When my lease was due to be renewed on my apartment, I was quite happy. It meant that I was finally going to be able to move out of where I was living and into one of the Piedmont Park apartments. I had my eye on these apartments for a while, but I wasn’t sure that I would be able to afford it because they seemed so elite. I was really surprised when a good friend of mine moved there, because I knew we made around the same amount of money from our jobs.
When I asked her about it, she told me how much she was paying for a one bedroom apartment. I was pretty shocked, because it was not much more than what I had been paying for my own apartment. Continue reading →