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5 simple ways landlords can update a kitchen:

Update cabinet handles – Kitchen cabinet handles can instantly give away a kitchen’s age, as styles and materials tend to change quite frequently.

Replace cabinet doors – If the kitchen cabinets are all regular sizes then your client should easily be able to find new doors to help give their kitchen an instant new look. 80 more words

Rents up Rents Down

In all my years of property management I have encountered many landlords saying “the other agent quoted a higher rent per week”. My answer to them is: ‘How well do they know the market/area? 124 more words


Airbnb started out in San Francisco in 2007 with an inflatable bed and some breakfast. Since its humble beginnings, its grown into an international success, a service that is used worldwide. 727 more words

The Healthy Life

Rental Scams are on the rise. Renters Beware. Report scams to the FTC.

Scammers often advertise rentals that don’t exist or aren’t available to trick people into sending money before they find out the truth. Scammers know that finding the right apartment or vacation rental can be hard work, and a seemingly good deal is hard to pass up. 139 more words


Protesting Apartment Laundry Prices With Bathtub Laundry

Fueled by the rage caused by my apartment management raising the price of the washing machines in the communal laundry room, I recently decided to protest. 605 more words

On Being Alive

11 Ways to Save on School

  • Rent a book or buy used. Talk to students in your program that have taken the classes you want to take and buy the books from them.
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