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How to Make Sure You Get Your Rental Deposit Back

How to Make Sure You Get Your Rental Deposit Back

| November 2, 2012

Here’s how to make sure you get your rental deposit back when you move out.

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Tenants vs. Landlords: Who Pays for What

Tenants vs. Landlords: Who Pays for What

| November 2, 2012

When you rent an apartment or house, it’s important to understand your rights as a tenant.

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Finding the Best Renters Insurance

Finding the Best Renters Insurance

| October 15, 2012

As a renter, it’s reassuring to know that if trouble such as vandalism, theft or a natural disaster strikes, your rental insurance will kick in and cover the costs. Consider the following guidelines for finding the best home renters insurance. Inquire about discounts Get the best rate for your renters insurance by asking about discounts. Insurance companies […]

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5 Tips for Subleasing Your Rental

5 Tips for Subleasing Your Rental

| October 11, 2012

Subleasing your rental is an ideal way to avoid breaking a rental agreement when you need to move out temporarily. But get permission from your landlord first.

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First, Last Deposit: Where Does It Go?

First, Last Deposit: Where Does It Go?

| September 26, 2012

Renting an apartment or house can be an expensive proposition. As you’re handing over a large check or big wad of cash for the first and last month’s rent and security deposit, you might wonder where does all of the money go? First month’s rent The first month’s rent is fairly self-explanatory. This money goes to […]

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Six Questions to Ask When Looking for a Rental Apartment

Six Questions to Ask When Looking for a Rental Apartment

| August 15, 2012

Ask about maintenance, repairs and pets before you sign that lease.

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Know Your Rights: 5 Tenant Laws That Protect You

Know Your Rights: 5 Tenant Laws That Protect You

| July 16, 2012

The following tenant rights are designed to protect renters from landlords.

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