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Monthly Archives: July 2024

Tenant Rights in the DC Heat: Apartment Air Conditioning Laws  

Tenant Rights in the DC Heat: Apartment Air Conditioning Laws  

Tenant rights can vary by territory and state, and apartment air conditioning laws are no exception. Especially in the DC heat, tenants need to know if, and when, their landlords have to provide air conditioning. Have no fear—we’ve got the answers below.   Main Takeaways: In Washington, DC, landlords only have to provide air conditioning when […]

Where Should I Live?: Deciding the Best Places in MD for You 

When the time comes to ask yourself, “Where should I live,” there are no cut-and-dry answers. There are so many places in Maryland that could be your new place to call home. However, in this vast state, every little area has its unique qualities, pluses, and minuses. There are so many aspects to take into […]

Renovating Rental Properties on a Budget

 When you own a rental property for a long time, there may come a time when you need to consider renovations. Whether the property becomes outdated or you come across safety concerns, small yet valuable renovations can help increase the value of your property and your cash flow. Today, we’ll go over six property […]

What Can Disqualify You from Renting an Apartment? 

It is an awful experience to be disqualified from renting an apartment. Not only do you lose out on your dream apartment, but you often lose your application fees as well. As a tenant, understanding what can disqualify you from renting an apartment is crucial. In this guide, whether you are wondering why your rental […]

What Bills Do You Pay When Renting an Apartment? 

What Bills Do You Pay When Renting An Apartment?

Being a first-time renter is a considerable accomplishment and an equally colossal responsibility. One of the most common new renter questions is, “What bills do I have to pay when renting an apartment?” The answer is critical to properly planning your budget and determining just how much apartment you can afford. Whether you’re a first-time […]

The Difference Between Leasing vs. Renting an Apartment 

The main difference between leasing and renting is the length of tenancy. While these terms are often used interchangeably, renting is a term used to refer to short-term arrangements, usually on a month-to-month basis. In contrast, leasing refers to long-term agreements of six months to a year or more. In this article, we’ll help you understand […]

How to Reduce Air Pollution: Essential Air Pollution Solutions

Landlords should understand simple ways to reduce air pollution in order to maintain tenant safety and satisfaction. At best, air pollutants can give your tenants mild nuisances, like sore throats. But many other times, they can cause diseases and even cancer. If you don’t want to be hit with a lawsuit or guilty conscience, you […]

10 Signs It’s Time to Find a New Rental

 Depending on your circumstances, living in rental housing can be a blessing and a curse. You may have no complaints if you live in a well-maintained property with top-notch management and excellent neighbors. However, if you constantly deal with maintenance issues, noisy neighbors, or insufficient space, it may be time for a change. In […]

Upfront Costs When Renting: What Do You Need to Pay? 

If you’re thinking of renting a new apartment, you’re probably aware that there are bills you need to consider. When renting, you have to plan for the various costs associated with the lease process. These include the first month’s rent, a security deposit, an application fee, the last month’s rent, and fees if you have […]

Eight Benefits of Renting a Home 

8 Benefits of Renting A Home 

Many of us aspire to own our own house one day; it’s an essential facet of the American dream. The trouble is, we know that it comes with hefty costs. From saving for a downpayment to high interest rates and ongoing upkeep – the expenses never end. But, when renting, a lot of those common […]