Yuliya: So you usually meet the tenants in person before [renting your place to them]?
Tim: Oh, yeah, of course, sure.
Yuliya: And you mention you usually get 7 or 8 responses, so how do you choose one? Tim: I try to be , I try to go in order. If the first person that gives me the application, meets the requirement, seems okay, then I go with that person. If there's something wrong with that, if there's something I'm not too sure about, then I'll go to the second application, and do it like that. So you have to be quick. When you put in the application, you have to move quickly, that's for sure.
Or maybe have a guarantor, a relative or somebody who can co-sign the lease, to , something like that, would help the landlord feel a little bit more confident in you.
Yuliya: Thank you for sharing that!