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Quickly Make Your CTBest Apartment Appear Clean and Inviting

Posted On: Monday, November 26th, 2018

Clean Your CTBest Apartment

With the holiday season in full swing, it’s a strong possibility that you’ll receive some surprise guests at your CTBest apartment.  To make it look like you have your life together, you know you must make your apartment look clean and feel inviting. Here are a few tips beyond just stashing clutter in baskets and closets to quickly make your apartment look cleaner. Some of these will make your apartment look better and others will help to make your guests feel as at home as possible. (more…)

Thanksgiving Dinner in Your CTBest Apartment

Posted On: Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Thanksgiving Dinner in Your CTBest Apartment Each year as Thanksgiving arrives, there is a beautiful, delicious aroma in the air at every CTBest apartment. Whether you’re hosting a Friendsgiving, a Thanksgiving dinner for two, or inviting the entire family over for a massive feast, you need to plan smart for managing dinner in your kitchen. Hosting Thanksgiving is a fun and rewarding experience but can easily become daunting if you don’t prepare. (more…)

Get a Stronger WiFi Connection in Your CTBest Apartment

Posted On: Thursday, November 15th, 2018

WiFi Connection at CTBest ApartmentsIs there anything more frustrating than being fully engaged with an episode on Netflix or in the middle of a game only to have the system begin to buffer? Everyone knows that WiFi signal strength begins to weaken the farther away you are from the router but what if you’re in the living room and you are still experiencing weak service? If your Wi-Fi signal is being unreliable, there are a few ways you can get a stronger Wi-Fi connection in your CTBest apartment. (more…)

Let the Holiday Season Begin at the Stamford UBS Parade Spectacular

Posted On: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Stamford ParadeFor many in Stamford, the UBS Parade Spectacular held the weekend before Thanksgiving, marks the start to the holiday season. Lights begin to drape the trees downtown, snowflakes appear in shop windows and more than 300,000 spectators line the streets for a two-hour celebration to begin the holiday season.

The parade, to be held November 18 at noon from Summer to Broad to Atlantic Streets, has grown considerably over the years, from a small one-block party with little crowds to an annual event that rivals the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade and brings thousands from across the region. While the Macy’s Day parade is a popular event televised across the world, there’s a warm, at-home feeling in Stamford that you can’t get in New York City. (more…)

Rent or Buy? Here’s What Freddie Mac Has to Say

Posted On: Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

RentvsBuyWith rent prices climbing higher over the past years, many renters question whether they should rent or buy. A new survey by Freddy Mac found that 78-percent of renters across all generations still believe that renting is more affordable than owning a home. This is 11 points higher than in February 2018, when the same survey was conducted.

From Stamford to Norwalk to Branford, the rental market is hot and the lack of availability is only one cause of rental rates skyrocketing. Within the past months, Apartments.com listed more than 2,000 units for rent in Fairfield County, with Zillow listing about 530 standalone houses available on a rental basis. How can you get an amazing apartment in Connecticut when the renter’s market is so tight? Our CTBest team strives to provide renters with a convenient, safe and affordable place to live. (more…)

Think Big at CTBest’s Three Bedroom L-Unit at 65 Prospect Street

Posted On: Monday, October 29th, 2018

65 Prospect Newly RennovatedAffordability, a great location, and plenty of extra space make our three-bedroom L-Unit at 65 Prospect Street one of the most desirable apartments in Stamford. This unit offers three bedroom, two baths, a terrace and 1,350 square feet of comfortable living space. With great features such as a spacious floor plan and ample closet space, the L-unit is a bargain deal for students looking to have roommates, a growing family and even renters looking to settle down. (more…)

Scary Good Halloween Treats for Residents in Stamford, Norwalk and Branford

Posted On: Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Scary Good Halloween TreatsOur CTBestApartments have been in Stamford, Norwalk andBranford for a long time and we know how much our community members enjoy the spooky sweet treats that come along with Halloween. Whether you’re handing candy out to the kids, taking goodie bags to a party or the office, or simply indulging at home, here are some easy, delicious Halloween edibles that can be created, and devoured, in minutes! (more…)

The Benefits of CTBest Online Resident Portals

Posted On: Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

CTBest Online Resident PortalsMost of us have the convenience of life right in our hands through our cell phones and tablets. Digital technology is such an integrated part of our lives that more improvements are being developed on a daily basis. By providing a more efficient way to deal with the burden of daily, weekly, or monthly tasks, technological advancements are constantly upgrading our way of living. Our resident portal is an online platform designed to make our renter’s lives easier by providing an outlet to pay rent online. Many of our renters pay through the portal, but there are still many more using checks, cash and bank transfers to pay rent. What are the benefits of our online portal? If you haven’t tried the platform, you’re missing out! (more…)

Tips on Registering for the Spring 2019 Semester at UConn

Posted On: Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Registering for Spring Semester at UConnIt’s hard to believe that October 22 is the opening day for registering for the Spring 2019 semester at UConn! As most college students know, choosing classes in college is a lot different than in high school. UConn offers hundreds of classes and it’s up to you to strategize a successful plan that fits into your academic schedule. Throughout the years, we have housed thousands of college students and there are some of strategies we’ve learned over the years to help make registration as easy as possible for the upcoming semester. (more…)

Surviving Rainy Days at CTBest Apartments

Posted On: Monday, October 15th, 2018

Rainy Day Activities at CTBest ApartmentsWhether you have lived in the Stamford area for a while or are new to the area, you have realized that rain, fog, mist, it’s all part of the game. There is no reason to cower and hide when the rain starts to fall because Stamford offers some great spots to hang out on a rainy day. If a thunderstorm or massive amount of rain happens to enter the area, then we have also found some entertaining activities to keep you entertained. (more…)