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Top Things To Remember When Renting Top Things To Remember When Renting

By Edward Collard

Before renting any property, you should be aware of the terms of rental agreement, the costs included in entering the agreement, what is included with your rental, and all additional details. Here is a brief, helpful discussion of all the costs associated with renting.

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Rent Payment Rights in Massachusetts Rent Payment Rights in Massachusetts

By Steve Belakonis

Tenants in Massachusetts are legally protected by a number of regulations and laws. Many of those legal protections cover rent payments and other fees

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Types of Tenancy Types of Tenancy

By Dee Collard

There are various types of rental tenancies, such as a tenant with a Lease, a tenant at Will, and a tenant at Sufferance ? it is important to understand which applies to you in order to make sure you are on the same page as your landlord and that the length of the lease is appropriate.

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Tips on picking a vacation home Tips on picking a vacation home

By Deb Perro

Getting or renting a vacation home is a great idea. To improve your experience make sure that you know who to contact in the case of an emergency, pay with a safe method like a credit card, and make sure you see the location of your property.

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A Landlord's Responsibilities A Landlord's Responsibilities

By Adam Pavidis

Responsibilities of the landlord: as landlord it is important to provide your tenants with a livable property, and respond promptly to the tenant's requests. It is also important to record all your communication

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Tenant Insurance Tenant Insurance

By Adam Pavidis

Many people believe that when they rent property, their landlord's insurance covers their personal possessions in the apartment. In reality it only covers damage to the structure of the property, and rarely any caused by you.

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Security Deposits Security Deposits

By Steve Belakonis

Because a landlord can never be sure that their tenant will pay the rent as agreed, or pay for damages they make, a landlord usually requests a security deposit that you pay at the beginning of your tenancy.

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Subletting Your Residence Subletting Your Residence

By Lou Piazza

A brief guide to subletting your residence and how to best approach the transaction.

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Summer Rentals For Students Summer Rentals For Students

By Deb Perro

Many students supplement their education with further classes, research, or an internship over the summer. This often means you end up looking for summer housing in a brand new city, sometimes without being able to visit the residence until you go to move in. Even if you plan on staying in the same area as your college, many times renting an apartment or room can be a much cheaper alternative.

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Questions To Ask Before You Sign A Lease Questions To Ask Before You Sign A Lease

By Blanche Thomas

What should you ask your landlord before you sign a lease? It is important to ask these questions before you move into a new apartment; this will help you build a solid tenant-landlord relationship and understand what he will expect before you commit.

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