The Secret to Landing a Job You Will Love

Too many people are worried about landing “a” job that they forget to imagine what it will be like to actually work there. If you aren’t thinking about whether you will love the work as you are considering a position- you really should. Carolyn survived four rounds of grueling interviews and enthusiastically accepted a job Read More

The Bindel’s “Best of” Austin List

We’re not here for a longtime. We’re here for a good time! This is your cheat sheet for the best things to do in Austin. If there are any places you love that we missed—let us know! Thanks for your unique contribution to our amazing community of Hosts and Renters! Best Seafood Uchi – We Read More

What is the difference between a sublease and lease?

Sublease vs. Lease What is the difference between a sublease and a lease? This is a great question, and one that we get a lot. There are a lot of differences from both a legal and practical perspective. We aren’t going to dive in too deep, but rather offer a basic understanding of the key Read More

What is the difference between a sublet and a sublease?

What is the difference between a sublease and a sublet? We get asked this question so often that we decided to write an article about it. This article could be one sentence long because the short-answer is: there is no difference. In other words, sublease and sublet are the same thing! How is a sublet/sublease Read More

Time to get technical: Sublet vs. Lease

Sublet vs. Lease What is the difference between a lease and a sublet? This is a great question, and one that we get a lot. There are a lot of differences from both a legal and practical perspective. We aren’t going to dive in too deep, but rather provide a basic framework of some of Read More

Take Flight!

Walk to the ends of the earth with meNot because the treasure exists only thereBut because sometimes the treasures you already have are a little bit easier to see from the edge… Take flight with meThis is not an escapeIt is an affirmation that we are not afraid to see things from a different perspective Read More

Where should I sublease my apartment or find someone to take over my lease?

Finding someone to sublease or take over the remainder of your lease isn’t always easy. And paying a lease break fee is expensive. This article provides a few good places to start! TheBindel.com The first place you should list your property for a lease takeover or sublease is on TheBindel.com for several reasons. First, listing Read More

How I Took a 5-Star Luxury Vacation to Thailand for Free using The Bindel and Points!

Editor’s Note: The Bindel is not getting paid (yet) by any of the blogs or credit cards that we endorse. I just got back from a trip of a lifetime to Thailand with my best friend Giselle. We managed to fly first class drinking vintage Veuve Clicquot and stayed at villas that retailed for over Read More

Hello World!

We launched The Bindel a little over a year ago to help others in a situation we too often found ourselves: wanting to leave and explore opportunities elsewhere, but stuck with a housing albatross around our necks. Whether that was undertaking the difficult task of trying to find a place for a few months in Read More