Are you ready to start your apartment search? Not sure what you need to know? Never fear — Apartment Guide is here to guide you through the problems and pitfalls you might face, as well as give you some handy tips to make your search as painless as possible.

How To Start Your Apartment Search

Not sure how to get started on your apartment search? Start here to find out how to start looking and determine what you want (and what you don't).

Searching & Viewing Apartments: What You Need to Know

What should you ask and look for when you're searching and viewing apartments? Check out our handy guide for tips and tricks to make sure you end up with your perfect new apartment.

The Application Process

You've found your perfect place, so now it's time to sign on the dotted line. But else might you need? Learn the tips you need to go in prepared.

Navigating Your Lease

Signing a lease can be a little scary — after all, it's going to impact you for months (or even years!) to come. What do you need to know? What do you want to watch out for? Take a look at this section to become a pro at navigating your lease.

Moving In & Out

It's probably the least favorite thing on everyone's list, but moving is a fact of life for the apartment-dweller. Find out everything you need to know about moving and moving out of an apartment, as well as handy tips to make the whole process easier.

Living In Your Apartment

Noisy neighbors? Think you're going to be late with your rent? When you're a renter, issues come up all the time. Learn how to handle them like a pro.

Housing Programs & Information

Section 8? Section 42? Do you even qualify? Knowing the right places to look can ensure you have a helping hand when you need it. Take a look here to see everything you need to know in one place.

Renewing Your Lease

Love your apartment and don't feel like the hassle of a move? Why not just renew and stay awhile? Find out what you need to know on the renewal process.