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.

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Free events to add to your calendar this summer in National Landing

Enjoy summer to its fullest without spending a dime.

Local Highlights

Washington DC City Guide for 2022

Our DC city guide is your home base for everything you need to know about moving to, living in, and making the most out of the District. Keep reading to learn more!

Apartment Searching

5 questions to ask yourself before moving to L.A. 

Making the move to L.A? Ask yourself these questions first.

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5 reasons we’re excited about Birmingham, Alabama

Why we’re thrilled about our first home in the Magic City.

Local Highlights

The local low-down: cheeseboards, LIC gems, and expert recommendations from Murray’s Cheese Bar

We caught up with Clare and Brendan, Head Chef and Assistant Restaurant Manager at Murray’s Cheese Bar to get the low-down on their favorite menu items, what they love about the neighborhood, and of course: the ultimate cheese board. 

Local Highlights

Where to live in Los Angeles: A complete guide

If you’re looking to move to LA, make sure you know all the best neighborhoods. Read on for where to live in Los Angeles!