WYL Blog: Roommates

Bad Girl Gone Good: A Candid Conversation with Millennial Mother Stephanie George

Bad Girl Gone Good: A Candid Conversation with Millennial Mother Stephanie George

What do you define as a bad girl? Someone who fights a lot? Someone who speaks their mind? How about someone who throws your bed in the pool? Have I hit the mark? How about someone who does whatever is necessary to provide for her family? Someone who’s selflessness and good character can triumph over their past? I’d like to think that ...

5 Ways To Know If You're Ready To Move In With Bae

5 Ways To Know If You're Ready To Move In With Bae

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEiswGgnXx4[/embedyt]   Are you thinking of a potential move in with your significant other? Moving in with someone is a major step. So, how do you know if you're ready to take that big leap? With Cuffing Season right around the corner, it's important to make sure you're ready f ...

The Agony of a Dirty Roommate

The Agony of a Dirty Roommate

There are constantly dishes left in the sink. Your shower drain always has a sticky mass of hair adhered to it. You're the only one in the apartment who dares to wipe a surface down, not to mention spray an air freshener or open a window to air out the odors coming from your roommates bedroom. Regardless of how bad your situation is, deal ...

My Roommate Isn't Talking To Me

My Roommate Isn't Talking To Me

Whether you're in college and didn't have a say in who your roommate was or you were in a pinch and decided on a roommate without doing due diligence, the two of you may not get along. If, for whatever reason, this situation escalates, your roommate may stop speaking to you altogether. Here's how you can deal with it. In order to handle ...

5 Ways You Know You Are Ready to Move In With Your Partner

5 Ways You Know You Are Ready to Move In With Your Partner

Moving in with someone is a monumental step in a relationship. Without saying it, it means I want to be with you for forever (or at least until this lease is up). It is more than just a desire to be physically together all the time. Since living together is usually a test-run to see if the couple can make it for the long haul, a staggeri ...

When is it Time to Ditch the Roomies?

When is it Time to Ditch the Roomies?

When is it time to ditch the roomies and the 4-bedroom house and make the move to your own apartment, one to call all your own?   What now? This is a question I’ve been struggling with myself lately. As a recent college grad, my biggest concern moving into a new place after graduation was the cost of rent. As we all know, ...

5 Ways To Make Your Life Easier This Week

5 Ways To Make Your Life Easier This Week

Regardless of how old you are, adulting is difficult. Every now and again, the stresses of daily life can feel like they’re grinding you down to your core. Whether it’s your mundane drive to the office, or the waiter getting your order wrong at lunch, or the list of chores that seems to have been piling up for months, everyone experie ...

Rooming with

Rooming with "Randos"

When facing a new city, with a new job, and essentially a whole new life, the one thing you hope to keep constant is those closest to you. For some, however, that cannot always be the case—at least when it comes to those you share close quarters with, your roommates. About to graduate college and be thrown into the real world of ...

In a few days, WYL is changing the way you find your next home.

In a few days, WYL is changing the way you find your next home.

For the past two years, WhoseYourLandlord has enabled renters to rate their landlords and housing complexes…Well, come Sunday evening, WYL will enable renters to find their next home, as well. New UI/UX When we first launched two years ago, we wanted to be old school, bold, and colorful in design. From the beginning, we set out to ...

6 questions to ask yourself when viewing a new apartment

6 questions to ask yourself when viewing a new apartment

1.) Do you have a recommendation letter from your previous landlord or property manager? This is important, especially in population dense areas and in competitive markets like NYC, Philly, and SF. The same way we’re worried about who our landlord is when determining where we’ll live next; landlords are thinking the same thing in ...