While you search for housing, and look at apartments there are some KEY CONSIDERATIONS that you should keep in mind
How far from campus are you willing to go?
Is there public transit nearby?
If you plan on driving, is there parking - what about parking on campus?
Where are the nearest grocery stores, movie theaters, restaurants?
Budget appropriately, prepare for:
- Security Deposit
Roommates can help you defray costs, but even the best of friends can have misunderstandings
Setup a roommate agreement setting up what happens as far as:
- Having Parties
- Cleaning the apartment
- Paying bills
Please see our checklist and roommate agreement forms
Any information given on this website is not a substitute for legal advice. If you have a legal question, please seek out legal counsel as soon as possible. Additionally, any information given is presented as a service. Drexel University Off Campus Housing does not endorse any website, realtor, apartment, or home. Drexel OCH encourages renters to be cautious and aware, and to make informed decisions when searching for housing.