Moving to Austin? Packing the Perfect Box is Key

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When moving, it is important to properly pack your items. By packing efficiently, you can reduce the number of boxes you need, and you reduce the number of items that are broken in transit. Here are some key tips for packing a box properly. Once you have taped the bottom of the box, crumple up old newspaper to pad the bottom of the box. You should add … [Read more...]

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band Coming to Austin on 5/31

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We're always on the lookout for upcoming Austin concerts to entertain our active resident community at Riverlodge apartments. One such event coming to Austin is Jimmy Buffet and the Coral Reefer Band who will be performing at the Austin 360 Amphitheater at Circuit of the Americas on May 31, 2014. The concert starts at 8 p.m. and is part of the "This One's … [Read more...]

Living Locally: Sign Up for the Austin Craft Beer Tour on 5/3

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If you love trying different types of beer, sign up for Austin Craft Beer Tours. The three-stop tour will actually start at a parking lot located at 600 Driskill St., Austin, TX 78701. You will not be traveling too far from your Riverlodge apartment, and you can try some of the finest beer in the area. The first two stops are usually at local breweries, … [Read more...]

Neighborhood Dining Spotlight: Hunan Riverplace Restaurant

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Are you looking for a great Austin dining spot near our Riverlodge apartments? We recommend visiting the Hunan Riverplace Restaurant. Start off with an appetizer of Veggie Eggrolls, Crispy Crab Puffs or Sweet Potato Fries. If you would rather try the soup, the menu includes Egg Drop Soup, Hot and Sour Soup and Wonton Soup. You can order the soup in a cup or … [Read more...]

Sending Out Resumes? Amp Up the Search at the Austin Job Fair

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If you're looking for new employment options, you should consider attending one of the regular Austin job fairs at the Holiday Inn Austin Midtown. The next job fair is on May 13 and starts at 11 am. You'll get chance to meet local employers face to face and they're looking to recruit now. Registration and attendance at the job fair is free, so you won't … [Read more...]