Everything you need to know aboutRenters

Peter Miller
- 4 min read

Renters: How to make a winning repair request

In this article: A repair request for a rented home or apartment is not the moment to be shy. Know your rights and how to make repair requests. In most […]

Peter Miller
- 4 min read

What happens if you break a lease?

What happens if you break a lease? Expect repercussions. But here’s how to handle and avoid them if possible.

Peter Miller
- 3 min read

Tenant rights: What happens in foreclosure?

In this article: If your landlord is involved in a foreclosure, there are several things to know: Your rights depend on the state in which you live — often, your […]

Peter Warden
- 5 min read

What credit score do you need to rent an apartment?

What credit score do you need to rent an apartment or rental house? In some cases, more than you do to buy a house. Here’s how to avoid a credit check, and to improve your score if you have to pass one.

Gina Pogol
- 6 min read

How to move out of your parents’ house

You could just pack up your stuff and move out of your parents’ house and in with a friend. But that’s probably not the smartest way to be successful as a young adult paying for housing. Follow these tips to do it right and be more comfortable.

Peter Miller
- 4 min read

Apartment finder websites key to good rentals

The best apartment finder websites can make searching for an affordable and comfortable place easier. Here’s a list of sites and tips for using them fully.