Before signing a lease, it’s important to ask the landlord or rental company questions about the unit. We have outlined some potential questions below.
A good landlord is essential to a great off-campus experience. We’ve taken the guess work out of finding one that meets criteria that go beyond what the city and state allow through the Good Neighbor landlord program. We also have… Read More
Students have found themselves evicted, homeless or in rentals with terrible issues. We want to help you make the best choice possible. Beware of any landlord exhibiting these behaviors: refusal to provide a sample lease or allow time to review… Read More
In the City of Milwaukee, there are rules and laws that prevent housing discrimination for certain protected groups. Milwaukee County Ordinance Chapter 107 states: “It is declared policy of the county that all persons shall have an equal opportunity for… Read More
Now is the time to assess your current circumstances and think about what you need next. Remember: You’re in control as a tenant. Don’t let any landlord pressure you into signing a lease, especially before May! Get the best price… Read More
Since many students are around for the Fall and Spring semesters, many leases become available in June, July, August, and September. However, Milwaukee is an open housing market so there are often houses/apartments available throughout the year. More information can… Read More
Start searching 2-3 months before you want to move-in in order to have access to the best pricing and largest selection. Searching too early (before February for the next fall) will cause you to over pay for your rent!