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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 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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Things to Consider When Choosing a Neighborhood in Chico

Sep 6, 2016 9:21:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When trying to decide which rental in Chico is the best for you, it's important to take the neighborhood into consideration. Thankfully, because you are living in Chico, you have so many good neighborhoods to choose from that have beautiful apartment complexes and rental properties for you to call home. Here are 3 things that you need to consider while you're in the process of choosing the right neighborhood for you.

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Find Out Which Chico Apartments Accept Pets

Jun 17, 2016 9:21:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

If you have a pet, then you might already know the potential struggle of trying to find an apartment complex that will accept pets. We have good news! We have several complexes here at Hignell Rentals that have the option to bring one small, well-mannered pet. Want to learn more? Here are a few more details to help you decide if one of these complexes is right for you and your furry friend.

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8 Reasons Why You Should Be Living in Chico Rentals

Jun 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

There are so many reasons why you should move into a Chico Rental. There are many things to do, places to see and people to meet. Here's a list of things that you'll find in town that will keep you happy and entertained.

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Moving to Apartments in Chico California? Here are 20 Things to Know

Apr 11, 2014 4:09:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Are you searching for apartments in Chico California? Or have you lived here for as long as you can remember and know exactly why you live here? In either case, you’ve probably already come to realize that Chico has the wow factor and offers some great opportunities. We aren’t the only ones who think so. If you haven’t seen the article below floating around social media, check it out:

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Things to Do Just a Step Outside Your Apartments in Chico California

Mar 27, 2014 4:38:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When the sun is shining, the temperature is a pleasant 75 degrees, and there is a gentle breeze blowing, the last thing you want to do is be stuck inside Chico apartments. We have to enjoy this weather while we can because before we know it the mercury will be reaching into the 100’s. Chico offers some great springtime activities and events, but really all you have to do is take one step outside your door. Living in Chico apartments offer some great outdoor amenities that are literally just a step away.

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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.