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6 Plants to Brighten Up Your Low-Light Apartment

The jungle you live in is an urban one, sadly bereft of greenery. What’s a flora-phile to do?

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What To Do When There Is No Closet Space

So where do closet-less urbanites like me, store my clothes, my shoes, and my dreams of square footage?

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What Happens When You Pay Your Rent Late?

You’re Late, You’re Late, for a Very Important Date.

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5 Reasons to Declutter Your Belongings When Moving

Downsizing is about as easy as pi calculated to the final digit. Moving, however, gives you the perfect opportunity to start a new life with a clean slate—and a clean space.

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Can You Write Off Your Apartment on Your Taxes?

If you live in a city, it seems that apartment deductions are trickier to get than tickets to Hamilton.

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Is It Legal to Work from Your Apartment?

Your YouTube channel is finally making bank. Your Etsy store orders are flowing in, and inventory is selling out. Your vegan baked goods are baked greats. You’re saving on office rent AND commute costs by working from home.

But is what you’re doing legal?

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How to Keep Your Apartment Safe During the Holidays

Exciting news: You’re going away for the holidays. You pack your suitcase, and make sure your lights are off. You tweet about your upcoming get-away as you head out the door.

What is wrong with this picture?

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55+ Living: How to Get Your Grown Child to Move Out

As of 2016, a full 15 percent of Millennials – 25- to 35-year-olds – were living in their parents’ home, according to the Pew Research Center.

So how do you get them off of your sofa?

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Why You Want a Rent-Stabilized Apartment…and Why You Don’t

The best way to live in New York City on the cheap is to acquire a rent-stabilized apartment, where the rent can only increase according to guidelines regulated by the city. So why wouldn’t you want a rent-stabilized apartment?

Because this cheap rent comes at a price.

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You’re Probably Censoring Yourself Online More than You Thought. Here’s Why

Depending on who you ask, Millennials are either overeager to share their personal details or more concerned than any other generation about online life. But there’s only one fact we know for certain about privacy and Millennials, says the latest study from the Pew Research Center: “[A] public life is the new default.”

This puts privacy, i.e., the freedom from unwanted intrusion, at risk.

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