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6 Tips to Make Your Small Apartment Feel Bigger

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It's easy to feel cramped when you're living in a small apartment. The most obvious solution is to win the lottery and move to a luxury apartment; however, that isn't always realistic no matter how much we dream. Here are some simple ways to make your small apartment feel bigger. Colour Counts Paint colour can dramatically influence the illusion of space. While dark colours might seem more interesting, lighter hues will open up the room. White and off white shades will also brighten your room and make it more inviting. If you want more help with paint colours, check out our guide
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Top 10 One Bedroom Rent Prices in Canada and the USA

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Rent prices vary from city to city, but the one thing that stays the same is that rent is expensive. Canada and the US's housing prices continue to climb and more and more people are choosing to rent. Unsurprisingly, Vancouver is the most expensive city to rent in within Canada and San Francisco is the most expensive in America. Here are the top 1o one bedroom rent prices in Canada and the US. Canada America
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Prepare Your Building for Earth Hour

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Earth Hour will be taking place Saturday, March 27 at 8:30 pm and this year marks the 10th year anniversary of the initiative. Millions of people around the world will shut off their lights for an hour in an attempt to raise awareness about climate change. As a property manager, you can encourage your tenants to take part in the event and make a commitment to help combat climate change! Here are some ways you can get involved. Promote the event You can display posters in your lobby and elevators detailing the time and date of Earth Hour. This will
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Plan the Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Party

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St. Patrick's Day is almost here and that means it's time to start planning the ultimate St. Patty's Day Party! Get in the spirit of things with some traditional drinks, desserts, decor and games! To give you some inspiration here are some of the best things to add to your party! So go out, spread some luck and enjoy! Treats Fudge Who doesn’t love fudge?! This super easy 4 ingredient fudge is sure to get all your guests in a festive mood. Here’s the full recipe.   Leprechaun S'mores S'mores are always a hit, whether your audience is young or
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5 Ways to Get to know your Neighbours

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It's no secret that people don't socialize with their neighbours the way they used to. While it used to be considered friendly to get to know the people around you, now thanks to Netflix, taking the initiative to get out and meet your neighbors is rare. In an apartment you’re already in tight quarters so why not make the most of it and meet some people. If you’re a little on the shy side, here are 5 tips for getting to know your neighbours. Utilize a common space If your building happens to have a common room, organize a get-together for
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March’s Top 5 MoolaPerks

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Just in time for Spring! Whether you want to update your wardrobe for Sping or plan the perfect summer getaway, these MoolaPerks are for you. Here are our top 5 MoolaPerks for March! Contiki Step outside of your comfort zone and go traveling with Contiki. This group travel company visits 6 different continents and offers over 300 different trips. Contiki lets you see new places and meet new people so go ahead and plan your next trip! Click here to redeem this perk and take 30% off trips with Contiki.  Alice and Olivia If you’re looking to add a pop of colour to your wardrobe then
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Make your Mardi Gras Party a success

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While Mardi Gras celebrations have been going on for weeks, Mardi Gras is officially here and we've come up with some suggestions to help make your party a hit! Pancake Tuesday or Mardi Gras in French celebrates the day before the start of Lent. The day gets the name because you are supposed to use up your fatty ingredients before the beginning of Lent. The whole point of Mardi Gras is to indulge, so go ahead! Between some decoration inspiration, fun facts, and show-stopper recipes, we've come up with some suggestions to make your party a success. Fun Facts About one
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Ways to make your home more energy-efficient

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Making a few small changes to your house can really cut your energy costs. If you save money and cut energy usage, you're saving your bank account and the Earth! Here are some ways you can make your home more energy-efficient.  Low-flow water fixtures Switching your toilets, showerheads, and faucets to low-flow models will greatly reduce your energy usage and your bills. Toilets usually use the most water, which means they also waste a lot of water. Switching your toilets to dual-flush or low-flush can save as much as 5.4 gallons per flush.  Windows Improve your windows. Updating your windows to
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How to save money on a night out

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Sometimes you wake up after a night out and you realize you spent $70 buying drinks for everyone at the bar and then another $30 buying pizza at 2 am. We’ve all been there. Going out with friends is always fun, but spending a lot of money isn't. We don’t want you to sacrifice your social life in favor of your bank account so we’ve come up with some night out hacks. Leave your cards at home Don’t take your cards with you. Taking out cash beforehand is a great way to set a limit for yourself for the night. This
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Quick and Easy Meals for One Person

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Cooking can be hard, but cooking for one is often even harder. You’re either stuck with leftovers for days or trying (and failing) to divide recipes to serve one person. We know it can be really tempting to forgo cooking entirely and pull out your phone and hit up delivery apps. To give you some cooking inspiration we’ve come up with 9 quick ‘n easy meals for one person so put down the phone and get our your mixing bowls! Dragon Noodles These spicy noodles are super quick, delicious, and sure to please. Click here for the full recipe. Steak Frites
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