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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5 SIMPLE TRICKS TO TEACH YOUR DOG

Apartment Living If you have a dog, chances are they already know how to follow basic commands like stay, sit, come, and down. While it is essential that you teach your pet basic dog training commands, you shouldn’t stop there. You should consider teaching your pet a few dog tricks. Not only are many dog…

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CREATING JOY IN THE NEW YEAR

Apartment Living. If you feel like 2017 was a major challenge in your life or you just want to amp up your 2018 positivity, here are some ideas that we hope our residents in Chicago, Illinois will consider. LAUGH A LITTLE LONGER Some days that may be easier said than done. But there are plenty of…

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TIPS FOR A COZY GUEST ROOM

Decor Tips Creating a warm, welcoming and comfortable guest room in your apartment doesn’t have to be a difficult task when you set your mind to it. Whether you entertain guests regularly or you’ve been nominated to have family stay at your place for the holidays, it’s a good idea to have your guest bedroom ready…

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3 WAYS TO BOOST YOUR PRODUCTIVITY DURING CHICAGO’S WINTER

Apartment Living Wintertime lends to becoming one with the couch, blanketed in cozy comforters. Cold Chicago mornings beg even the metro area’s highly productive professionals, here at The Montrose, to go into hibernation inside our Chicago apartments. But, of course, that just won’t do. Here are a few tips that can be useful throughout the year, and…

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4 SOOTHING SKIN CARE TIPS FOR COLD WEATHER

Health & Fitness By following these soothing skin care tips, taking care of your complexion won’t feel like a chore, but a way to pamper yourself. Cold weather has finally arrived and it brings along a friend called dry skin. You’ll soon be on your way to a softer and more healthy-looking complexion after diving right into…

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HOW TO TRANSITION YOUR WARDROBE INTO FALL

Apartment Living Fall months in Chicago is a time where warmer days quickly roll out and cooler temperatures make wardrobe selections a bit problematic. Before you store up your entire summer gear, transition those pieces with a few warmer selections to get double-duty out of your summer fashions. EXTENDING SUMMER FASHIONS INTO FALL ELEVATE SUMMER…

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