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Amanda Mears

Amanda Mears
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Amanda has worked as a journalist, an SEO copywriter, and a social media specialist. Her aim as a Four Walls contributor is to provide something worth reading and create a community for people who lease and love it. She’s also a real person, not just a mysterious internet writer, who loves silversmithing, podcast-binging, and trying to figure out how to fix her rented apartment’s bad linoleum floor (see, just like you!)

Sometimes browsing through rental listings can be shocking. If I had a dollar for every time I thought, "Who would pay $4,000 for a closet in San Francisco?!" I would have enough money to actually...

Last week all the fancy tech companies headed to Las Vegas for a little something called CES (Consumer Electronics Show). Amidst the smart cars and virtual reality devices, there are always some cool home-related things...
exercise-in-your-apartment

If working out more in 2016 was one of your New Year's resolutions, you've probably already discovered that getting to the gym in the gray, cold January weather is not going to be easy. If you live...
finding an apartment.

Picking out a place to temporarily call home can bring out the inner commitment-phobe in anyone. Once you sign a lease on an apartment, you’re locked in until death do you part (or the...
tips-for-landlords

Call us optimists, but we like to think most landlords out there are genuinely trying to do their best at owning and renting a property. However, we also believe that nobody is perfect. Here are...

Pantone went really crazy this year and released not one, but TWO colors of the year for 2016. The pastel-rose hue and periwinkle blue that were crowned as color royalty for the next year...

It was a challenge, but somehow we found a way to make renting even easier. Use this magic quiz to narrow down your apartment search and predict the kind of rental you should be...
Reasons to love your studio apartment

Common sense dictates that when you live in a small space, you don't want too many big pieces of furniture. At the same time, though, spending all your extra cash to buy small items...
raising kids in an apartment.

More families than ever are choosing to live in an apartment, even with children. Renting a place can give you flexibility, the opportunity to live in an area you could never afford to buy...
Where to find free moving boxes

Originally published on KSL.  Moving is not easy. Even after you've found somewhere to live, you still have to pack up all that stuff, call up your closest friends and family to cash in a...
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