After years of renting apartments, you’re ready to buy your first home. This is one of the most exciting experiences of your life, but it can also be overwhelming and even a little scary. To help you keep organized from the time you make an offer until you’re getting settled in, we’re sharing 20 tips to make moving from an apartment to a house easier and more enjoyable.
May in Minneapolis is a beautiful time of year, offering much-needed sunshine and warmth after a long winter. We know you’re looking for things to do outdoors, and if you’re renting an apartment in Uptown, you’re in luck — you’re only a few blocks from Bde Maka Ska, the largest lake in Minneapolis. To help you feel inspired to get outdoors, we’re sharing 10 of our favorite things to do at Bde Maka Ska.
You’ve been living in an apartment for several years, and while you appreciate the freedom they offer, you’re ready to plant some roots and buy a home. You have money saved for a down payment and know the neighborhood you want to live in, but now, the problem holding you back is your credit score. If you’re concerned it’s too low to get a mortgage, or at least a decent rate, we’re sharing 5 ways to fix your credit before buying a house.