will help you consolidate space, get rid of clutter, and create the suave, stylish, spacious apartment you’ve always dreamed…

How to Have a Dog in a High-Rise Apartment

Having a pet requires a lot of work. There is research involved in choosing the right food. You have to take your pet for daily walks, especially if your dog is a breed that has a lot of energy. There is a great amount of time (and sometimes money) involved in training a dog to…

Spa & Steam Room Etiquette Tips for Apartment Communities

Did you know that The VUE recently opened a new spa for community residents to enjoy? Not only can you live in a beautiful apartment space, but you now also have the luxury of having a spa right there! But before you take advantage of this fabulous amenity, it is important to brush up on…