How to List Rental Properties on Craigslist

How to List Rental Properties on Craigslist. Have rental properties you want to list but can't decide where you wish to place them? Want to tap into an audience that can read your ad 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? Try posting your rental properties on Craigslist. You can choose the city and the type of rental you're offering and know that millions will be able to see your listing.

List Rental Properties on Craigslist

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Sign on to Craigslist (see Resources below).

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Look through the list of cities/countries available. Choose the city where you would like to list your rental property. Some cities or metro areas have multiple listings. Do not list in more than one of these cities. Instead, if you want to post to multiple cities within that region, post to the larger metropolitan area or regional name.

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Click on 'Post to Classifieds.' Click on the category for 'Housing.'

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Click on 'I Am Offering Housing.' On the next screen, choose the type of rental properties you want to post ('Apts/Housing for Rent,' 'Office & Commercial' etc.).

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Create a title for your listing. Make it short and to the point.

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Type in the rent and specific location, if you wish.

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Create a description of the property, making sure to list its attributes correctly.

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Enter your email address, then enter it again to confirm.

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Select whether or not you want your email to be visible in your listing, or choose an anonymous craigslist.org option.

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Indicate whether or not visitors to the posting are allowed to contact you for any other purposes than responding to that specific posting.

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Click 'Continue' and proofread your ad.

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Type in the verification word in the field provided and click 'Continue' if all is well. If not, click 'Edit' to return to the previous screen.

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Read the Terms of Use and click 'Accept The Terms of Use.'

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Check your email for a confirmation. Your listing should appear within 15 minutes.