How to find a place to live

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Are you looking a place to live? Housing in the USA is often expensive. Це може бути важко знайти гарне місце, щоб жити в безпечному районі. You may also be confused by how to find a place to live. This page provides important information about paying bills, living near neighbors, і домоволодіння.

Are you looking a place to live? Housing in the USA is often expensive. It may be hard to find a nice place to live in a safe neighborhood. You may also be confused by how to find a place to live. This page provides important information about paying bills, living near neighbors, and home ownership.

вітаючи біженців

welcoming refugees

Ваш будинок є велике. Існує приказка, у Сполучених Штатах: “Дім там, де є серце.” This means our physical homes – the places we live – symbolize the people and things we love. Багато біженців пишаємося наявністю у свої нові будинки. Маючи Сейф, зручним місцем для життя допоможе зробити США відчувати себе як вдома. Refugee housing needs are different for each family, but there are many different types of homes to choose from.

Your home is an important place. There is a saying in the United States: “Home is where the heart is.” This means our physical homes – the places we live – symbolize the people and things we love. Many refugees take pride in their new homes. Having a safe, comfortable place to live will help make the United States feel like home. Refugee housing needs are different for each family, but there are many different types of homes to choose from.

Types of housing

Types of housing

Renting a place to live

Renting a place to live

Homes in the United States can be apartments (a self-contained part of a larger building) or a single house. To you rent a home, you must pay an amount every month to the owner. You will sign a lease, which is an agreement that says you will pay your rent and other bills each month.

Homes in the United States can be apartments (a self-contained part of a larger building) or a single house. To you rent a home, you must pay an amount every month to the owner. You will sign a lease, which is an agreement that says you will pay your rent and other bills each month.

Надання спільного доступу до будинку або квартири

Sharing a house or apartment

Спільне житло означає, що ви орендувати будинок або квартиру з тим, що американці називають сусіди по кімнаті -Інші люди, які проживають в одному будинку або квартирі з вами і вашою сім'єю. Це часто дешевше, ніж оренда власного місця, тому що ви можете розділити вартість оренди і комунальні послуги (Електроенергії, опалення та ін). Зазвичай у кожного є своя спальня, і вони поділяють вітальню, кухня і ванна кімната.

Shared housing means you rent a house or an apartment with what Americans call roommates – other people living in the same house or apartment with you and your family. It is often cheaper than renting your own place because you can split the cost of the rent and utilities (electricity, heating etc). Usually everyone has their own bedroom and they share a living room, kitchen and bathroom.

Володіння будинком

Owning a home

Купівля будинку в Сполучених Штатах коштує дорого. Коли ви купуєте будинок, Ви зазвичай повинні мати Зекономлені гроші, щоб заплатити за авансовий платіж (відсоток від загальної вартості будинку), і тоді часто позичання грошей, щоб платити за інші будинку. Кожного місяця ви платите позикою в банк за гроші, які ви запозичили. Коли ви купуєте будинок, також у вас є інші витрати, у тому числі страхування, податки і домашній ремонт.

Buying a home in the United States is expensive. When you buy a home, you normally need to have saved money to pay for a down payment (a percentage of the total cost of the house), and then you often borrow money to pay for the rest of the house. Each month you pay your mortgage payment to the bank for the money you borrowed. When you buy a home, you also have other expenses, including insurance, taxes and home repair.

Шукаєте місце для оренди

Looking for a place to rent

Знайти місце для оренди важко. Існує завжди багато конкуренція за доступну оренду. Є два типи житла можна спробувати, коли ви шукаєте місце, щоб жити на обмежений дохід:

Finding a place to rent is hard. There is always a lot of competition for affordable rentals. There are two types of housing you can try for when you are looking for a place to live on a limited income:

Доступне житло

Affordable housing

У великих містах і деяких менших, є неприбуткові організації та державні установи, які забезпечують житло для людей з низьким доходом. На жаль, є, як правило, довге очікування для доступного житла. Але якщо є доступне житло у вашому районі, Це добре, щоб отримати в списку очікування. Агентство житлового консультування може сказати вам, що доступне житло. Ви можете шукати в плавцях місцеві агенції з житлово-комунального господарства і Консультаційні агентства у вашому регіоні.

In large cities and some smaller ones, there are non-profit organizations and government agencies that provide housing for low-income people. Unfortunately there is usually a long wait for affordable housing. But if there is affordable housing in your area, it is good to get on the waiting list. A housing counseling agency can tell you what affordable housing is available. You can search to fins both local public housing agencies and counseling agencies in your area.

Ви також можете шукати місцеву організацію у вашій громаді у FindHello. Вибери мову, потім оберіть своє місто. Потім виберіть “Житло & Продовольство.” Якщо немає нічого у списку для вашої спільноти, Пошук по Інтернету. Тип “доступне житло в [назва вашого міста].”

You can also search for a local organization in your community in FindHello. Choose your language, then choose your city. Then select “Housing & Food.” If there is nothing listed for your community, search on the internet. Type “affordable housing in [name of your city].”

Приватна оренда

Private rentals

Дешеві приватні оренди отримати заповнені, як тільки вони рекламуються. Вам потрібно буде знайти кращі листинги і перевірити їх кожен день. Деякі сторінки листинги повідомлятиме вас, коли Опубліковано нові оголошення. Ось список з Кращі квартири оренда сайтів і додатків. Веб-сайт Craigslist є найбільш ужитим сайт для оренди. Але на Craiglist, Ви повинні бути обережні людей, які намагаються обдурити вас. Деякі оголошення є шахрайськими. Ніколи не надсилайте гроші або особисту інформацію нікому в Інтернеті. Вам не потрібно платити орендну плату, поки ви не маєте договору.

Cheap private rentals get filled as soon as they are advertised. You will need to find the best listings and check them every day. Some listings pages will notify you when new advertisements are posted. Here is a list of the best apartment rental sites and apps. The website Craigslist is the most used site for rentals. But on Craiglist, you have to be careful of people trying to cheat you. Some of the ads are fraudulent. Never send money or personal information to anyone online. You never need to pay rent until you have an agreement.

Ви, напевно, хочете орендувати власне місце, особливо якщо ви більше, ніж просто одна людина. Але часто у вас буде більше шансів знайти де-небудь, якщо ви вважаєте, обмін будинок або квартиру. Це особливо вірно у великих СІТЕС, де орендна плата дуже висока. Sharing means not just sharing the rent, but sharing all the other costs with other working adults. If you are prepared to share, you may actually end up in a nicer place, with more space or with a yard, because with roommates you can afford something bigger.

You probably want to rent your own place, especially if you are more than just one person. But often you will have a better chance of finding somewhere if you consider sharing a house or apartment. This is especially true in big cites where rents are very high. Sharing means not just sharing the rent, but sharing all the other costs with other working adults. If you are prepared to share, you may actually end up in a nicer place, with more space or with a yard, because with roommates you can afford something bigger.

Renting and rights

Renting and rights

If you are renting a home, у вас є кілька права. You have the right to live in a place that is clean, немає помилок, і тепла і води. У Сполучених Штатах, є закон, що орендодавцем неможливо дискримінувати ви. Це означає, що орендодавцем не може сказати ні для вашого прокат застосування через вашої раси, етнічної приналежності, або релігії. Існують також певні закони в різних Штатах про те, скільки людей може проживати у вашій квартирі і що орендодавцем повинні забезпечити для вас. Hud.gov is an educational website about housing. You can learn about housing discrimination і tenant rights у вашому штаті.

If you are renting a home, you have several rights. You have the right to live in a place that is clean, has no bugs, and has heat and water. In the United States, there is a law that a landlord cannot discriminate against you. This means a landlord cannot say no to your rental application because of your race, ethnicity, or religion. There are also specific laws in different states about how many people can live in your apartment and what your landlord must provide for you. Hud.gov is an educational website about housing. You can learn about housing discrimination and tenant rights in your state.

Signing a lease

Signing a lease

A lease is a written document that you sign when you rent a place to live. Договір оренди – домовленість між вами та орендодавця, the owner of the rental unit. В лізинг, Ви згодні сплачувати вартість оренди та рахунки вчасно кожного місяця і орендодавця зобов'язується надати безпечної та санітарні (очищення з ніяких помилок) rental unit.

A lease is a written document that you sign when you rent a place to live. The lease is an agreement between you and the landlord, the owner of the rental unit. In the lease, you agree to pay your rent and bills on time each month and the landlord agrees to provide a safe and sanitary (clean with no bugs) rental unit.

Before you sign

Before you sign

Перш ніж ви підписуєте вашої оренди, make sure to look at the rental unit with the landlord. If there are things broken, or if the place is dirty, Запитайте орендодавця напишіть, що в про здачу. Таким чином, у вас буде доказів пізніше, що ви не зламали або зробити її брудні.

Before you sign your lease, make sure to look at the rental unit with the landlord. If there are things broken, or if the place is dirty, ask the landlord to write that down on the lease. That way you will have evidence later that you did not break anything or make it dirty.

Paying security deposits

Paying security deposits

When you first move in, Ви, можливо, доведеться платити заставу. This money is kept by the landlord until you move out in case you do not pay your rent or if you make the rental unit very dirty and they have to pay to have it cleaned. Якщо ви платите вашої оренди і чиста квартира, під час переміщення, Потім ви повинні отримати ваш депозит гроші повернулися до вас. Деякі оренди, потрібно очистити ваш килим для того, щоб отримати свій депозит назад. Be sure to check if the carpet in your apartment was cleaned when you moved in. Якщо це не було очищено, Попросіть орендодавець покласти в письмовому вигляді, що ви не повинні очистити килим. Якщо потрібно очистити килим, you can rent a machine for a low price instead of having to pay a company a lot of money to clean the carpet.

When you first move in, you may have to pay a security deposit. This money is kept by the landlord until you move out in case you do not pay your rent or if you make the rental unit very dirty and they have to pay to have it cleaned. If you pay your rent and clean the apartment when you move out, then you should get your deposit money returned to you. Some leases require you to clean your carpet in order to get your deposit back. Be sure to check if the carpet in your apartment was cleaned when you moved in. If it was not cleaned, ask for the landlord to put in writing that you do not have to clean the carpet. If you do have to clean the carpet, you can rent a machine for a low price instead of having to pay a company a lot of money to clean the carpet.

Length of lease

Length of lease

Оренда підписані за певну кількість місяців. Більшість орендою є протягом шести місяців, або протягом одного року. Ви також зможете ввійти місяця в місяць оренди. Це означає, що ви можете перемістити на будь-який час ви хочете. Однак, you would still normally have to tell the landlord a month in advance that you will move and you must pay rent through the end of your agreement.

Leases are signed for a certain number of months. Most leases are for six months or for one year. You might also be able to sign a month-to-month lease. This means you can move out any time you want. However, you would still normally have to tell the landlord a month in advance that you will move and you must pay rent through the end of your agreement.

Notice requirements

Notice requirements

Most leases will require you to give a certain number of daysnotice before you move out. If you are going to move out of your rental, не забудьте перевірити ваші оренди, щоб побачити, скільки днів раніше терміну ви повинні вказати ваш господар, ви буде рухатися.

Most leases will require you to give a certain number of days’ notice before you move out. If you are going to move out of your rental, be sure to check your lease to see how many days ahead of time you need to tell your landlord you will be moving.

Mail and bills

Mail and bills

When you find a place to live, you will need to pay your bills on time. You will probably get bills for electricity and other utilities in the mail.

When you find a place to live, you will need to pay your bills on time. You will probably get bills for electricity and other utilities in the mail.

Оренда

Rent

Rent is normally due on the first of the month or on the day of the month that you first moved in. Постарайтеся, щоб завжди оплатити вашої оренди, використовуючи чек, instead of cash. Always ask for a receipt so that you have proof that you paid.

Rent is normally due on the first of the month or on the day of the month that you first moved in. Try to always pay your rent using a check, instead of cash. Always ask for a receipt so that you have proof that you paid.

Пошти

Mail

Ask your landlord where your mailbox is located and be sure to check your mail regularly. You will need to fill out a form at the post office if you move. When you fill it out, your mail will be sent to you at your new address.

Ask your landlord where your mailbox is located and be sure to check your mail regularly. You will need to fill out a form at the post office if you move. When you fill it out, your mail will be sent to you at your new address.

Комунальні послуги

Utilities

Зазвичай, you will have to pay for your utilities including your electricity, natural gas or oil, води, Телебачення/Інтернет, телефон, сміття, Каналізаційні, д. Іноді, some or all utilities are included in your rent, but most of the time you have to pay them separately. You can save money on your utilities by keeping your heat low and wearing warm clothes in the house, and by turning off lights and unplugging electronic devices when they are not needed.

Usually, you will have to pay for your utilities including your electricity, natural gas or oil, water, TV/internet, telephone, trash, sewer, etc. Sometimes, some or all utilities are included in your rent, but most of the time you have to pay them separately. You can save money on your utilities by keeping your heat low and wearing warm clothes in the house, and by turning off lights and unplugging electronic devices when they are not needed.

Buying a house

Buying a house

Buying a house is probably the largest purchase you will ever make. Є багато правових питань для вас, Банк, і для людини, продажу будинку. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development has great information about buying your first home and programs for first-time and low-income home buyers.

Buying a house is probably the largest purchase you will ever make. There are lots of legal issues for you, the bank, and for the person selling the home. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development has great information about buying your first home and programs for first-time and low-income home buyers.

You can look to find homebuying programs to help you buy a home in your city or state.

You can look to find homebuying programs to help you buy a home in your city or state.

Smartasset.com has good tools to help you decide to rent or buy a house. It can help you learn if you can afford to buy a house.

Smartasset.com has good tools to help you decide to rent or buy a house. It can help you learn if you can afford to buy a house.

Сусіди

Neighbors

It is always important to have a good relationship with your neighbors, wherever you live. Але цей зв'язок може бути різним, ніж у вашій країні. Наприклад, in your country, you might visit your neighbor at any time of day. В США, people often call before they visit a friend or neighbor. Ви також повинні намагатися бути шанобливим ваші сусіди. Many Americans think of their property as private property. They might not like it if you walk in their yard or park in front of their house.

It is always important to have a good relationship with your neighbors, wherever you live. But this relationship might be different than in your home country. For example, in your country, you might visit your neighbor at any time of day. In the USA, people often call before they visit a friend or neighbor. You should also try to be respectful of your neighbors. Many Americans think of their property as private property. They might not like it if you walk in their yard or park in front of their house.

You should also be aware of how much noise you are making. Try to be quiet between 8 вечора. і 8 ранку, the usual time of rest in the USA.

You should also be aware of how much noise you are making. Try to be quiet between 8 p.m. and 8 a.m., the usual time of rest in the USA.

Якщо ви розвивати добрі відносини з вашим сусідам, Це може бути добре для вашої родини. When new neighbors move in, Ви можете уявити себе і принести їм їжу або пластини лікує.

If you develop a good relationship with your neighbors, this can be good for your family. When new neighbors move in, you can introduce yourself and bring them a meal or plate of treats.

Якщо у вас виникли проблеми з одним з ваших сусідів, Спробуйте говорити з ними і пояснити ситуацію. Наприклад, Якщо хтось різко голосно вночі, ask them nicely if they can be quieter because your children are sleeping. Якщо вам потрібна додаткова допомога, ви можете розповісти про проблему орендодавцем і попросити їх, щоб поговорити з вашого сусіда.

If you are having a problem with one of your neighbors, try to talk to them and explain the situation. For example, if someone is being loud at night, ask them nicely if they can be quieter because your children are sleeping. If you need more help you can tell your landlord about the problem and ask them to talk to your neighbor.

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