Useful Online Housing Tools

When using online tools,

use the Fairfax zip code 22030.

Craigslist (Northern Virginia - apartments for rent)
http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/nva/apa/

Washington City Paper Classifieds
http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/

Click on Classifieds and then Housing.  Choose either Apartment for Rent or Shared Housing.

Washington Post/ Apartments.com Apartment Search
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-adv/classifieds/rentals/front.htm

Apartment Showcase
www.apartmentshowcase.com
Order a FREE Washington DC metropolitan area Apartment Guide and have it mailed to you (U.S. addresses only).
Search local apartments and take 360 degree tours of available apartments.

Apartment Ratings
www.apartmentratings.com
Read online reviews of various apartment complexes to see what it’s REALLY like to live there. Visit this site before you sign any lease!

Finding a Roommate
Roommates in Fairfax, Virginia
http://location.roommates.com/virginia/fairfax.html
Great website!  Read profiles and see photos of people searching for roommates.  Easy to use.

Sulekha
www.sulekha.com