It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

I don’t want to worry anyone but it’s nearly Christmas. It’s a difficult time for some, and by that I mean us, apartment dwellers....

Put your best pet forward when you apply to rent

Making your rental application when you have pets can make a stressful time worse and have you howling at the moon - which won't...

My cat doesn’t make me laugh out loud

Isn’t it every cat owner’s dream to make a funny cat video that goes viral on the internet? Alright, I admit it’s exploitative. But...

Ten things you really don’t need in a small apartment

I'm not about to become one of those hugely successful people who turns suggestions into cleaning or tidying into a best selling book -...

The incredible shrinking apartment, how small can you go?

We're on a bit of theme this week, it's all about living small. Whether it's to afford to live where we want in our...

The sharing economy comes home to co-living

OK, housing affordability protesters, grab your placards and let’s get marching and chanting. What do we want? A nice apartment. When do we want...

Cooking is for TV shows not real life

  Something is cooking and I can smell it in the lift, the lobby, the car park and even in the street. And it’s coming...

Be smart at the dog park and avoid the cold shoulder

We've given you guidance on the best dogs for apartment living, but all of them will  appreciate some time off the leash at a...

Shake up your bathroom storage

Do you suffer from bathroom blues? You have whatever storage the architect decided would suffice but it’s not enough, not even close? More and...

Forget the car space it’s time to get on your bike

The times they are a changing at such a pace it’s hard to remember whether your phone opens with a PIN, a fingerprint or...