For some of us, living in Greater Boston — but just outside city limits — provides the best of all worlds. But finding the right apartment in the Greater Boston Area requires more than just expanding your search: there’s a multitude of different strategies to deploy that simply do not lend themselves to looking for […]
Though you probably want affordable apartments — not cheap ones — finding a Boston apartment that fits your budget is always a challenge. Here’s our favorite tips to finding cheap 1 bedroom apartments in Boston.
Need to find Boston apartments available September 1, but still don’t have one? Don’t panic: we’re seeing some of the best inventory in apartments in over 15 years. Read on.
A romantic partner who frequently spends the night. A college buddy who needs someplace to crash. A colleague who doesn’t want to spend their quarantine alone. Though the circumstances can vary wildly, there’s no shortage of reasons why someone might find themselves staying at your place. Whether it’s a temporary situation or a recurring arrangement, […]
COVID-19 is an official pandemic, but there are steps you can take to keep yourself safe and disinfect your apartment. This is a time for all of us to remain vigilant and increase our levels of awareness.
Renting an apartment sight unseen can be one of the most challenging things a person can do when trying to move to a new city or suburb. Just about, everyone will tell you the same thing- avoid it at all costs. However, what if you don’t have any other option? What if your circumstances put […]
We’ve all heard the old saying, “renting is throwing money away.” And on the surface, that makes a lot of sense. Many a long-time renter has longingly gazed at their home- owning friends building equity, and wondered if they were making a mistake. Many well-intentioned friends or relatives have advised us to buy a home […]
What is a co-signer for an apartment rental lease? A co-signer or guarantor is another person who also takes full responsibility to pay the monthly rent for a residential rental lease, if the lessee is unable to do so. This provides landlords or property managers with the ability to contact another party and request payment […]
Furnished apartments might not be for everyone: but for some of us, they’re exactly what we need, just when we need it. Which one are you? Read on to find out.
Looking for an apartment can be a stressful time in someone’s life. After all, you’re deciding where you’re going to be living for the foreseeable future. And you’re likely to worry that you’ll forget to check the one aspect of an apartment that’ll turn into a headache down the road. Thankfully, you’re more likely than […]