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Tdc124, Home Buyer in Hampton, VA
Tdc124 answered:
What % should I charge my adult son for rent?
Yes, it teaches them responsibility. I am retired and babysit and my son was making good money, but had incurred bills. He wanted to live free at my house. I charged him $200 a month ... more
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Erickson2234, Home Buyer in Albany, GA
Erickson2234 asked:
How much is to much and how little is to small when renting with utilities included? I am renting a mobile home and have been for a while I want to readjust the rent but not sure how high is to high given the rural area I am renewing the lease hopefully next April and any…
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Janet Saulte…, Home Buyer in Parsippany, NJ
Janet Saulter-Hemmer answered:
I have an efficiency apartment upstairs with separate entrance and a full kitchen. It is approx 400 square ft what is a fair rent with utilities
Completely depends on where the apartment is located.
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omarfaridah, Home Buyer in Upper Marlboro, MD
omarfaridah asked:
My mom is moving in with me. My mom is moving in with me should I charge her rent?
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Kathy, Home Buyer in Lehigh Acres, FL
Kathy answered:
My daughter is looking for an apt in NY. She will work near 35th and 5th. We are looking for a studio in the 1200 to 1500 per month rental range.
she needs to get an apartment in the suburbs. A tiny studio in Manhattan can rent for $3,000./month. In the rest of New York City, a tiny studio will go for $2,500./month. If she loo ... more
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Sherri Lara, Renter in New York, NY
Sherri Lara asked:
Any way to find a home with great income and poor credit? I found out yesterday that my credit score is low due to an error in reporting. This will be fixed, but not for 30-60 days. I am trying to find a 3 bedroom home near Manteca or Tracy to…
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lisa, Renter in 85396
lisa answered:
Any Realtors Who Work With Evictions, Background, and Bad Credit?
Marrissa,

hang in there, find a credit counselor to tell you how to rebuild. and I'm praying for you guys!
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 9:03am Rental Basics in Phoenix
Robertolagra…, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Robertolagrange answered:
I am looking for property in Cayman that allows my pet with me. Can anyone share details?
Hi, there are many rental properties available in the Cayman Islands, but if you have specific requirements like pets, then you have to search for rental property providers who provide ... more
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Ritaupthere, Home Buyer in Reading, PA
Ritaupthere answered:
how much information can a prospective landlord ask of you legally?
I want to know if my tenants are doing a home birth in my rental house.
I do not approve, what if the baby dies, or the mother. I feel if they sue my homeowners insuance that is so unf ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 24, 2016 Rental Basics in Reading
Alan Engman, Real Estate Pro in Saint Petersburg, FL
Alan Engman answered:
Have rented a property for 4 yrs. 3-1/2 yrs in I find out landlord does not have CO for addition and improvements. Was this an illegal rental?
Sounds like you're having safety concerns? Give your landlord written notice of your concerns. Ask to have them corrected within 30 days and if not corrected, break lease and use your d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 24, 2016 Rental Basics in 33703
MCM_STL, Home Buyer in Saint Louis, MO
MCM_STL answered:
Viewing advice when moving cross-country
I wouldn't expect to pay extra for it. The agent I use doesn't treat looking at a house for a client any different than looking at a house with a client. It's something he does often wi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 24, 2016 Rental Basics in Fruita
Nicole Fedor…, Real Estate Pro in Santa Ana, CA
Nicole Fedorchek answered:
What is average pet rent for people living in Costa Mesa,CA? I have been quoted $350 per dog (2) and that seems a bit much.
Most place will charge $25-100 a month, per pet, and some don't charge at all (although there is an extra deposit).

Please contact me directly if you need help finding a pet-friendl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 23, 2016 Rental Basics in Costa Mesa
Nicole Fedor…, Real Estate Pro in Santa Ana, CA
Nicole Fedorchek answered:
What monthly rent do I expect for two bed room house?
Depending on the size, location, garage/no garage, bathroom count, it could be anywhere from $1600 on the low end, to over $2500 on the high end.

To give you a true rental value, I ... more
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Judy Buss, Real Estate Pro in Easley, SC
Judy Buss asked:
What's going on with Zillow and Trulia?? This has been a mess for about 6 weeks or more. We're losing Management Company profiles, lost all 18 reviews on both zillow and trulia, no one seems to be responding to the issues. What's…
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 23, 2016 Rental Basics in Greenville
Judy Buss, Real Estate Pro in Easley, SC
Judy Buss asked:
Property Management Companies WHAT HAPPENED TO THE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT COMPANIES UNDER "FIND AN AGENT"?? YOU EVEN HAVE MORTGAGE COMPANIES AND LENDERS. I THOUGHT TRULIA WAS A 'RENTAL SITE" TO. AREN'T…
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Marymbielby, Home Buyer in Tallahassee, FL
Marymbielby answered:
I'm moving from NC to Tallahassee to start a job in Sept. I'm planning to move around Sept 1, when should I start looking for a rental home?
I would start looking now. Places with a yard are hard to come by, and most young professionals/grad students live in the Midtown area. Most townhouses and homes are rented out by the o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 23, 2016 Rental Basics in Tallahassee
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