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Making the Decision – Should I Renew my Lease or Look Elsewhere?
Updated 1 week ago
As the months of your apartment lease begin to tick away, it is normal to begin thinking about what is next. Over the next few months, you will need to decide whether to renew your lease or if it's time to move on to a new one. Now, if you have ever gone through this yourself you know it isn't…
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What can $1,600 in the Bronx get you right now?
Updated 4 weeks ago
Finding an apartment is tough. Finding an apartment you can actually afford is even harder. That is why we, here at RentHop wants to give a little insight on what's on the market right now, in different price ranges. The Bronx is kind of far away from the hustle and bustle of Manhattan, but if…
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What would be the best NYC neighborhood for you?
Updated 1 month ago
  New York City is home to over 8 million people, which makes it the largest city in the country by a mile. When you look at the many benefits and amenities the city features, it is easy to see why. Sure, it can be expensive, but to many people, the culture, food, sports, history, etc all make…
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10 Questions You Should Ask Your New Landlord Before Signing a Lease
Updated 1 month ago
After days of researching and trekking around neighborhoods to find your perfect apartment, you've finally found it! Yay! The logical next step is to sit down with your landlord or representative agent to sign the lease, but hold on! While most leases are quite comprehensive, even the most…
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What can $1,800 get you on the Upper East Side right now?
Updated 1 month ago
Finding an apartment is tough. Finding an apartment you can actually afford is even harder. That is why we, here at RentHop wants to give a little insight on what's on the market right now, in different price ranges. If you are unfamiliar with the Upper East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, let us…
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What can $2,500 in Bushwick get you right now?
Updated 2 months ago
Finding an apartment is tough. Finding an apartment you can actually afford is even harder. That is why we, here at RentHop wants to give a little insight on what's on the market right now, in different price ranges. Bushwick, Brooklyn is one of the hipper neighborhoods that attracts a lot of…
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What does net effective rent actually mean and what do I end up paying?
Updated 3 months ago
When you are searching for a new apartment to rent, there are lots of things you will consider before signing on the dotted line. Location, proximity to amenities, how old the building is, and many more factors all go into helping us decide whether to rent an apartment or keep searching for…
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How can I get a better relationship with my neighbors?
Updated 4 months ago
Cultivating bonds with your neighbors doesn't require a lot of effort. All it takes is just be a simple smile, wave, or a "hello" to kickstart a meaningful relationship. Of course, also respect your neighbors' feelings, and lend them a helping hand when required. These simple gestures will not…
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How can I get a better relationship with my landlord?
Updated 5 months ago
As a renter, it is important to maintain a healthy tenant-landlord relationship with your landlord. Having a friendly and positive relationship is crucial as it can go a long way in ensuring that you are able to live comfortably, obtain the fastest responses to maintenance requests and maintain…
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A new apartment with new roommates, what to expect?
Updated 5 months ago
If you're planning to move into a new apartment with new roommates, there is a high possibility that you are already going through a myriad of questions about what to expect regarding when living with new people in a new environment. Sharing an apartment with a roommate is a huge deal as it…
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