• THE EASIEST WAY TO FIND AN APARTMENT IN AUSTIN

Are downtown Austin apartments really cheap yet?

Well – maybe. This pretty thorough article discusses the ins and outs of several apartments/condos downtown.  I’d encourage you to read it but here is a quick summary. While Austin hasn’t felt the crunch like many areas, the downtown apartments aren’t getting the rents or the occupancy rates they were hoping for.  Many places are […]

How I got free stuff from my lease renewal

A personal story this time.  I received notice that I had to resign my lease.  They told me that they were going to raise my rent.  I put on my negotiating hat. Long story short..my rent is still going up.  I got a free steam cleaning, a bathroom refinishing, and maybe a new parking spot. […]