Welcome to Gainesville! We want you to feel right at home here so we've put together a guide to make moving and settling in a breeze. You may not know where to start your apartment search, how to navigate the area or what the best moving tips are--no worries! SwampRentals makes it our job to know Gainesville, so we'll have you feeling like a native in no time. Read along, follow our tips and remember its great to be gator!
Finding the Right Apartment
Signing an apartment lease is a big decision. You want to be sure that the space you have chosen can work for your lifestyle and feel like home. Feel confident in your choice when you start your search with SwampRentals.com and follow our tips for apartment hunting.
Knowing the right questions to ask when touring an apartment can be crucial to understanding what it is actually like to live there. Check out the 5 questions everyone should ask on their apartment tour. Lots of college students choose to be pet owners while in school. If you're considering getting a furry friend to share your apartment with, here's what you should know beforehand. Are you a brand new Gator relocating to Gainesville to attend the University of Florida? Get a head start on your apartment search, learn about the area, and get settled into college in no time with our Parent Guide.
Getting Around Gainesville
Whenever you move to a near area there's always an adjustment period, so we're here to make that transition as smooth as possible. From navigating the campus bus systems to parking on campus, we've got you covered. With all of Gainesville's transportation options, you'll be sure to find the method that's right for you.
Discover all of the different ways to get to class and around Gainesville. Find the option that works best for your lifestyle and enjoy the ride! Check out this map of Gainesville to learn and get perspective on the area. Finding and securing parking in Gainesville can be a little tricky. Read about the various of factors can change the price and reliability of your spot. Navigate Gainesville like a native by becoming an expert on the city's public transportation. Gainesville is home to its very own airport. This can be a lifesaver for getting home to family or taking a quick trip. Here's what you should know about flying in and out of GVN.
Moving & Utilities
Whether it's your first college move-in day or your last, don't let it be overwhelming. Take the stress out of the day and check out our tips on everything from forwarding your mail to creating an apartment move-in checklist.
A smooth move-in day can set off the rest of the year right. Prepare for the big day with our Gainesville apartment moving checklist. Now that you've moved into your Gainesville apartment, a smart next step is to forward your mail to your new address: here's how. Trust the professionals with your move. Have move-in day run smoothly and efficiently when 2 College Brothers Moving and
Storage does the heavy lifting for you!
Getting the utilities up and running is essential for starting your new life in Gainesville. Check out our tips to make for a quick and easy set up.
Check out what Gainesville TV provider, Cox, offers in the area.
Moving doesn't have to be hard. Check our these five tips to make moving into your new
What Am I Missing?
Let's do a final review of things to ensure you're prepared for relocating to Gainesville.
Here's how to be environmentally conscious while livening in your Gainesville apartment. Renter's insurance is sometimes overlooked, but here are 6 reasons that you may want to consider. Don't forget about your security deposit! Make sure you get your money back with these tips. Breaking your lease is a serious decision, so make sure you consider these five things first.
Additional Gainesville Resources
Get connected in the Gainesville community with these additional resources for entertainment, voting and news.
Stay up to date with what's going on in Gainesville by tuning into the local news. Check out the CW programming that Gainesville has to offer. You may find your new favorite show!