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How to show your support on Truth and Reconciliation Day

This September 30th is the first ever Truth and Reconciliation day in Canada – a day dedicated to the Survivors of residential schools and in honour of those who were lost. Read on to learn how you can show your support for Indigenous communities on this important day […]

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19 patios to check out in Montréal this summer

Patios are open for business at long last – and if you’re planning to head to Montréal anytime soon you’ll find no shortage of cool terrasses to sit outside and catch some rays. Check out this list of 16 patios and terraces that are heating things up in Montréal this summer […]

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Roundup of local farmers' markets

To market, to market! It’s one of the best times of the year – when vendors begin opening up their stalls at local farmers' markets across our cities. Fresh fruits and veggies, delicious farm fresh eggs, and more! Let’s reap the benefits of all the goodness our local farmers have to bring to the table this summer with this farmer's market roundup […]

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7 tips to set your pets up for success when you move

Moving is a big deal for everyone involved – including your pets! Be sure your move goes as smoothly as possible with these 7 tips on setting your pet up for success when it’s time to move apartments […]

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How to place and style a dog crate in a small space

We love our four legged friends, but their crates can be large and not the most visually appealing. We’re here to tell you it doesn’t need to be that way. Check out our tips on how to place and style a crate in a small space […]

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How to setup a litter box in an apartment

We love our furry feline friends, but their litter boxes? Not so much. So we’ve pulled together a few creative ways to keep them out of sight, no matter what size your apartment is [...]

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5 ways to bring a ‘90s vibe to your apartment

The ‘90s were all about graphic colours and patterns, great music, video games, the Internet (!) and design trends that paved the way for what we know and love today. Relive all of the nostalgic glory with these 5 ways to bring back this awesome decade in your apartment […]

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10 décor tips inspired by Monica Geller’s apartment

From her iconic purple walls to her well-organized kitchen, we can all draw a little creative inspiration and small space living tips from Monica Geller’s whimsical Brooklyn pad. We’ll be there for you with these 10 apartment décor tips inspired by one of the greatest TV shows of all time – Friends […]

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Small balcony decor ideas and inspiration

This year more than ever, we think it’s worth it to invest in transforming your outdoor area into a cute and cozy oasis. Here’s the thing – you don’t need a big balcony or backyard to create a space you love, even the smallest nooks have huge potential! Read on for 10 steps to create the outdoor space of your dreams […]

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5 tips to prepare for a long distance move

If you’re about to embark on a long distance move and are wondering where to begin, we’ve pulled together this list of 5 tips to help you best prepare to move from one city to another […]

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6 reasons we love 1VALET

Have you heard of 1VALET? We're excited to be partnering with them and bringing their innovative technology to our properties, both new and old. Take a look at 6 reasons why we love 1VALET at our properties [...]

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10 great reasons to rent right now

Looking to change up where you live and wondering if renting is right for your lifestyle? Check out this list we’ve pulled together with 10 great reasons why renting is a good idea right now […]

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How to choose and install an A/C unit in your apartment for summer

With summer in full swing and it being a hot one already, you may be considering a window or portable air conditioning unit to beat the heat. Check out these tips on how to find and install the right one for your apartment […]

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Growing your own balcony garden this spring

With Earth Day upon us, you may be looking for ways you can make a difference for the plant, no matter how small. We’ve pulled together everything you need to know about growing your own balcony veggie and fruit garden this spring season [...]

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How to be your own Valentine while staying home

If you’re spending this Valentine’s Day solo, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t treat yourself and make it a special one. From at-home spa treatments to ordering your favourite takeout and video calling friends, we’ve pulled together a list of ideas that will make your February 14th the best one yet [...]

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5 summer wellness tips for apartment dwellers

When the temperature soars, be sure to keep your health and wellness top of your mind with these 5 summer wellness tips for apartment dwellers [...]

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22 pet friendly plants perfect for your apartment

Looking to spruce up your place with a little greenery? If you’re a cat or dog parent, you’ll want to make sure it jives well with your furry friends. Take a look at this list of pet friendly plants that are perfect for your apartment […]

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Purging your closet for a fresh perspective

With spring upon us, it’s a great time to sort through your clothes and prepare for the warmer weather ahead. We have lots of great suggestions on how to purge your small space closet for a tidier room and stress-free mind [...]

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