Renting for the first time can be overwhelming and things can move pretty fast once you’ve found an apartment you want. There’s a lot to consider when you’re a first-time renter, so we’ve compiled a list of tips to make sure you’re fully prepared to find your first home:
Apartment hunting can be overwhelming, especially if it’s your first time living on your own. Get prepared ahead of time and start saving. According to Zillow, more than one-third (38%) of renters surveyed say they couldn’t cover an unexpected expense of $1,000—so prepare for unexpected expenses ahead of time.
Over 44.1 million American households are renters, so the market can seem intimidating at first. Preparation is key.