How to Choose the Right Apartment Floor Plan

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If you are looking for a new apartment, then you already know that there is a lot of research that goes into this important decision. But did you know that your apartment’s floor plan is just as important as the location of the apartment building or even the size of the apartment as a whole? Letâ€...

First Time Apartment Renter Checklist

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Renting your very first apartment is an exciting time—but it’s only natural if you’re feeling some anxiety about looking for your first apartment. If you want to make sure that you are prepared when looking for your first apartment to rent, take a look at the following first-time apartment ren...

Apartment Hunting With Pets

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Looking for an apartment in Western Canada? If you’re a pet owner, one of the biggest things on your mind would be – is the apartment pet-friendly or not? Not all apartments are pet-friendly, and not all neighborhoods are pet-friendly either. At Mainstreet, the majority of our apartments are ...

Decorating a Small Bedroom

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So you’ve just found an apartment in a great neighborhood. There’s nothing wrong with the apartment as such, but it’s just that you wish the bedroom was a little bigger. Yes, we realize that – the bedroom is for many people the most important room in the apartment. It’s where you get ma...

Apartment Hunting Tips

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Apartment hunting can be frustrating--especially if you haven’t apartment hunted in a while or if you’re looking for your very first apartment. While apartment hunting can be stressful, it doesn’t have to be. We’ve compiled a list of the very best tips to follow when apartment hunting to red...

How To Set A Moving Budget

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Moving is a necessary hassle, and it’s easy for moving costs to become overwhelmingly expensive--especially if you haven’t bothered to set a moving budget. The best way to avoid overspending on moving is to set a moving budget and then stick to it. The following is an essential guide to help you...

How to Find the Best Roommate

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Having a roommate comes with several benefits. Splitting the bills is easily the biggest pro. And it's not just rent. Ii's all of the bills that include cable, water, trash, and any other services you may pay for like Netflix or Amazon Prime.  Also 2 and 3 bedroom apartment homes also offer more sq...

Student Accommodation Tips

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Student Housing Leaving home for college is exciting as you look forward to your new-found freedom and meeting new people. But there is one slight headache, and that is finding accommodations and student housing. This is more so if you are a foreign student. It is never a guarantee that you will fi...

Which Are The Most Popular Apartment Amenities

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Apartment Amenities Today’s apartment hunter is very different from that of a few years ago. While the high-speed internet was a luxury in the past, few people will be willing to get into an apartment without common internet. The surprising thing is that people looking for an apartment these days...

How To Decorate & Arrange A Bachelor Suite

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Most people dread the thought of having to live in an itty bitty bachelor-style apartment. While everything is crammed in a large, open space, that doesn’t mean that you cannot decorate your bachelor suite. It’s been done -- and you can turn the empty, wide space into a cozy and fun apartment. ...