Contemplating the thought of sweet, sweet independence and finally renting your first apartment? Exciting times! But wait, before jumping in, make sure you read these 7 crucial tips for first time renters. From figuring out how much rent you can afford to deciding whether or not to get renters insurance, we've got your renter's checklist ready.
How much rent can I afford? is a common question when apartment hunting. Before you get all caught up on apartment decor and hosting potlucks, have you calculated how much you can afford to pay in rent? You should and this post will help you figure that out.