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Return of Application Fee and Deposit

Clients often ask if they will get their application fee and deposit back if they change their mind or are not approved for an apartment.  This is a complex issue with a few different answers, so read on for an …

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Section 8 Housing in Austin

We have created a new SlideShare to illustrate how Section 8 housing works.  If you'd rather get your information in visual form, check it out on Apartment Experts SlideShare account, or read on for a more in-depth explanation. There are …

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What Property Management Style is Right for You?

One thing you may not consider when renting an apartment, condo or home is the management structure of who you are renting from.  However, whether you rent from a property management company, a single investor/landlord, or an apartment with onsite …

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Can I Rent an Apartment if I have a Criminal History?

One of the questions we are often asked is whether a client can rent an apartment if they have a criminal history.  When you apply to rent an apartment, the apartment manager will run a criminal background check.  How the …

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How Can Apartment Locators Work for Free?

We are often asked how we can help you find an apartment for free.  The answer is that we are paid by the apartment communities when you sign a lease.  Apartment Communities have spend a lot of money on advertising …

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