Quoting Nichole Spurlock:" OK I live in an apartment with my husband and 18 month old. At first it was going really well until the ... [snip!] ... is my son. I just thank goodness that the landlord will be coming by on the 30th to collect rent... no way we can miss him."
Booming bass... is this sitting outside in the car shooting the smurf for an hour while music is playing, or is it "Im pulling up to my unit and the bass is on but gets turned off when the car is turned off." If it's the latter... it wouldnt bug me.
What kind of practical jokes are the kids playing? Water being dumped on someone as they walk under a doorway? Or a BOO! Im going to jump out and scare you thing? Kids are kids, just how bad are these jokes?
Parties can be a nuisance... but heavy footsteps... thats a building problem not them.