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How to impress a potential landlord: the rental resume

…I would save myself the time of filling out rental applications over and over, and I would also make it clear that while maybe we looked weird, we were responsible tenants who had their shit together.

My solution? The rental resume.

A scary-easy kitchen update in five fast steps

These scary-easy suggestions will help you give your kitchen a facelift. Whether you don’t have the time or money for a full-on kitchen reno — or you just don’t need one — everyone likes a fresh view.

Renting is MY American dream!

Friends and family keep pushing us to buy a home — but that’s just not the right choice for us right now. These are my reasons why choosing to rent doesn’t make us totally crazy.