Finding apartments near San Marcos Tx really isn’t rocket science. The only thing you need to do is search Google for â??apartments near San Marcos Tx.â?

That was easy enough, wasn’t it? And if you check out the results on Google, you will find that there are actually many apartment for you to choose from. At one apartment finder website we checked, there were at least 150 apartments listed. If that’s not a lot of apartments, we don’t know what is.

However, we do know that it’s one thing to skim through the results and quite another to filter them down to the apartment that you will live in. So, how do you go about choosing an apartment?

It all starts with you determining what your needs are. Obviously, if you are single and only want a place to sleep in, you only need to filter the results to the one-bedroom ones. However, if you are moving with family, the search becomes more textured. Why?

For one thing, you would have to determine if you can afford a two-bedroom or a three-bedroom apartment. You will also need to determine how many square feet of space you can afford. But aside from the size and price of the apartment itself, there are other things you have to consider.

As much as possible you will want to find an apartment that has child-friendly facilities like a playground or a swimming pool. If these are not found at the apartment area itself, then they should be in the surrounding area. Then you also need to consider the distance of the apartment from the school where your children will be attending.

Safety is also another area you should be concerned about. I would be seriously concerned is robberies a frequent occurrence in the area.

In any case, once you have found an apartment for you to move in, make sure to carefully check the lease agreement before signing it. In our experience, one of the many sticking points for tenants are the management fees and policies for living in the apartment, like having pets or no pets. These could be issues for you too.

How much does it cost to rent an apartment in the San Marcos area? You can find places that cost only $400 and there are apartments that cost upwards of $800 per month to rent.

If you are curious about the price difference and why it is, check out the details of each apartment. Often, the more expensive apartment offers extras you won’t find in the cheaper ones. In other words, you get what you pay for. Harsh but true.

When you are out apartment hunting, make sure that you personally visit a place and check out different places before deciding. Don’t rely on the pictures and virtual tours. Trust us, sometimes what you get in real life is different than what you see online. This often becomes an unpleasant surprise for some. Don’t let it be one to you.