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5 Tips for Successful Living With Neighbors

Posted on 4/11/16 3:59 PM

Most people who enjoy apartment living understand that a beautiful space and amenities also come with a community of neighbors. While you may make great friends through chance meetings in the halls, elevators, or other common areas of your apartment building, it doesn't mean that you'll become friends with everyone living there. Here are five ways to work with your neighbors to make living together a good experience.

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Tags: Apartment Life, Life

Living The OC Life

Posted on 3/31/16 2:55 PM

The luxurious living that Orange County has to offer is not a secret. From the hit TV shows, to the plethora of Hollywood productions shot on its beautiful soil, the OC’s regular appearance in mainstream media has made audiences all over the world long to be a part of its culture. What’s regularly portrayed on screen isn’t all smoke and mirrors either. The OC is an iconic area of California that is just as beautiful and elegant as the cameras would have you believe.

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Tags: Life, Orange County

Dog-Friendly South Denver

Posted on 2/2/16 12:19 PM

There is nothing like my dog greeting me at the apartment door after a long day. His tail wags, and his happy kisses are unconditional love at its finest. As I spend my free time out and around South Denver, I find myself wanting to share an afternoon excursion with my four-legged friend. One of the best ways to have some bonding time after spending hours apart is taking him out for a fun afternoon together.

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Tags: Pets

5 Annoying Things That Roommates Do

Posted on 1/28/16 2:57 PM

Let's face it; roommates are a fact of life. Ideally, they help you pay the rent, keep the electricity flowing and tidy up before your mom visits, but no one is perfect. All of us have suffered in silence at the lazy or uncongenial attitude of a roommate, particularly when he's happily engaged in the following activities.

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Fun Things to do in South Denver

Posted on 1/12/16 3:40 PM

South Denver is comprised of several standalone communities where you can find beautiful apartments (such as Vela Meridian) and all the amenities and entertainment you need. Whether you're looking to relocate to Lone Tree, Parker, Denver Tech Center, Meridian or Englewood, you might be surprised at just how many fun things there are to do and see in South Denver!

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Tags: Apartment Life

Denver Grub

Posted on 12/4/15 12:16 PM

 Denver is a city that’s renowned for dishing up some good grub. The only problem is that it’s one heck of a big place – so where on earth do you even begin looking for the kind of eateries that’ll get your taste-buds tingling?

Listed here are some of our favorite restaurants in Denver and the immediate surrounding area.

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Five Top Companies to Work For in the Silicon Valley

Posted on 11/5/15 10:04 AM

The world of Silicon Valley is one unlike any other. It’s a hotbed for opportunistic, hard-working graduates with creative minds, and is home to some of the most exciting positions in the entire technology sector.

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Tags: Work

Shea It Forward Supports Students In Need with Back to School Donation Drive

Posted on 8/27/15 9:52 AM

Throughout the month of July, Shea Apartment Communities led the Shea It Forward: Back to School Backpack Drive, a campaign to provide support for local families in need.

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Tags: Apartment Life, shea it forward

Summer Fun in Denver

Posted on 8/14/15 10:37 AM

Ah, good old Denver. The Mile High City. The Wall Street of the West. The illustrious, booming capital of Colorado. There remains so much to see and do in this area of Mid-West America; you’d be hard pressed to conquer it all in a single lifetime. Indeed, the title of the Andy Garcia movie "Things To Do In Denver When You’re Dead" suggests that it may even be worth temporarily returning from the afterlife to experience some more of the joys that the city has to offer.

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How To Lease a Car Like A Grown Up Person

Posted on 5/29/15 8:19 AM

So, you're really coming up in the world. You got a real job and you're pretty familiar with the fact that business casual means Banana Republic. The trouble is, all your coworkers have fancy cars and you're rocking your Jetta from college. 

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