Your Apartment Move-Out Checklist

Moving out of your apartment can be a stressful experience. Use a move-out checklist of tasks to help leave the guesswork behind. Start with this handy checklist of things, and add any additional tasks that apply to your move. (You might also check out our full moving checklist for a step-by-step guide to the entire […]

Get Your Security Deposit Back

You probably won’t be staying in your current apartment forever — so what happens when you move out? Odds are that when you signed the lease you had to put down a significant amount of money as a security deposit. When you move out, you’ll want that money refunded to you. But that process doesn’t […]

What’s a Good Reason to Move?

What’s a Good Reason to Move? Should I stay or should I go? Sometimes it is hard to know whether you should stay in your current place or move into a new apartment. If moving out is going to save money, keep safe, or accommodate your growing family, then you have a good reason to […]

How Do I Break A Lease?

Sometimes unforeseen life changes like a new job, divorce or a health emergency for yourself or someone in your family require you to leave your apartment sooner than you planned. In other cases, your living conditions may be intolerable. Your landlord’s willingness to cooperate will largely determine the difficulty of the process. What’s in the […]