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Making the Most of Studio Apartments Making the Most of Studio Apartments

By Malcolm Rivers

Don't let the small quarters fool you -- for the right person, a studio apartment can be both affordable and useful. What follows are some ways that you can make the most with a little less space. Keep reading to find out more!

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Dorm Room Versus Renting: Weighing Your College Housing Options Dorm Room Versus Renting: Weighing Your College Housing Options

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

If you are a college or university student searching for housing for the upcoming academic year, this is a must read. Housing options include dormitories and off-campus apartments or houses. Inside, we'll take a look at pros and cons of student housing to help you make an informed decision this school year.

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What is a Rent To Own? What is a Rent To Own?

By Karen Godfrey

Rent to Own properties, while not commonly found on the market, can be a great contractual agreement for those looking to put up less cash and avoid plunging in to a mortgage debt. Inside, we review the finer points of this unique living arrangement.

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California's Micro Apartment Craze California's Micro Apartment Craze

By Tiffany Raiford

They're small, they're compact, and they are all the rage in California. Micro apartments provide renters with the ability to live in their dream location without spending too much money.

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Top Five Towns for Young Couples in LA County Top Five Towns for Young Couples in LA County

By Colleen Colkitt

If you're considering a move to Los Angeles County, you will want to find an area that blends well with your desired lifestyle. Whether you're a beach bum or family oriented, LA county has an ideal area for you -- and inside, we highlight some of the best!

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Real Estate Investing for Retirees Real Estate Investing for Retirees

By Mary Lamphere

Investing in real estate can provide an excellent return on investment (ROI) for retirees looking for a new stream of income, but only if you're prepared to do due diligence and ensure that you invest smart.

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The Pros and Cons of Pocket Listings The Pros and Cons of Pocket Listings

By Tabitha Naylor

Pocket listings are properties people are looking or willing to sell but do not appear on any Multi Listing Service. Inside, we examine the pros and cons, whether obvious or not, of utilizing this type of listing.

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Top Five Best Towns For Renters in LA County Top Five Best Towns For Renters in LA County

By Tabitha Naylor

Great weather, plentiful destinations and blossoming job growth make the Los Angeles area an attractive place to call home. Inside, we offer an overview of five intriguing locales to find a rental in LA county

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Top Five Family Friendly Towns in LA County Top Five Family Friendly Towns in LA County

By Tabitha Naylor

Life in LA county isn't limited to celebrity sightings and daily surfing jaunts. The county also boasts a strong lineup of family friendly towns that just might fit your desired lifestyle. Inside, we highlight five towns that offer some of the county's best family experiences.

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Top Five Best School Systems in LA County Top Five Best School Systems in LA County

By Tabitha Naylor

Finding the right home for you and your family isn't just about the features of the property or the price range. Inside, we spotlight some of LA county's best school systems.

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