For Renters and Buyers

Maybe you’re moving to a new city and searching for the perfect place for you and your dog Fluffy. Or maybe you’re sick of your closet being cramped and your bookshelves overstuffed and you just need more space. Maybe you are looking for better amenities. Whatever the reason you’re considering finding a new apartment,...

Growing Popularity of Micro Apartment — Google is spending $30 million to purchase micro apartments for its employees in Silicon Valley! Demand for rentals is increasing at a very fast pace, far outpacing the increase in supply. Because of that, every major city in the U.S. is dominated by renters; just in New York...

Did you know that you could save money on your utility bills by going green and choosing or upgrading to a smart HVAC system? It’s true: HVAC systems are cleaner and more energy efficient than ever before. Take a look at these technologies to determine which might fit your needs and your budget.   Internet-Connected...

Renting is a numbers game. After all, many of us want to enjoy the luxury amenities, but not many of us can afford them. As urban areas see continued increase in demand without the inventory to meet it, rents continue to rise. Affordable housing will continue to be a crisis in many major cities and towns. This type of...

While the number of foreclosures and delinquencies has been on a downward slide, particularly compared to a year ago, affordability in the housing market remains elusive. Home prices have been on the rise. In areas of high demand, these increases are quickly removing the affordability component for both renters and...

A credit score can be the difference between receiving credit or finding yourself unable to finance anything from a car to a home. Building credit takes time, with you paying the rent on time being consistently reported to the various credit agencies. As an individual, it is important to regularly check your credit...

Looking for a rental has changed a lot in the past decade. No longer is the search confined to reading through classifieds or chasing after real estate agents. In the digital world, there are a lot of sites available to search for your apartments online. There are sites that offer a simple search, while others give...