1. Tips for Decluttering Your Apartment

    In the past couple of years, there has been a new trend emerging in the United States. While the traditional American used to accumulate items over the course of their life — holding on to the items and never throwing them away or donating them — the new trend involves getting rid of useless ite…Read More

  2. 5 Ways to Make Your West Chester Apartment Cozy in Time for Winter

    Winter is coming — and you know what that means! It’s time to make your apartment the cozy space that you fantasize about while you are trudging through the snow.  For some, creating a cozy, welcoming space consists of buying a $10 fleece blanket from Target and using it as a couch accent. For …Read More

  3. 10 Common Apartment Maintenance Issues

    At The Lakes at West Chester Village, we will be the first to admit that sometimes things break in apartments. In some cases it is because items become worn out from years of uses, sometimes it is because you accidently break it, and other times damages happen for what seems like no reason at all. …Read More

  4. Why Are Americans Moving? The Top 5 Reasons That People Move

    If you have ever moved before, you likely know that seldom is packing up the house and taking off for a new city something that people do for fun. For the most part, people move because they have to.  As an apartment complex in West Chester, Ohio, we see residents coming and going for many reasons …Read More

  5. Tips For Making Friends In A New City

    As an apartment complex here in West Chester, we have residents that have moved in from across town and others from across the country. For those who have moved from across town, life does not change much — they can still see their friends, they can still see their family, and the commute to work …Read More

  6. Kitchen Organization Hacks For Your West Chester Apartment

    There are two kinds of people in this world — people who keep their kitchens clean, organized, and immaculate, and people who stuff pots and pans into their cabinet space so precariously that they will almost certainly fall out the next time that someone opens the cabinet door.  At the Lakes at W…Read More

  7. Inspiration For Your West Chester Apartment Balcony Or Patio

    When it comes to apartment shopping, people tend to perceive apartments with balconies and patios as higher-quality apartments than those that do not have any outdoor space. That being said, even when people have apartment balconies or patios they tend to never use them — aside from using the spac…Read More

  8. Renting Vs. Buying: Why Talking About It Is Getting Tiring

    Should you rent your apartment, condo, townhome, or single-family home? Or should you buy it? Depending on who you are talking to, the time of year, and the state of the real estate market, you might get very different answers.  In fact, for the last decade, people have been arguing about whether o…Read More