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When you moved in, everything seemed pristine. The tiles? Gleaming. The stovetop? Spotless. The carpet? Brand new! However, you quickly started finding roaches hidden in cracks, crevices, and cupboards after your move.
Have you ever come back to your apartment and felt something was off? Maybe you’ve questioned whether someone entered your home while you were away at work or visiting with a friend. If you suspect your
Moving can be an exciting process! This is especially true if you’re looking forward to meeting new people and making new connections. To ensure a purely positive experience, we suggest erring on the side of safety when choosing a potential cohabitor.
The Windy City has much to offer to new residents: unbelievable food, Major League sports teams, world-class art, beautiful parks, and more! If you’ve been thinking about moving to Chicago, find the perfect neighborhood for you with this detailed city guide.
If you’ve been living solo for a while, the holiday season may mark the first time you’ll see your extended family in a long time. You may already be dreading spending your long weekends cooped up with nosy aunts and spoiled cousins!
About to start the search for the new home of your dreams? Or maybe you’ve already been looking through search results with a fine-tooth comb for a while. Either way, you’re probably overwhelmed by the number
Are you studying abroad in the United States for only one semester? Or did you sign up for a summer-long internship in a different state? There are endless reasons you might be interested in a short-term rental, but you may find that landlords and property managers are less willing to consider this type of lease. If that’s true of your situation, consider these tips to help you find (or negotiate) a short-term lease!
Whether you’re an international student or a first-time renter — you may find the “guarantor” requirement on your dream apartment’s lease a bit confusing! No matter your situation, understanding what guarantors are, why they’re required by many apartment properties, and what to do if you can’t find a guarantor is key to landing your dream rental home.
If dishes are piling up in the sink and you’re having to step over piles of clothes that aren’t yours, it might be time to have an intervention with your messy roommate. We know these situations can sometimes get uncomfortable, which is why we’ve rounded up the best tips for dealing with your roommate so you can remain on good terms and cut through the clutter at the same time.
It’s a problem no one wishes to face: a roommate suddenly unable to pay rent due to a job loss, health matter, or another unfortunate, unforeseen circumstance.
So, you popped the big question: “Will you move in with me?” If you and your significant other are taking this step together, congratulations! Amid the excitement, keep in mind that it’s not all rainbows and new décor — you also need to figure out the logistics of your big move.