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Apr 29, 2013, 05:00 ET

The Cat Lady May Be Living Next Door, According To A Recent Survey From Apartments.com

As National Pet Week approaches on May 5, 2013, findings from a recent Apartments.com survey reveal it is more likely renters could be living next...

Mar 18, 2013, 05:00 ET

On-The-Go Renters Can Now Access Millions Of Apartments And Rental Homes From Any Mobile Device With Apartments.com And Rentalhomesplus.com

 As smartphones and mobile devices become increasingly common, app usage has skyrocketed worldwide. In fact, mobile app downloads doubled in...

Mar 07, 2013, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Reveals What $1,000 A Month Will Rent You

  A recent Apartments.com rent analysis  found the old real estate motto of "location, location, location" also rings true in the rental...

Feb 05, 2013, 05:00 ET
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Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Economic Uncertainty Drives Renters To Make Cautious Decisions In 2013

 The average monthly apartment rental cost in the U.S. was $1,048 in Q4 2012, up 3.8 percent from a year earlier, according to Reis. At the...

Jan 31, 2013, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Donates $35,000 To Help End Homelessness Through Their Second Annual "Raising Awareness. Taking Action: A Campaign to Help End Homelessness"

 Apartments.com presented checks for $12,500 to People Serving People of Minneapolis, MN and Vogel Alcove of Dallas, TX, as well as a $10,000...

Jan 03, 2013, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Crowns Its Fourth Annual Roommate Of The Year

 Apartments.com today announced the grand prize winner in its fourth annual Roommate of the Year contest. Besting video entries submitted from...

Dec 03, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Extends Invitation for America to "LIKE" Them to Help End Homelessness

In the spirit of the holidays, Apartments.com is extending its second annual "Raising Awareness. Taking Action: A Campaign to Help End...

Nov 27, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Appoints Industry Veteran Kayne Grau As Vice President And Chief Technology Officer

Apartments.com recently appointed Kayne Grau as vice president and chief technology officer. Grau, formerly the chief technology officer for...

Nov 19, 2012, 05:00 ET

Renters Can Make More Informed Decisions During Their Apartment Search With The Launch Of Reviews On Apartments.com

 The majority of renters consult consumer reviews during their apartment search to help make informed decisions before committing to a lease....

Nov 08, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Invites America To "Like" Them To Help End Homelessness For The Second Year

 Apartments.com invites America to help them end homelessness by participating in the second annual "Raising Awareness. Taking Action: A...

Nov 01, 2012, 05:00 ET

Renters Can Now Access All Apartments.com Listings On YouTube

Apartments.com announces the launch of its YouTube™1 brand channel today. Renters can now access all Apartments.com listings, including...

Oct 18, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Provides A Rent Reality Check

 As competition for apartments increases, finding the perfect place is becoming more challenging. Today, renters need to know much more than...

Oct 11, 2012, 05:00 ET

Renters Predict 2012 Presidential Election Results

 With less than four weeks to election day, pollsters and politicos are revising campaign predictions and looking at new angles daily, if not...

Jul 26, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Finds Furry Friends Are A Factor In Where Renters Live

 Summer is one of the most popular times of the year for people to bring home a new pet, and renters are among this pack of pet lovers.  A...

Jun 25, 2012, 05:00 ET

Dick Burke Joins Apartments.com As Senior Vice President And General Manager

 Apartments.com announced today that Dick Burke, senior vice president of administration and corporate development at Classified Ventures,...

May 31, 2012, 05:00 ET

What Does America Think It Takes To Be Roommate Of The Year?

Is it cleanliness? Fiscal responsibility? Social cred or serious cooking savvy? The 10 finalists in the 2012 Apartments.com Roommate of the Year...

May 24, 2012, 05:00 ET

As the Class of 2012 Leaves Campus Life, Apartments.com and CareerBuilder Reveal the "Top 15 Best Cities for Recent College Graduates"

With statistics showing that more than one million bachelor's degrees are conferred each year,* eager grads of the class of 2012 emerging from...

Apr 19, 2012, 05:00 ET

Doubling Up Does Double Duty For The Planet

Recently, news reports have indicated more young professionals are choosing to live alone, yet this is in conflict with a recent survey conducted...

Apr 05, 2012, 05:00 ET

Renters From Coast to Coast Are Ramping up Their Roommate Skills to Enter the Fourth Annual Apartments.com Roommate of the Year Video Contest

Apartments.com is looking to crown America's best roommate as well as recognize smaller feats of roommate greatness in its fourth annual Roommate...