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Get the latest on our commuity at Signature Place Apartments.  You'll find things to do out and about, things to try in your apartment and tips about apartment living, all right here in our blog.


10 Summer Smoothie Recipes
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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We've chosen 10 smoothies that satisfy our nutritional goals for eating enough fiber and healthy fats and incorporate a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables. They also pack a solid punch with protein sources that are nourishing and restorative after strong workouts or long, busy days. 

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Tips for Moving on a Budget
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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People move on tight budgets every day, and while it might take more planning and a little more personal elbow grease, it's entirely possible (and maybe even fun!). Once you've set a realistic budget for your move, you'll have to start planning the logistics, right away. The first step to getting out and into a new home on a tight budget is strategy, and you're going to need one.

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How to Clean Your Dishwasher
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Giving your dishwasher a good scrub down requires some understanding of how your dishwasher works as well as the specific areas that tend to get clogged with food scraps and gunk. Take our tips on How to Clean Your Dishwasher, and get your appliance running smoothly and efficiently for years to come.

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Keeping Pets Cool in the Heat
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Pet Friendly Apartments
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Your pets' fur coats are comfortable and beneficial in the cold, winter months, but in summer, they pack in the warmth and make it easier for your pet to overheat and experience heat exhaustion. You don't have to surrender your outdoor summer plans to keep your best friend safe and healthy. If you stay aware and follow some basic tips for keeping your pet cool and comfortable, you can both enjoy a bright, hot season outside.

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Memorial Day Recipes
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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Start off Summer with a patriotic, Memorial Day celebration with your friends and family and indulge in new twists on some of your favorite cookout recipes. Whether you prefer hearty burgers and creamy salads, or fresh fruit and light, nutty side dishes, we've got something for everyone.

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Decorate Your Patio on a Budget
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Whether you want to jazz up last year's furniture or start fresh, you can decorate your patio on a budget. With careful planning and simple purchases, you can transform your outdoor space into a cozy, relaxing oasis that will serve you for months to come.

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Dog Park Etiquette
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Pet Friendly Apartments
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In order to make your time at the dog park as happy as it is safe for everyone, it's important to keep in a mind a few simple practices in proper dog park etiquette. Staying aware and concious of your own pet is an excellent first step in creating a relaxed environment for all dog park visitors.

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Outdoor Spring Festivals in Hampton Roads
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA

From oceanfront and riverfront music festivals to outdoor bazaars and beer and wine tastings hosted on the grounds of lush, city parks, when you want to get out and celebrate the season with music, food and friends, you've got options this spring in Hampton Roads.

 
Richard Morrissey, Assistant Manager of the Year
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Assistant Manager, Rich Morrissey, was awarded the Assistant Manager of the Year for properties with under 250 units.

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When You Have to Break Your Lease
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Even the most responsible renters must sometimes face unexpected circumstances and life-changing events that may alter their ability to remain in their existing lease. When job changes, military orders, major illness, injury or other unplanned experiences show up, breaking your lease may be your only option. In those cases, it's important to know what steps to take to ensure that you act responsibly to protect your credit, your finances and your legal record.

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