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Alexandra Ciuntu

Alexandra is a creative writer and researcher for RentCafe. With a background in e-learning content writing and a passion for knowledge-sharing platforms, she's covered topics from prop-tech to renters insurance to interior design tips. Very familiar with the renter lifestyle herself, Alexandra enjoys researching and writing about renter demographic shifts and residential real estate market trends as much as she loves writing about how to get along with roommates. You can connect with Alexandra via email. Alexandra’s work includes collaborations with financial and business publications. Her articles have been featured in several national and international online publications, including the New York Times, Barrons, Inman, Forbes, Architectural Digest, Marketwatch, Bisnow, and Curbed. Her educational background includes a B.A. in Japanese and English and an M.A. in Journalism and Cultural Studies.

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Limited Space, Endless Potential: Studio Apartment Decorating Ideas

After weeks of browsing for the right one, you finally got the keys to your new studio apartment. In the meantime, you’ve bookmarked organizational...

Built-to-Rent Homes Expected to Hit All-Time High in 2022, Fueled by Need for Space and Privacy

As renters look for a lifestyle change that offers more space and privacy, communities of single-family houses built for the purpose of renting have...

Best Restaurants in Houston

One might think that the Houston culinary scene is dominated by Tex-Mex, but there’s so much more to this emerging foodie hub. And, if...

The Best Parks in Houston

Houston has a way of surprising its visitors time and time again. And, perhaps one of the most surprising facts about this dynamic urban...

Best Neighborhoods in Houston

As far as good life decisions go, moving to Houston should be near the top of the list. And, as far as lists go,...

Things to Do in Houston, TX

Quick adventure getaways, chill weekend trips, daily fun for the whole family — whatever you’re looking for, Houston is the spot for it. So,...

Would-Be Millennial Homebuyers Fuel the Rise of Lifestyle Renting in 2021

The number of higher-income Millennials who are choosing lifestyle renting over buying a home is on the rise. The share of applications for apartments...

Apartment Maintenance Checklist: Winter Edition

Thanksgiving has come and gone, the days are getting shorter, and “All I Want for Christmas Is You” is playing in every store. You...

The Oldest Apartment Buildings in the United States – That Still Rent Today!

They don’t make ’em like they used to – nothing is truer if we look at apartment buildings that have been around since before...