Searching for an apartment can be tough and a bit stressful. After all, you are looking for a place where you will live for a year or maybe more. If you will be on the move soon, here are a few tips to keep in mind as to when is the best time to find an apartment.
Winter months: winter is typically a slow time for apartment renters and unoccupied units can stay empty for weeks on end. If you are looking to get a move-in special with your next apartment, think about moving during the winter. Many management companies will offer discounted rates to attract tenants.
Summer months: summer is most the active time for apartment renters, as many people end leases and look for new apartments from June to September. You might not find a move-in discount, but what you will have is plenty of options to choose from because many complexes will have vacancies.