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June 22nd, 2012

10 Things to Include in a Renter’s Care Package

Your child is renting his or her first apartment.  This is both a proud moment, and a somewhat scary-one for parents. It’s a tough time to think pragmatically, but that’s just what your child needs.  They’re so excited about renting,…

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Why Finding an Apartment is a Challenge for Chinese Students in the US

June 20th, 2012

5 Big Questions Parents Ask About First Apartments

A common trend among UW-Madison students is to live in student housing for the first one to two years of school, and then seek out a Madison apartment.  For parents, having their children move on to an apartment can be…

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June 11th, 2012

5 Ways to Improve Balcony Space on Your Madison Apartment

If you’ve picked out an apartment with some balcony space, you’re lucky.  It’s nice during the summertime in Madison to sit outside, providing the mosquitoes are away and the humidity is manageable.  We’ve put together 5 tips to enhance the…

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June 6th, 2012

7 Ways to Sleep Cool in a Hot Madison Apartment

The curse of Wisconsin is that our hot, humid summers can be just as unbearable as our frigid Wisconsin winters.  If you want to save money on utility costs and not run your air conditioner 24×7 during this kind of…

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May 9th, 2012

Moving Out Cleaning: What to Do With Your Stuff

When move-out time rolls around, some of you may be heading away for the summer.  You also may be leaving behind a cherished living room couch that you planned to move to your new apartment next fall.  What do you…

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May 4th, 2012

What To Do When Moving Out of Your Madison Apartment

School’s done.  Finals are finished.  It’s almost time to move out of your apartment and either back home, overseas, to a summer sublet – wherever life’s adventures lead you next.  But wait:  Before you move out of your Madison Apartment,…

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Madison Wisconsin Jordon Richmond Flickr

April 27th, 2012

Madison Apartments – First Settlement Neighborhood

As part of the Capitol Neighborhood, the First Settlement Neighborhood includes the area on the South Side of the Capitol Square.  From a thriving night-life scene to the obvious draw of the State Capitol and all the events that surround…

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Best Houseplants for Apartments

April 23rd, 2012

Eight Ideal Houseplants for Apartments in Madison, WI

You’re moved into your apartment, and you’ve got pictures on the wall.  The bathroom is set, the sheets are on the bed, but there’s something somehow missing from your pad.  You’re missing a green element common in some of the…

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®Richard Hurd

April 20th, 2012

Madison Apartments Profile: The Marquette Neighborhood

Photo Credit: Richard Hurd, Flickr The Marquette Neighborhood is an iconic part of Madison.  Best known for its free-spirited, liberal/activist roots, this area is home to great summer festivals, unique businesses and a burgeoning night-life. Like the Tenney-Lapham neighborhood to…

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March 15th, 2012

More Q&A About Renewing Your Lease in Madison

We’re trying to publish as much information as we can about renewing your lease in Madison.  This can lead to some pretty confusing questions, especially for people renting for the first time.  Here are some common questions we get: Q: …

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Regent Neighborhood

March 14th, 2012

Madison Apartments Profile: The Regent Neighborhood

The Regent Neighborhood provides a unique mix of demographics: student renters and Madison homeowners, including many faculty members, choose this unique area.  It’s a great spot to consider when you’re searching for Madison apartments. Description: If you’re a fan of…

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State Street Madison, WI

March 8th, 2012

Madison Apartments Profile: The State-Langdon Neighborhood

If you’re looking for Madison Apartments in the middle of it all, you’ll be hard-pressed to find anything more hip and happening than the State-Langdon Neighborhood. Description: According to its description on the City of Madison neighborhood profile:  “Langdon Street…

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