Scams and fraudulent postings make finding apartments and houses to rent on Craigslist a daunting task. This article aims to help you avoid some of the most common scams.
Having an eviction or foreclosure on your credit can seriously impair your ability to rent another apartment or home. But don't give up.
With 37 millions America families choosing to rent instead of own, there are five things you should know before you sign that lease. Another article in the Apartment Living series.
This article is a brief summary for tenants about the warranty of habitability for tenants written by Nicholas M. Moccia, Esq., a Staten Island landlord & tenant attorney.
If you are working, but living paycheck to paycheck, it might be hard to afford the high cost of rent. Check out this guide to the top five cities with the lowest rental costs in the U.S., it may be worth it to relocate.
Not sure how to find a house to rent (or an apartment)? Start here. Having moved several times in the last decade, I've learned a few shortcuts.
As a former property management professional, I've gone over countless lease agreements, and I couldn't tell you how many times, in the midst of all the paperwork, I've heard the crack, "I feel like I'm signing my life away!" Given the pages and...
Find out about the responsibilities and risks of being a rent guarantor with this no-nonsense guide.
Eviction laws in San Francisco make it almost impossible for landlords and master tenants to evict problem renters. Here's some useful advice if you intend to try.
How to write a "housing wanted" ad for Craiglist. Write your own ad, find a home that you really want.
"Income Limits Apply." "Income Based Rent." What does all this mean when you are looking for a new home?
You should always be aware of your rights as a tenant when you rent any residential property. Here are some tips to protect your rights when renting a house.
Living in Japan has its own set of unique challenges. Learn more about these challenges and how to overcome them before you set out on your Asian adventure.
Virtually everyone has gone through the often stressful process of finding a new apartment a time or two. What are some things you should ask before signing your new lease?
Of all the low income housing programs, tax credit apartment, or income based apartments are the most hassle free. You will not find long waiting lists, and there are no lengthy application rituals like the ones associated with section 8 housing...
There are some huge difference between renting a house vs renting an apartment! Guide to searching for a house to rent including house hunting, determining how much rent you can afford, what to look for in a rental house and how to crush the rental application process.
What should landlords do after a rental property floods? How is this different than the aftermath most homeowners face after a flood?
So you've moved in your apartment and you have noticed a few issues. I am going to do my best to teach you how to overcome those issues by working with your property manager.