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Tips on Sharing a Small Space

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Living with roommates can be difficult as is, but living with roommates in a small space can be even more challenging. Here at Liberty Properties, we want you to enjoy your time living with your roommates no matter the size of your space. Here are our tips for sharing a small space with your roommates:

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Tips For Finding The Perfect Roommate

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No matter what stage of life you are in, whether it be a freshman entering college for the first time or a graduate student looking for an apartment for your last few years of school, you will most likely always run into a situation where you need to find a roommate. Choosing a roommate is much like choosing a boyfriend or girlfriend, except in this situation when things go bad you can’t breakup with your roommate, especially if a lease has already been signed. This is why it is important to be not only picky during this process, but also open-minded about meeting new people. Below, are tips to finding the perfect roommate so you can avoid the dreaded “roommate nightmare”.

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How to get involved on Auburn’s Campus

How to get involved on Auburn’s Campus

Starting at a new university can seem intimidating, but getting involved can be a great way to make a big college feel like home. Whether you are interested in playing ukulele or learning about other cultures, there are hundreds of organizations on campus to choose from. Looking into and applying to various organizations is a great way to make new friends and have fun with people who have a similar passion as you. You get out of an experience what you put in, and the same goes for your time at Auburn. The more effort you put into engaging yourself on campus, the more relationships you will develop, the more memories you will make and the more experiences you will have.

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DIY Projects For The Kitchen In Your Apartment

DIY Projects For The Kitchen In Your Apartment

Moving into a new apartment can be stressful but it can also be fun and exciting. Decorating a new apartment is probably the most exciting aspect of moving into a new place but it can also be expensive. We all wish we could design an apartment like the homes on HGTV, but that is most-likely an unaffordable prospect when you are living the college lifestyle. Thankfully, there are ways to decorate your apartment while keeping costs down. By doing DIY projects, you can decorate a new apartment while remaining under your budget - but still have fun! There are thousands of projects to choose from that are simple, cheap and appealing to the eye. The kitchen is considered to be “the heart of the home” and unfortunately, it is the place that can easily become messy and disorganized. Here at Liberty Properties, we want to give you some DIY projects for the kitchen in your new apartment.

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5 Things To Consider Before You Get A Pet In College

5 Things To Consider Before You Get A Pet In College

College is a time where we are finding ourselves and maturing into a person who we didn't know existed. During this period of change, almost everyone goes through a phase where they feel they are 100% capable of not only taking care of themselves, but also taking care of an animal. Whether it be a kitten, bunny, puppy or fish, we all have experienced “pet fever” at some point in college. You are finally free from being under your parent’s roof and it is hard to restrain yourself from driving to the local shelter and getting the perfect puppy you’ve always wanted, but what students forget about is the responsibility and commitment it is to have a pet in college. Below are five things to consider before making the life changing decision of getting an additional, furry roommate during your college years.

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Top 6 Activities To Do In Downtown Auburn

Top 6 Activities To Do In Downtown Auburn

Located in the state of Alabama, there is a special city in Lee County known as Auburn. Anyone who has lived here or that has visited this lovely city knows what people mean when they refer to Auburn as a “family”. This city is the home of many local residents and families. As well as being the home of about 27,000 students who attend Auburn University. There are plenty of great qualities about this city, but one of the best qualities it possesses is that no matter what age you are, Auburn is a city that always has something to do. Regardless of whether you live in a house or in an apartment, lots of things in Auburn are within walking distance. This luxury provides Auburn residents with convenient and easily accessible activities. Here at Liberty Properties, we want to share the top 6 activities the city of Auburn has to offer its many residents and its visitors.

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5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle in College

5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle in College

The life of a college student comes with several adjustments and new experiences. College is the first time where a student lives in an apartment without their parents, they are in charge of managing their own time and it’s their first chance at independence. Although college is considered to be some of “the best years of your life,” these new adjustments and experiences still come with challenges.

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New Year, New You: Tips to Start the School Year Off Right

5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle in College

Every new year seems to rise as quickly as the last one fell, as time seems to become more fleeting. A new year brings a fresh start and sense of purpose, and with a bit of luck, answers to any pending questions or anxieties come to surface. Resolutions are cornerstones for a new sense of motivation and confidence in the 365 days that lie ahead. 2019 can be the year you hold steadfast to your resolutions and make changes in your life that benefit your family, your friends, and you. Here are a few ways to lean into your resolutions as a college student in Auburn and make balancing your social, academic, and personal life more manageable.

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Tips for Sharing a Bathroom with Roommates

Tips for Sharing a Bathroom with Roommates

Whether you are a student living in a dorm, an apartment, or a house throughout your college career, chances are you will at one point share a bathroom with a roommate or multiple roommates. You and your roommates will use this space to shower, wash your face, get ready for events, and much more. Here are some tips to keep the area tidy and reduce tension between you and your roommates.

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Keeping Your Apartment Clean As A College Student

Keeping Your Apartment Clean As A College Student

Between a busy class schedule, a bustling social life and extracurriculars, many college students put cleaning their apartments on the bottom of their to-do list. Having a tidy home-base is not only visually pleasing, but will decrease your stress and allow you to study in your room without a problem (not to mention your parents will be thrilled when they come to visit). The biggest issue that college students face with cleanliness of their space is they let it pile up, so it’s important to stay on top of it.

Here are a few tips on how to keep your apartment nice and tidy:

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