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Austin is the capital city of Texas and it has a college town atmosphere. Due to this many people who rent apartments in Austin do so with room mates. This is due to the 6 universities that are found in this city, they are; Huston-Tillostson College, Concordia Lutheran College, St. Edward’s University, Southwestern University, Southwest Texas State University and the University of Texas. If you are moving from outside of Austin you will be glad to know that the city is named the most livable and the most pleasant in Texas. The city boasts a number of lakes and other means of outdoor recreation as well. The weather is extreme from hot, humid summers to rain filled springs, beautiful falls but mild winters.
The average rent for two bedroom apartments in Austin is $1100 dollars so you will see that having a room mate can really ease your financial burden. If you are looking for a luxury accommodation, or a central location of want to live in a trendy neighborhood you will find that the rent will be more expensive. You can further minimize your expenses by finding what is called a housing share where there will be a minimum of 4 room mates cutting the rent and other bills into at least 4 portions.
If you have already found your preferred apartments in Austin Texas and are now just looking a roommate to share expenses are a few things you should know. 1. Do not claim things such as your place is worth more because it is better, safer, and larger and has more amenities thus the reason your are charging above the average. This will just prove to be a long process since no one will want to pay more than they must. Remember that people will do their research and will know if your apartment has what you claim it has and they will also know if the amount you are charging is fair. 2. If you are renting a room in your own house then you can try finding multiple persons who are seeking to room together. You can even rent more than one room in your house; this will definitely help out the mortgage a lot. 3. Highlight all the wonderful details about your apartment, the community and the amenities that are offered. This will attract more people giving you a higher potential of finding just the right person for your
apartments in Austin. 4. Balance the features with what you expect from your room mates in terms of conduct and respect for the building or apartment. This is very important but you don’t want to sound too bossy and throw people off from wanting to rent apartments in Austin with you.
If you haven’t found any apartments in Austin TX that are to your liking yet and would like to instead choose the room mate first then look together, here are some tips for you. 1. If you have pets the first thing to do is to find someone who has a similar pet or who would love to share your pet. 2. Look for someone who won’t give up their financial obligation for whatever reason. Try to find out what their source of income is without being too invasive. You can do this by offering yours and assuring them that this is just to ensure that there is no embarrassing situations on either part in the future.
There are so many things to consider when trying to find the right room mate for your apartments in Austin TX. These are just a few things to consider and you can get a more detailed list as well as a list of questions to ask to make the room mate finding process a bit easier for you.
Bear in mind from the start that this can be a very long task to find apartments in Austin Texas so you should start searching ahead of time so you will have time to do both the room mate hunt as well as the apartment hunt.
Apartments in Austin, TX
Bed:1 Bath:1 Sq Ft:N/A
Bed:Studio - 2 Bath:1 - 2 Sq Ft:497 - 1230
Bed:1 - 2 Bath:1 Sq Ft:600 - 800
Bed:1 - 3 Bath:1 - 2 Sq Ft:700 - 1328
Bed:1 - 2 Bath:1 - 2 Sq Ft:510 - 1000