Camp Fire Update: Housing Needs, Waiting Lists and Vacancies

Posted by Living In Chico Team

December 03, 2018

Here at The Hignell Companies and our hearts go out to everyone who has lost homes or loved ones in the Camp Fire. We are grieving with you. While not equally, every citizen of Butte County has been impacted with the great losses in our community. We will never be the same. But we want to help where we can.

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Topics: Rental Living, Community Support

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities in Chico

Posted by Living In Chico Team

November 28, 2018

One of the great things about living in Chico is that our community has a generous spirit all year round, which means when the holiday season rolls around, it’s more than just giving– it’s giving with a purpose.

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Topics: Community Support, Holidays

Shop Small Business Saturday: Gift Ideas Only Found in Chico

Posted by Living In Chico Team

November 21, 2018

Living in Chico means you’re surrounded by some great local items that will satisfy just about anyone on your list. And, if you shop on Small Business Saturday you’ll be joining millions of others across the nation choosing to support local business. Get a head start on your holiday shopping with these fun and unique gift ideas from Chico and the surrounding areas.

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Topics: Living in Chico, Community Support

How to Extinguish the Effects of Wildfire Smoke in Your Apartment

Posted by Living In Chico Team

November 20, 2018

If you call a Living in Chico apartment home, then you have been affected by the smoke from the devastating Camp Fire that has impacted our local community. For nearly two weeks we’ve lived in a smoky haze, only venturing outside when we have to, and embracing N95 breathing masks as our new go-to accessory.

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Topics: Living in an Apartment, Cleaning Tips

November/December Holiday Events

Posted by Living In Chico Team

November 16, 2018

In light of the devastation caused by the Camp Fire, many community events have been rescheduled. Because we believe in the importance of community traditions as a way to support and lift each other's spirits, we're providing updated event information for you here.

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Topics: Community Events, Holidays

Tips for Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner at Apartments in Chico California

Posted by Paige Gilbert

November 14, 2018

So, you decided to host a few friends at your apartment in Chico for Thanksgiving, huh? No big deal, you'll make the turkey, they'll bring some sides and keep it low key. 

But wait - SURPRISE! Mom and Dad have decided to visit you for Thanksgiving and they’re bringing Grandma too. All of a sudden your simple Thanksgiving dinner has turned into an all out party. So, how do you host Thanksgiving dinner in a small living space?


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Topics: Living in Chico, Apartment Living, Rental Living, Holidays

Let's Bake! It's All About Apples This Fall

Posted by Jenna Redman

November 08, 2018

Apple picking is a popular activity this time of year. It may even be on your Fall Bucket List, with all the different Apple Harvests happening around the North State.

What do you do with all those apples once you pick them or purchase a bunch from the store? We’ve got you covered with a variety of different bake and no-bake recipes that include apple crumb muffins, appledoodles, and caramel turtle apple slices! 

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Topics: Living in Chico, Fall in Chico, Things to Do

Thing to Consider at Your Apartment As Daylight Saving Time Ends

Posted by Living In Chico Team

November 02, 2018

It’s the time of year to change our clocks and “fall back.” Yes, we gain an hour, but as the days turn shorter and it gets dark earlier, you may be wondering what’s the purpose of daylight saving time and how it could affect you at your apartment.

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Topics: Living in an Apartment, Fall in Chico

Last Minute Halloween Activities in Butte County

Posted by Living In Chico Team

October 31, 2018

Did you decide that you weren't going to do anything this year then all of a sudden you or a family member decided you really wanted to do something? It happens! No need to panic.

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Topics: Things to Do, Holidays

Treat Street 2018: How Families Living in Chico Celebrate Halloween

Posted by Jenna Redman

October 26, 2018

Are you looking for a family-friendly event to go to during the day on Halloween, and maximize your child’s intake of candy? Then Treat Street is perfect for your family! If there's one thing that we can count on Chico for, it's that its constantly providing amazing local events that are always a hit. Aren’t you thankful you're living in Chico? Keep on reading for the details.

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Topics: Living in Chico, Fall in Chico, Holidays

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