Local Highlights

Discovering hidden gems is one of the best parts of moving to a new place. That’s why we regularly feature the best local highlights for our members here on the Common blog.

Searching for a new eatery or laptop-friendly cafe? Want to learn about talented new artists in the local scene? Out to explore the greatest vintage shops, public parks, and music venues your city has to offer? We’ve got you covered. Common coliving homes are placed in the country’s most vibrant and exciting neighborhoods, so there’s never a shortage of things to do. It’s just about finding them - and that’s what we’re here for! Check back often for the latest tips on things to do in your neighborhood.

Local Highlights

Five things to do in Hollywood, California

If you’re new to Los Angeles, we’ve got you covered! Keep reading for the best things to do in Hollywood, California.

Local Highlights

What are the best restaurants in Hollywood?

With so many places to eat in LA, it can be hard to choose. Keep reading for our guide on the best restaurants in Hollywood!


How to live like an A-lister in Hollywood on an assistant’s budget

Living in the Home of the Stars doesn’t mean you have to drain your savings account. Keep reading to see how you can live like a celebrity in Hollywood on a budget!

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A brief beginner’s guide to Berkeley, CA

Though the city can be hard to fully nail down, we’ve put together a brief beginner’s guide to Berkeley, CA.  

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Choosing the right crystals for your apartment with The Lotus Den

You just moved into your new apartment, you’re new to a city, and you have a roommate that you barely know — is there a crystal for that?

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Our favorite places in Harlem for remote work

With its dense population of students, the Harlem neighborhood is especially perfect for remote work — you just have to know where to go.