Decorating for Condo Renters

These days, many people (particularly millennials) eschew homeownership, choosing instead to rent houses, apartments, and condos. In fact, renters are a large, growing demographic within the real estate market. As the renting population grows, more and more people are faced with one dreaded question: How do I decorate this place? You ... Read More...

So You Want To Be On Your Condo Board

All residents of a condominium community have been made aware of the important-yet-somewhat-mysterious “condo board.” That’s the body which must approve certain requests, can raise fees or expenses, and may even levy fines or other penalties. But you might be wondering: What exactly does the condo board do? Who works for ... Read More...

Spring Cleaning Your Condo

Spring is finally here. The days are getting longer, flowers are in bloom, the clouds are parting, and the sun is shining through your windows… revealing a ton of dirt that you didn’t notice all winter. Spring is the perfect time to get your condo in tip-top shape. But when ... Read More...

Condo Security: Whose Responsibility Is It?

Most condo owners have heard at least one story about a crime being committed at a condo community. What steps can residents take to reduce the potential for criminal activity? Get More Cameras? When it comes to condo security, the first thing that comes to mind is the presence of cameras. Closed-circuit ... Read More...

The Lighter Side of Condo Living

“Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.” – Lord Byron These words from a 19th-century poet still ring true today. And if you live in a condo, you’re bound to come across some amusing stories. So in the interest of “good health,” we present a handful of stories which ... Read More...

Interior Design Trends for 2018

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal focused on the top interior design trends for 2018 (Top 5 Interior Design Trends for 2018). After polling over 100 designers, here is the consensus of what will be in and what will be out. OUT – Lab-like Kitchens- Many designers agreed that ... Read More...

Design and Features of Condos vs Apartments

A recent article from Kephart, a design firm in Colorado, explored the differences between condo residences and apartments (Condo vs Apartment Design). A primary item they found was that condos focus on permanency, similar to the design of a single-family home, while the design of apartments focuses more on temporary ... Read More...