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Want to Rent an Apartment? Don't Forget Your Pet's Resume

Landlords in tight housing markets such as San Francisco are increasingly asking to see your pet's resume -- and they're not joking. Continue Reading

What to Know if You Need to Break Your Lease

Life happens. Jobs happen. Love happens. Here's what to do to avoid losing a lot of money if you need to move before your lease ends. Continue Reading

Rents Are Rising, and Not Only in Pricey San Francisco

It's not just skyrocketing San Francisco or always-astronomical New York. See the unexpected places where rents are rising. Continue Reading

6 Things to Know Before You Become a Landlord

Renting out your home or apartment can earn extra income, but you need to know about local laws, insurance and screening tenants. Continue Reading

25 Best Holiday Gifts for Renters

Searching for the perfect gift for the apartment-dweller in your life? Consider compact items that improve efficiency. Continue Reading

Picking a Landlord You Can Live With

Should you rent a home owned by an individual landlord or an apartment managed by a large company? Continue Reading

'Tis the Season to Reconsider Renters Insurance

Thieves see you when you're sleeping. They know when you're away. And 'tis the season for fires and falls. Continue Reading

Tenant Discovers Rental's Horrific Criminal Past

The tenant didn't inspect her East Memphis rental house before she signed a lease and now lives amid the evidence of a horrific crime. Continue Reading

Study: Housing Costs Cut Number of Households by Millions

There are millions fewer households than there would be under normal economic conditions. Continue Reading

New Apps for Renters Aim to Turn the Heat on Lax Landlords

The high-tech applications will do something as low-tech but essential as establishing a paper trail. Continue Reading

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