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7 Tips for Inspecting Your New Rental

Aug 19 2015

If you’re planning to rent an apartment or house, there are a few things you need to know, say the experts.

First, be sure to use a reliable source to scout rentals so you don’t fall victim to a rental scam. Several online sites offer information about available rentals, complete with reviews.

Once you’ve honed your choices to just a few local options, you’ll want to meet with the owner or property manager to walk through the rental. At large complexes, the property manager might show you an apartment similar to the one you may rent to give you a feel for what the apartments are like. But if you’re serious about renting a certain unit, make sure you see that apartment, advises

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