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How to Handle Maintenance and Repairs to Your Apartment
These tips can help you keep your apartment in good condition.
Renting Glossary: The Top 10 Terms You Need to Know
Learning these key terms can help you understand your lease.
What You Should Know About Ending Your Lease
A closer look at steps you can take if you need to end your lease early.
What You Need to Know to Get Your Security Deposit Back
Here are a few things you should know and do before you move out to ensure you get as much of your security deposit back as possible.
6 Tips for First-Time Renters
Use these helpful tips to get you started on your rental journey with confidence.
How to Avoid an Illegal Unit During Your Apartment Search
Although it may be difficult to tell whether a rental unit is legal, there are several signs to keep in mind when searching for an apartment.
Rent or Buy: Which Option is Right for You?
Deciding whether to rent or buy is a critical starting point for your home search. Use this guide to determine which option is best for you.
How to Budget for Upfront and Recurring Rent Costs
It’s important to consider how additional costs associated with your new apartment factor into your monthly budget.
Struggling to Pay Your Rent? Know Your Options
If you are struggling to pay rent due to a financial hardship, there are several steps you can take to help keep a roof over your head.
5 Things You Should Understand About Your Lease
Before you sign on the dotted line, take some time to review the details of your rental agreement.