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Tips to Take Chico Rental Properties From Drab to Fab

Jan 22, 2022 12:25:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Take a look at your rental. Do you see plain walls, carpet, and rooms that don’t feel like home? Understandably rentals try to keep most of the colors in neutral to try to please future renters. But this doesn’t mean that you have to have a rental that is boring and not decorated. With the right shopping list you can take a room in your Chico rental properties and make it look like it was taken straight out of the Better Homes and Gardens Magazine

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Protect Your Car In Your Apartment Parking Lot

Jan 20, 2022 10:46:22 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

According to the California Highway Patrol there were 180,939 vehicles stolen in California in 2020 (the most recent data). That's a value of approximately $1.6 billion. That doesn't even include the thousands of car break-ins where thieves just smash and grab cellphones and other items left visible in cars. San Francisco is having a car break-in epidemic, with a 32% increase in vehicle break-ins recorded in 2021 compared to 2020.

So how do you keep your ride safe from would-be thieves in your Chico and Redding apartments? Follow these simple rules to drastically reduce your risk...

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3 Quick Tips for Preparing to Move into Chico Rental Properties

Jan 14, 2022 10:25:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Here’s the scenario: You currently reside in the Bay Area and have decided it’s time for a change. Your husband applied for a job in Chico, California with the hopes of moving the family somewhere with more of a small town, family-oriented feel. He got the job. He starts in one week which means you have exactly 168 hours to look at Chico rental properties for a place to live, coordinate the move, and pack. Where do you start? Don't panic! You're in the right place.

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Be Prepared With Renters Insurance For Apartments in the North State

Jan 12, 2022 5:00:42 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

One of the best ways to prevent potential stress in the face of emergencies is buying renter's insurance. There are so many different factors that could potentially cause emergencies that involve apartments in Chico or Redding California, and unfortunately we don’t have much control over preventing them.

What we do have control over is making sure you, the renter, are covered by buying renter's insurance. If you don’t have renter's insurance and are questioning the importance of being covered, then this blog is for you.

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How Your Credit Score Can Affect Your Rental Search

Jan 6, 2022 1:20:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

If you are new to searching "houses for rent," you might be wondering why you are required to have a certain level of credit to rent a home. Why should your potential Chico or Redding rental property care about your credit score? Your credit score can say quite a bit about you as a potential renter.

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How To Pick the Right Roommate For Yourself

Jan 4, 2022 11:43:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

To live alone or not to live alone? That is the question. We believe this is the most important question to ask yourself before you start looking for a rental.

Are you looking for a rental where you can afford to pay for everything yourself or do you want a better place where you split the cost with a roommate or two?

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8 Ways to Reduce Apartment Living Costs in the New Year

Jan 1, 2022 11:07:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Are you looking to reduce your apartment living expenses? Sometimes a few little things make a big difference. It doesn’t take much to cut back on costs. The hardest part is staying consistent with the methods used below. Try it out for a month and you just might see a difference in your bills. The more you apply these money saving suggestions the more you’ll save. Here are 8 ways you can start reducing your monthly expenses with some simple changes.

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Christmas Decor Packing Tips For Rentals in Chico California

Dec 30, 2021 10:38:30 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Now that Christmas has come and gone, you might be dreading the fact that you need to pack up your Christmas decorations. Especially when space in limited in your rental you might be questioning whether or not you have the space to fit those extra decorations that you couldn’t resist buying this year. But have no fear! We found a few tips that will help you make the job easier.

The folks over at Apartment Therapy list 10 tips on organizing and packing your Christmas decorations. 

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Tips to Find the Space for Your Furniture in Chico Rental Properties

Dec 24, 2021 11:20:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

There are so many things to consider when you're trying to decide if you have found the right apartment when searching through Chico Rental Properties. If you have furniture that needs to fit in your new home, then that's something that you need to take into consideration before you sign on the dotted line.

What should you do?

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Why You Should Be A Hignell Rentals Resident

Dec 22, 2021 10:34:12 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Are you searching for your new home? Do you find yourself with so many options that you're drowning in all the possibilities? Then this blog is just for you. Here are the top 3 reasons why you should choose to be a Hignell Rentals resident.

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Hignell Rentals is Your Home for Northern California Rentals.

At Hignell Rentals we have been maintaining and renting properties in the North State since 1970. We value relationships and caring communities, honoring and encouraging one another, unwavering integrity, uncommon generosity, and growth and innovation. We strive to provide our residents with a quality living environment across the North State in Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville and surrounding areas.