Apartment Searching

Finding a new apartment can feel like a full-time job. But with the right tips and tricks up your sleeve, you can find a place you love in no time. Here on the Common blog, we feature the best new stories about apartment hunting - from dealing with brokers and sizing up new living spaces to understanding your lease, finding housemates you love, and avoiding potential apartment pitfalls. We’ll even show you what reasonably-priced real apartments look like in the country’s most exciting neighborhoods.

Of course, scouring cities for the perfect living space isn’t for everyone. If you’re tired of the search, come see what Common has to offer. We’ve already created beautiful shared homes in cities like New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Seattle.

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5 Rental Trends To Expect in 2023

Trends that every renter should know.

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3 reasons to consider Dupont Circle on your apartment hunt

And how to live there on a budget.

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3 reasons to check out the Granary District on your apartment hunt

Great food, a lively cultural scene, and easy access to the best of Salt Lake City — you’ll find all that and more in The Granary District.

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Take a sneak peek at the coolest amenities in Downtown Birmingham

Everything you need and want in a home.

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What is coliving?

Welcome to the one-stop hub for coliving. Find everything you need to know about coliving, moving, leasing, roommates, and design right here.

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How to Rent an Apartment for the First Time