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Three Local Restaurants to Try in Montebello

Three Local Restaurants to Try in Montebello

Some local businesses finally have good news—restaurants reported healthy gains in January, up 6.9 percent from December.  Though restaurants and other local businesses around the country had improved bottom lines in January, they’ve got a long way to go to make up...

Safety First! Tips for Moving during Coronavirus

Safety First! Tips for Moving during Coronavirus

Moving during coronavirus isn’t impossible. In fact, more people moved between February and July last year than they did during the same period in 2019, according to data from the US Postal Service. More than 15.9 million people requested changes of address during...

Why Goal Setting Is Beneficial

Why Goal Setting Is Beneficial

The beginning of the year is the perfect time for goal setting. According to a December 2020 survey, 59 percent of people ages 18 to 34 said they already had a goal planned for 2021.  Among those surveyed, some of the top goals include being healthier physically and...

Our Pet-Friendly Community is Purrrty Cool: Here’s Why

Our Pet-Friendly Community is Purrrty Cool: Here’s Why

The pet-owning community in the US is very large. Did you know that more than 70 percent of apartment renters own pets? Which makes sense, as pets are one of the joys of life! But owning a pet is not always easy as a renter. It can be very difficult to find apartments...

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...