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Sep 21
Holiday Events

Fall is here! And we are so excited to share with you some of the amazing events that are happening in the area.

  • Oktoberfest Northwest at the Washington State Fair Events Center from October 6th through October 8th from 12pm to midnight.

  • New Years Eve Fireworks at the Space Needle on December 31st.

We hope you enjoy all that is happening around Metropolitan Place Apartments during this season!

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Aug 15
Stay Cool

Here at Metropolitan Place Apartments, we know the struggle is real when it comes to staying cool in the summer high temperatures. We want to offer you some fun suggestions to help you avoid the heat!

-Take a dip in the pool

-Make some yummy popsicles in your freezer

-Visit your local ice cream shop

-Take a trip to an air-conditioned mall

-Enjoy some frozen fruit

We hope these summer time tips come in handy this season. We want to wish you a happy summer!

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Jul 17
Have Questions?

Here at Metropolitan Place Apartments we aim to maintain open communication. One of our goals is to answer any questions you may have. Check the frequently asked question section of our website and see if weve answered any of the questions that you may have. If you still have remaining questions feel free to give our office a visit. Click HERE to check it out!

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Jun 29
Summer Fun

We are excited to share with you some of the fun summer events happening in our area:

-July 8th: Seattle Seafair Pirates Traditional Landing at Alki Beach at 1:30pm

-July 9th: Return to Renton Car Show in Downtown Renton from 8am-4pm

-Starting July 11th: Farmers Market in Downtown Renton every Tuesday

-July 15th: Downtown Renton Summer Fest at Piazza Park and Pavillion from 3pm-7pm

-July 29th: Seafair Torchlight Parade at 7:30pm

-August 6th: Seattle Salmon Fest

-August 21...

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Jun 22
Make Your Apartment SMART

At Metropolitan Place Apartments we aim to provide the best experience possible. By signing up for smart apartments powered by Dwelo, you will find comfort at the touch of a button. With this feature you can unlock your front door using your cell phone which means no more searching to find your keys to unlock the door. You are also able to regulate energy usage by controlling the lights and air conditioning also from your phone. Sign up today to understand the luxury of smart apartments.

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May 16
Spring Time Travel

This time of year can be a very busy season. Whether you are planning a trip in the future or going on one sometime soon, there are many things that would be useful to pack in your carry-on bag. Take a look at these tips:

-Chap Stick

-Snacks

-Gum

-Camera

-Cell Phone

-A Good Book

-Headphones

Metropolitan Place Apartments wishes you happy and safe travels during this season!

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Apr 24
Friends Make the BEST Neighbors

Friends make the best neighbors! At Metropolitan Place Apartments we offer you $250 for referring your friends. Come by the leasing office today to find out more information. You could benefit just for sharing your neighborhood with a friend. Learn more today!

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Mar 23
Go Green!

Going green can not only help us save the environment, but it can also help save you some money. At Metropolitan Place Apartments, we strive to make your life as efficient and easy as possible. We wanted to provide some easy ways to help you go green and even save a few dollars.

-Wash only full loads in the dishwasher.

-Air dry clothing.

-Use rags that can be reused instead of paper towels.

-Put electronics on power strips and turn them off when not in use.

-Make use of rechar...

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Feb 15
It's a Month of Love!

February is the month of love! Whether you want to show your significant other that you love them or someone else around you, there are many different things you can do to show that you care. Here are a few tips we want to share so that you can make those around you feel loved all year long!

-Leave a note: Leave someone you care about a note letting them know how much they mean to you and your favorite qualities about them. This will make their day!

-Bring a treat: Bring them something ...

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Jan 16
Avoid Catching a Cold

When the weather is chilly, it becomes instantly easier to catch a cold. We have come up with a few ways to help you avoid catching a bug this winter season.

  • Apple Cider Vinegar: There are many health benefits to drinking apple cider vinegar. If you drink 1 oz. a day it should help boost your immune system and stimulate digestion.

  • Vitamin C: This will also help boost your immune system. Try orange juice, lemons, strawberries, or even vitamin C packets you can buy at the store.

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Dec 23
Complete ALL your New Year's Goals

The New Year comes with many resolutions that are often difficult to keep up with. We have come up with a few tips to keep you on track with your goals for the upcoming year.

Step 1: Write out your goals. This will help you to remember the exact items you wanted to accomplish.

Step 2: Create a plan of action. If you have practical steps to completing your plan you will be more likely to take action.

Step 3: Dont give up! It can be easy to not follow through with the goals you have ...

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Nov 18
Let Your Voice Be Heard!

We are so glad you call Metropolitan Place home! What do you love about living here?

Please review us online at Yelp, ApartmentRatings, Facebook, or here on the website!

We are always looking for ways to improve and accommodate you better. Providing excellent customer service is our #1 priority so please share your feedback!

Let your voice be heard! Log on and make a difference!

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Oct 21
Fall Favorites

Happy fall, everyone! This is such a wonderful time of year and we wanted to share some delicious coffee beverages to kick off this cozy season.

Pumpkin Spice Latte (of course!)

Salted Caramel Mocha

Caramel Apple Cider

Vanilla Chai with an add shot of espresso

These are a few of our favorite fall beverages here at Metropolitan Place Apartments. We hope everyone is enjoying this wonderful season!

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Sep 21
Food Safety for Pups

At Metropolitan Place Apartments we absolutely LOVE pets! We want all of our guests to know that when you live here your pets will be valued just as much as you are. We also care about the safety of your pets. We want to share a few items that you should AVOID giving to dogs in order to keep them happy and healthy!

Chocolate

Avocado

Coffee

All forms of Onions

Grapes

Garlic

We care about the safety of all pets. Be sure to avoid feeding your pups these treats in order to k...

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Aug 5
Packing for Vacation

Many people look forward to taking vacations in the summer time. Here are a few things you may not want to forget when going on your trips this summer:

First Aid Kit You will want to be prepared for anything, just in case!

Bathing Suit You may not think you will need it but its better to be safe than sorry.

Phone Charger In case of emergency you may want your phone. Also, your phone may double as your camera so you will want that even more so you can document your adventures....

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Jul 7
Follow Us on Pinterest!

Did you know we are on Pinterest? Catch up on the latest and greatest in apartment living, cute pets, and so much more!

Metropolitan Place Apartments want you to get the most information you can so click HERE to follow us now!

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Jun 13
Summer Time S'mores

It can be so much fun to sit by the campfire, roast some marshmallows, and make a sweet treat. Here are some fun suggestions to put a twist on the summer classic.

Mix up the base Try making your smores using different types of graham crackers. Try using cinnamon sugar, vanilla, or even chocolate flavors!

Mix up the sweets Experiment with different types of chocolates. You could try dark chocolate, peanut butter cups, or white chocolate.

Mix up the fluffiness There are so ma...

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May 13
Speedy Service Requests

What do you love the most about living at Metropolitan Place Apartments? We hope that you immediately thought of how fast your service requests are answered!

We strive to complete all service requests in no more than 3 hours. Did you know that our average service time is actually 1 hour and 42 minutes? 90% of your service requests are completed within 3 hours.

We appreciate our maintenance staff and we hope you do too!

Thank you for calling Metropolitan Place Apartments home.

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Mar 16
Create Your Own Coffee and Tea Bar!

Creating an atmosphere that makes all of your company is very important. One way that you can do this is by creating a coffee and tea station in your home. Here are some ways that you can create this fun feature in your home! Get creative! Add fun pictures or chalk boards to create a welcoming visual.

Supplies: Make sure you have a coffee maker and coffee or tea so that guests will have something delicious to sip on.

Extras: Find a fun way to display different syrups, sugars, or othe...

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Jan 26
Like Us On Facebook!

Did you know Metropolitan Place Apartments is on Facebook? Join our online community and learn about resident events and news! Share our photos and learn about our Resident Referral Program!

Click HERE to like us today!

Thank you for calling Metropolitan Place Apartments home!

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Dec 11
Happy Holidays!

The team at Metropolitan Place would like to formally wish you a very Happy Holiday season and a Happy New Year. As a reminder, we do accept packages here in the Leasing Office, don't forget to pick them up before the 25th! If we can accommodate you in any other way, please let us know. We know you have many choices when it comes to choosing your home, thank-you for calling Metropolitan Place home.

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Nov 5
It's Apple Season

Fall is apple season! It is the perfect time to enjoy apples, in all their varieties. Ever wonder which type of apple is best for pies? Which is good for applesauce? Use this list to help you decide. The best apples for snacking on are Red Delicious, Fuji, Winesap, and Gala. Apples are also great for pies! The best type to use to make a delicious pie are Granny Smith, Golden Delicious, Newtown Pippin, and Rome. Apples are known for applesauce too! Use a Newtown Pippin, Elstar, Rome, or Golden...

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Oct 29
Eating Green

What you eat makes a difference in the health of the planet. Try eating closer to home. Try to find produce, dairy, and meat that is grown and raised in our area. You can speak with the produce manager at the local grocery store to find out where those grapes and tomatoes are grown. You can also visit farmers' markets or local farms. These efforts contribute to a healthier planet and a healthier lifestyle.

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Aug 20
Improve Your Credit Score by Paying Rent?

RentPlus is a unique program to help you build your credit without incurring additional debt, and is only offered to our valued residents. Below are a few reasons everyone should sign up! Youre already paying your rent on time, let that work for you Build your credit without taking out a loan or getting a credit card Build your credit profile by paying monthly rent on time A higher credit score can reduce the cost of deposits, down payments, interest rates and insurance rates ...

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Jul 23
ePay

We are always looking at ways to make your life easier. How about a way to make paying your rent quicker, easier and more secure? With ePay you may pay by credit/debit card, e-check or MoneyGram it's all easy with ePay. You make your monthly rental payments online on a reoccurring basis instead of having to worry about making a special trip into the office every month! ePay gives you 24/7 access to log on to your account to make payments and check your account balance. No more calling the...

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Jun 23
Job Fair

Interviews on the Spot!
Where: Wasatch Hills Apartments
510 Stevens Ave SW
Renton, Wa 98057
When: Wed, July 1st, 10am-2pm

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Jun 10
Why Not More Music?

Why not more music? That question is one that is worth asking especially in todays world. With the advent of decreasing budgets, music has been or could be eliminated from most schools. But that does not mean it should be eliminated from life.
Music enhances our lives by fulfilling several needs such as: making the work environment more pleasant or just pure entertainment. Thats why if a young person shows any interest in music, playing air guitar or drums or singing all the time, ...

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May 27
Have a “Spot of Tea”

The rates of type 2 diabetes are lower in countries where there is a high consumption of black tea according to a recent study. Researchers in Switzerland examined 50 countries and compared the amount of tea consumed to the rates of diabetes. The top three tea drinking countries were Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Turkey. The nations with the lowest consumption were South Korea, Brazil, China, Morocco, and Mexico. In those countries with high levels of black tea consumption, the diabetes ra...

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Apr 15
Friends Become Your Neighbors

Wouldn't be great if your friends were your neighbors and because of that you received $300? Find out how easy that is by stopping into our office and allowing us to explain how our resident referral program works! At Metropolitan Place we love to reward our residents who invite their friends to become their neighbors by moving into our community!

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Apr 3
Origin of the Easter Bunny

Ever wonder why Easter is celebrated with a bunny and colored eggs? The history of the Easter bunny can be traced back to pre-Christian times, to a pagan fertility goddess named Eostrefrom which the word Easter was derived. Representing the season of spring and renewal, the pagan goddess was often accompanied by a hare. Some legends tell that Eostre granted the hare powers to lay eggs once a year. Thus, through the centuries and numerous interpretations, we celebrate what we kn...

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Feb 27
CONTEST WINNER

Congratulations to Metropolitan Place resident Rebecca S. for winning the "Don't Trash Metropolitan Collection" pledge challenge. Rebecca has been a resident here for almost 3 years. She is currently a barista and going to school to become an elementary school teacher. In her spare time, she loves to knit and read books. Rebecca loves living in Renton and plans to stay in Renton for a very long time. Congrats Rebecca and thanks to everyone who took the pledge. Together we can make a difference!!

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Dec 31
LOOKING FOR A NEW JOB?

In today's economy, more people are looking for work. One way is to post your resume online, but take care. Identity thieves use these sites to steal information. These tips can help minimize your risk. Use only sites that protect your personal data. Casual browsers should not see your full name, address, etc. If a potential employer is interested, they should get personal information only by request from you. If you do receive a job offer, be cautious if it seems too good to be true. It may ...

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Nov 3
Talking Turkey

As the leaves turn and the air becomes crisper, there's no doubt that fall is upon us and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. And no Thanksgiving is complete without everyone's favorite fowl. But did you ever wonder where this succulent bird got its unique name And why it has to share it with a country half way around the globe? The reason has to do with a simple case of mistaken identity. When the Spanish first found the bird and brought it back to Europe, the English mistook it for a to...

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Sep 3
SKIP THE MEAT

Would you like to live a healthier life and do some good for the planet at the same time? Try going meatless at least one or two times per week. According to a study, eating 20 percent fewer animal products each week can reduce your carbon footprint as much as would switching from a sedan to a fuel efficient hybrid. Not only will you be helping the planet, you could also potentially be helping your heart.

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Jul 25
FYI: WE REALLY APPRECIATE YOU

As you know, the management staff here is dedicated to serving you, and we appreciate our residents. Don't hesitate to stop by the management offices to say hello, and to let us know if there is anything we can do to improve your home, or your satisfaction with this community. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our longer-term residents for continuing to choose our community for your home. We would also like to welcome our newer residents to the community. We have a great group ...

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Apr 30
OUR MOTHER’S ARE BEAUTIFUL

On this Mothers Day, we should all remember our mothers by calling them and saying, I love you. They deserve it! We all probably take for granted all that our mothers went through to bring us up into this world. Through the years, there were moments we didnt have much time to say hi to our moms because we were busy creating our own lives. Thats why we should call her this Mothers Day and tell her how much we love her. If your mother is no longer with you, send the message out to the ...

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Feb 4
TRAVELING HEALTHY

When traveling, it is easy to fall into the trap of unhealthy eating. Fast food is quick and easy, but it can become hazardous to your health. Try to pack along some healthy snacks when you are sightseeing. Sandwiches, fruit, crackers, nuts, string cheese, and granola bars are better alternatives to what you can generally find in a fast food restaurant. A bottle of water is a better choice than a soft drink.

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Oct 2
CHILI COOK-OFF

Metropolitan Collection is holding our first ever Chili Cook-Off! All residents and friends are invited! Bring your best chili and/or cornbread for a chance to win More details coming soon.

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Sep 4
RENT CHANGES COMING SOON

Starting October 1st 2013, we will no longer be accepting paper rent. This means actual rent checks, money orders, cashiers checks and checks sent to us by your bank. Our online payment system is convenient, easy and free to pay by e check. All you need is your bank account routing number and account number. If you do not have a bank account, you can pay with cash at any Money Gram location or use your credit card. Look for more instructions to come and dont hesitate to stop by the leasing ...

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Aug 7
Annual School Supply Drive

It's that time of year again! The homeless children in our community need help preparing for school. There is a drop box in the Leasing Office in Burnett Station. All donations are greatly appreciated!

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Feb 7
Welcome to Resident Services!

Easy living just got easier with our new Resident Center! Now you can submit a service request, testimonial or find out about all upcoming events held for our residents. Check in often for even more updates!

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