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Finding The Right Apartment For You: 2

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

apartmentsphpNow that we have talked about some of the benefits of having an apartment, let’s go ahead and talk about how you are going to find the right one for you.  The first thing you need to do is sit down and make sure that you have a budget.  A budget is going to be very important so that you do not run out of money whenever you are renting an apartment.

Next, you want to make sure that you make a list of all of the needs that you want.  For example, a large kitchen, two bedrooms, washer and dryer – all of those are very important needs and you need to make sure that you can find a place that will accommodate everything that you want.

Finally, make sure that you do your research.  You never want to sign a lease to a place that you don’t love.

Finding The Right Apartment For You: 1

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

apartment-magnify-01When you think about it – finding a house is really hard, but finding an apartment is even harder.  The reason for that is because with a house, there are so many things that you can do to improve it – with an apartment, you truly can not improve on anything because you don’t really own it, and you are simply renting it.  You also want to make sure that you find an apartment that suits all of your needs and that can be difficult.

Personally, I am going through that right now, deciding between a house and apartment and while I love houses, there are a lot of different benefits to getting an apartment.  That is why I am doing this particular blog – do you know the benefits of an apartment or even how to find one?  Stay tuned!

One of the biggest benefits of an apartment is the fact that you don’t have to mow the lawn, shovel the snow or put down any salt on the sidewalks, so that is a plus.  In the next blog, we will go ahead and take a look at how to find the perfect apartment!