How Off-Season Apartment Hunting Can Benefit Renters

It’s true – many renters believe there is an ‘off’ and ‘on’ season when it comes to finding a new apartment to call home. And while that’s true to some extent, it doesn’t necessarily mean ‘off’ season isn’t the time to land that dream apartment.

The winter months are typically considered the ‘off-season’, and believe it or not, there are several benefits to apartment shopping this time of year!

Less Competition:

When searching for a new apartment home during the winter, when most of your fellow renters aren’t, much of the competition that’s present during the spring and summer is eliminated. Less competition in general gives you a better chance of finding that perfect apartment!

Less Pressure:

And, with fewer renters hitting the market, there will be less pressure to move quickly. While an opportunity might not last forever, you could have a little more breathing room and the luxury to take your time. But believe us, once you see our new apartments at Arcadia Run, you won’t want to waste another minute searching anywhere else!

Better Selection:

Also because of reduced competition, renters may find they have more selection when it comes to choosing their next space. Here at Arcadia Run, we take great pride in offering several apartment home floor plans, giving our tenants the best variety any season of the year!

Get In Early:

Come spring, when other tenants are just starting their search, you’ll already be comfortably living in the apartment community of your choice! Who wouldn’t enjoy that?

Truly, any time of the year has its own benefits when apartment hunting, but not all as unique as the winter. So take advantage of the season and choose a new apartment home at Arcadia Run. Phase 2 of our community is now leasing, offering tenants with an incredible selection of newly built, luxury apartments.

Get used to getting more with Arcadia Run – granite countertops, luxury ‘hardwood’ vinyl flooring, upgraded kitchen appliances, extended windows, plans for outstanding community amenities and so much more!

COMING SOON! The Arcadia Run 7-Day Sweetheart Sweepstakes!


Sweep your sweetheart off their feet with the Arcadia Run 7-Day Sweetheart Sweepstakes! It’s a wonderful opportunity to support local businesses, test your Valentine’s Day knowledge, and possibly walk away with hundreds of dollars worth of free gift cards, dinners, and fun outings that both you and your sweetheart can enjoy!

Check back on our Facebook, Twitter, and Blog Friday, February 6th and each day after for 7-days of Valentine’s Day themed trivia and a chance to win some fabulous prizes provided by these great local vendors:

Melissa Anne Photography

Bio: Traveling photographer with the love of story-telling. Every session is customized to capture your events most precious moments. We are fun, laid back, and creative!

The Winery at La Grange

Bio: The Winery at La Grange is settled in the foothills with beautiful mountain views, a haunted tasting room, a wine production facility and plenty of land for picnics.

Pampered Chef by Tonya’s Tasty Treats 

Bio: I love my Pampered Chef business! I’d like to help you fill your kitchen with these wonderful products at a discount, half price and/or free! If you are looking for a little extra cash or as in income, along with the chance to travel I would love to have you on my team. Contact me for more details on either.

Salsa Sweets 

Bio: Salsa Sweets, LLC specializes in hand-decorated sugar cookies with royal icing in Virginia. Our goal is to be with you for every special moment, event, and memory that you want to create in your life and for those that you love, via custom and personalized cookies. Home is where the heart is, which I why I keep my clients local.

BeautiControl – Mobile Spa Treatment

Bio: BeautiControl provides personalized services and unforgettable experiences that change women’s lives. We inspire every woman to control and celebrate her life with style.


Bio: Thirty-One is more than just a company. We are people who believe in celebrating, encouraging and rewarding women for who they are. We’ve built a family of individuals who feel women deserve to treat themselves to something special. Our commitment is to provide women with a fulfilling, enjoyable and rewarding experience.

Firebirds, Gainesville 

Bio: We are known for our authentic, wood-fired entrees infused with bold flavors, fresh herbs and spices. Our restaurants feature a selection of aged steaks that are hand-cut in the restaurant, fresh seafood, chicken and ribs seared over local hickory, oak or pecan wood in authentic wood-fired grills behind exposed kitchens. Our award-winning FIREBAR™ hosts a selection of private Firebirds’ label wines and specialty cocktails.

Stay tuned for more information about how you can be the winner of the Arcadia Run 7-Day Sweetheart Sweepstakes GRAND PRIZE!

 7-Day Sweetheart Sweepstakes Rules & Guidelines