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

We’ve been in Downtown St. Petersburg for a month, here’s what we’ve learned!

We spoke with our Leasing Specialists in Downtown St. Petersburg to get an inside look at the best local spots.

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How to make the most of Florida fall in Fort Lauderdale

Although fall in Florida may not resemble the change of season most people are familiar with, a Sunshine State fall can still be cozy.

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The best places to discover local art in Philadelphia

Art is all around you in Philadelphia, whether airbrushed on brick walls or on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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Common’s Guide to Los Angeles

From the best neighborhoods to the city’s hidden gems, our guide has everything you need to know about Los Angeles.

Local Highlights

The best fall day trips to take with roommates in New York City

Although the Big Apple might have it all, one hidden perk of living in New York City is the world of northeastern beauty that surrounds you.

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Best Coffee Shops in Fort Lauderdale

From authentic Cuban espresso to high-tech nitro cold brew, cafes in Fort Lauderdale serve delicious and distinct roasts that bring the community together.