8 studio apartments that will make you forget you even want a bedroom

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Usually touted as “cozy” or “quaint,” the studio apartment has long been the go-to place for those looking for minimalist living, or a lower-cost space in a higher-cost rental market (we’re looking at you, San Francisco). For its notorious lack of space, the studio has its benefits: it’s cheaper to decorate... read

RadPad makes renting a social experience

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RadPad has long been a more friendly, social way to hunt for apartments. Connect your Facebook or LinkedIn and easily see who in your network is also looking for new digs. Today, we're taking that a step further with two new introductions to RadPad: Use your connections to get a recommendation with the... read

Is Renting Like Dating?

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UH-OH. It’s the second week of February and you still don't have an apartment or a date. That’s OK—with the remaining time, a few swipes and reading the below, you can get yourself a place to lay your head and maybe a bedmate? Big revelation: Men and women are different. In order to preserve our sanity, the truth... read

Are You Overspending on Rent? Here’s the Rule

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When you’re looking for a place to live, the most important and probably the most intimidating step is figuring out how much to spend on rent. Here’s a rule of thumb: Thou shalt not commit more than 30 percent of thine income to housing. In other words, do not spend more than 30% of your paycheck on rent. This seems... read

Wait, they roomed together? Surprising celeb duos who once lived together

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What if your roommate was a future Oscar winner? You would probably think twice about pissing them off with passive-aggressive notes, obviously! Long before they were stars, and before the multi-million dollar paychecks and enormous homes, some of today's hottest celebrities lived a lot like us. Life as a struggling... read

Have roommates? Pay with RadPad and pay your rent together!

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Not long after we released Pay with RadPad last October, allowing renters to easily pay rent to their landlord with a credit or debit card, we quickly got to work on Pay with RadPad Roommates. A lot of us at RadPad have roommates and while using Pay with RadPad makes it incredibly easy and convenient to pay our own... read

Introducing RadPad for Android

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It’s finally here! We’re proud to announce that RadPad for Android is live in the Google Play store. We’ve gotten thousands of requests for an Android app, and we’re incredibly excited to bring a native version of RadPad to the Play Store. We believe in building experiences that feel comfortable on each platform,... 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