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Some Tips on Apartment Renting

Short term leasing

On average, a person in the United States will move approximately 12 times over the course or their life. According to the United States Census Bureau, 36.90% of households were living in rental properties in 2014. Over the next decade, Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies estimates that there will be over four million people seeking rental options.

Currently, there are 42.58 million housing units occupied by renters, and four-out-of-ten of these are single-family homes. Approximately one-fifth of available rentals are in two-to-four unit buildings.

There are a variety of reasons why individuals choose to rent, rather than own, their primary residence. In a recent survey with renters, 50% of the individuals polled stated that there was less stress associated with renting. Furthermore, these

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