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If You’re Not Paying Your Rent Online, Here Is Why You Should

If You’re Not Paying Your Rent Online, Here Is Why You Should

Worried about your credit score? According to a study by RentTrack, reporting on-time rent payments to the three credit bureaus (Experian, TransUnion, and Equifax) raised credit scores by an average of 59 points. In some cases, scores improved by nearly 30 points...

Looking for Eco-Friendly Apartments? Check Out Lantern Bay

Looking for Eco-Friendly Apartments? Check Out Lantern Bay

While many people in today’s world have recognized the need to live more eco-friendly, there is still much room for improvement. For instance, 91 percent of plastic doesn’t get recycled, and this plastic ends up contaminating our environment and harming wildlife. At...

Is It Safe to Move During COVID-19?

Is It Safe to Move During COVID-19?

While in many ways the world is standing still during COVID-19, people are on the move—literally. Millions of people have had to move during COVID-19. But they aren’t moving far. Of those who moved, 46 percent moved within the same city, 38 percent moved within the...

Best Goals for a Happier You in 2021

Best Goals for a Happier You in 2021

During these transformational times, it’s more important than ever to discover ways to be happy, feel happy, and share some happiness with other people. But recent surveys show this may be harder to do than we think. Results from an NBC poll from last fall found that,...

Three Ways to Support the Local Community during the Pandemic

Three Ways to Support the Local Community during the Pandemic

Happy New Year! And we really mean that. With 2020 past us, the new year brings a continuing need for support in the local community. Whether that means eating out more often, buying gift cards, or fostering a furry friend, here are three ways to show a little extra...

The Life of a Pet at Lantern Bay

The Life of a Pet at Lantern Bay

A happy dog chasing his tail, a sweet snuggly cat, or a chameleon changing colors—pets make life so rich and fun! We are proud to be a pet-friendly apartment community so our residents can enjoy the benefits of pet ownership. Read on to learn more about why we love...

Appliance Maintenance Tips before the Holidays

Appliance Maintenance Tips before the Holidays

Ready to make some holiday memories? Thinking back to previous years, some of our favorite memories are traditional, like roasting the perfect Thanksgiving turkey, baking dozens of holiday cookies, and plugging in twinkling lights. But others are things you might not...

Three Pros of Renting an Apartment

Three Pros of Renting an Apartment

About one-third of Americans are renters. That’s 100 million people who are renting homes, apartments, and other properties across the country. And the number is growing! There are lots of reasons these 100 million people aren’t buying, and more and more people are...