The Ultimate Guide to Rental Scams: How to Spot and Stop them!

Maybe you’re an up-and-coming college student going to university in a new city or a young professional moving into the corporate world in a different town. Either way, we’ve all heard stories of potential renters getting scammed online. With rental scams on the rise, we understand your fear of encountering real estate fraud when looking…… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Rental Scams: How to Spot and Stop them!

5 Affordable Neighborhoods in NYC in 2021

Depending on the neighborhood, the average rent in New York City can be anywhere between $900 per room in a 3-bedroom apartment in Flushing to $5000 for a studio apartment in Lincoln Square. Living here ain’t cheap. So, what do you do if you’ve landed your dream job or been accepted to one of the…… Continue reading 5 Affordable Neighborhoods in NYC in 2021

Maximizing Your Shared Apartment for Thanksgiving

There’s something magical about the fall, and Thanksgiving just adds to that warm and fuzzy feeling. Being able to share it with family and friends really is the icing on the cake. Unfortunately, people who live in small shared spaces often find that they’re constrained by space. They assume they couldn’t possibly hold Thanksgiving in…… Continue reading Maximizing Your Shared Apartment for Thanksgiving

6 Most Affordable Neighborhoods in LA

It’s natural to feel nervous about moving to a new city. Living in LA can be a lot of fun thanks to its vibrant culture. It’s a land of opportunities for students, young professionals and families! LA has a little something for everyone. But the downside is that LA can be expensive to live in,…… Continue reading 6 Most Affordable Neighborhoods in LA

8 Best LA Neighborhoods For Young Professionals

Los Angeles is one of the world’s most populous cities and it is well known as a cultural and entertainment hub. This vast city opens up a wide range of opportunities for many individuals, and if you’re a young professional, then it is one of the best places you can live. If you’re moving to…… Continue reading 8 Best LA Neighborhoods For Young Professionals

Who’s in My House? 3 Steps to Evict a Roommate Not on the Lease

No one wants to have to resort to the option of evicting someone. However, whether it’s a friend or relative that is not leaving of their own accord, you might need to resort to legal eviction. So, how do you go about kicking out someone who hasn’t signed your apartment lease? We know this is…… Continue reading Who’s in My House? 3 Steps to Evict a Roommate Not on the Lease

8 Boxes to Tick on Roomi’s Moving in Checklist

Moving into a new home is an exciting landmark in your life! Nevertheless, for first-time renters, moving into a new apartment can be daunting. Between maintaining budgets and packing boxes, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of things that need to be done. Have you paid your move-in fees? Did you remember…… Continue reading 8 Boxes to Tick on Roomi’s Moving in Checklist

A Guide to Subletting in Los Angeles

Got some questions about subletting? Subletting is a term that describes an individual allowing someone to rent all or part of a currently leased house or apartment. You can sublet your apartment if you’re going away for an extended period, or if you want to completely move out before the lease is up, for example.…… Continue reading A Guide to Subletting in Los Angeles

Roomi’s Guide to 6 Renter’s Rights in Los Angeles To Empower Tenants

Can your landlord evict you without notice? Are you liable to pay higher rent because of a price hike? All these questions and more come under the purview of renter’s rights. So, whether you’re a seasoned renter or a newbie living in the city of dreams, let’s refresh the basics of the tenant-landlord relationship in…… Continue reading Roomi’s Guide to 6 Renter’s Rights in Los Angeles To Empower Tenants

8 Must-have Amenities When Renting in New York City

With the right amenities, an apartment can become so much more than just a roof over your head. That’s why in your search for an apartment, you must look beyond the bare necessities to consider the apartment amenities that are important to you. The right amenities can turn your home into a piece of paradise…… Continue reading 8 Must-have Amenities When Renting in New York City