Is there somewhere to get rental assistance?

Is there somewhere to get help making rental payments? I am having trouble making rent. Is there help? There are lots of renters having trouble paying rent. Many are looking for some kind of assistance in paying that rent. The problem is that rental help or assistance is difficult to find or non-existent. We all see homeowners getting all kinds of assistance with their mortgages and we feel that...

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Should I use a broker to find a rental?

Should I use a broker to find a rental?

Should I use a broker to find a rental premises? What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Using a Broker Do you need to use a broker to find a rental property? There are advantages and disadvantages to using a broker to find a rental property. The biggest disadvantage is that you may have to pay a fee. If you are like me you hate paying a broker for anything, that with a little work I can...

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Can I use my security deposit for my last month’s rent?

Can I use my security deposit for my last month’s rent?

Can I use my security deposit for my last month’s rent? What can a landlord do if I use my security deposit for last months’s rent? Many tenants want to know if they can use their security deposit to pay their last month of rent. At the end of a rental term many tenants and renters may need some extra cash to get another rental property and wonder if they can use their security...

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Does my credit score matter when I rent?

Does my credit score matter when I rent?

Does my credit score matter when I rent? Will a Landlord Pull My Credit When I Rent?  Does my credit score matter when I am going to rent an apartment? This is a great question and many times it will determine whether you get a rental property or not. Many landlords or brokers will require a credit report from prospective tenants. They will look at your score and for any negative items on your...

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Top 5 Reasons to Keep Renting

Top 5 Reasons to Keep Renting Why Renting is Better Than Buying For many people renting is better than buying a home. We hear so much about how buying is better but for many people renting is the better choice. If you had purchased or refinanced a home in the last 10 years you would probably be underwater. You would have lost any down-payment you put down and all the money you put into a home....

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