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7 Home Essentials Every First-Time Renter Needs

Moving into your first apartment is always exciting, but it also comes with a little work. read more

Virtually touring an apartment on a laptop from the comfort of one's own couch.

11 Questions to Ask on Virtual Apartment Tours

Virtual apartment tours have been on the rise since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, proving much safer than physically moving from one location to another and potentially spreading germs. read more

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The Best Cities for Renters in 2021

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Last year was a strange one, and many people have been reconsidering various aspects of their lives, including where to live. read more

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The Best Places to Rent in New York City

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They say that if you can make it in New York City, you can make it anywhere — but where should you choose to hang your hat while you’re trying to make it? read more

When done correctly, basement apartments can feel light, breezy, and just like home.

The Pros and Cons of Basement Apartments

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A basement apartment is just that: a unit in the basement of an apartment complex or multifamily property. read more

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10 Things to Expect When Applying for an Apartment

You’ve finally found the perfect apartment. Great location, the ideal number of rooms, affordable rent, and you can already picture where everything is going to go. Now what? read more

This ultramodern studio apartment space is living proof that sometimes smaller is better.

9 Reasons to Rent Studio Apartments Over One-Bedrooms

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If it’s just you looking for a place to live, you may be tempted to splurge on a traditional one-bedroom apartment. After all, having all that space to yourself and not having to deal with roommates sounds super appealing, right? read more

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4 Things You Have to Do Every Time You Take a Virtual Apartment Tour

Virtual apartment and condo tours have been quietly resting in the background since their inception. And while the 360-degree overview they offer does give a good general overview of most units, most prospective tenants prefer to check them out in person before signing a lease. read more

Always test the faucets when touring a new apartment.

11 Things You Should Test When Touring an Apartment

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Inspecting an apartment is no time to be polite. In fact, you should act like that snoopy neighbor everyone hates to have as a visitor. read more