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Apartment hunting has been one of the most frustrating things I’ve come across

And the fact that my little brother found a place before me makes it hurt even more 😒😠
Grateful4you · 70-79, M
Take your time, being in a hurry may be a huge mistake down the road. Do a very thorough walk through make sure to document and take photo's any damage or things that might be blamed on you should ever find the need to break a lease. Keep ALL receipts for rent payments etc. Read your lease very carefully. Good luck.
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@Grateful4you I’m under a time crunch
REMsleep · 41-45, F
Gosh I hate to hear ppl compare theirselves to others especially a family member. Your brother is your brother and you are you. Is your life a competition?
I understand that you want to do well but each person's situation, luck, circumstances are unique.
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@REMsleep you completely misread what I said try reading in between the lines.
REMsleep · 41-45, F
@Nolovehere You said that it hurt that your brother found a place before you.
What have I missed?
Anyway my comment was meant to encourage you so theres really no need to get into it if it turns out that you don't need any pep talks.
cherokeepatti · 61-69, F
It’s really hard these days, rent is so high and to find a place in a safe area is important and if you have a pet they can be hard to find that will accept them.
pedrohedgerow · 61-69, M
You would not have fitted in that place.It was fine for your smaller sibling,but you need somewhere appropriate to your being the bigger brother.
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@pedrohedgerow not exactly my brother already has roommates he moved with I am looking for a 1bed 1 bath kinda deal
@Nolovehere So your needs are different. Single dwellings are a little harder to find than roommate situations nowadays.
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@bijouxbroussard I see plenty of listings for them it’s nonsense
Monanorth · 36-40, F
Don’t be jealous of your brother be happy for him, maybe you should look at shared accommodations to
Monanorth · 36-40, F
Why not ?@Nolovehere
Monanorth · 36-40, F
I’m the same I do trust people but you never know if they’ll pay the bill on time or ever @Nolovehere
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@Monanorth because you don’t know who you’ll get plus most people are dirty and don’t know how to keep their place clean and stay out of your stuff
MrNightSky · 41-45, M
May i ask what the specific frustration is that your having? I havent been in the market for a place to rent for quite a while. So im a bit oblivious to what its like out there right now.
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@MrNightSky plenty of listings but no one gets back to me
LRain ·
If you are going be somewhere long term then you should consider house buying instead of renting
LRain ·
Ah that's true.. houses cost over twice what they did last year 😳@Nolovehere
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@LRain I’ve made a bit of progress since this post but still not enough
LRain ·
Oh im trying to build a shed cabin and its taking a long time 😐@Nolovehere
Monday · F
Rent prices are soaring around here. I dont really need to look but I do just in case I happen to need something. Have to stick hard to my budget.
Nolovehere · 31-35, M
@Monday it’s everywhere I guess
I feel that 🙌 but best of luck man 🤙
Nolovehere · 31-35, M

 
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