Posts Tagged ‘renting a home’

Moving out on your own and renting your first apartment can be an exciting time, but it can also be stressful. After all, moving is almost always a major life transition, but it can be especially overwhelming when it’s the first time you’ll be out on your own. The following tips can help anyone who […]

Whether you’re getting ready to move again or you’re moving into an apartment for the first time, it’s important to protect yourself as a renter. Before you sign on the dotted line on that lease, be sure to avoid any of the following, which are common mistakes that renters frequently make. It can be especially […]

It’s important to have a decent score, even if you have no intentions of borrowing money through a loan or opening up a credit card account. But your credit score affects other parts of your life aside from loans, and a lot of people are surprised when they discover just how many different things are […]

When you lease a home, you typically have two choices: renting a property from a private homeowner, or renting from a community that is overseen by a property manager, which can sometimes be part of a much larger company. Both have pros and cons, and this will article will highlight some of each, so you […]

  Whether you decide to stay or go, the following are some ways you could possibly save on your monthly rent: Other tips Whether you’re staying in your current place or you’re moving, one way you can help lower your monthly rent is to sign a longer lease. Traditional leases are usually for 12 months, […]

Your apartment lease is almost up, and you’re trying to decide what to do. Perhaps the rent has been too much the last few months and you’ve struggled to make timely payments, or maybe your landlord is actually increasing the rent. Whether you decide to stay or go, the following are some ways you could […]

If you’re buying or selling a home, a real estate agent can be an invaluable asset throughout the process. The right real estate agent, though, can mean the difference of selling your home quickly and for a fair price, or if you’re a buyer, finding you the dream home that fits your budget. Ask around […]