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Three Reasons Renting an Apartment Could Be Perfect for You

Three Reasons Renting an Apartment Could Be Perfect for You

Life is full of big decisions, not the least of which is where to call home. From the time you leave the comfort of living with your parents, you are faced with finding the right place of your own. Is renting an apartment right for you, or should you find a house to...

Our Favorite Recipes for Homemade Ice Cream

Our Favorite Recipes for Homemade Ice Cream

Hot summer days are all the excuse needed to treat yourself to an overflowing scoop of cold ice cream. With indoor dining closed due to pandemic restrictions, you can still enjoy a cold, creamy treat in Montebello. If you don’t feel like ordering takeout from Baskin...

Improving Your Credit Score Is as Simple as Paying Rent Online

Improving Your Credit Score Is as Simple as Paying Rent Online

Did you make improving your credit score a goal for 2020? Paying your rent online can help! In a 2017 study, TransUnion tracked the credit scores of 12,000 renters who reported their rent payments to credit bureaus over the course of a year. They found that the...

Planning a Fun and Memorable Roomie Night

Planning a Fun and Memorable Roomie Night

We are very busy people. Between the time we spend at work, taking classes, maintaining the household, running errands, and helping others, it can be challenging to find time for ourselves and each other. A study by H&R Block discovered people average less than...

Join us to Clean Up the Beaches and Parks

Join us to Clean Up the Beaches and Parks

Have you heard of the Ocean Conservancy? Every year, they invite people all around the world to join their beach cleanup community service event. Over the past 30 years, volunteers from 153 countries have collected more than 220 million pounds of trash. Similar to the...

3 Mood-Boosters You Can Try Right Now

3 Mood-Boosters You Can Try Right Now

Have you ever had those days when your mood feels a little lower than usual? It’s not just Mondays that can get you down. Things like stress, health, money concerns, and even relationships can take a toll on your positive outlook on life. When they do, here are three...

All You Should Know About Reef-Safe Sunscreens

All You Should Know About Reef-Safe Sunscreens

Did you know that the Great Barrier Reef has lost half its coral since 2016? What used to be a colorful ecosystem of marine and plant wildlife is slowly losing its vibrance. While there are many contributors, sunscreen is one item that bleaches coral and hurts our...

The Best Pets for Apartment Living

The Best Pets for Apartment Living

If you live in an apartment, chances are you don’t have vast, open living spaces. Does that mean pets are a no-no? Absolutely not! At Somerset Apartments, we love and encourage pets as long as they meet our standards. Here are some of our favorites! Small- to...