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Living in Denver: Get to Know the Mile High City​

So, you’re making the move to Denver. That’s exciting! It’s an amazing city with incredible opportunities. To help you get acquainted with your new home, we’ve compiled a series of posts about the best neighborhoods in Denver, cool local businesses in Denver, and even general things to know about Denver! Dive in and start learning about the Mile-High City!


If you’re just looking into a move to Denver or are brand new to the city, this is a great place to start.

17 Things to Know About Living in Denver

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This post covers the basics that make Denver such an awesome place to live. For Denver newbies, it’s the perfect place to start getting to know your new home.

The Best Resources for Getting to Know Denver

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If you’re new to Denver, you have a lot of learning to do! Fortunately, there’s no shortage of incredible resources available to help you get to know this amazing city. We’ve featured some of our favorites covering things to do, where to eat, where to live, and where to find a job.


With so many great neighborhoods in Denver and throughout the Denver metro area, you’re going to need some help narrowing down your options.

Best Neighborhoods in Denver for Young Professionals

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This post is for 20 and 30-somethings looking for the perfect neighborhood in Denver. From areas in and around downtown to quieter but very charming neighborhoods outside of the downtown area, we’ve got you covered.

Safe & Affordable Neighborhoods in Denver for Young Families

If you’re looking for a safe area with good schools in Denver that doesn’t break the bank, you’re going to want to check this out. With a good mix of quiet, residential neighborhoods and areas close to downtown Denver, there’s something in here for you and your family.


Ready to experience Denver? It’s time to know what the locals know. These posts take a deeper dive into what makes Denver so beloved by its residents.

39 Unique Local Spots & Hidden Gems in Denver You Must Visit

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Denver is full of incredible small businesses and shops. This post is where you can find some of the coolest, most unique, and weirdest local spots that even some longtime residents don’t know about.

Your Guide to the Best Denver Festivals

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Even those who have lived in Denver for a while might have trouble keeping up with all of the incredible festivals going on throughout the year. This is your resource to make sure you know all of the best festivals Denver has to offer!

Moving to Denver with Extra Space Storage

You’re moving to an amazing city and taking a step forward into the next chapter of your life! With the above resources and our selection of storage units in Denver, we’re here to help however we can as you look forward to what’s next.