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

Get to know Local Artist in Action: Bijou Karman

Hear from our latest featured artist about her work, drawing inspiration from the L.A. community, and her favorite local spots.

Local Highlights

Ask an expert: at-home fitness tips with Corinne Wainer

From creating new habits to working out in a tiny apartment.

Local Highlights

How to spend a day in Hancock Park

From an 8 am coffee to a 5 pm beer, we’ve created a list of the best spots in the area.

Local Highlights

Tourist trap vs. the real deal: Chicago edition

Whether you’re checking out local art or grabbing a slice of pizza, we got you covered on the real deals in Chicago. Keep reading to learn more!

Local Highlights

How Vale Food Co is making healthy food more accessible in Fort Lauderdale and beyond

Nutritious and delicious, Vale Food Co is on a mission to never let your wallet decide the fate of your health again. Learn about how they got started!

Local Highlights

The easiest ways to find community in San Francisco

From apps, to classes, and everything in between: here are the easiest ways to find community in San Francisco. Keep reading to learn more!