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February 28, 2019

When should I hire a moving company?

It’s time to move out of your rental, which probably means testing the extent of your planning skills in a way you’ve never known before. As you sort through closets of things you never knew you had you might be wondering if you should save money by moving on your own or if you might need the help of professional movers. If you’re on the fence about when you should hire a moving company, consider taking these steps to figure it out:

January 08, 2019

5 things your renters insurance policy doesn’t cover

Renters insurance is a big help when your property is lost, broken or stolen. It’s also a big help when you accidentally damage your rental unit or when a guest is injured at your place.

Like all types of policies, renters coverage does not cover every type of “peril,” or cause of loss. Before you buy a policy, make sure you understand where your renters insurance coverage begins and ends.

So what does renters insurance not cover? Check out these five losses that are likely not part of your renter’s insurance coverage.

October 30, 2018

How to find your perfect rental home fast

There are actually a lot of benefits to renting a place- you get all the privacy and space you want without the worry of unexpected expenses or the long-term commitment that comes with home ownership. However, when you’re looking for that perfect home to rent, time is of the essence. In some markets, rental property is in high demand so you need to know a few things so you are ready to snap up the one you want quickly when it becomes available.

May 31, 2019

Decorating your small rental space

Decorating a rented home is never an easy task. Part of your budget goes to regular monthly rent payments and there are always a number of restrictions and boundaries set by the landlord. These guidelines will show you what you can do with little investment in a place that you will eventually have to vacate.