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Amenities that make your apartment a home

Amenities are the key to comfortable, convenient apartment living. Check out some of the staples in our communities!

Living in a Dog-Friendly Apartment

In today's apartment search, one of the top-rated 'must haves' are pet-friendly apartments.

Find the Right Downtown Apartment

Living downtown is growing more popular by the minute, especially in Des Moines! With our broad selection of downtown communities, Hubbell Apartment Living has an option that suits every lifestyle.

5 reasons to live at Carbon 550

Downtown Des Moines is the hottest place to live! Lucky for you, we're giving you 5 reasons to move into Carbon 550 today!

The Joys of Living Downtown

Des Moines is the place to be, and we're happy to help you find your next downtown apartment or townhome!

Yoga tips for beginners

Looking for a new way to unwind? Try yoga - the perfect combination of balance and strength. Better yet, this can be done in a group class setting or in the comfort of your own living room. Breathe, relax, and grab your mat!

I'm Ready for a new place. Should I rent or buy?

It's the age-old question: should I rent or buy my next place? We're here to break it down and weigh in with years of experience!

6 Ways to Save Money on an Apartment

Cutting costs on living expenses is one easy way to take control of your budget. Check out our 6 tips for saving money when renting!

How to Reorganize your closet

Closet taking over your life? We've all been there. Take back your space with some of our favorite closet organization tips & tricks!

The Benefits of Living in a Smoke-Free Apartment Community

Our residents' safety and well-being is always at the top of our minds. That's why all Hubbell Apartment Living communities are smoke-free! When you rent with us, you'll be able to take advantage of the following benefits and have peace of mind about the quality of the property's shared spaces.

Take Advantage of Your Community Room

Most apartment buildings are equipped with fantastic shared amenities, and community rooms are one of the most versatile! Be sure to inquire with your property manager if you want to reserve your community's space for an upcoming event or party!

A Historic Renovation: Spaulding Lofts

One of the largest historic renovations in Hubbell history is that of Spaulding Lofts in Grinnell, Iowa, located about one hour east of Des Moines. Home to Grinnell College, this small city had a big time project for Hubbell.

How to choose the perfect houseplant

Is it time to freshen up your apartment? We've collected a list of some of our favorite houseplants that will add a splash of greenery and life to your space.

Décor on a Dollar

You don't have to break the bank in order to up your décor game! Thankfully, we live in a world where Pinterest exists and makes DIY projects more doable. Here are some quick ways you can refresh some of your existing pieces!

How Do I Know Which Apartment Community is Right For Me?

In a sea of dozens of complexes in various locations, determining which apartment community is right for you can seem overwhelming. But, there's no need to fear! We've put together 4 topics to consider when on the hunt for your next apartment.

Reasons to Love Living in Downtown Des Moines

Downtown Des Moines has grown into a business and cultural center that consistently receives national attention.

Downtown Des Moines' Best Luxury Apartments

Looking to live in luxury? Hubbell Apartment Living has you covered! We've rounded up the best downtown luxury apartments in our fleet - take a look and stop by for a tour today!

How to Avoid Frequent Moves

If you find yourself spending more time moving than actually enjoying your home, check out these tips for avoiding frequent moves!

What does an apartment manager do?

Apartment managers play a big part in making a property feel unique, safe, and like home. They work tirelessly behind the scenes to cultivate and build community for their residents. We're so thankful for our incredible team of property managers!

Roommate tips for young professionals

Living with roommates as a young professional is a whole new ball game. Here's our best advice for navigating the new waters.
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