All articles tagged: “Renting”

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RentHop Uses a Smart Algorithm to Help Renters Assess Properties and Get the Best Price

RentHop Helps Renters Find the Best Value

Sky-high rental rates are a huge concern in today’s economy, and nowhere is that more apparent than in New York City. RentHop is a... read more »

Jon McDonald

By: Jon McDonald • 6/7/23

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NHP Foundation Offers Affordable Housing and Community Engagement to Low-Income Families

NHP Foundation Offers Housing and Community Engagement

The NHP Foundation leverages resources and partnerships around the US to provide its residents with life skills and affordable... read more »

Brandon Rossman

By: Brandon Rossman • 7/21/22

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RentCheck Self-Service Property Inspections Can Help Tenants Protect Security Deposits and Reduce Debt

RentCheck Helps Tenants Protect Security Deposits and Reduce Debt

Each year, 30% of renters engage in disputes with their landlords or property managers over withheld security deposits. That... read more »

Jon McDonald

By: Jon McDonald • 12/23/21

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Obligo: An Alternative to Security Deposits That Simplifies the Rental Experience & Helps Reduce Debt

Obligo Offers Renters an Alternative to Security Deposits

Security deposits can pose challenges for both renters and landlords. That’s why Obligo developed a more convenient way to make... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/18/21

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PadSplit Makes it Easier to Avoid Debt by Connecting People with Quality, Affordable Housing

PadSplit: An Affordable Housing Platform

Finding affordable housing is not an easy task, particularly for people in low-income brackets living in or near large cities.... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 10/22/20

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Legal Resources for Subprime Bay Area Tenants Facing Eviction and Harassment Issues

Legal Resources for Bay Area Tenants

As the U.S. continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, unemployment remains high and millions of Americans are facing the... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 8/26/20

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Renting? When and Why You Should Buy a Home

Renting? When and Why You Should Buy a Home

The question of whether to buy a home or continue renting used to be a no-brainer. Proponents of home ownership typically say you should buy and... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/16/14

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5 Secret Tricks to Renting with Bad Credit

5 Secret Tricks to Renting with Bad Credit

You may know having bad credit can disqualify you for credit cards or loans, but did you know it can also impact where you live? When you apply... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 7/21/14

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Rent vs. Buy: 5 Key Questions Before You Decide

Rent vs. Buy: 5 Key Questions Before You Decide

Are you writing yet another rent check and thinking about other options? Is owning your own home always better than renting? Is now a good time... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/19/14

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How to Protect Your Credit as a Renter

How to Protect Your Credit as a Renter

If you’re currently renting, you may have eyes on owning one day. To make that dream happen, you’ll need to protect your credit and finances and... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/18/14

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4 Steps for Breaking a Lease with Bad Credit

4 Steps for Breaking a Lease with Bad Credit

When you sign a lease, you are signing a legally binding contract with your landlord. Your end of the bargain is that you agree to make all the... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 1/15/14

Study

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Study Finds the Benefits of Owning Versus Renting a Home Still Hold True

Study Finds the Benefits of Owning Versus Renting a Home Still Hold True

Since the housing bubble burst and home values plummeted, Americans have begun to question whether it still makes financial sense to buy a home.... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 8/22/13

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Do Rentals Hurt Your Credit?

Do Rentals Hurt Your Credit?

There are many things we do in our financial lives that impact our credit, both positively and negatively. But it may surprise you to learn about... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/29/13

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When You Have Bad Credit, Is It Better to Rent or Buy?

When You Have Bad Credit, Is It Better to Rent or Buy?

Recently millions of Americans have been faced with a similar problem – they have bad credit and they need to find somewhere to live. Maybe... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/12/13