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

13 Best Restaurants in Philadelphia

There’s more to this city than just cheesesteaks.

Local Highlights

5 Best Parks in Philadelphia

Unwind and enjoy greenspace cross the city.

Local Highlights

10 Fun Facts About Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a place rich in history and culture. Keep on reading to learn 10 facts about Philadelphia you might not know!

Local Highlights

How to spend the day on any budget in Chicago’s Downtown Loop

From the breathtaking architecture, to the near endless supply of great restaurants, there’s something in the Loop for just about anyone. Keep reading to learn more!

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Take an inside look at LINEA by Common in Downtown Loop, Chicago

Beautiful apartments and comfortable amenities in the heart of Chicago — find your home at LINEA by Common.

Local Highlights

Welcome to Common Cypress

Walk through one of our most beautiful homes in Ridgewood, Queens. This tour of Common Cypress will make your jaw drop.