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Feb 21, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Renter Moving Plans for 2012

 As home values fell yet again at the end of 2011, more and more people are looking to renting as an affordable, flexible lifestyle option,...

Feb 09, 2012, 05:00 ET

Five Tips For Living With Your Sweetie This Valentine's Day

The majority of couples marrying today cohabited first, with the 2011 U.S. Census report revealing there are about 7.6 million unmarried...

Jan 31, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Donates $15,000 to Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

 Apartments.com presented a check for $15,000 to the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless yesterday at the culmination of their "Raising...

Jan 20, 2012, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Launches Android App

   Online rental resource leader, Apartments.com, is answering the apartment search needs of Android™-powered phone users...

Nov 01, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Invites America to "Like" Them to Help End Homelessness

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Apartments.com gives back to the community by kicking off a campaign to help end homelessness in their hometown of...

Oct 31, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Launches First-Ever TV Commercials to Capture the Attention of Renters Who Need an Apartment

While most people shutter when recounting the time they walked in on their mom and dad getting hot and heavy, Apartments.com is capitalizing on...

Sep 20, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Crowns Its Third Annual Roommate Of The Year; Awards National Title and Grand Prize of Free Rent for One Year + $10,000 to Jesse McLaughlin of Arlington, Va

Apartments.com today announced the grand prize winner in its third annual Roommate of the Year Contest. Beating video entries that came in from...

Aug 30, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com and CareerRookie.com Release the Fourth Annual Top 10 Best Cities for Recent College Graduates List

Many college graduates, who collected their diplomas in the spring, are still looking for jobs and a place to live as summer comes to a close....

Jun 21, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Asks America to Vote for Roommate of the Year

Apartments.com today unveiled 12 terrific roommates who have been chosen as finalists in the third annual nationwide Apartments.com Roommate of the...

May 18, 2011, 22:00 ET

Fedha Apartments.com Launched in the UK; Instant Access to 600 London Serviced Apartments, More Living Space at Less Cost

http://www.fedha-apartments.com, a leading provider of serviced apartments for extended stays, has launched a new website designed to provide a...

Apr 25, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Seeks America's Most Talented and Terrific Roommates to Share Their Stories and Win Free Rent for 1 Year + $10,000!

Apartments.com is looking to crown America's best roommate in its third annual Roommate of the Year video contest with a grand prize of free rent...

Mar 28, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Launches Redesigned Site to Help Renters Find the Perfect Apartment

Apartments.com recently launched a redesigned website that offers a faster, easier and more intuitive way for renters to search for – and...

Feb 22, 2011, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Renter Moving Plans for 2011

For the first time in years, the apartment rental market is beginning to experience signs of recovery as the U.S. economy slowly begins to...

Dec 07, 2010, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Renters Are Shying Away from Social Media During Their Apartment Search

Americans spend nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking websites and blogs, according to research released from The Nielsen...

Oct 26, 2010, 05:00 ET

Renters Get Chatty During Their Apartment Search

Many American consumers want to have a live chat option when researching products and services online. Nearly 45 percent of U.S. online consumers...

Sep 29, 2010, 05:00 ET

To Rent or Buy? Americans Weigh in on That Question as the Nation Prepares for One of the Busiest Moving Days of the Year

American attitudes toward renting are changing. Recent studies are showing the majority of U.S. consumers believe renting to be a better option to...

Sep 14, 2010, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com National Survey Reveals More Than Half of Active Apartment Hunters Are Renting by Choice

Existing-home sales in July dropped 27 percent from the prior month, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Unpredictable home...

Aug 19, 2010, 05:00 ET

Renters Can Now Find a New Place to Live on Facebook® From Millions of Apartments

Finding a new place to live is one of life's most important decisions, and many apartment hunters seek out the opinions of people they trust before...

Aug 18, 2010, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com Crowns Its Second Annual Roommate of the Year; Awards National Title and Grand Prize of Free Rent for One Year + $10,000 to Andrew Prestler of Kokomo, IN

Apartments.com today announced the grand prize winner in its second annual Roommate of the Year Contest. Receiving entries from across the country,...

Jul 26, 2010, 05:00 ET

Apartments.com National Survey Reveals the Majority of Apartment Dwellers Are Living Without Renters Insurance

Renters are 50 percent more likely to experience theft than those who own homes, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics. Despite these...