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Renter Resources

for modern renters

How to Calculate and Split Rent with Roommates

How to Calculate and Split Rent with Roommates

Splitting rent is a smart way to save money, allowing you to pay just a fraction of the total cost of living. Here are ways you can calculate how to split rent with your roommates.

Edwin Cheung
Edwin Cheung
Renter Resources
What to Consider Before Signing Your First Lease

What to Consider Before Signing Your First Lease

So the time has finally come to sign your first lease! This is an exciting step towards independence. The following tips will help you make a more informed decision and ensure you end up with the best rental property for your needs.

Daniel Lavarte
Daniel Lavarte
Renter Resources
How to Get Your Security Deposit Back

How to Get Your Security Deposit Back

A security deposit protects a landlord's money if any of their property is damaged during their renter’s lease period and is typically returned to the renter when their lease is up. However, deductions can be made, so here are a few tips to help ensure you get back your full security deposit!

Liliana Vazquez
Liliana Vazquez
Renter Resources
Renters: 7 Steps to Help You Get Back Your Security Deposit

Renters: 7 Steps to Help You Get Back Your Security Deposit

If you’re a renter moving out and you took care of your unit, these steps may increase your chances of getting back your security deposit.

Rochelle Langam
Rochelle Langam
Renter Resources
Can My Landlord Make Me Buy Renters Insurance?

Can My Landlord Make Me Buy Renters Insurance?

Is renter's insurance a good idea? Why does a landlord require it? Is renters insurance legal in every state? Read this to find out.

Kate Mallison
Kate Mallison
Renter Resources
5 Reasons Why Renters Insurance Is a Good Idea

5 Reasons Why Renters Insurance Is a Good Idea

Renters insurance is an insurance policy designed to protect you and your belongings, but is it really necessary?

Rochelle Langam
Rochelle Langam
Renter Resources
What’s the Difference between a Lease and a Rental Agreement?

What’s the Difference between a Lease and a Rental Agreement?

What's the difference between a lease and a rental agreement? Here's what landlords and tenants need to know.

Kate Mallison
Kate Mallison
Renter Resources
Building Better Relationships with Owners

Building Better Relationships with Owners

Don't let bad communication damage your relationship with the owner. Here are some tips for property managers to build stronger professional relationships.

Kate Mallison
Kate Mallison
Renter Resources