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Rentals in 02452 : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Apr 13, 2013
Shane Engel answered:
"Credit" is one important factor, but not the ONLY important factor that landlords consider when reviewing tenant applications. Sometimes explaining why a credit score is low can help. Many landlords (especially if they are having trouble renting a unit) will compromise. (In order to find a landlord who might be having trouble renting a unit, you may end up having to call on ads for apartments that are higher than "market rate." They might be willing to come down on the rent some, because they are probably not getting many calls. Or, like many people with less-than-optimal credit, you might end up having to pay a slight "premium" until the credit situation improves.) Hope this is helpful. ... more
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Wed Mar 13, 2013
Mary Giroux answered:
Yes… what you would need to find is a Tenant at Will arrangement. Not everyone likes that. They like you to sign a lease. Some places charge a bit more for a short term lease so, beware of that! Good Luck. ... more
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