Posts Tagged ‘credit score’

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,...

While many of us who grew up in the 1980s are familiar with the phrase trickle down effect, newer generations may not have the same cultural reference. In a nut shell, the idea is that when the wealthiest citizens benefit or see financial prosperity, they will spend more, which will benefit everyone further down the...

As we head into the winter of 2015, there are some sweet spots to be aware of within the housing market. One of the most important of note for renters is that the demand for rental housing is not decreasing. In fact, Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies and Enterprise Community Partners noted renters...

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...

Everyone dreams about being a boss. Well, there are a lot of good benefits to being self-employed, like being a small business owner, freelancer designer, or writer. You can easily set your own working hours, own flexible schedules and only do the projects you enjoy. On the other hand, most of self-employed people...

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...

Landlord always asks for the Social Security Number SSN is the most sensitive private information for most of the people. Nobody likes to give away their 9 digits number easily, but can we get a good apartment without telling landlord social security number? For Rent Real Estate The answer is yes, but very...