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Top 5 Reasons to Live in Apartments in Chico or Redding California

Jun 26, 2019 9:38:47 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

There are many reasons why you or someone you know might be looking to rent apartments in Chico or Redding California. Maybe you accepted a new job and are relocating.

You might be coming to attend college, or have been a college student and are ready for a residence away from campus.

You may have lived in Northern California all your life and aren’t going anywhere anytime soon -  but you want a more permanent place to call your own without the responsibilities that come with an actual house.

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Thursday Night Market is Back if You're Living in Chico

Apr 30, 2019 9:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When you're living in Chico, you're lucky to have the opportunity to experience the wonderful culture that our town has to offer. Springtime is here and we're ready to start spending time outside in Downtown Chico.

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Dealing With Springtime Allergies When Living in Chico or Redding

Apr 26, 2019 11:22:50 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Whether you’ve lived in Chico or Redding for 10 years, 10 days or 10 minutes, you’ll probably experience allergies like you never have before. Why? Northern California is home to many varieties of plants, grasses and trees. When you combine those with rising temperatures allergies are inevitable. But all is not lost! There are some things you can do to help cope with your seasonal allergies. 

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Fun Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Your Chico or Redding Apartment Community

Apr 21, 2019 8:52:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Earth Day is Monday, April 22, 2019. There are big and small ways that you can make a difference, whether it’s getting involved and joining the movement, giving to the cause, or spreading the word. The key is to start and take action. Learn what you can do to make a difference in your apartment community.

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How to Celebrate Easter While Living in Chico or Redding Apartments

Apr 19, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

[UPDATED FOR 2019]

You don’t need a backyard to celebrate Easter! If you live in apartments in Chico or Redding you're in luck because there are many different ways that you can spend time with your family and friends on this special holiday. Here are a few tips to get you started!

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Top 10 Greatest Tips for Moving in Northern California

Mar 28, 2019 6:44:12 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

It’s time to start preparing for your move, and because you’re a strategist, you approach your plan like a game of chess.

To aid you in your pursuit of total domination, there are 10 tips to live by if you’d like to checkmate your moving experience. Think of all the boxes in your house as the pieces on your chess board, and this guide from Lifehacker.com as your tip sheet to victory.

King, queen, rook, bishop, knight, and pawn, it’s time to get your moving mission on!

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Fun Night Out Ideas for Couples (or Anyone!)

Sep 7, 2018 9:18:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

There's no shortage of things to do in Chico, whether you want to take a hike in Upper Bidwell Park or go window shopping downtown. Yet, like most people, when we have a long list of things we can do with our friends and loved ones we tend to forget about the simplistic activities that also bring us a sense of happiness.

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Where to Kayak Near Chico

Aug 28, 2018 9:18:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Looking for places to kayak near Chico? We have a short list of the best spots to check out. Whether you are a seasoned paddler or a recreational novice, there are options for all. Check 'em out and let us know in the comments what your favorite kayak spot is!

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Day Trips for Every Chicoan

Aug 28, 2018 9:18:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Chico is a wonderful little town to call home, but even this smoke can make the most dedicated Chicoan want to get out for just a little while. With the smoke continuing to permeate the air, weekend getaways and even day drips are becoming more and more popular. 

The question is what activities or places to visit on a Saturday or Sunday will make the several hours in the car worth it? If you aren’t sure what sounds like fun how can you even search for it? No need to ponder what your next day trip should be, we’ve got a long list for you to choose from.

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Parking Secrets for Downtown Chico at Your Chico Apartment

Feb 16, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Downtown Chico is a great place to grab lunch, shop, or meet friends for happy hour. For those lucky enough to live in a Chico apartment within walking distance to downtown, parking probably isn’t an issue, but there are a limited number of apartments that close.

Sometimes, especially when all the Chico State students are in town, it can be a challenge to find parking. If you just head blindly into downtown you might get lucky, but odds are you are going to circle the block a few times searching for a spot close to your destination and then have to backtrack and look farther out. If you want to be able to get in and out of Downtown Chico quickly, you have to know these parking secrets.

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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.