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What to Expect from Our Community Clubhouse
Back of the clubhouse from the pool area.

As you settle into your new apartment, we encourage you to explore our community clubhouse and make good use of the many amenities designed to help you live your best life at home. 

Back of the clubhouse from the pool area.
 
Summer Health Tips for Your Pet
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Pet Friendly Apartments
Dog named Duke

Before you head out and spend a long, summer afternoon outdoors with your four-legged best friend, remember to take proper precautions for your pet in the extreme heat.

Dog named Duke
 
Summer Smoothie Ideas
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
Two lounge chairs in the pool, with a bottle of wine

It's time to break out your blender and prepare your freezer and pantry with smoothie ingredients you love. Summer is the perfect season for upping your smoothie game, and as the heat rises in Hampton Roads, we turn to delicious, nutritious smoothies to help us cool down.

Two lounge chairs in the pool, with a bottle of wine
 
Mother's Day Gift Guide

If you're struggling to find the perfect gift for that special mama in your life, and feel like you don't know where to begin this year, you're in good luck! We've put together our very own Mother's Day Gift Guide, complete with gift ideas to satisfy every budget.

 
5 Space-Saving Design Tips
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Apartment Living
Living Room with Fireplace and Patio

Your home is your sanctuary, and you want to be able to move through it freely and comfortably, without stepping over piles or squeezing through narrow walkways. Put your stuff into space-saving place with simple design tricks that will help maximize your space and celebrate your unique style. 

Living Room with Fireplace and Patio
 
Spring Cleaning Basics
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Apartment Living
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Mark an upcoming weekend on your calendar, stock up on cleaning supplies and plan to transition your space from winter to spring with no worries. Here are spring cleaning tips we call on, year after year, to help make the transition to spring smooth and simple. 

 

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Winter Weather Maintenance Tips
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA

Winter is here to stay for a few more months, and that means we can expect some inclement weather and below freezing temperatures. It's important to take precautions in advance to prevent injury and ensure safety during possible winter storms or icy conditions. 

 
10 Healthy Recipes for the New Year
Dining room with view into kitchen

Start the new year with a committment to eating well, and choose healthy recipes for dinner, breakfast and lunch. Eating nutritious food doesn't require hard work or training. If you start with clean recipes that pack in nutrition you need and flavors you love, you'll be well on your way! 

Dining room with view into kitchen
 
Top 10 Holiday Movies to Watch
Living Room with furniture at Monticello at Town Center

Here are 10 holiday movies we recommend you watch this season. You'll get the laughs, the tears and all the good feelings you need to help you get through the holiday season with more joy and even some glee.

 

Living Room with furniture at Monticello at Town Center
 
Deodorize Your Kitchen and Bathroom Sinks
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Apartment Living
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Here are fast and easy ways to deodorize your kitchen and bathroom sinks that are safe and effective for even the smelliest drains. Perform these deodorizing tasks weekly, and you'll keep the stink out of your drains, and keep your sinks looking and smelling fresh and clean!

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