Looking for the latest news on coliving and apartment-hunting? As the largest coliving startup in the country, it’s something Common knows a little about - and yes, we’re happy to share!

Here on the Common blog, you’ll find must-read stories about the ever-changing world of modern renting. That means new trends in real estate, important changes to the rental economy, the development of affordable housing, and the evolution of coliving. Apartment life is a big part of everyone’s world - it’s only natural that we want to help you stay informed about it. And hey, you might even see a tidbit or two about Common here.


We talked to the experts at Talkspace about how to adjust when moving to a new city. Here’s what we found out

The #1 online mental health platform shares their expert tips on everything from making friends, adapting to new cultures, and dealing with the unknown.

Apartment Searching

What is coliving?

Welcome to the one-stop hub for coliving. Find everything you need to know about coliving, moving, leasing, roommates, and design right here.

Local Highlights

Why you should be excited about Common Melrose

We opened our very first home in Los Angeles, California, and it’s more than just beautiful. It’s versatile, environmentally conscious, and affordable.


What to expect from Common Cypress

Our newest home in Ridgewood is now open. Check out Common Cypress and the neighborhood’s eclectic and chic destinations.

Interior Design

Spring cleaning: decluttering your space

Spring is officially here, which means you should start dusting, getting rid of junk, and spring cleaning your entire home. Here’s how.


Common joins National Landing Community, Selected to Manage the Coliving Apartments at 2221 S. Clark St.

Chosen for its uniquely tech forward brand of coliving property management, Common brings its offering to the flagship 216-unit coliving component of the building