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26 Jul, 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...


20 Jul, 2010, 08:00 ET Apartments.com Reveals More Americans are Looking for Apartments During the First Half of 2010

More Americans are searching for apartments in 2010 than they have in previous years. Despite ongoing challenges facing the rental industry,...


28 Jun, 2010, 08:00 ET Apartments.com Partners with Contact At Once! to Provide Apartment Hunters with Instant Access to the Leasing Office via Chat

Apartments.com today announced a partnership with Contact At Once!, a leading provider of live chat software and presence-aware networks, making it...


22 Jun, 2010, 12:00 ET America, It's Time to Vote! Who do You Think Deserves to be Crowned Apartments.com Roommate of the Year?

Apartments.com today unveiled 10 exceptional roommates who have been chosen as finalists in the second annual national Apartments.com Roommate of...


05 May, 2010, 05:00 ET Apartments.com and CareerRookie.com Release the Third Annual Top 10 Best Cities for Recent College Graduates

This spring, college graduates around the country will collect their diplomas and officially enter a new chapter of their lives. Ready to conquer...


26 Apr, 2010, 08:00 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 again looking to crown America's best roommate in its second annual Roommate of the Year video contest with a Grand Prize of free...


20 Apr, 2010, 05:00 ET Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Apartment Hunters are Reducing Their Carbon Footprint by Recycling and Conserving at Home

Apartment seekers care about the environment and are turning toward "greener" lifestyles at their apartment communities. To celebrate Earth Day on...


05 Apr, 2010, 08:00 ET Apartments.com Reveals More Americans are Looking for Apartments in the First Quarter of 2010

More Americans are conducting apartment searches in the first quarter of 2010 versus previous years. While the rental industry continues to face...


09 Feb, 2010, 08:00 ET Apartments.com National Valentine's Day Survey Reveals Renter Romances at the Apartment Community

Renters are in the mood for love as more than half are celebrating Valentine's Day this February, according to a national Apartments.com survey of...


19 Jan, 2010, 08:00 ET Apartments.com National Survey Reveals More Than 95 Percent of Renters Are Making a Move in 2010

Many renters across the country are ringing in the New Year with a new apartment. According to a national survey conducted by...


27 Oct, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Neighborhood Crime Rates May Dictate Where Renters Choose To Live

Renters seek a safe haven when searching for an apartment. According to a national Apartments.com survey--conducted during national crime...


28 Sep, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartments.com Crowns the First-Ever Roommate of the Year; Awards $22,000 Grand Prize and National Title to Keaton Davis of Hockessin, DE

In a quest to find America's best roommate in the first-ever "Roommate of the Year Contest," Apartments.com celebrates the universal...


14 Sep, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartment Home Living Takes Online Video to New Heights With the Launch of V3 Video Guides

The popularity of online video is exploding around the country. According to comScore, online video broke new records in July as nearly 160...


24 Aug, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Budget-Cautious Renters are Turning Toward Their Apartment Amenities for Entertainment This Summer

Renters are cutting costs this summer by staying close to home. According to an Apartments.com national survey of more than 1,000 renters...


17 Aug, 2009, 08:00 ET Hailing From Coast to Coast, Five Fantastic Roomies Face Off for Free Rent, Cash and Roommate Bragging Rights

Although summer may be coming to an end, the national "Apartments.com Roommate of the Year Contest" is heating up as the search for America's...


27 Jul, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartments.com Seamlessly Connects Apartment Leasing Professionals With Renters Through Cost-Effective Online Marketing Tool

Apartments.com today announced the launch of MyMedia, a cost-effective online marketing solution that allows apartment leasing professionals to...


14 Jul, 2009, 08:00 ET America, It's Time to Vote! From Mopping the Floors to Feeding Their Roommates to Dressing up Their Pets, Finalists in the Apartments.com Roommate of the Year Contest Have Been Selected

Apartments.com today unveiled 12 exceptional roommates who have been chosen as finalists in the national "Apartments.com Roommate of the Year...


06 Jul, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartments.com Launches Application on Apple App Store

Apartments.com, the nation's leading rental resource, today announced the launch of its new application on the Apple App Store. Whether looking for...


25 Jun, 2009, 08:00 ET Up, Up and Away...Apartments.com Launches Heroic New Marketing Campaign

Campaign Illustrates How Apartments.com Empowers Its Advertisers to Become Everyday Superheroes Through Unmatched Exposure and Products Renters...


08 Jun, 2009, 08:00 ET Apartments.com National Survey Reveals Renters Are Living for Their Pets

Nearly Ninety Percent of Renters Are Pet Owners; Renters Want Pet-Friendly Apartments with Access to Pet Amenities Renters love pets and are...