How to Make the Most of Touring

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A new home is more than just a place to sleep; it affects everything in your life. Every moment you spend at home matters. That said, the reality of renting is that that time to start searching for a perfect new place always seems to sneak up on you. And it's not like that's all you've got on your plate—you’re... read

Landlords…How Are They Different (And Why You Should Care)

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There are many parts of the leasing process that impact your living experience. Some are obvious, while others you may only think about after you move in. For example, many people visualize their perfect home in terms of a list of aesthetic features, like a spa-like bathroom or hardwood floors. Others think about utility... read

What D.C. Zip Codes are Paying the Most of Their Salaries in Rent?

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We all know that residents of the nation’s capital pay some of the highest rent in the country. Across the entire D.C. area right now, renters are paying around $2,050 for a one bedroom on RadPad. However, we wanted to go a step further to see which residents in the D.C. metro area are paying the highest percentage of... read

7 Tips for Managing Money with Your Roommate

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Living with a roommate certainly has its perks, such as having someone to split the bills with. But like with any relationship, financial conflicts, if not handled proactively, can make your life miserable. Whether you’ve been living with your roomie for some time or are about to move in with a new one, use these... read

2016 grads could be paying 79% of their income on rent

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Graduating from college and entering the job market is an exciting time – you’ll be given opportunities that you hadn’t had previously, like moving to a new city and figuring out how many times you can eat cereal for dinner in one month. So what do the 1.85 million students projected to earn a bachelor’s degree in... read

(Official) Sunday brunch hours for 10 U.S. cities

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A recent Thrillist article announced that New York City may start allowing restaurants and bars to sell alcohol before noon on Sunday. Nestled in our Los Angeles cocoon – which allows alcohol sales at 6 a.m. any day of the week – we realized that across the country there may be an epidemic – cities that do not... read

The 50 Most Expensive Colleges to Rent Off Campus

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As college students prepare for the end of the academic calendar and head out of their college towns for the summer, many are thinking about where they will be resting their heads next year. For upperclassmen this often means deciding between living on campus or renting off campus. With room and board for college dorms... read