Renting a 1-bedroom apartment near BART in San Francisco

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Lets state the obvious: it’s insanely expensive to live in San Francisco, which also just took the prize for the most expensive rental city in the entire US. So we wondered, is there anywhere in the Bay area where one can find an apartment that doesn’t require them to sell their left arm? One way to understand rents... read

Don’t pay your December rent! Let us pay it for you!

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Save your December rent money for your December holiday shopping! Once again we’re paying the entire rent for one lucky renter. To win free rent, you must enter ASAP because this contest is only going on for one week (11/17 - 11/24): - Download the ‘Pay my rent’ graphic below to your phone or computer - Post... read

Dispatch from DC: Washington’s new mayor digs RadPad

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On November 3, voters in the District of Columbia rewarded Democratic candidate Muriel Bowser with a comfortable victory in D.C.’s three-way mayoral race. A D.C. council member since 2007, Bowser is set to inherit a city during an exciting but challenging time in it's history. I had a chance to meet Ms. Bowser at... read

Pay your rent with Apple Pay!

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We're excited to announce that you can now pay your rent with Apple Pay on RadPad! Apple Pay works just like it does if you use a credit or debit card only you don't have to enter any credit or debit info. Just tap Apple Pay as your payment option, enter your landlords information and RadPad handles the rest. To pay... read

Renting a 1-bedroom apartment near the ‘L’ in Chicago

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As we celebrate Halloween on Friday and walk into November on Saturday, it’s hard to believe we’re that much closer to the winter months. You can already feel it as the days get shorter and the nights get longer. You know what this means right? In Chicago it means packed CTA cars on ‘L’ as not a single one of us... read

Introducing our 100% Rent Guarantee plus a few more perks

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Three weeks ago we launched Pay with RadPad, giving you the option to pay your rent using your Debit or Credit card. Now we’re lowering our credit card rate, introducing our payment guarantee (covers you for any late fees) and taking $20 off your first months rent. Credit Cards are now just 2.99% (the lowest in... read

Living in Washington, D.C.? Here’s what it’ll cost you

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Metro is quickly becoming the most popular way to get to and from work in D.C., especially with the addition of the Silver Line. We decided to take a look at what apartments rent for near the most popular metro stops. Hey, even we were curious to know what it’ll cost to live in the nations capital. While anyone that... read

Our thoughts on paying your rent with a credit card

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A few days ago we released a new feature called Pay with RadPad that enables renters to pay their rent using a credit or debit card. We’re very excited about this feature because it gives renters more convenience and options for paying their rent on time, every month. First, some renting facts: Over 90% of all... read

Pay your Rent with RadPad and Retire your Checkbook Forever

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When we started RadPad last year we knew that some day we’d build a feature that would set us free of our checkbooks. There’s something that feels so inconvenient about writing a check and dropping it off every month just to pay the rent. We realized that what we really wanted was a mobile option that enabled us to... read

Why RadPad cares about immigration reform

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I’ve been a cofounder of a Los Angeles-based startup for two years now as the main designer and Creative Director. We have received millions in venture capital backing, had multiple acquisition offers, and design has been a huge part of that. Additionally, I have been offered jobs by dozens of the top tech firms and... read