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The Truth About Renting an Apartment

Posted by on May 8, 2012 in Renting Hacks | 0 comments

Forgotten questions, reasons for moving, annoying rules. These are all things mentioned in recent surveys we put out to gather some insights from both landlords and renters regarding past and current tenants and apartments. Ever wondered what the top five things renters hate about apartments are or why landlords really evicted tenants? Check out our awesome new infographic for some interesting statistics. Renters, have any other questions you...

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Three Startup Dudes and a Lot of Bacon

Posted by on Mar 22, 2012 in Procrastinations | 0 comments

“S%it tons of bacon.” That’s James Dickerson’s immediate response when we asked “what’s one thing you use RentShare to split cost between your roommates?” “We’ve been in the middle of the Put Bacon On It Challenge on Leap, so we’ve all been eating a lot of bacon.” Leap is the social challenge app that James and his two roommates, Ryan Tinker and Nick Cramer, just launched for the iPhone last month. We love seeing how...

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What It’s Like Renting in D.C.

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in Renting Hacks | 0 comments

Moving to a new, big city can be very exciting. Whether you’re fresh out of college or have been chilling in the ‘burbs with your parents for a few years and are ready to make the big leap, a move like this will be unforgettable and of course full of valuable lessons. Though renting in big cities may be fairly expensive across the board, there are some big differences. In New York City, many pay a fee to use a broker to find them an...

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RentShare Chrome App!?! What’s That?

Posted by on Feb 3, 2012 in RentShare Dirt | 0 comments

So we’ve got a Chrome app! That’s right!  If you’re using Chrome you can now use the RentShare App!  But how?  Why?  What’s a chrome app? How to Get the RentShare Chrome App In Google Chrome simply head over to the RentShare App at the Chrome Web Store, or search for RentShare in the Chrome Web Store.  Once there just click “Add” to install the RentShare Chrome App. I don’t use Chrome Apps, so...

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Why We Have Killer Customer Service

Posted by on Jan 14, 2012 in RentShare Dirt | 0 comments

As cofounders of a lean start-up, my colleagues and I are constantly deciding how to allocate our scarce resources.  Inevitably at this stage we must neglect some activities in favor of others – it’s ongoing company triage.  In light of this, it has come across to some as surprising that we focus as much energy as we do on developing outstanding customer service. I place so much emphasis on customer service with our team because it is...

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