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If you’re considering an apartment rental in Kamloops but are concerned about carrying the expense of rent on your own, you could share a 2 bedroom apartment with a TRU student and split the cost of rent and utilities. Each year, hundreds of students look for off campus housing near TRU, so finding a housemate isn’t difficult. What can be challenging is finding a housemate who is a good fit.
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Off campus housing is good choice for TRU students who want the independence, freedom and privacy that Thompson Rivers University housing cannot provide. Regardless of whether you rent an apartment or home off-campus, or live in TRU residences, you’ll want to protect your valuables from theft by getting renters insurance (also known as tenant insurance).
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Living sustainably protects the earth’s resources and limits our impact on the environment as we go about our daily lives. If you live in a Kamloops apartment, you’ll be happy to know that you’re already ahead of other types of homes where sustainability is concerned.
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If you’d like to save money furnishing your Kamloops apartment, we’ve curated a list of resources below for affordable used furniture, kitchenware, and household decor. Whether you’re a first-time renter, a student sharing an apartment, or just like to save money, we hope this article is helpful.
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If you rent an apartment in Kamloops and you’d like to stay in shape while saving money on expensive fitness classes and equipment, there are many free fitness options. Most apartments don’t have much room for fitness equipment. You might have space for a spin bike or stepper, but a full set of weights, weight bench or home gym will probably take up too much space.
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If you rent a Kamloops apartment, there are many things you can do to save money and simplify your life. The following are a few easy ways for apartment renters to cut costs. 1) Find an Apartment Mate and Split Rent and Food Costs While this tip is obvious, it’s worth mentioning....

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