I found an apartment I really like, at the price I want, in the location I want, but the reviews online say that there are many problems with AC/Heat, water system and washer dryer units. Is there any way I can approach the leasing office with those poor reviews and get some kind of real assurance that those problems are fixed or maybe have the lease modified so we can get reimbursed if those sorts of problems occur, or should I just pass on it?
I need to find an apartment meeting a specific set of requirements ASAP in Cincinnati, Ohio. Unfortunately, I literally do not have any time to spend doing this myself. Is there a broker, independent realtor, or some other kind of service where I can send them into the world and they will hustle up some acceptable places to live for me ... for a modest fee? [more inside]
Hello, folks. My overthinking tendencies are working overtime as I try to navigate the next few months of my life (job/apartment change, travel?) amidst the fallout of the last few months of my life (end of long term relationship). I can't tell if I'm biting off more than I can chew or if I'm just standing in my own way. [more inside]
I'm looking to rent a room
in Brooklyn/Queens ASAP but I know very little about the city. I have a place to stay for a few weeks when I move down there on the 17th of this month but after that I'm pretty much on my own. How can I educate myself in the meantime so I know what to look for when I'm reading craisglist ads? Also, suggestions for good apartments based on what I'm looking for? [more inside]
A family member is moving to Augusta, Georgia before the end of the year, and we're looking for some advice on apartments and job opportunities. [more inside]
Where can I find listings for wheelchair-accessible apartments in North Oakland? Sites, organizations, amenable landlords, types of buildings that are easy to make accessible...? [more inside]
We're a family of two writers and a preschooler, looking for resources & advice on picking a place in the US to move to. [more inside]
In May I will be moving to the Bay Area for work. Where should I live? How should I look for a place? [more inside]
I may be relocating to Richmond for work soon and have been trying to get a read on where to live in the city. After reading this previously
I wanted to see what's changed in the last 6 years.
The most important things to me in an apartment are: safety, kitchen space, and quiet. I tend to work long hours and like my apt to be the place that I can finally relax in.
Thanks in advance!
I'm moving to Pittsburgh, but I'll be working in Vandergrift. Can you help me with Pittsburgh neighborhoods and its environs? [more inside]
I'm moving from the Midwest to Baltimore in about a month, likely into an apartment sight unseen. Baltimore MeFites - I need your advice on where to live that is safe, in my price range, and would fit my lifestyle! [more inside]
Decent (yet affordable!) places/area to move to in the West New York area? (Hoboken, Jersey City, Weehawken) [more inside]
Help me move from Oregon to NYC Part 2: Moving in a rented RV. [more inside]
Help me move to NYC Part 1: Finding an apartment (Brooklyn? Jersey City?) [more inside]
A friend is moving to Providence, RI - where should he live? Where can he find reliable apartment listings, or well-situated, reasonably priced apartment complexes? What else does he need to know? [more inside]
Best apartment/townhouse/condo rental site for a move to Milwaukee, WI? [more inside]
Advice for an out of towner hunting for apartments in Manhattan? Lots of questions inside. [more inside]
What's the best place for me in the SF Bay Area? [more inside]
I'm about halfway through setting up my new studio in Oakland, and I feel this overwhelming sense of feeling like I should have looked for a place in San Francisco instead. I'm not sure what to do at this point. [more inside]
Moving to NYC and looking for an apartment. Questions inside. [more inside]
What are your suggestions for pet-friendly Maryland apartments with a washer and dryer in the unit in the Columbia/Ellicott City/Elkridge area? Suggestions for apartments to avoid are also welcome. [more inside]
Moving to Fairfax, VA. Looking for an apartment where we won't get knifed or offered crack. [more inside]
Looking for an apartment in Austin for this fall. Help me figure out what to do. [more inside]
I'm 18 in downstate NY, and I've been offered a retainer position at a San Francisco company. I'm looking to to move out there in the end of August, and I have some questions about apartments, the city, and big leaps in life. San Francisco 101? [more inside]
AtlantaFilter: Moving to a new city. Looking for an apartment. Haven't quite done this before! Need help. [more inside]
Moving from England to Washington DC - advice?
I'm moving with my wife to Washington DC in the summer from England to start a job downtown. I'd like your thoughts on finding a place, neighbourhoods, logistics and cultural stuff. [more inside]
Moving to San Francisco for work in June, when should we look for an apartment? We can fly down for a weekend in April or May, or we can look once we get there and stay at a hotel/hostel in the meantime. What's going to be the best way to find a good place? We want to live in the city.
I want to move to Cambridge, Massachusetts. Can someone map out the area in a way that I can understand the neighborhoods and squares? [more inside]
What does it take to land an apartment in Los Angeles without first landing a job in Los Angeles? [more inside]
I'm looking for an apartment in or near Lancaster, PA. Where else should I look outside of CL and the newspaper? [more inside]
How scared should we be of bad apartment complex reviews when looking in Austin? [more inside]
Incoming Tufts grad student looking for lots of advice on long-distance apartment-hunting in Somerville/Cambridge area (or beyond?). [more inside]
Where should I and my girlfriend live in or around Burlington, VT while I attend UVM as a doctoral student? [more inside]
I might be getting a job in Seattle soon, the job being located near Lakeview Cemetery. I'm going to be apartment hunting from a distance so I won't be able to really check things out in advance. Help me find a place to live. [more inside]
Where should I move to in the Philadelphia/South NJ/Moorestown area based on these requirements? I have read other questions and still need help. [more inside]
My boyfriend and I are moving from Boston to Nashville in late May or early June. We are looking to rent a one bedroom and would prefer to pay no more than $600 a month, within city limits or as close to the city as possible. We've been looking in East Nashville as recommended by friends but so far searching via the internet hasn't been extremely helpful. Specific street names/apartments would be greatly appreciated. [more inside]
Help! I need a hand finding an apartment in DC for 3 people all about to commute in different directions. [more inside]
Is apartment moving always this hard? For everyone? I feel like I must be missing something. [more inside]
MovingFilter: My girlfriend and I have a trip to Austin planned next week to find an apartment for our upcoming move there. Do you think it would be possible to find a place in the 4 days we'll be there, or is that a pipe dream? [more inside]
Relocating from St. Louis to New York (Queens/LI border). I need to find an apartment to move into July 1st. How screwed am I?
Boston Filter: Moving from Texas. Help me navigate the (seemingly) bizarre apartment market [more inside]
I am in the process of moving to Oakland (yay!). My next task is to find the perfect apartment for me and my cats. What do you know that I should know? [more inside]
Moving to the CA Bay area. Need some advice. [more inside]
I need advice for finding an apartment in DC, in particular the Columbia Heights, Shaw, or Mt. Pleasant neighborhoods. [more inside]
Worst-Case-Scenario-Filter: What would happen if we broke our lease? [more inside]
I grew up in Salem and Portland, Oregon. My family moved to Wisconsin as a teenager. Now, finally as an adult, I'm moving back home to Portland (yay!). [more inside]
Looking for some specifics and some general advice: broker/realtor/agency recommendations for finding a rental in Jersey City, and/or links to general resources for someone new to real estate/apartment hunting. [more inside]
We're thinking of moving to Jersey City from points west, and have some questions about it which aren't answered in this previous JC AskMe
. Sincere apologies for the length! [more inside]
So I've decided to look into moving to Seattle. Where should I live with the budget I have? [more inside]
Moving to Philly! Where should I live? When should I start looking for a late-August move? Any good source of apartment listings, besides craigslist? [more inside]