Apartment Hunting Tips

Moving 101: How to Find the Perfect Apartment Home in California

June 16th 2015

Are you moving to California? Here are some tips on how to find the perfect apartment home for you.

1. Find an Apartment that's Close to Everything

It's easier to get what you need and save money on gas by getting an apartment that's close to everything you need and matches your lifestyle. Keeping in mind that everyone has different requirements, here is a list of some of the factors that go into moving into a specific area and community:

Top 5 Reasons to Live in an Essex Apartment Home

May 22nd 2015

Every lifestyle choice comes with its own set of unique advantages. The same is true of apartment living. Making the choice to be an apartment resident instead of a homeowner offers you a unique set of benefits.

Unfortunately for many, the apartment hunt can mean choosing between desired features and amenities and locations. With that, it is in this search that many have come to realize that not all apartment communities are equal. These thoughts have made we at Essex think differently about apartment home living.

Don’t Stay Stuck! Know When It’s Time to Move to a New Apartment

March 3rd 2015

Moving to a new apartment can be both fun and stressful, but how do you know when the time is really right? There are some obvious times, like a job in a new place, starting a family, or to get into a better neighborhood, but what about when the walls are just closing in or the layout doesn’t work for you anymore?

Your new home should make you feel comfortable, and reflect the life you want to live. There are some signs to look for when you’re trying to decide whether you should move.