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Tips on Sharing Expenses with a Roommate

June 4, 2012 by

Home, Renting, Renting 101 With our college days firmly behind us, many of my friends are moving from rowdy, shared houses to quiet apartments... Read Full Story

5 Tips for Renegotiating a Chicago Apartment Lease

January 9, 2012 by

Finding a Place & Moving, Home, Renting, Renting 101 When I first moved to Chicago, I saw my living situation as temporary. I’d planned on finding a less-expensive apartment... Read Full Story

How to Deal with an Uncooperative Landlord

October 19, 2011 by

Home, Renting, Renting 101 When I moved into my first apartment after college, I was thrilled about finally having my own place. What I... Read Full Story

Finding the Right Apartment

May 23, 2011 by

Finding a Place & Moving, Home, Renting, Renting 101 Searching for a new apartment is an exciting process—but it can also be incredibly stressful. Sure, we all want a... Read Full Story

Dealing with Landlord – Tenant Problems

February 21, 2011 by

Home, Renting, Renting 101 I recently moved into an apartment that was in less than stellar shape. While my apartment building is one of... Read Full Story