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30 Things to do in Madison WI in Winter

December 12th, 2017

30 Things to Do in Madison, WI in the Winter

It’s time for our annual updated list of things to do in Madison, WI in the winter. Madison clears out quite a bit during winter break, leaving apartment renters (especially students), wondering what to do in Madison. Every year, we…

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Apartment Vacancy Rate: Madison Reaches 5.73% in 2017

November 15th, 2017

Apartment Vacancy Rate: Madison Reaches 5.73% in 2017

As new apartment buildings continue to spring up in downtown Madison, the apartment vacancy rate has reached 5.73% for the 53703 zip code. It’s a level not seen in over 14 years. Check out these and other statistics that reflect…

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26 Instagram Accounts to Follow in Madison, WI

August 16th, 2017

26 Instagram Accounts to Follow in Madison, WI

Who do you need to follow in Madison on Instagram? Here are a few Mad-town accounts that may be flying under your radar. Check ‘em out! 1. @EpicureanChronciles As they state on their blog, “We eat the food, cook the food,…

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Why does rent go up

March 22nd, 2017

Why Does Rent Go Up? (Infographic)

Why does rent go up, but your apartment stays the same? Same bathroom, same utilities to pay, same everything? This infographic breaks down what your rent actually pays for, so you can see all the variables that can trigger an…

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Downtown Madison Apartment Vacancy Rate Reaches 4.22%

November 23rd, 2016

Downtown Madison Apartment Vacancy Rate Reaches 4.22%

In the third quarter of 2016, downtown Madison’s apartment vacancy rate has reached 4.22%. New apartment construction has led to the increase, resulting in a flood of new benefits to the downtown — and challenges. One glance at Madison’s skyline…

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common houseplants

September 7th, 2016

Common Houseplants for Renters: A Pinterest Roundup

A few well placed, healthy plants can make an apartment feel like a home. Depending on your apartment you may have different needs, but there’s a common houseplant variety for every situation, including low-maintenance plants for those of you with…

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Cut the Cord: 7 Alternatives to Cable and Satellite TV

August 24th, 2016

Cut the Cord: 7 Alternatives to Cable and Satellite TV

TV isn’t going away. People are watching plenty of it, it’s just that they’re just choosing alternatives to cable and satellite TV. With the landscape changing so quickly, we’ve compiled a list of viewing options and how to watch them.…

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