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Renting from Private Owner in Northeast Philadelphia

Renting from Private Owner in Northeast Philadelphia

Billy just signed a lease with a private owner...and then the following year, the private owner decided to stop renting to him. It’s not unusual for such an owner to move back into their property, have another family member move into the property, or sell their house...

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How to Be a Respectful Apartment Neighbor

How to Be a Respectful Apartment Neighbor

Just moved into a new apartment and want to know the rules of being a good, respectful apartment neighbor? That's a great start. What exactly is apartment neighbor etiquette? Let's take a look. 1. Keep Sound to a Minimum If you're looking to play music, keep it at a...

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Should I Rent a Condo or Apartment?

Should I Rent a Condo or Apartment?

Thinking of renting and don't know whether to go with a condo or an apartment? What's the difference between them anyway? In this article, we are not talking about whether you should rent or buy, but merely which one to rent in. Generally speaking, a condo is owned by...

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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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6 Disadvantages of Renting From Private Landlord

6 Disadvantages of Renting From Private Landlord

Are you looking to rent from a private individual landlord? While there might be some advantages to renting from a private landlord, such as potentially a more personal relationship , one should also understand the potential disadvantages, including maintenance...

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Top 20 Short Trips to Small Towns From Philadelphia

Top 20 Short Trips to Small Towns From Philadelphia

Planning on taking a short day trip from Philadelphia for a quick getaway or just to enjoy some time away from the city? Everyone needs a break once in a while, so take a look at this guide to help you choose between 20 amazing day trips to quaint towns near and...

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Is a Duplex Better Than an Apartment?

Is a Duplex Better Than an Apartment?

Are you in the market to rent an apartment or duplex? First, let's look at the definitions. Then, we will explore some of the pros and cons of each. While a duplex and apartment are similar in that they both contain units to house people, a duplex refers to two...

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