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Summerville housing

Posted 06-02-2021 at 07:35 AM by matthewDB


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Originally Posted by LocalHero View Post
Some of the fees charged by the management companies are ridiculous. I think they count on them as part of their revenue stream and it gives them an incentive to delay getting a place rented... the more applicants, the more fees collected before it finally rents. You would probably do better looking for an individual owner. I still own a few rentals (none open right now) and I don't always rely on the credit score. I want to meet the tenants, and talk to them for a while and let intuition help me decide. I prefer to collect first month, last month and security deposit up front and that has always been enough to cover whatever comes up.

There are other ways to convince a landlord to go with you as well. Can you pay 6months or even the full year's rent up front? Extra large security deposit? Also, are you looking on the Facebook rental pages as well as Apartments.com, Zumper and all of the other sites of that ilk? Is there a reason you'd want an apartment vs a house (where you're more likely to be dealing with an individual owner)?

What are these Facebook pages ? I would rather rent a house but there is so much competition.
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