The Eviction Process COVID-19 Edition: What To Know

The Eviction Process COVID-19 Edition: What To Know

The US is currently under a national eviction moratorium issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This protects anyone who has lost income due to the pandemic and has fallen behind on rent. Find out if you're protected. ...

Top Smart Home Gadgets for Your Rental

Top Smart Home Gadgets for Your Rental

You can upgrade your home to a Smart Home even if you rent, with most of the gadgets being ones that you can take with you when you leave.    ...

How to Discuss Credit Report Issues with a Potential Landlord

How to Discuss Credit Report Issues with a Potential Landlord

If you know there are issues on your credit report, you should have a plan in place to discuss these poor marks. Honestly is the best policy, of course. Read on to learn how to be ready for tough questions that a prospective landlord may ask once they pull your credit report. ...

How to Ask Your Landlord for a 60-Day Grace Period if an Eviction Notice is Looming

How to Ask Your Landlord for a 60-Day Grace Period if an Eviction Notice is Looming

If you’re late on your rent for several months, you may be in a position to receive an eviction notice from your landlord. You may want to contact your landlord to see if they can grant you a grace period for you to create a plan to get back in good standing. ...

How to Coexist With Your Roommate when you Have Differing Political Views

How to Coexist With Your Roommate when you Have Differing Political Views

It can be challenging enough to get along with your roommate regarding everydayI. f you and your roommate have differing political beliefs, the tensions can grow very quickly. Here are some strategies to keep your apartment neutral and peaceful. ...

7 Essential Features of the Best Rent Collection Apps

7 Essential Features of the Best Rent Collection Apps

If you’re looking for a rent collection app, it can be challenging to know which is best. Find out about the essential features of the best property management apps. ...

7 Ways to Make your Landlord More Responsive to your Requests

7 Ways to Make your Landlord More Responsive to your Requests

Landlords should be accessible and receptive to their tenants’ calls, texts, emails or other communications. Here are some ways to act so your landlord will be more responsive to you. ...

How to Find a Sublet For Your Lease

How to Find a Sublet For Your Lease

If you're moving out before your lease is over, subletting is the only way to save your money while meeting the lease requirements. Read on if you’re looking for ways to sublet your apartment.   ...

Why Rental Costs are Decreasing in Major Cities During the COVID-19 Crisis

Why Rental Costs are Decreasing in Major Cities During the COVID-19 Crisis

Rent prices have outrun inflation for years. In the last decade alone, apartment rental costs have risen by 150% and until recently, there was no end in sight for this unprecedented increase.  Now, because of the coronavirus, it's finally beginning to go down. This decrease is especially notable in big cities, where th ...