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From apartment decor to local events and everything in between. Wondering how you can decorate small spaces? Where you should go this weekend? How to be a better neighbor? We're covering all that and more! So check out our blog below, and come back each month for a new post from our employees!

February Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

February Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Embrace the month of love with a calendar full of activities! Read more

5 Steps to Navigating the Student Housing Maze in Oakland

5 Steps to Navigating the Student Housing Maze in Oakland

Are you a student gearing up for the 2024-2025 school year, ready to embark on the exciting journey of finding the perfect apartment? Look no further! We'll walk you through each step, and yes, we'll proudly showcase why University Commons is the top choice, sorry not sorry. Read more

Life at Walnut Capital: John Graziani

Life at Walnut Capital: John Graziani

Meet John, a Steel City native with a knack for turning spaces into works of art. His journey at Walnut Capital is filled with growth and an unapologetic love for creating spaces that pop and make you feel at home. Read more

January Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

January Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

New year, new events going on around the city! Read more

Walnut Capital's Year in Review: 2023

Walnut Capital's Year in Review: 2023

2023 at Walnut Capital? We snagged another 'Top Place to Work' title, won awards for our leasing and maintenance professionals, spiced things up with City Kitchen and Sheetz at Bakery Square, and initiated transformative projects. It's been a year of growth and good vibes in Pittsburgh. Read more

Walnut Capital taps contractor and architect for 5.5 acre South Side development plan

Walnut Capital taps contractor and architect for 5.5 acre South Side development plan

The real estate developer working to transform a former hospital complex on the South Side has named the contracting and architecture firms it'll rely on for the conversion of 5.5 acres of land into residential use over the coming years. Read more

December Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

December Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Celebrate the season with these festive events! Read more

Deck the Halls on a Budget: Affordable Holiday Decor from Amazon

Deck the Halls on a Budget: Affordable Holiday Decor from Amazon

The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to embrace the festive spirit than by transforming your apartment into a winter wonderland without breaking the bank? We've rounded up some budget-friendly holiday items that will add a touch of cheer to your living space. Read more

November Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

November Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Sweater up, it's time for some November fun! Read more

Life at Walnut Capital: Kelsey Anderson

Life at Walnut Capital: Kelsey Anderson

At Walnut Capital, we pride ourselves on our tight-knit team of dedicated individuals who make our properties shine. Kelsey isn't just your average Assistant Controller turned Controller; she's a wife, a mother, a numbers enthusiast, and an integral part of our Walnut family. Read more

October Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

October Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Embrace the new season with exciting fall festivities all over the city! Read more

Bakery Living Resident Testimonial: Naveen

Bakery Living Resident Testimonial: Naveen

Meet Naveen, a Data Engineer who lives at Bakery Living, known as the life of the party among our residents. Read more

Walnut Capital Named Top Place to Work in Pittsburgh for the Third Consecutive Year

Walnut Capital Named Top Place to Work in Pittsburgh for the Third Consecutive Year

We're excited to share that our team has voted us a Top Place to Work in Pittsburgh for 2023! This recognition comes straight from the heart of our organization - our employees. Read more

September Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

September Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Leaves might be dropping, but spirits are rising with our lineup of September events! Read more

Walnut Capital Wins Larimer Legacy Award

Walnut Capital Wins Larimer Legacy Award

This marks the first year for this specific recognition. The chance that Walnut Capital initiated has not only brought about a collaborative partnership, but it's also become a catalyst for a thriving association. Read more

Get to know Michael Kowalski: The Winner of the 2023 PAA Maintenance Professional of the year award

Get to know Michael Kowalski: The Winner of  the 2023 PAA Maintenance Professional of the year award

Our irreplaceable technician at Highland Village, Mike Kowalski, has won the 2023 PAA Maintenance Professional of the year award! Read more

Get to know Sidney Warren: The Winner of the 2023 PAA Leasing Professional of the year award

Get to know Sidney Warren: The Winner of the 2023 PAA Leasing Professional of the year award

Our adaptable, hard working, and go-getting leasing consultant, Sidney Warren, has won the 2023 PAA Leasing Professional of the year award! Read more

August Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

August Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Here's to another month of summer fun and activities! Read more

Decorating on a Budget: Apartment Makeover Ideas

Decorating on a Budget: Apartment Makeover Ideas

As someone who has rented apartments for the last 5 years, I know firsthand how frustrating it can be to feel like you're stuck with a less-than-ideal living space. Read more

July Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

July Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

Fireworks paint the sky and summer events take center stage! Read more