It’s a buyer’s market in the pandemic era for those looking for a new home to rent. With landlords eager to bring in tenants, rents have gone down anywhere from 10-25% in some metropolitan areas. Even so tenants need to be careful before signing the lease. One must of course look around the apartment to make sure it suits one’s life. However there are some issues that are best clarified in the 1-1 conversation with a landlord. Here are 10 questions the tenant should ask a prospective landlord at the time of the showing before committing to a rental application.