This week readers visited Brick Underground to check out 21 questions you should ask potential roommates. In addition to asking about cleaning habits, what they do on the weekends, and how they plan to pay rent—you need to know whether you're on the same page about Covid safety precautions. Like it or not, you and someone you may not know very well could be quarantining together if one of you is exposed.
Also of interest: What you can do if your neighbor is taking over the hallway with their personal items like bikes and strollers. Most leases prohibit this but there are some exceptions.
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