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5 Packing Tips to Make Moving into Your Apartment Easier

Jun 19, 2019 2:05:02 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

After you've found the perfect apartment in Chico or Redding, it's time to start the process of moving. There are a few people who are experts and just great at making the experience of moving as painless as possible. Here are a few tips that can make your moving experience just a little bit easier and less tedious.

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3 Steps to Help You Search for Rental Properties from Your Desk

May 16, 2019 8:48:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

If you’re looking for a new place to live in Chico or Redding, but you don’t have the luxury of time or multiple visits on your side, you can still search for rental properties from your desk – if you know what to look for.

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When To Move To Different Apartments in Chico or Redding California

Oct 2, 2018 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Do you feel like you could be happier in your apartment? There is always the chance that you moved to a complex that just doesn’t feel like home even though you've done everything you can to settle into your apartment.

Moving to different apartments in Chico or Redding California is an expensive endeavor so how do you know when it’s time to move?

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Top 10 Greatest Tips for Moving in Northern California

Mar 13, 2018 3:33:00 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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3 Quick Tips for Preparing to Move into Chico Rental Properties

Dec 19, 2017 12:00:00 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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Make Room for Your Stuff Moving into Apartments in Chico California

Jul 25, 2017 8:54:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

This time of year there is an uptick of people moving into apartments in Chico California. One reason is that the fall semester at Chico State University and Butte Community College is getting ready to begin. It’s also just a busy time of year in general for moving. Leases may be up, people may be trying to transition before settling into the routine that fall brings, or because of life circumstances need to find a new place.

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My First Apartment Checklist: 5 Things To Evaluate Before Moving In

Dec 27, 2016 9:19:00 AM / by Living in Chico Team


Having never gone through the first apartment process before, you’re probably wondering where to start. If you want your first apartment to be home sweet home, this "My First Apartment Checklist" is for you!

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Checklist to Prepare for Your Move into Rental Living

May 3, 2016 10:37:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

If you’re living in Chico you know it's graduation season because there are more bodies than usual walking the streets of downtown Chico, more vehicles than usual driving down our many one-way streets, and many yard sale signs and free furniture signs. Amidst the pomp and circumstance of college and high school graduations, you may be making a move to rental living in Chico California or somewhere else in the world, in which case you are probably overwhelmed with the many things you have to do.

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

Apr 19, 2016 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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Apartment Living Timeline for Moving Out: Things You Can Do Now

Mar 29, 2016 9:19:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Whether you have just started looking for a new apartment or have found a place and are preparing to move out, there is an endless list of things to do. One of the tasks that seems most daunting is packing everything up. Of course, you can’t really pack up your life until your new place is ready to move in, right?  I mean, you need all this stuff on a daily basis, right? In reality, you can start packing over a month in advance.

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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.