The Cost of Amenities

The Cost of Amenities

  The amenities in a rental property can often be the deciding factor for many apartment hunters. A rental property with a lower price point may be lacking in some of the amenities that you may see in other housing options. Conversely, a property sitting at the...
Subletting vs Assigning

Subletting vs Assigning

Subletting vs Assigning What’s the difference? Most people have heard the term “sublet” when it comes to apartment lingo, but what exactly is an “assignment”? When a tenant is unable to fulfill the full terms of their lease agreement due to changes in their personal...
Apartment Hunting Tips for College/University Students

Apartment Hunting Tips for College/University Students

“School!” Shhh, don’t say that too loud. To some, hearing the ’s’ word at this time of the year is worse than hearing a drunken sailor cursing at the local watering hole. Unfortunately, whether we want to or not, we do have to start thinking about what September will...
Tips for Selecting a Roommate

Tips for Selecting a Roommate

Is mama bird kicking you out of the family nest or is your current place about to be condemned? Perhaps you are looking for a new place to start the next chapter in your life i.e. going to college or starting a new career. There is a lot of rental property out there,...
Landlords are making a fortune. Or are they?

Landlords are making a fortune. Or are they?

If you own property, the assumption is that you’re making a good living off the rent or leases of the property that you own. Without considering all the factors of what determines rental rates, it is easy to jump to such a conclusion. However, aside from what the...