5 Tips For Living With an International Roommate

Can you imagine moving to a new country and navigating the rental landscape? The American rental market can be difficult to navigate even for someone born and raised in the same neighborhood, so we can only imagine how intimidating it can be for an international roommate. Living with an international roommate and wondering how to…… Continue reading 5 Tips For Living With an International Roommate

Help! My Roommate Smokes In The Apartment and I Don’t

Even though you’ve staved off the temptation and tried hard to avoid second-hand smoke, you just found out your roommate smokes in the apartment. Next time you’ll make sure to use a roommate finder that prevents unpleasant surprises like these. Here’s what you can do when find your roommate smoking in the apartment. Smoking cigarettes…… Continue reading Help! My Roommate Smokes In The Apartment and I Don’t

4 Non-Political Spots Roommates in Washington Will Love

To find roommates in Washington with similar political interests is not possible. Let’s say, one of your roommates is spending his time rooting for Donald Trump. You’re glad the other feels the need to satiate her artsy side. Moreover, she wants to get away from the political noise with you. But where to start on the…… Continue reading 4 Non-Political Spots Roommates in Washington Will Love

An Intro to Biking Laws for Roommates in Washington D.C.

One of the best offerings the northeast metros have is their variety of transportation options. Using public transportation or driving through hour-long traffic aren’t your preferred methods of getting around? Then biking through the capital city is another great option. For roommates in Washington D.C., who are already battling rising rent costs, using programs like Capital…… Continue reading An Intro to Biking Laws for Roommates in Washington D.C.

Houses for Rent in Boston in Higher Demand Than Ever

Alright, so Boston is an expensive place to live. Where isn’t these days (besides Texas)? Prices on apartments and houses for rent in Boston increased by nearly 6 percent in 2015. Much to the dismay of students and young professionals, Boston is just one of the many metros where neither the rent prices nor vacancy…… Continue reading Houses for Rent in Boston in Higher Demand Than Ever

Finding Rent-Controlled Apartments for Rent in Washington D.C.

Washington D.C.: America’s capital city and the fourth most expensive rental market in the country. If you’re on the hunt for a new home, you’re likely looking for the most affordable apartments for rent in Washington D.C., right? Rent control is a pretty nice setup in some of America’s major metros. And Washington D.C. renters…… Continue reading Finding Rent-Controlled Apartments for Rent in Washington D.C.

Why Baltimore Roommates Should Plan a Staycation in Charm City

When moving to a new city, you take into consideration things like potential job opportunities, affordable housing, and the social scene. While working your dream job may be your top priority, finding ways to enjoy your time off comes in as a tight second. While you may assume you need to jump on a plane…… Continue reading Why Baltimore Roommates Should Plan a Staycation in Charm City