This is a fantastic article written by Brian Truong of advo detailing all the ins and outs, do’s and don’ts of entering a lease. It’s fantastic!

A checklist guide to signing your first apartment.

If you’re reading this, you’re probably making big moves. Congrats on graduating or switching jobs or pulling the trigger on just doing you. Hell yeah. Let’s just try to avoid getting swindled, though, as you sign that new lease.

I’m going to split this article into 3 stages: viewing, contract, and signing. It’ll make sense in a sec.

p.s. Skip to the bottom if you just want to just see the MUST NOTs.

To keep reading, click here to go to advo.