How do you keep your living quarters up to code and keep your rental lease up to date?
This is the question being asked by hundreds of thousands of renters across the United States and the world.
The rental industry is facing a host of challenges in a world that is becoming more and more digital, with home-sharing services such as Airbnb and HomeAway rapidly proliferating and companies such as HomeGrown offering homes as well as apartments.
But for many, the rental economy is still rooted in traditional brick-and-mortar buildings.
Renters, however, have access to new technologies that offer a new opportunity to keep their apartments and homes livable.
Here are some of the best ways to keep your home up to par, even if you don’t live in one.