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

How Veritas Wine Experience allows everyone to learn about wine

Lisa Davis, the owner of Veritas Wine Experience in New York City, offers city dwellers a wine experience like no other.

Local Highlights

Get to know Local Artist in Action: Laura Austin

Laura Austin is a Los Angeles based photographer whose work is featured at Common Elmwood.

Local Highlights

Purslane’s expert advice on cooking conscious meals at home

NYC based catering company, Purslane gives expert advice on how to shop and cook for zero-waste, conscious meals at home.

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How to practice self-care while in quarantine with The Wellness Refinery

Are you in a quarantine rut? Read some tips from The Wellness Refinery in Philadelphia on how to prioritize self-care at home.

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Indulge in classic New York fare at Emily in Clinton Hill

Emily’s thin crust pies are absolutely mind-blowing. Co-founder Emily Hyland talks about being a business owner in Clinton Hill.

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The best books for new New Yorkers, with Greenlight Books

We spoke to the co-founder of one of NYC’s coolest independent bookstores, Greenlight Bookstore, about her recommendations for books for new New Yorkers.