How to Budget for an Apartment

The thought of moving out of your parents’ home into your own place is an exciting prospect! But moving into a rental property does come with its...

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Top 5 Ways to Avoid Roommates from Hell

   Brought to you by MyChronicles There are certain kinds of bad roommates who can drive you insane. Some can be slobs who can’t contain their mess...

Top 5 Ways to Avoid Housemates from Hell

Category - Roommates

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How to Combine Decorating Styles with Your Roommate

It’s important to love your space and to make it feel like home through design that reflects your personality. But feeling happy at home also means having peaceful relationships with everyone you live with. This might mean making sacrifices and compromising on your décor so that both you...

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Five tips for a good roommate relationship

You may have heard tons of horror stories with roommates playing the “bad guys” part. And most of them are probably true as we are very complex characters and we’re not all compatible when it comes to sharing personal space. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t any good examples, with great...

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Ready for your first roommate?

Ah, college. Where else can you share a bedroom with a total stranger, and be in different beds but sleep so close to them that you can hear their every breath. Oh wait! I can think of two places where you can have that very experience – the hospital and jail. Awesome, eh? It’s really...

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