Category: College Life

Don’t Overspend on Rent

Don’t Overspend on Rent

| May 24, 2013 | 2 Comments

Are you paying too much for rent? How would you know if you were? According to the US Census Bureau, 25% -30% of your gross income is an ideal amount to budget toward rent. In addition to rent, remember to factor in another 3-4% for housing expenses, like utility costs. When setting your budget for […]

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Tips on How to Live Without Your Mom for the Next 9 Months

Tips on How to Live Without Your Mom for the Next 9 Months

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you are moving to a University of Florida off campus apartment, there are a few basic life skills that you need to know in order to live without your mom for the next 9 months. This includes learning how to clean your clothing, how to feed yourself, and how to keep your apartment clean. […]

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Top 5 Greeniest Campuses in the US

Top 5 Greeniest Campuses in the US

| May 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

ForRentUniversity.com has researched and selected five of the top greeniest campuses in the US. Check out how these innovative colleges and universities are getting serious about green initiatives and protecting the environment: 1.       University of Washington (Seattle, WA) According to the 2012 GreenMetric World University Ranking (a grading system to place a numerical value on […]

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Pros and Cons of Living with Roommates

Pros and Cons of Living with Roommates

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

To have or not to have a roommate, that is the question! If you’re looking for off campus housing near the University of Florida, you might also look into whether or not a roommate makes sense. Here’s a list of pros and cons to consider when making your decision. Pros for Living with a Roommate […]

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