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

The Best Places to Grab a Drink in Midtown, According to Common Employees

Whether you work in the area, or just want to grab a drink before hopping on the MetroNorth, bookmark this list and keep it on hand for the next time you’re between 31st and 59th street.

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How to move to New York

We know that moving to a new city can be overwhelming, especially a city as large and complex as New York.

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Color Factory comes to New York

After its success in San Francisco, Color Factory opened in New York on August 20 to bring a 20,000 square feet interactive exhibit of 16 installation rooms.

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Bored with gyms? Here are our top 10 fun outdoor workouts in LA

With LA’s beautiful year round weather, do you really want to be couped up in a gym? If not, here are 10 great spots for an outdoor workout.

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What to expect from Common Racine

Our third coliving home in Chicago is opening this month, and you’re going to love it.

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Meet a Member: John in Washington, D.C.

We sat down with John to chat about what his favorite parts of DC are, what he does to unwind, and how coliving and being a member at Common fit perfectly into his life.