Create a profile of the requirements of the object you are looking for as precisely as possible and write it down. What size, how many rooms? Do you want to live centrally or quietly? Does it have to have a balcony/terrace? A daylight bathroom? How much rent can you afford? Tip: You should not estimate more than one third of your income. Then weight your desired criteria so that you have room for compromise.
The search for a suitable rental property can be a long and arduous process. Particularly in metropolitan areas, not only are the rents being charged rising, but the competition in sought-after residential areas is also becoming increasingly fierce. How do you still manage to find a nice and affordable property? We have put together five helpful tips to make your apartment search easier.