Say it ain’t so! Rents in SoCal up for the 4th year in a row

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Wish we had some better news for renters but the truth is rents in Southern California, including the counties of Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange are up for the fourth consecutive year. The only real winner in the rental wars are our friends who live in Ventura County, where rents were actually down 3%... read

Avoiding rental scams & the people out to get you!

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Avoiding rental scams & the people out to get you! Let’s be honest, if you’re out there looking for a new apartment there’s a chance you might come across a scam and not even know it! It’s sad that there are people out there who prey on your emotional vulnerability during your apartment search,... read

Scrappiest team in the rental market

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The #DreamTeam. #TeamRadpad. Tim, Jon, Andrew, Evan and Jeff. And because someone had to keep the lights at the office on… thanks for letting us have all the fun Tyler, Chris and... read

A neighborhood-by-neighborhood breakdown of rent prices in Los Angeles

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Ever wondered what it would cost you to live in the second largest rental market in the country? We’re talking about a city where the grass is always greener, the girls so hot they’ll met your popsicles. The city of Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Our team, in partnership with the guys at RentMetrics.com,... read

Taking RadPad to some new ‘hoods!

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The last eight months have been incredible for RadPad. We’ve bootstrapped and pushed through with our scrappy little team and have helped thousands of renters in Los Angeles and San Diego find their rad pad.  We’ve also gained significant traction with property owners looking to rent their pad to an awesome... read

Introducing Find a Pad for the desktop

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A few short months ago we built the easiest way to find an awesome pad from the palm of your hand. We literally had no money to spend on marketing, and, thanks to you, thousands have downloaded the app and then shared RadPad with friends. After hundreds of hours of design (dozens of internal revisions and concepts) and... read

Welcome to our pad! (aka where we work)

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Hello! And welcome to our office. Our pad. The place where all the magic happens. We’re quite lucky because we work in one of the coolest spaces in one of the coolest cities in America. It also just so happens to be in the heart of Venice Beach, California and a block from the beach. We definitely can’t... read

RadPad of the Week! Mar Vista Lofts

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Mar Vista Lofts | 3992 Inglewood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90066 Why We’re Obsessed: This is really loft living at its finest. Picture clean concrete floors, huge windows, bright light, dramatic ceilings (9-19’ tall!), and that’s just the beginning. The lofts are perfect for entertaining or... read

RadPad of the Week: La Casa de la Sirena del Sol

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1239 Manzanita Street, Los Angeles, CA 90029 (Video!) Why We’re Obsessed: Talk about a charming bungalow! La Casa de la Sirena del Sol is a stunner. Beautifully restored hardwood floors, brand new granite counter tops throughout, bright light and onsite laundry. The home also features private garden space for... read