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Avoid these 5 Major Mistakes for Moving in Chico or Redding

Jan 16, 2020 10:55:05 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Imagine you are driving down the freeway and you see a small car zooming up beside you. You are quick to notice that the car is packed full of boxes and houseplants blocking the windows and on top is a mattress precariously flapping in the wind. Don’t be this guy.

While preparing for your upcoming move to Chico or move to Redding consult the tips below to avoid common mistakes.

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How to Make Your Rental Living Space Feel Like Home

Jan 14, 2020 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When you're in a rental living situation, the space is generally finished to builder-grade specifications that probably don't express your unique style. Tan carpets, plain light fixtures, and boring kitchen cabinets can be dealt with to bring forth your individual approach to living.

First of all, remember if you want to change anything about your rental unit to make sure your property manager approves.

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Rental Living Tips When Moving to a New Town

Jan 8, 2020 9:04:03 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

If you’re on a new adventure moving to a new town it can be an exciting time for you, but it can also be a time of anxiety and worry. When you have so much to do and it all seems overwhelming, planning ahead and sticking with that plan will make the transition to your new town much smoother for you. 

After you have found your new place there are some things you will need to do to get up and running in your new city. If your move puts you in a rental living situation, here are a few tips to help you in your relocation.

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Budgeting in the New Year Living in a Rental in Northern California

Jan 1, 2020 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Now that the new year is upon us, a common resolution is to save money. You might be asking yourself “Is this even possible to do while renting?” Well of course you can!

Even if you are about to move into a new rental it is important to know that you can start implementing new habits to help you start saving money today while living in rentals in Northern California.

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How to Throw A New Year’s Eve Party in Your Apartment

Dec 31, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Just because you are in an apartment doesn’t mean that you can’t throw a party to celebrate the new year. But how do you plan a memorable time without being a bad neighbor which could lead to warnings and evictions from your complex? Here are a few ideas to throw a great party while still being a great neighbor.

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas at Chico Rental Properties

Dec 24, 2019 9:15:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

It’s almost Christmas at Chico rental properties

We’re so excited we just have to jingle the keys

To the apartments and homes we offer to rent

To the people of Chico, our valued residents!

 

We just had to write a poem inspired by

That story about that big jolly guy

We invite you to take a moment or two

To read about what Hignell Rentals has to offer Santa and you!

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How To Get Your Rental Ready For Holiday Traveling

Dec 17, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Going out of town for the holidays can be exciting and stressful all at the same time! There are so many things you have to do before walking out the door like packing, wrapping any presents you need to take with you, securing the house, etc. 

With the long list of things that need to be completed before you leave, it's understandable if securing your home is just checking lights and making sure all the doors and windows are locked when you leave.

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Tips for Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner at Apartments in California

Nov 26, 2019 10:07:53 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

So, you decided to host a few friends at your apartment for Thanksgiving, huh? No big deal, you'll make the turkey, they'll bring some sides and keep it low key. 

But wait - SURPRISE! Mom and Dad have decided to visit you for Thanksgiving and they’re bringing Grandma too. All of a sudden your simple Thanksgiving dinner has turned into an all out party. So, how do you host Thanksgiving dinner in a small living space?

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Tips for Using Hignell Rentals For Rental Living

Oct 18, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Rental living can have its perks but it can also have its challenges. That is the exact reason why we try to provide as many resources to help people get the most out of living in a rental. Here are 3 tips to using our Hignell Rentals website to get the most out your rental experience.

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Pumpkin Carving Techniques So Easy It’s Scary [Infographic]

Oct 16, 2019 12:04:55 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Did you know that carving pumpkins originated in Ireland? Ancient Celtic cultures would actually carve turnips (pumpkins didn’t exist in Ireland) on All Hallow’s Eve and place an ember in them to ward off evil spirits. The Irish brought the tradition to America which has turned into a favorite October pastime for all ages and skills.

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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.