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The beautiful island state of Hawaii is actually the newest state in the country; having only entered the union in 1959. The picturesque state is the only one in Oceania and the only state comprised entirely of islands. Hawaii is best known for its highly active volcanoes and warm, sunny beaches. The state boasts the tourist popular cities of Honolulu and Waikiki. Honolulu is also the state's capital city and has long stretches of golden sand and crystal blue water. Hawaii is known for its world class surfing with waves unmatched anywhere else in the United States. The state was named after its largest island and there are eight main islands.
Hawaii is a desirable apartment rental market because of its enviable climate of warm temperatures with low humidity. It has an incredibly interesting history and is one of only four states that was its own nation prior to joining with the United States. Hawaii has access to a multitude of cultures, gorgeous scenery and world class cuisine. The state is comparably expensive and ranks up there with New York City, but it does offer larger apartments and condos than some large cities and the views are out-of-this-world.
Cost of living
The cost of living in Hawaii in a condo, townhouse or studio apartment is definitely comparable to large cities in the country. If you don't mind living outside cities like Honolulu, you are certain to find affordable housing options and you can bask in the tourist-free areas of more rural towns. The state has enjoyed an influx of people moving to the islands and although the income tends to be lower than its counterpart states, residents enjoy the sense of community and involvement among its shores.
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Renting tips & advice
Renting any type of luxury apartment, townhouse, condo or cheap apartment in Hawaii will deal with a great amount of research and consider the following.
Each Hawaiian Island Is Different
Features and Amenities
Each city and island that comprises Hawaii offers a different set of amenities and features to enjoy. For example, you could find both indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts, barbecue areas, dishwashers, balconies or patios and much more. For the most part, most condos and apartments offer fantastic views of either jungle settings or the waters of the Pacific Ocean.
Have Your Paperwork Ready When Meeting With Landlords
When renting an apartment in Hawaii, make sure to have a reference from your former landlord, an income statement, and a credit check ready to hand over. The more prepared you are, the more likely you will be to succeed in renting the apartment.
Damage Deposits Are Common When Renting In Hawaii
It is required that you pay a damage or security deposit when renting an apartment in Hawaii. It is usually one month's rent, and will cover the cost of any potential damage done to the unit and any cleaning costs as well. It is possible if you have a pet, the deposit will be higher than one month.