Are you spending too much on rent? Should you even be renting? If you’re trying to answer these questions for yourself, this article lays out the factors you should be thinking about.
Renter’s insurance is super valuable, although we don’t often talk about renter policies. Here are some basics you may find helpful in the event you need coverage.
When you’ve finally saved up enough to get your own place, look over these pros and cons of moving out of your parents’ house before you sign any papers.
Renting a house used to be a popular choice over buying because it was cheap. That doesn’t seem to be the case anymore. In fact, one out of three Americans now live in a housing market where rent for a three-bedroom home is more than 30% of their monthly median income, according to RealityTrac.
Roommates have the potential to be awesome – I mean, have you seen “Friends”? You have the opportunity to make new friends and save money on your rent at the same time. Here are some tips to make sure you have the best possible experience.
Renting to own might be worth considering depending on your situation, but you need to carefully research and plan for the agreement.
There are many questions to ask yourself before you become a landlord. But whether you have a rental property because you moved and the time wasn’t right to sell your previous home, because you bought an investment property in order to rent it out, or some other twist in your life’s journey has led you there, one important question to consider is: What will the return on my investment (ROI) be?
Here are three simple steps to help you negotiate your rent with a prospective landlord.
A credit score is such an easy way for financial service providers to get an idea of what your financial picture looks like that many of them are turning to credit scores for items that aren’t strictly related to borrowing money. Here are 4 non-credit ways your credit score matters.
2013 is going to be another great year to be a homeowner. Here are 13 reasons why you should buy a home in 2013.