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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Why Common Cassell is not just your average rental

Discover our latest building in Shaw, Washington D.C.

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5 reasons Millennials are moving to Philadelphia

Want to know what the big deal about Philly is? Here’s where to start.

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The hottest cities for Millennial renters in 2020

We’ve taken a look at the most popular lists of cities for Millennials and whittled them down into a comprehensive look at the best seven.

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Biggest mistakes people make when moving to a big city

No matter the reason for the relocation, whether it’s a job or a relationship, avoid these small mistakes that most people get wrong.

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What are some basic leasing laws I should know about?

As a renter, it’s important to know your rights and some basic leasing laws, especially during the process of apartment hunting.

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Lifehacks: Moving to a city in the summer

Moving in the summer can be a nightmare, with high broker fees and even higher temperatures. Consider these summer moving tips.