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The Perks of Leasing a Townhome

Renting a townhome gives residents the best of both worlds: a larger space with more privacy than an apartment, but not as expensive as purchasing a home! Read on for more of our pros & cons of renting a townhome!

Décor on a Dollar

You don't have to break the bank in order to up your décor game! Thankfully, we live in a world where Pinterest exists and makes DIY projects more doable. Here are some quick ways you can refresh some of your existing pieces!

5 tips for organizing small spaces

A smaller square footage doesn't have to mean a crammed living space! In this Marie Kondo-era, there are plenty of tools and resources to help maximize every inch of free space. Check out our 5 tips & tricks for organizing your apartment!

Amenities that make your apartment a home

Amenities are the key to comfortable, convenient apartment living. Check out some of the staples in our communities!

Roommate tips for young professionals

Living with roommates as a young professional is a whole new ball game. Here's our best advice for navigating the new waters.

What does an apartment manager do?

Apartment managers play a big part in making a property feel unique, safe, and like home. They work tirelessly behind the scenes to cultivate and build community for their residents. We're so thankful for our incredible team of property managers!

How do I know how much rent I can afford?

There's lots of information out there about finding an affordable apartment, but we've boiled it down to three main questions to ask yourself. To determine what fits in your budget, take time to reflect on how much your bringing in each month, what you'll be needing in a living space, and which amenities are essential to you.

So, you want a puppy

If you've been thinking about adding a furry family member, consider this your sign to go for it! We've assembled a list of topics to consider before bringing your new pup back home to your apartment.

How to Reorganize your closet

Closet taking over your life? We've all been there. Take back your space with some of our favorite closet organization tips & tricks!

How Do I Know Which Apartment Community is Right For Me?

In a sea of dozens of complexes in various locations, determining which apartment community is right for you can seem overwhelming. But, there's no need to fear! We've put together 4 topics to consider when on the hunt for your next apartment.

Downtown Des Moines' Best Luxury Apartments

Looking to live in luxury? Hubbell Apartment Living has you covered! We've rounded up the best downtown luxury apartments in our fleet - take a look and stop by for a tour today!

The Truth About Renter's Insurance

Renter's insurance is often seen as optional, when in reality, it's crucial to the protection of your belongings! We're de-bunking some of the common myths surrounding renter's insurance, and hoping to help our residents take preventative measures to protect their assets.

Suburban Living

Suburban life in Iowa is anything but boring! Take a look at some of our favorite Des Moines suburbs. Hubbell offers both home and apartment living options in all of these cities, too!

How to Avoid Frequent Moves

If you find yourself spending more time moving than actually enjoying your home, check out these tips for avoiding frequent moves!

The Benefits of Living in a Smoke-Free Apartment Community

Our residents' safety and well-being is always at the top of our minds. That's why all Hubbell Apartment Living communities are smoke-free! When you rent with us, you'll be able to take advantage of the following benefits and have peace of mind about the quality of the property's shared spaces.

6 Ways to Save Money on an Apartment

Cutting costs on living expenses is one easy way to take control of your budget. Check out our 6 tips for saving money when renting!

What to look for in your first apartment

Starting to look for your first apartment? Before you make any decisions, consider these three topics before beginning your search.

How to choose the perfect houseplant

Is it time to freshen up your apartment? We've collected a list of some of our favorite houseplants that will add a splash of greenery and life to your space.

Yoga tips for beginners

Looking for a new way to unwind? Try yoga - the perfect combination of balance and strength. Better yet, this can be done in a group class setting or in the comfort of your own living room. Breathe, relax, and grab your mat!

Find the Right Downtown Apartment

Living downtown is growing more popular by the minute, especially in Des Moines! With our broad selection of downtown communities, Hubbell Apartment Living has an option that suits every lifestyle.
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