Category: Tips for Renters

PLAN (get ready…) GET THE MONEY READY (Deposit and first month’s rent) There’s no sense looking if you aren’t ready to pay up when you find it! CHECK ON YOUR CREDIT: Think your report may contain “NEGATIVE INFORMATION”? Run your credit report yourself to see what’s there. PRACTICE FILLING OUT A RENTAL APPLICATION Do this… Read more

Owners … Renters … Property Managers … What do we expect of each other? Some expectations are common to us all … be honest, be on time, return your phone calls, keep your word … while other expectations are individualistic and very specific to the person or group. Consider the following expectations common to rental… Read more

Have you ever wondered “WHEN WILL THIS ALL SETTLE DOWN?” about the Puget Sound real estate marketplace? Home prices – How high can they go? Interest rates – When will they start going up again? Household Income – Will my monthly paycheck keep pace with rising housing costs? Oh, if ever there was a need… Read more