Tag: Neighbors

The Pros and Cons of Neighbor Apps

Nowadays, connecting with your neighbors can feel more difficult than ever. Many people don’t know their neighbors at all. Or they only say hi to them when they happen to be outside at the same time. When you feel so disconnected from the people who live right next door, you may not have the comforting Read More…

America’s Changing Crime Rates

Whether you’re moving to a new city or you’re just trying to understand how safe you are in your current city, it’s important to learn more about different crime statistics to get an idea of safety. However, these statistics can be difficult both to understand and to interpret. What should you know about safety in Read More…

Is It Safe Living Near a Dispensary?

When you see a local vacant storefront with a sign that says, “Licensed Neighborhood Dispensary Opening Soon,” all sort of thoughts could race through your mind. Will it attract a bad crowd? Will my family be safe? Are my property values going to drop? Many people have the same worries. Let’s run through some of Read More…

Are You Paying the Right Price for Your New Home?

Home buying is a difficult game with expensive stakes. How can you know you’re getting a fair price when you purchase a brand new home?

How to Establish a Neighborhood Watch

A neighborhood watch can be a great way to make your neighborhood a little safer. If a person or property is being harmed, just the couple of minutes that an on-the-spot observer can save could mean the difference between help arriving in time or being way too late. Another helpful aspect of a neighborhood watch Read More…

How Safe is Your Neighborhood?

When you move to a new neighborhood, you want to feel at least as safe as you did in your old neighborhood. In order to do so, it’s important for you to continue to maintain your and your family’s own immediate safety, as well as actively know what’s happening around your new area. These tips Read More…

How to Throw the Best Super Bowl Party

Super Bowl LIV is just around the corner. Even if you’re not a big fan of the game itself, the Super Bowl is an amazing chance to get together with friends and family and have a great time rooting for whichever team you like more. And no matter how you personally feel about the Super Read More…

Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Winter often tends to keep people cooped up inside more than usual. Because it’s so cold outside, you can’t do all the same outdoor activities that you do during the summer. That often weighs heavily on families. Since kids tend to have more energy than adults–and without an outlet for all that energy–they can get Read More…

How to Make Sure You’re Moving to a Safer Neighborhood

Whether you currently live in a more dangerous area, or you just want to make sure your new place is safer than your last, it’s worth taking the time to try and make sure your new home is truly safe. Even if you’re not purchasing a home and you’re only renting, an area’s safety will Read More…

Urban Safety Tips

Whether you’re moving to a new city, or you’re just trying to make your current life in a city safer, learning new and better ways to keep yourself and your family safe can be very important. Staying safe in an urban environment can be a little different from staying safe in the suburbs or in Read More…