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What Millennials Love About Living in an Apartment

Millennials are a generation that enjoys the ability to be flexible and social, and apartment living can provide those benefits…

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Rent Prices

June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

I am planning to move and live in Chicago. I just want to make sure regarding the rent prices mentioned online. Are the prices listed for 1 year of rent or monthly (meaning when you mention 1 bd is $1500, is that the price paid per year or per month)?  The prices listed on ForRent.com are […]

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ForRent.com helps you navigate the first-time rental process

Navigating Your Fresh Start as a First-Time Renter

May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

As a new renter, it’s important to learn the basics of the rental process. ForRent.com breaks it down for you!

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Renting in the U.S. as a Non-Citizen

I’m Italian, a non-U.S. citizen. Do I need any kind of special document to rent a place in U.S.? Which requirements do I need? I’ll be probably moving to Tampa in January ’15. How long is the minimum period for rent? Thanks.   There are a number of ways to “rent a place” in the […]

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What Does L&L Special Mean?

April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

When looking at apartments, I have seen many offering an LNL or L&L special. What does this mean? Example would be $250 LNL special. Thank you!   In the apartment industry, ‘L&L’ or ‘LNL’ often means a ‘Look and Lease’ special, in which apartment communities will offer you a discount on rent or deposit if […]

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Four Important Considerations for First-Time Renters

Four Important Considerations for First-Time Renters

October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

As a first-time renter, you’re about to embark on a very exciting time in your life. Perhaps you just graduated from college or are planning to move out of your parents home – either way, this transition might be completely new to you. Right about now, you may be surprised with all of the logistics […]

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What to Look for When Shopping for Renters Insurance

What to Look for When Shopping for Renters Insurance

September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you’re currently renting or if you plan to rent an apartment soon, now is the perfect time to begin researching your options for renters insurance. According to USA.gov, your property manager will have an insurance policy on the actual apartment, but that likely does not include coverage for any of your personal property that […]

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What Moves You? Favorite Moving Moments

What Moves You? Favorite Moving Moments

June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Now that you’ve completed your apartment search, it’s time to move! Moving means many things to people. It may be an opportunity to start fresh, a time to gather with friends, or to sort through long lost items. Discover what people value the most about their moving moments.   What was your favorite part of […]

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Alone But Not Lonely

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alone But Not Lonely: The Trend of Solitary Living More than ever, Americans are opting to live on their own. But how drastic is the change? Here’s a look at the trend of Americans living alone, with a lot of the insight provided by Eric Klinenberg, author of Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising […]

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Renting ‘Round the U.S.

September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Renting ‘Round the US People are constantly moving for one reason or another and it’s hard to know if there’s an apartment or home available in the city they’re moving to. If you’re planning to relocate for your career or simply eyeballing your dream location, it is helpful to know there’s a rentable place with […]

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