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College to Career: Finding a Place to Live

Post-Graduation Survival Guide

Introduction

As a new graduate, this may be your first time living on your own. Or maybe you already live in your own apartment, but want to find a new abode that better suits you.  Maybe you want to try out a different neighborhood, find a new roommate, or finally get renter's insurance. There are many things in this guide to help you whether this is your first time in the housing market, or you just want a change.

Finding Housing in Massachusetts/Boston

Legal Rights and Responsibilities

Finding a Roommate

A Note on Roommates:  Always trust your instincts when selecting a roommate. If someone seems creepy, or you think they might have an ulterior motive, then move on!

Renters Insurance & Resources