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Why Fall is the Best Time to Look for a Dallas Apartment!

First and foremost, touring in the freezing cold or the blazing heat is honestly a nightmare. It’s hard to focus on the apartment when you’re either kicking yourself for not bringing a jacket or too nervous to lift your arms up because wow, sweat. And don’t even get us started about winter. Imagine, you are just snug as a bug in a rug, ready to press “continue watching” as you barrel into the 5th consecutive episode, and you realize you literally HAVE to go out into the brutally cold weather. Why, you ask? Because you have to go pick out the next place you will watch an ungodly amount of Netflix in when your lease is up next week. But hey, never forget that when you are looking for a Dallas apartment with Smart City, staying put in your couch cocoon is always an option.

Just think, right now you could be curled up in your covers watching Netflix while we do your apartment search for you! Sometimes we even video tour the apartment for you if we are able to! We work with plenty of different types of clients and we see that everyone picks out an apartment in their own way. We understand that many people like to see the apartment themselves, feel it out, spend 20 minutes figuring out which way the couch should go and all that jazz. Our locators also have a knack for hopping on the phone with a client and getting a genuine grasp of exactly what they’re looking for within minutes. We have clients who lease a place without even looking at it because their decision is based solely on trusting us!  We’re all about going the extra mile for our clients. Dallas apartments are just so beautiful we love showing them to you!

The biggest reason fall is the best time to look for an apartment is because winter prices are incredible! Not all prices are going to go way down, but we definitely see an influx of specials that make taking your apartment off the market even easier! We’ve told you before that summer prices are tough, mainly because of the timeline we all got stuck in after graduating college.

If you’re sick of having to load a UHaul in 100+ degree weather and paying super high summer prices, tell your apartment locator that you’re interested in pricing on a longer lease term. Typically, prices jump up when you sign anything less than a 12-month lease because a full year term is the standard and ideal time frame. All that to say, if you start looking in the fall, you’ll be ready to jump on the deals we find in winter!

If you’re one to jump on opportunities, winter pricing will be your favorite thing because no one really likes to move around the Holidays. This means that you and your wallet can majorly reap the benefits! If you endure what many are not willing to, you’d be surprised how much it can pay off.

Another great thing about this fall in particular is that we have so many great properties opening up! If you’ve never done a hard-hat tour, you better get your Snapchat locked and loaded. Nothing is cooler than showing all of your friends how sweet your new apartment will be as you literally get to see it being built! They give you a construction hat and everything, it’s like so Village People, you guys.

We’re uber pumped about some new places that are opening up this fall/winter, be sure to ask your locator about them! We’re talking one month free move-in specials and $600 gift cards when you sign a lease! Because let’s be real, what even is a brand new apartment if you can’t splurge a little on decorations? We also can’t wait for the new additions to South Dallas, this neighborhood is coming in hot to the scene with places like Alamo Drafthouse and many other notable additions that we can’t wait to see! Dallas is making some really cool changes next year and we are thrilled to see the apartment leasing world play a part in the transformation.

It’s always a good time to be looking for an apartment in Dallas with Smart City, but fall is our favorite. Let us do the legwork on your next lease! Give us a call or text at 214-586-0519 or fill out one of our apartment search forms for more info and to set up a tour today!