Tag Archives: apartments

  • Amazon Hub: New Amazon Lockers Specifically for Apartment Residents

    Amazon Hub: New Amazon Lockers Specifically for Apartment Residents

    It’s possible you’ve had a chance to use an Amazon in your town, in which case you know how they work – basically, they’re electronic delivery lockers for Amazon parcels that are located in publicly accessible areas for easy pickup and drop-off of Amazon packages. Now, Amazon has unveiled a similar product engineered specifically for […]

  • Roam: Short-Term Apartments for World Travel

    Roam: Short-Term Apartments for World Travel

    If you’ve got some frequent flier miles banked, or if you’re just looking for a change of scenery that a traditional hotel stay can’t provide, there’s a new startup that’s targeted directly at you. It’s called Roam, and it provides travelers with (relatively) affordable short-term apartment stays in various hot spots throughout the world. A […]

  • Kiev Slide Apartment by KI Design (Photos)

    Kiev Slide Apartment by KI Design (Photos)

    When you were a kid, it’s possible that you imagined what your house would be like if you grew up and had a ton of money. And it’s also possible that those plans included a slide for getting from one floor to another, instead of a boring staircase. If so, KI Design’s Kiev Slide Apartment […]

  • Secret Apartment Inside Eiffel Tower Now Open to Public (Photos)

    Secret Apartment Inside Eiffel Tower Now Open to Public (Photos)

    If you’ve ever indulged in the fantasy of a small Parisian apartment where you can relax in between 18-hour sex sessions while¬†guzzling expensive wine, you understand the value of Paris real estate. But even your wildest Paris fantasies probably didn’t include an apartment in the Eiffel Tower, even though one has existed since the tower’s […]

  • Kurt Cobain’s Old Apartment Listed on Airbnb (Photos)

    Kurt Cobain’s Old Apartment Listed on Airbnb (Photos)

    There’s an HBO documentary about Kurt Cobain coming out next month, so it must be part of the zeitgeist that his old Los Angeles digs are now up for rent on Airbnb, so you could potentially stay in the same apartment where Cobain wrote “Heart-Shaped Box” the next time you’re in LA. Given Kurt Cobain’s […]

  • My Micro NY: Micro Apartments Coming to NYC

    My Micro NY: Micro Apartments Coming to NYC

    Anyone who rents an apartment knows that the rent, as they say, is too damn high. But nowhere is this more true than in New York City, where the rent is notoriously expensive as a result of the fact that practically everyone on planet Earth wants to live there. So it makes sense that the […]

  • 9 DIY Gardening Ideas for Urban Dwelling Guys

    9 DIY Gardening Ideas for Urban Dwelling Guys

    Maybe you’ve always wanted to start a garden, but your apartment in the middle of the city doesn’t really have the room for it – or, that’s what you thought, anyway. Here are nine DIY gardening ideas that you can implement even if you live in a studio apartment with very little room. Herbs, vegetables, […]