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This Is How The Best Renters Stand Out & Win

Calling all renters! If you’ll be searching for a new home in the next few months, I’m about to introduce you to your new secret weapon. Why will you need a secret weapon?

The rental market is really busy, which means the rules are changing. If you want to score a great home and avoid a lot of headache, there are a few facts you must know:

• There are more renters (read: competitors) than the last time you searched
• The best homes are rented to new tenants within a week after being listed
• Average applicants usually settle with a boring, average, or overpriced home

I’m a city renter myself, and I’m well aware of the frustrations and problems we face in the hunt for a new place. When you’re competing to rent a home that’s in great demand, you need more than the law of averages on your side.

• How do you stand apart from the other 20 people that also applied?
• How do you convey that you are the best possible tenant?
• How can you AVOID rental application hell & paying numerous application fees?

There is one easy answer for all of these questions: you need to stack the deck in your favor by being organized and standing out!

To stand out, you need a “Rental Resume”! Let me show why, and how it can drastically help you. Continue reading

How to win over potential landlords

With an ever-competitive rental market, setting yourself apart from the competition is no easy task. Here’s how using renter introductions can help set you apart from others renters.

a sample rental resume

When renting an apartment, it’s always the same song and dance…submit your application and let your credit report speak for you. After talking with countless renters, we know that you need a voice too! Introductions by RenterResume will give you the tools to stand out from the crowd, when used wisely!

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What is RenterResume?

For rent

In the summer of 2010, I was looking for a new house to rent.  My place at the time was more suited for my college days as I had outgrown the weeknight partying lifestyle.  In Baltimore county there were a ton of choices, from single family homes to 15th floor penthouses, and from city living to country living on windy roads.  I did the normal searching on CraigsList and visited 6 houses, and eventually applied to 3 of those.

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