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A guide to renting an apartment to help you understand what you and your landlord are responsible for.
Tips on how to find the right apartment that fits you and your lifestyle.
Use our rental property viewing checklist so you're organized and prepared when looking at rental listings.
Tip to help choose accurate, appropriate limits for your personal property and liability coverage.
Rental and landlord scams are more common than you think. Read this article to help avoid rental scams.
There are pros and cons to both renting and owning, making the choice a bit more involved than simply going with your birth year.
Make sure you ask the right landlord-tenant questions before signing your lease and moving in.
Before a landlord pulls your credit report, review it for potential errors or reported debts that can be paid to better your score.
Rent, initial deposits, and fees can sometimes get tricky if they haven't been discussed with your landlord.
If something goes wrong in your apartment, you need to know your landlord's maintenance responsibilities.
Purchasing renters insurance is a smart move.
Many renters assume that there's no wiggle room when negotiating apartment rent.
Taking care of your rental might allow for rent negotiations and more favorable terms of the lease.
A to-do list for moving will ease the transition, making it less stressful and chaotic.
Tips for selecting a rental storage unit, packing personal possessions, and how to protect everything.
Have all your moving questions answered by your landlord before your move-in day.
A home inventory can expedite insurance claims process after theft, damage or loss.
Renters insurance claims are just as valid as homeowners insurance claims. Let’s explore more.
The wrong hinge style can leave your house vulnerable to burglary. Here are other options.
Use simple, budget-friendly ideas to spruce up even the most basic rental.
Hosting a party? Put insurance on the invite list and make sure your home is covered.
Community and urban gardens are an excellent place to grow fresh food. Learn how to secure your garden plot and how to be a good gardening neighbor
From noisy apartment neighbors to adventurous pets, there are ways to successfully resolve disputes.
Tour Kevin's home in a former mansion that's been converted to rental units. He's filled the space with pieces he's refurbished himself... and all the plants.
This apartment in a converted factory is uniquely spacious for Philadelphia, but it boasts lots of original architectural elements and some pretty great views.
Build a tool set that includes the basics, and you’ll be prepared for nearly everything.
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