Category Archives: Apartment Living

3 Ways to Better Manage Your Time

People who live in the Windy City know how crazy life can be here. Chicago, IL, is known for its hustle and bustle, so being able to wisely manage your time is extremely important. The Montrose Apartments are designed to maximize both comfort and efficiency, making it easy for you to stick to your schedule…

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Eco-friendly Apartment Living

Do you want to live a more sustainable lifestyle? It is possible to go green when living in an apartment. Here are some amazing tips and tricks for eco-friendly apartment living. #1 Use Natural Cleaning Products If you like to keep your apartment clean and tidy, you probably use a variety of cleaning products to…

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3 Easy Snacks for Guests in Your Home

Living in our Chicago apartments gives you the opportunity to invite guests into your home. When you decide to entertain, you want to offer your guests a tasty snack. Here are a few easy snack ideas that can help you entertain without leaving your guests waiting. Cheese and Crackers Cheese and crackers are a great snack when…

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Staples for Cooking on a Budget

Making meals at home is often cheaper and healthier than eating out, but even cooking at home gets expensive when you don’t shop wisely. Stock up on versatile, low-priced staples to create tasty meals on a budget. While canned goods are one type of staple, these often take up a lot of space and limit your…

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Ideas to Add to Your Spring Bucket List

Nestled near Lake Michigan, the weather can be unrelenting during the winter months. That's why when spring rolls around, people are always looking for things to celebrate spring. Creating a "spring bucket list" is a good way to start your plans. The Montrose Apartments in Chicago, Illinois, are located close to many different attractions and…

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Maximizing Your Closet Space

An organized closet is a wonder to behold. However, organization is in the eye of the beholder. What might work for one person might not work for someone else. Here are a few strategies for making use of every nook and cranny in your walk-in closet to make the space work for you and your wardrobe. Making the Most…

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How to Welcome Your New Neighbor

All it takes is a simple smile, a warm welcome or a little note to make a new neighbor feel welcome. Discover some of the amazing and creative ways that residents of our apartments in Chicago can welcome their new neighbors to the community. Leave a Beautiful Painted Rock at the Door Painting rocks is a craze…

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