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It's official. With S.F. being dubbed the most expensive place to live in the U.S., apartment hunting in the city is the worse exercise on humanity, ever. There isn’t a soul out there who won’t grumble about the sky-high prices, cutthroat personalities, and general hand-wringing that comes with the rigmarole of getting that new set of keys.
We’ve heard our fair share of pals endlessly griping about the process — and honestly, we're shocked by some of the stories. So, to make life a helluva lot easier, we've enlisted a local expert (CEO John Kobs of Apartment List to guide you), from searching for the perfect spot to signing that lease in a flash. Trust, these 10 tips are worth their weight in gold!