Top 4 Reasons Why You Should Have Renters Insurance
This article originally appeared in Vivala HeyVivala
It is no surprise that home ownership is out of reach for many millennials. In fact, no matter what TV shows like Girls will have you believe, Brooklyn is now the most unaffordable place to buy a home in America. It is not unheard of for a condo in New York City, Los Angeles, or Miami to go for half a million dollars and credit standards for mortgages are stricter than ever after the financial crisis. Given these circumstances, many of us are opting to rent long-term.
You accumulate a lot of stuff over the years, some valuable, some sentimental, but all of it is YOURS. How would you feel if it was destroyed or stolen? Some of the best advice ever for apartment dwellers is simply this: Get renters insurance — like now! Here’s why.