How to Make a Living Feature Wall

We are excited to bring another guest post to the blog, just in time for Spring. This month’s post is written by Lucy Crawford from Lawn Starter.

How To Make A Living Feature Wall

There are lots of things you can hang on your wall to spruce up your apartment – framed artwork, family photographs, stylish clocks, for example. However, have you ever considered a living feature wall? Plants can help breathe new life into your residence and will freshen up a room in both a literal and figurative sense. Continue reading

Where Do YOU Want to LIVE in Downtown Madison?

Odds are you have your apartment already set for the 2019-2020 leasing term in the campus area of Madison, WI. In the off chance that you are still looking, guess what? We still have quite a few units available to rent! Now the question becomes, where do you see yourself living? There are so many options in the downtown Madison area! We’re here to help. We’ve broken down some of the popular neighborhoods to live in downtown Madison, plus we have a special going on right now too!!

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Living Room Love | Guest Blog Post – Jane Antonovich

We are excited to bring another guest post to the blog. Jane Antonovich from Jane Antonovich Designs is back with part 3 of the 4 part Feng Shui Series on the MPM blog. If you missed part 1, you can check it out here: Feng Shui for Love and Romance. If you missed part 2, you can check it out here: Feng Shui for Health and Wellness.

Living Room Love!

Feng shui design is fun and exciting and can be incredibly transformative! Look what we’ve been up to — this is the living room in the charming St. Louis home of Laura.
Laura moved to her new home this spring and her home was a blank slate (well, with a little clutter tossed in)–and she was very open to allowing a BIG JUMP in energy for her home and her life–very BRAVE! Here are a few before pictures (previous owners) of her living room: Continue reading

Featured Property: New Stonewood Crossing Luxury Townhomes | Sun Prairie

New to Sun Praire, the Stonewood Crossing property is currently being built! Live in a growing residential area, walking distance to Buck and Honey’s, Prairie Athletic Club, and multiple parks. Each of these rentals offers the high-end finishes of a luxury apartment along with the comfort and privacy of townhome life. These units offer private garages, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, luxury vinyl plank flooring, and in-unit washers and dryers. Continue reading

Back to School Special + Featured Property

Welcome back to all of the students! We hope you all had a wonderful holiday break and wish you a Happy New Year! As we come up on the end of the second week back, are you back into the school groove yet, or still working on it?! We know coming back from a long break can be difficult! Be sure to check out our post on How to Recover from the Post-Holiday Food Coma! The post has tips that will help you get back into the groove of things and get you ready to hit those books again! Continue reading

Winter’s Not Over Yet- Tips to Save Heat in Your Apartment

The subzero temperatures in Wisconsin may be gone for now, however, winter is still in full swing and isn’t going anywhere too soon! Are you one of those people who likes to keep the temperature at 65 degrees and no higher in the winter, or are you one to turn it all the way up and eat the high heat costs? Today, we’re sharing some tips on keeping your apartment warm while keeping your heating bill down.

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Featured Building: VENTURE Luxury High Rise | Madison, WI


VENTURE, a step above. Quality living, overlooking Hilldale Mall and Shorewood Hills. Located one block west of Hilldale Mall at 619 N. Segoe Road, VENTURE features 12 stories of stunning one bedroom through three bedroom apartment homes ranging from 567 sq. ft. to 1,506 sq. ft. Each offers an apartment living experience like no other.

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Transition Your Apartment from Fall to Winter

We know Fall has just arrived, but now that it’s getting colder, Winter is getting closer! We want you to be prepared. We’re sharing some ways to transition your apartment from fall to winter!

Wardrobe

Not everyone likes to keep fall/winter and spring/summer clothing separate, but if you do, now is the time to start transitioning all of those spring/summer pieces out of your closet for the colder seasons.
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Renewing Your Lease in the Madison Campus/Downtown Area

high rise housing renewingIt’s that time of year. You’ve just moved into your apartment, are finally settling in, and suddenly you’re already being asked about renewing your lease for the 2018-2019 lease term! You may be thinking “I don’t even know if I’m going to like who I’m living with or where I’m living now, so how am I supposed to choose for next year already?”. We totally understand!

Madison’s campus area market is a unique one. Almost all apartments in the campus area begin leasing for the following fall nearly 11 months in advance. It seems crazy, we know, but MPM adheres to this schedule in order to be as fair and efficient as possible for our residents and property owners.

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Ways to Meet People at Your New Apartment

Whether you are living alone and want to meet some of your neighbors, or you live with your friends and you all want to make some new friends, meeting new people in your apartment community is easier than you may think!

Introduce Yourselves to Your Neighbors

Don’t be shy. Say hi and introduce yourselves while in the hallway, getting your mail, in the parking area, or even walking your dog. Spark up a conversation or at least exchange names so that you can have a conversation in the future.

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