While living off-campus can be a great experience, finding good housing can be challenging. It is important that students are aware of issues with their property, understand their lease, and are living in a safe, legal situation.
The resources here can help you evaluate potential rental units, but it is up to you to ask your landlord questions and comply with all local and state housing laws and ordinances.
- Where to Search - sites and resources to help the housing hunt go smoothly
- Property Checklist - use this while touring potential residences. Make sure to ask the landlord about anything that doesn't check out
- Lease Information - important things to know about a lease before you sign