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Why Do Apartments Ask For Renters Insurance?

Why Do Apartments Ask For Renters Insurance?

If you found this blog post, you’ve probably been asked by your landlord to purchase renter’s insurance. Why Another Cost? Actually, it can help you a lot. Buying renter’s insurance is very affordable (starts at about $20/month) and is certainly in your best interest....

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Named Top Apartment Blog in Nation

Named Top Apartment Blog in Nation

The Apartment’s Corner blog by Fidelity Management has just been recognized as one of the top apartment blogs in the nation. More specifically, The Apartment’s Corner by Fidelity Management have been named the #13 Apartment Blog in the Nation by Feedspot. The list...

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What Does Apartment Utilities Included Mean?

What Does Apartment Utilities Included Mean?

A utility-included apartment essentially means you (the resident) pay one single bill to the landlord for rent and utilities. Does 'apartments with utilities' included mean it is cheaper because it is -- "included". No, not neccesarily.  Someone always has to pay for...

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What are the Different Types of Apartment Entrances?

What are the Different Types of Apartment Entrances?

Have you considered entrance type as part of your apartment search? If not, you should. In general, there are 4 main apartment entrance styles - and not every apartment complex has each type. The four main entrance types are: private entrance, semi-private entrance,...

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How Old Are Apartments?

How Old Are Apartments?

Apartment buildings have existed for hundreds of years, but most of the apartments you see in the U.S. today were likely built between 1950 and today. Historically-renovated buildings are an exception to this general finding. Those could be much older. The likely age...

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How Do I Ask My Apartment Complex for a New Appliance?

How Do I Ask My Apartment Complex for a New Appliance?

Renting an apartment and think you need a new appliance? Here, in this article, 'appliances' refer to those items that were already there when you moved in. Let's take a look at when you can get an appliance replaced, and how to ask for one. What are Your Lease Terms?...

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10 Questions To Ask On A Virtual Apartment Tour

10 Questions To Ask On A Virtual Apartment Tour

A virtual apartment tour can be helpful to visualize your future home -- even from afar. There are several types of apartment tours, but if you have a video chat tour lined up with a live agent, below are some questions to ask: 1. Who will guide the tour? Find out...

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What is a Self-Guided Apartment Tour?

What is a Self-Guided Apartment Tour?

With the advent of technology, self-guided tours have risen in popularity among apartments nationwide. What is a self-guided apartment tour? A 'self-guided' apartment tour or 'self-tour property' is exactly what it sounds like:  a way to tour without the presence of a...

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What Are the Different Types of Apartment Tours?

What Are the Different Types of Apartment Tours?

If you're looking to rent an apartment, you probably have heard of at least two different types of tours (virtual and in-person). However, there are actually several other innovative ways to tour apartments these days, including 3D tours, live video tours,...

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