Midwest Gems: Why Everyone Loves Minneapolis

Minneapolis is having a moment. This Minnesota city is so awesome that Prince, one of the coolest musicians of all time, never left, despite his global success. But what is it about this mid sized city that inspires such intense loyalty in its residents? The combination of affordable housing, ...

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Pittsburgh Spotlight: Northside

Cross the Allegheny River and check out Northside, the hidden gem of Pittsburgh. From sports games, to cultural institutions, to quirky local landmarks, Northside sure knows how to keep things interesting.

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The 3 Hippest Neighborhoods in Nashville

Long known as the country music capitol of the world, Nashville has gotten a youthful upgrade in recent years. Hordes of millennials have swarmed the city, bringing a fleet of artisan eateries and hip shops with them. With a killer music scene, a burgeoning tech industry, and affordable real estate, it's no wonder Nashville is one of the buzziest cities in the country.

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Is Whole Foods Bumping Up Your Rent?

We've all heard the Whole Foods, whole paycheck joke. But the high priced chain of organic food stores is increasing more than just your grocery bills, it could be raising your rent. Whole Foods has become a landmark of gentrification- the selection of artisanal cheese and locally sourced pears ushering wealthy professionals into the neighborhood. While this belief is widespread, most analysis seems to be anecdotal. We take a look at the data:

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6 Game Changing Interior Design Apps

Your apartment may have great bones, but turning an empty room into a cozy, Instagram-worthy space is harder than it looks. Thanks to new apps, figuring out your pad's vibe has never been easier. Whether you are starting from scratch in a brand new studio apartment, or are looking to refresh your current space, these apps can help you become an interior design pro.

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The 8 Best Dog Breeds for Apartment Living

For dog lovers in the city, apartment life can be challenging. But just because you have limited square footage, doesn't mean you can't have a furry companion. Successfully having a dog in a small space depends largely on finding the right breed. Read on for our list of the best dog breeds for apartments, so both you, and your canine companion can be happy.

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Architecture buffs listen up! The greatest American city for architecture is not Chicago or New York, but, wait for it...Columbus, Indiana.

Indiana? You may ask. There is more to the Hoosier State than meets the eye. Columbus may be tiny, but its small size belies its incredible culture. In some circles, this small town is famous for its modernist architecture and public art.

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Across the country, housing prices continue to shoot upwards. One-bedroom apartments have jumped 13.03% in the past year, and the average price for a two bedroom apartment is up 11.6%. Today, a one bedroom rental in America averages $1,509 per month, and the average cost of a two-bedroom apartment is $1795. While the overall trends show rental prices increasing nationwide, housing trends are fairly localized, with each state and metro area telling its own story. Read on to see how your hometown fits into the national trends.

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Life on the Last Frontier

Are you lured by the call of the wild? Are you fascinated by manifest destiny? Maybe you should move to Alaska. This northern state is as beautiful as it is isolated.

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How Hurricane Harvey Has Affected Housing in Houston

Before Hurricane Harvey devastated the city, Houston was making a name for itself as an affordable city with a strong economy that was attracting more and more millennials every year. How will Harvey's destruction affect Houston's housing market? Read on for our breakdown of the short-term impacts of the hurricane.

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