With the Wall Street Journal reporting that several of the country’s largest and hottest rental markets, which include New York, San Francisco, Denver, and Houston, are struggling to fill apartments, there may never be a better time to secure your perfect property.

What’s more, some developers are even providing renters with concessions, such as a month or more of free rent, to fill their empty spaces. For example, the share of Manhattan rentals offering concessions has risen by nearly 10 per cent compared with a year ago.

But even if the properties available on are suddenly more affordable and attainable than previous years, you will still need to follow these tips in order to get approved.

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