Category Archives: Housing

Find and rent an appartment in the San Francisco Bay Area or nearby Stanford can be quite difficult. Find here our advices to make this quest easier and how to find furnitures.

Crazy rent prices in the San Francisco Bay Area

If you are moving in the SF Bay in the coming months, you are probably already seeking (online) for a place to rent. This is not easy task when you are abroad without knowing the local Californian market. After your … Continue reading

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Estate Sales

A move to the United States across the Atlantic is expensive. Therefore, furnishing your new home on a budget can be challenging, but does not have to be. A great way to find inexpensive furniture, kitchenware and other household items … Continue reading

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Living in the Oak Creek Apartments

We’d never lived in an apartment complex before coming to California. When we first arrived we started looking at ordinary houses but we couldn’t find one we really liked. Then we thought we might as well look at the many apartments along … Continue reading

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Renting Household Equipment

My husband and I came to the Bay Area in January 2009. At that time, we didn’t know how long we would be staying in the US. We were really relieved when we discovered that we could rent our household … Continue reading

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The Carpet

As pointed out in a previous post about apartments, almost all rental apartments in the Bay Area that you will come across will have the same color of carpet. But, you may ask, why this color – a grayish-beige to … Continue reading

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