Four Tips to Creating a Home Gym in an Apartment

Four Tips to Creating a Home Gym in an Apartment

Home gyms used to be thought of as dedicated rooms filled to the brim with bulky exercise equipment. Many preferred to go to a recreational facility, likely because of the space it provided. However, the pandemic has shown those seeking an active lifestyle that the gym doesn’t always have to be the place to go. […]

What to Look for Before Renting a Home in Ottawa

What to Look for Before Renting a Home in Ottawa

If you’re getting ready to move, starting to look for a new place can feel overwhelming. There are plenty of options available, but it’s up to you to narrow it down to where you want to be. Perhaps you have your eye on a specific neighbourhood or want a space with more bedrooms than you […]

Five Pet-Friendly Spots Around Accora Village for You and Your Pet

Five Pet-Friendly Spots Around Accora Village for You and Your Pet

Exploring the area around where you live helps you feel more connected to the place you call home. This experience is only enhanced by bringing along your four-legged best friend. At Accora Village, we allow pets of all shapes and sizes in our spaces. Our pet-friendly apartments in Ottawa are also in a wonderful neighbourhood […]

Apartment vs. Townhouse vs. House: What are the Differences?

Apartment vs. Townhouse vs. House: What are the Differences?

Looking for a new place to lay your head can be a challenge. With the many options that are available, choosing which homes are the best fit for you is a huge decision. When making this decision, it is important to consider your lifestyle; are you more of a homebody or do you enjoy going […]

6 Best Plants for Apartment Living

6 Best Plants for Apartment Living

Do you feel like your apartment’s missing something, or just doesn’t have that vibrant and inviting look? Add plants!  There are plenty of reasons why people are learning to embrace greenery in their homes. Aside from being a much more sustainable decor piece, plants purify your air, add colour and character to any interior, and […]

Best Winter Date Activities Around Accora Village

Best Winter Date Activities Around Accora Village

With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, you might be looking for some ideas to help you plan a day to celebrate your special someone. Or for any singles out there, this could be an ideal opportunity to spend some quality time with the friends and family you love. Either way, we’re here to help you make […]

Winter Trail Wonderland: Wellness Walks to Start the New Year off Right

At Accora Village, we know how important it is to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. Part of that not only includes a balanced diet but also plenty of daily exercise. During the winter season, when it is easier to stay in and watch the snow fall outside, we recommend getting out outside and making the […]

Winter Décor Tips: How to Bring the Holiday Season into Your Apartment

Winter Décor Tips: How to Bring the Holiday Season into Your Apartment

It’s that time of year again! It’s snowy and chilly outside, which means your home should be ultra-cozy and inviting. Here are five winter décor tips to help you make your home more magical and festive. Wool Rugs Natural materials like wool are miracle workers. Not only do they absorb sound (the thicker, the better), […]

How to Make Your Apartment Picture Perfect

How to Make Your Apartment Picture Perfect

Decorating your apartment is fun and exciting to do, especially if it’s your first one or if it’s your creative outlet. If you want to showcase your living space, here are some key tips on how to rearrange it and make your apartment look picture perfect! It is even easier to make a picture-perfect apartment […]

5 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Rental Apartment

It doesn’t matter if it’s your very first apartment or your fifth – if you’re an apartment hunter, there are key factors you should always consider before committing to a rental apartment. To help you feel confident before you sign a lease, remember to first inquire about these five factors listed below. Location, Location, Location […]