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Finding an Apartment: Eight Tips for New Renters

Congratulations! You’ve graduated college and are about to start a job, an internship, or graduate school in a new place. For many, leaving college means finding housing for the first time. Suddenly the comfort and convenience of dorm life is no longer.  There...

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Replace assumption with communication

Replace assumption with communication What’s the biggest problem between landlords and tenants? Assumption. Remember that saying: “Assume makes an a____ of you and me?” Landlords generally assume tenants will trash the rental unit. Tenants assume they won’t get their...

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Cleaning up from the holidays

Here are some tips for cleaning up from the holidays: Christmas Trees Inform tenants what days real trees will be collected curbside by your municipality. If you’re in a rural area, perhaps provide a receptacle or location for trees to be placed so you can arrange...

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