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Moving to Miami? Home to hot spots like South Beach and Little Havana, Miami offers residents beautiful beaches, diverse culture, excellent clubbing, and amazing restaurants. Combine that with the city’s amazing weather, and it’s practically paradise! Unfortunately, getting a spacious home in Miami costs a pretty penny, which means you may have to settle...

Moving to San Francisco? That’s great! The culture is unique and eclectic, and there’s so much to do—from art and good eating to Chinatown and Fisherman’s Wharf. Plus, it’s an absolutely beautiful city (iconic bridges, anyone?). Because of all that, it also has the most expensive housing in the United States, which means living in small...

For decades, San Francisco has been a city immortalized in popular culture. From the colorful streets of 1960s Haight-Ashbury to the brilliance of the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco calls to mind a city teeming with brilliant arts and culture, which is why it’s such an attractive destination for singles and young professionals. If you’re planning to...

San Jose is more than a destination—it’s a lifestyle. In the heart of Silicon Valley, this California city has a thriving tech industry, a gorgeous natural landscape, and cultural diversity. If you’re thinking of moving to San Jose, here are ten things you should know before you get there! ...

Posted on Feb 24 2017 - 5:35pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on A Guide to Living in San Bernardino, CA

Nestled in a valley 60 miles east of Los Angeles, the city of San Bernardino sits at the feet of the great San Bernadino Mountain range, providing beautiful views for residents. Though it’s more popular for college students and young professionals commuting within the Los Angeles metro, San Bernardino is an affordable home for all stages of life! Here’s what...

Posted on Feb 21 2017 - 2:45pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on ​Living in Whittier, CA: What to Know Before Moving

Whittier is a beautiful Southern California city just 25 minutes outside of Los Angeles and 30 minutes from Anaheim. Named one of the best cities to live in by Livability, Whittier has a bustling commercial district, plenty of community activities, great neighborhoods, and a healthy economy that makes it appealing for everyone from young professionals to retirees....

Posted on Feb 17 2017 - 4:12pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Best Neighborhoods & Suburbs in Dallas for Families

With warm weather, affordable real estate, and more than 10,000 corporate headquarters, Dallas is a city of opportunity and can be a great place to raise a family. Whether you’re relocating to Dallas or simply moving across town, you’ll be looking for a neighborhood or suburb that best fits your needs. But with so many communities to choose from, how...

Posted on Feb 14 2017 - 2:00pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on 8 Reasons Why Lakewood Is One of the Best Places to Live in Colorado

Lakewood, CO is quickly becoming one of the most attractive cities in the United States for residents of all ages. In fact, Lakewood was one of ten communities in the nation to win the 2016 All-America Cities Award. With close proximity to both Denver and the Rocky Mountains, there’s something new to explore indoors and outdoors every day. If you’re wondering...

Posted on Feb 10 2017 - 2:00pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on 11 Things to Know About Living in Toms River, NJ

Right along the Jersey Shore, you’ll find Toms River, NJ, a friendly, small town with a population of 89,459. With tons of parks, fantastic restaurants, beautiful views of the ocean, and plenty of things to do, this New Jersey city just might be the new home you’re searching for! Whether you’re single, a young professional, starting a family, or...

Posted on Feb 7 2017 - 3:36pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on 7 Things to Know About Living in North Bergen, NJ

North Bergen is a diverse, friendly township in Hudson County, New Jersey. Located on The Palisades, this community is just across the Hudson River from Manhattan, so it’s the perfect place to live for people who want close proximity to the hustle and bustle of New York City. If you’re thinking about moving to North Bergen, here are a few things to know! A...