Jenelilis, You have choices to hire a Realtor or active Property Manager, who can help you find a home to rent or do it on your own. Some things to consider are: disclosures about htis property, property condition, who will make repairs, gardening service, what happens if the owner fails to repair items, where do you want to live, how much rent can you afford, do you need to be transportation, near schools, etc. Are you willing to sign an Agency Agreement with a Realtor? Are you willing to pay a commision if the Realtor finds you a home to lease? Realtors are in business to help find properties or sell propertits for their clients. Relationships are key to the success of a transaction.