Having trouble finding a new home for yourself and your pet? Consult our tips for finding pet-friendly housing and for persuading a landlord to allow pets.
Found the perfect place to live, but meeting with resistance from the landlord? Perhaps just a little persuasion is needed. Set up a face-to-face meeting with the key decision-maker(s) at the rental facility and sell the concept, yourself, and your pet.
|www.peoplewithpets.com||Lists pet-friendly properties nationwide. Can also be reached at 888-293-PETS.|
|Allow you to search for apartments nationwide. You can customize your search for apartments that allow cats or dogs.|
|www.homeproperties.com||Allows you to search for apartments in a few states, including Illinois. You can customize your search for apartments that allow cats or dogs.|
|www.hsus.org||Contains a wide variety of information on animal-related topics. Use the site’s search feature to locate information on renting with pets.|
|www.apartmentlist.com||A free resource for your pet owners to use to find pet friendly housing. Enter your search criteria and click 'Advanced' to search for Pet Friendly housing from the Amenities selections.|
|http://www.rent.com/pet-friendly-apartments||Free Pet Friendly Apartments Search|
|http://www.rentlingo.com/||A free, nationwide service that pulls up-to-date apartment availability for millions of listings from multiple sources, and shows if the property is pet friendly.|
|http://hotpads.com/IL/Chicago||Advanced filter allows search for Pet Friendly results|
|http://www.zillow.com/chicago-il/apartments||Advanced filter allows search for Pet Friendly results.|
|http://www.trulia.com/for_rent/Chicago,IL/cats,sm_dogs,lg_dogs,other_pets/map_v||Trulia’s Chicago pet-friendly page has over 5,000 listings.|
|http://www.trulia.com/rent/||Trulia’s rental homepage offers nationwide pet-friendly housing simply by selecting cat, small dog, large dog or all under “All filters.”|
|https://www.abodo.com/pet-friendly||ABODO has the largest list of currently available pet friendly housing.|
|http://www.rentcafe.com/||RentCafe.com is a trusted resource for renters throughout the U.S., listing apartments for rent straight from property managers.|