Rental Readiness focuses on preparing prospective renters on how to be good tenants. In addition to receiving budgeting and credit counseling assistance, the program helps to prepare its clients on how to handle the difficulties that may arise from renting an apartment or house.
Individual counseling sessions are available through the program primarily covering the following topics:
- Rights and responsibilities of the tenant and the landlord
- Understanding your lease
- Choosing a neighborhood
- Elements of an apartment inspection
- Good housekeeping tips
- Benefits of renter’s insurance