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Spring Cleaning Checklist

It’s hard to keep track of spring chores, so we made a list. Unlike regular housework, “spring cleaning” is about deep cleaning your home. It’s about cleaning all the things that get neglected all year long because life is busy and hectic. It’s also about removing clutter and starting fresh, which is why it’s “spring” … Continued

Checklist: Apartment Essentials

Everything you need if you’re moving into a new apartment Moving is the worst. If you’ve never had your own apartment, you likely have no idea what you actually need. Between furniture, household appliances and supplies, and even general comfort items it can be easy to forget the essentials. Anyone has moved has found themselves … Continued

Keep An Eye Out: New Home Checklist

Before closing, check these things out on your final walkthrough If you’re in the process of buying a house, you probably know that you hold almost all the power. The sellers are basically at your mercy-until closing day! That’s why you’ll need to be diligent during your final walkthrough. It’s your last chance to spot … Continued

Why Young Professionals Should Move to LBK

The Hub City is the ideal place to build a career for young Texans. The 806 is a hub for higher education Texas Tech University There are opportunities abound for young professionals seeking higher education. Texas Tech University main campus has almost 40,000 students, and the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and Texas Tech School … Continued

Neighborhood Profile: Heart of Lubbock

This neighborhood association and historical district is hard to “beat”. Location The Heart of Lubbock community makes up a perfect square mile. University Avenue and Avenue Q border it to the east and west, with 19th Street and 34th bordering north to south. Situated right next to Tech Terrace, Heart of Lubbock also serves as … Continued

Neighborhood Profile: Tech Terrace

Why is Tech Terrace known as The Best Square Mile in Lubbock? Location Along the south border of Texas Tech University, Tech Terrace does indeed make up a square. The boundaries are 19th Street, University Avenue, 34th Street and Indiana Avenue. Situated next to the medical district, Tech Terrace is perfect for students and faculty … Continued

6 “Instagram Worthy” Locations in Lubbock

While many say that Lubbock is one of the most boring places in the United States, many local and Texas Tech University residents beg to differ. One of the ways to tell is the many Instagram-worthy places in Lubbock that not only offer a stylish selfie, but a fun time as well. Holly Hop Ice … Continued

Downtown Lubbock Landmarks

  You can’t really know the 806 until you make it downtown. So, where are all the landmarks? Buddy Holly Center-1801 Crickets Ave. As a tribute to the late Buddy Holly (a Lubbock Native), the Center focuses on bringing the arts to the Lubbock community. Within the center are the Buddy Holly Gallery, the Foyer … Continued

Red Raider Housing: Renting vs. Buying for Your Student

Here are a few questions you’ll need to ask yourself when deciding to rent or buy a house for your child. Can you afford an investment property? Before you do anything else, we suggest meeting with a financial adviser. Houses are an asset, but can also be a liability (mortgage payments, etc.). You’ll want to … Continued

4 DIY Christmas Centerpiece Ideas

4 DIY Christmas Centerpiece Ideas Tis the season for Christmas parties! Are you struggling with finding inspiration to make your Christmas party more festive? So many activities and errands gets crammed into the days between Thanksgiving and Christmas: Black Friday Shopping, Cyber Monday Shopping, apparently Green Monday is a thing now, visiting Santa, school Christmas … Continued