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Fresh vegetables on a table at a farmers market.

How to Pick the Best Produce at the Farmers Market

2 Minute Read | Jul 15, 2019

Did you know there are 8,720 farmers markets in the US, according to the USDA? That’s an average of about 174 per state. So no matter where you are, you shouldn’t be that far from a local farmers market.

A Bed in a Guest Bedroom in an Apartment.

How To Prepare For Out Of Town Guests

2 Minute Read | Jun 24, 2019

They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. Granted, any houseguest likely already knows you quite well. Still, welcoming them into your home, and doing...

Griffis Cherry Creek, Denver CO

Griffis Residential Acquires 240 Apartment Homes in Denver, Colorado

1 Minute Read | Jun 20, 2019

Griffis Residential is pleased to announce it has acquired Talavera Apartments, a 240-unit Class-A multifamily community located in Denver's vibrant Cherry Creek neighborhood.

Father and Daughter Gazing Out of an Airplane Window.

Unique Father’s Day Gift Boxes For All Of The Dads Out There

2 Minute Read | Jun 10, 2019

Dad. He’s the guy who gives you that look. You know, the one that lets you know he’s disappointed before he even says a word. The guy who tells the bad joke...

Neon Image of a Band Playing at Beer Land in Austin.

The Best Concert Venues in Austin

2 Minute Read | May 28, 2019

If you live in Austin you already know, and if you’re new to the area, you’ll find out soon enough: the Austin music scene is legendary for a reason. It’s the place where...

A pineapple floating in a swimming pool.

Simple Etiquette For Lounging At Your Community's Swimming Pool

2 Minute Read | May 20, 2019

Summer is right around the corner and what is the most common activity associated with summer? Going to the pool! Your Griffis Residential...

Griffis Residential's Denver Associates Competing at the AAMD Maintenance Mania Event.

Griffis Residential Voted Top Colorado Workplace for 2019

1 Minute Read | May 13, 2019

We’d like to express a thousand thanks to our team members at Griffis Residential; you work hard for us and have helped shape our company into what it is. It goes without saying that you are...

Stack of pancakes sitting on a bed.

Ditch the Mother's Day Reservations: Celebrate Mom at Home

2 Minute Read | May 08, 2019

Mother’s Day reservations. If you’ve ever tried to get them with less than a few weeks to go, you’re usually plum out of luck. And if you do get them, you usually end up spending more money than you’d like in...