Avoid becoming a victim in a carefully-calculated rental scam. Do you know how to recognize scam artists and protect your money from them? The more you know, the less vulnerable you will be.
Common Rental Scams
Posted by Nicole La Capria on June 26, 2013
When you search for an apartment, potential landlords will want to check your credit, contact references, and conduct a background check to ensure that you are an honest and reliable tenant. However, you have to be just as stringent and aware of dishonest and disreputable...
How to Avoid Rental Scams
Posted by Nicole La Capria on June 27, 2013
Unforuntately, numerous unsuspecting apartment hunters become victims of common rental scams when searching for a great deal on a place. Lured by bargain prices and fooled by conniving crooks, these swindled rental property-seekers will wind up losing their money and feeling...
How to Reclaim Your Security Deposit
Posted by Staff Writer on January 2, 2019
Let the close (or strained) relationship with your landlord dictate your approach, and make a strategic plan of action. A respectful and trustworthy tenant who communicates often and effectively will be met with a better response, but even close bonds can quickly sour once money...