When we first moved to Texas last year we had to find a place to live fast. I got a job offer and we just up and left. We stayed in a motel that the company paid for when we first got here. It was about a month before we got an apartment. We knew nothing about the surrounding area, and we ended up in a lease for a year that we would have been better off not to have signed. Now that the lease was expiring, we both had been looking at apts for rent in the San Antonio area.
We have had a year now to explore the are and get to know the neighborhoods a lot better. If I had known about the place we originally moved to like I know it now, I would have never rented. (more…)