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RadPad finds amenities apartment hunters are seeking this summer

Dishwasher, pool and parking among most desired features

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Takeaways: A dishwasher was the most searched amenity in Chicago, Los Angeles and D.C. Nationally, 47 percent of renters were seeking an apartment with parking. A pool was the No. 2 most searched for amenity in all three cities. RadPad recently released data based on more than 40,000 filtered searches in June and July to find what millennial renters are really looking for in an apartment. The mobile apartment search and online rent payment platform primarily focuses on the millennial generation with more than 80 percent of its renters under the age of 34. The company sought to figure out what young renters are willing to pay for and if that is changing the way renters look for a place to live. RadPad looked at data on both a national and local level, looking closely at Washington, D.C., Chicago and Los Angeles. Data showed that basic amenities like parking, washer and dryer, and a dishwasher are all very important, both on a national and local level. Parking ...