Posts Tagged: apartment deal-breakers

How to Tell If Your Apartment Has a Criminal Past
How to Tell If Your Apartment Has a Criminal Past

How to Tell If Your Apartment Has a Criminal Past

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s the spooky time of the year again, so let’s take a look at another one of apartment hunter’s nightmares – unknowingly renting a place with a criminal past. Yes, it can and does happen. It even happened to one of my fellow My First Apartment bloggers a few years ago.  In that case the…
Apartment-Hunting Deal-Breakers
Apartment-Hunting Deal-Breakers

Apartment-Hunting Deal-Breakers

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When you’re apartment-hunting, sometimes the warning signs are obvious. A crumbling building overlooking the town dump? Stay away. The next-door neighbor plays “Who Let The Dogs Out” at maximum volume at all hours, while his real-life Dobermans prowl the hallways? RUN away. As fast as you can. Other times, you’re willing to overlook seemingly small…