Renting to College Students: Benefits and Disadvantages

Written By: on February 21, 2021 In the US, 55% of college students live in on-off campus rental housing. This segment comprises a bigger chunk compared to those who live in on-campus accommodations. College students also account for 12% of the total rental unit occupancies in the country in 2020. The Fair Housing Act indicates that for the most part, you can’t refuse to rent to people just because they’re college students. Some states also have very specific laws that can get landlords fined if they decide to decline a renter based on arbitrary characteristics. But should you open your 2-bedroom house for rent or any [...]
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Written By: on January 24, 2021

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Written By: on January 10, 2021

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Written By: on December 27, 2020

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Written By: on December 13, 2020

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