Is It Cheaper to Live in Oakland Than San Francisco?
Is It Cheaper to Live in Oakland Than San Francisco?

Posted on: January 20, 2017

When moving to the Bay area, you’re faced with a big question: Should I live in San Francisco or Oakland? It’s no secret San Francisco is one of the most expensive cities to live in—but does that same hold true for its sister across the Bay?


The San Francisco Apartment Rental Application Process
The San Francisco Apartment Rental Application Process

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Congrats, you’re moving to San Francisco! You’re about to live in one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the world. Like Oscar Wilde once said: “It’s an odd thing, but anyone who disappears is said to be seen in San Francisco. It must be a delightful city and possess all the attractions of …


Tips For Apartment Hunting in San Francisco
Tips For Apartment Hunting in San Francisco

Posted on: November 7, 2016

Apartment hunting in San Francisco is not an easy task. The rental market has become so competitive—and expensive—that many people spend months looking for their perfect, quaint, San Francisco apartment. Some will even argue that that picturesque living situation no longer exists, at least not without a hefty price tag attached to it. However, there …


Lessons Learned from Moving to a Smaller Space in San Francisco
Lessons Learned from Moving to a Smaller Space in San Francisco

Posted on: July 13, 2016

For the past year I’ve been spoiling myself while living in the glorious city of San Francisco. And by spoiling myself, I mean paying triple the rent that I would pay anywhere else for a two bedroom apartment. The apartment boasted stunning views, a courtyard garden equipped with BBQs, tables, and a private dog park, …


Securing an Apartment in San Francisco
Securing an Apartment in San Francisco

Posted on: January 7, 2016

It’s no secret that the San Francisco rental market has changed dramatically over the past couple of years. Previously rundown neighborhoods are now local hotspots, rent has skyrocketed, and securing an apartment in San Francisco is like being on an episode of Survivor. Whether you’re just moving to the city or have been in San Francisco for a while, there’s no way to slice it— moving to and securing an apartment in San Francisco is going to be tough. In this survival of the fittest situation, a few savvy tips will help you claim a spot at the top of the rental market and secure a San Francisco apartment you can feel good coming home to.