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

Introducing ‘Ask RadPad’

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We’re really proud to announce the release of ‘Ask RadPad' a new area of RadPad that will help renters get answers to those really tough questions that come up when renting. Renters often email or tweet us asking for help getting answers to some really interesting questions. Questions like: “Can I be... read

We made a rap video: ‘Here Goes the Neighborhood’

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We do things a bit differently at RadPad - like make rap videos when we’re not busy building new features. Introducing the world premier of ‘Here Goes the Neighborhood.’ Join Brad aka Master B-Rad (Abrams Artists’ Bret Green) as he moves out of his parent’s house, fights off scammers, and... read

‘Here Goes the Neighborhood’ Official Rap Song & Lyrics

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Download the official song ‘Here Goes the Neighborhood' from iTunes.  Here Goes the Neighborhood Verse Stuck in the valley in my racecar bunk bed Hearin’ mom callin “Have you found a place yet?” Wallet running low but I gotta find a rental Wasting all my time with the West Side Stressfuls What to... read

These are the Top 10 Up-And-Coming Neighborhoods in Los Angeles right now!

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So you want to live in Los Angeles but you don’t want to pay the absurd rental prices that come with living in some of the most popular neighborhoods like Santa Monica, Malibu, West Hollywood, Hollywood and Downtown? With the median price of 1-bedroom apartment in Los Angeles hovering around $1,700/month, we’ve... read