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You can get the best deal by knowing what you want and shopping smart. Before you start looking do some research and figure out what exactly you want in a place. Figure out what your necessities are, like what you budget and price range is, and then figure out what your flexible desires are, like fitness centers and pools. Once you’ve created a game plan you can start shopping. Look online, drive around the area you would like to live in, and ask around about places you may like. Give yourself lots of time to find a new place because sometimes there are deals and specials.