Posts Tagged ‘cheap apartments’

Within the housing industry, the rental market has become white-hot in many areas of the country. Home prices are also climbing toward pre-recession numbers. Yet, the statistics appear to be missing one key demographic: millennials. In fact, millennials have remained consistently in the renter’s column or are delaying...

During the exciting search for a new place to stay apartment sellers are always sure to show you the finest points of the apartment. The many bathrooms they can offer, the different room sizes, the spacious living areas, the newest and most up to date appliances in the kitchen, or not so up to date. Once they give you...

The future cannot be known. We don’t know what will happen next week, let alone a few months in the future. Everything can be planned and it can look great on paper but reality is that future frequently brings unexpected surprises; positive or negative. When you signed the apartment lease you planned to be in the...

“My current roommate is moving out so how can I find a new one?” Finding a right roommate is extremely important, you want to find somebody you can trust and who will pay his share of rent on time. You have to remember that whoever you choose, you will have to live with that person for some period of time and you will...

If you don’t know what to do when you can’t afford your next month’s rent, don’t worry…we have 5 suggestions for you. It’s never wise to be late or miss a rent payment, it is similar as you miss a payment on your credit card. You will hurt your credit score and your landlord will most likely charge a fee or even kick you...

There is an old rule of thumb that no more than 30% of your monthly income should be spent on your rent. Of course, nobody knows if that 30% is gross income or net income. I think that in ideal world, yes, it would be nice if we can spend only 30% of our NET income on rent. In reality that percentage can be much...