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Do You Pay Apartment Locators?

You pay nothing, zip, zilch for AptAmigo’s apartment locating service. It’s 100% free! Sounds too good to be true, right? If you, like many of our former clients, hesitate to use AptAmigo because there must be a hidden catch in there somewhere...

The Ultimate Moving Checklist

Moving out is a sign of new beginnings, but it can also be extremely stressful. From scheduling a moving company and making sure you get your security deposit back to measuring your new apartment for furniture...

How Much Should I Spend On Rent?

There are many things to think about when you’re looking for a new place to live, from amenities and location to square footage and move-in fees. As excited as you are to jump right in and start calculating your commute or finding your new local dive, figuring out how much you should spend on rent is a critical first step.

When to Start Looking for an Apartment?

I think we can all agree that apartment hunting takes forever. Even if you have a team of super-speedy apartment experts on your side, figuring out when to start looking can be a challenge. Believe it or not, there is actually an ideal apartment hunting window, and there’s even a logical explanation behind why it’s ideal. 

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AptAmigo has a simple goal: to make finding an apartment easy and maybe even a little fun. With concierge-level care and an expert understanding of the local rental market, we’re more than your average apartment website. We’re perfecting done-for-you apartment searching, and we’re doing it all for free. Reach out to us today and start your VIP apartment search.

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Exploring Atlanta: Best Dim Sum

Exploring Atlanta: Best Dim Sum

Dim sum is a joy. Whether you crave a crystalline soup dumpling, BBQ pork puffs, turnip cake, or simple potstickers, the best part of dim sum is that you don’t have to choose just one dish! And, the more people you head to your favorite Atlanta dim sum restaurant...

How to Survive Chicago in the Winter

How to Survive Chicago in the Winter

If you’re planning to move to Chicago, those rumored winters might strike fear into your heart. But don’t worry. Our essential tips for surviving Chicago’s frigid weather will keep you toasty and help you to enjoy your first Chicago winter as much as possible....