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If understanding the utility costs of your next apartment feels more like deciphering the tax code, you’re not alone. The good news is, while it sounds a bit confusing, it really is simpler than you think. Starting with the basics, if you’re looking to live in a low, mid or high-rise apartment, you’re likely to[...]

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Have you ever sat down and really done a budget for yourself—you know, the one that tracks income and expenses on a monthly basis? If crickets are chirping and you're sliding down in your chair at the coffee shop, you're not alone. According to Gallup, only about one-third of us are keeping a monthly budget.[...]

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Whenever I'm in the West Loop, I feel like reenacting the scene in Oliver. You know, the one where the orphaned kids are dancing around their bowls of gruel singing "Food, Glorious Food", right? Well, actually no. Mostly I'm thinking of the scene where the rulers of the house are tucked away in the back[...]

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If you have ever looked for an apartment and wondered what separates one experience from another, it might be more than the apartments themselves— it might be your leasing agent! Here's a look at some simple, but important skills that separate the good agents from the rest. Keep these in mind when hiring your Chicago[...]

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