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April 2 2014

BRE Properties and Essex Property Trust have merged, creating the leading public apartment management company on the West Coast. Just like BRE, Essex has a long tradition of providing excellent customer service and exceptional apartment homes.

We are thrilled to be a part of the Essex family of 200+ apartment communities. With so many options along the West Coast, we're sure to have the perfect apartment home for you.

To learn more about Essex, visit Essex.com.

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March 19 2014

We're proud to offer recycling at every single BRE community. That's right: each and every one!

At most communities, we have designated recycling bins. At others, our vendor diverts recycling at their facilities. Either way, our residents can be confident that we're minimizing landfill waste.

Myths prevent many people from recycling. Here are 5 recycling myths to ban from your brain:

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March 6 2014

By Michelle Dombeck, Corporate Communications Manager

Solve kitchen crises in your apartment the natural way with vinegar and baking soda!

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February 24 2014

By Ashli Reitz, Graphic Design Director

Solve kitchen crises in your apartment the natural way with vinegar and baking soda!
Vinegar and baking soda are cleaning magic in the kitchen.

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