Might depend on where you live and what the age of majority is there. Getting financing (mortgage) to buy the apartment might be difficult at 17 years of age as you wouldn't typically have much, if any, credit rating. Des PeradoAnswer
No. The legal age of majority in most states is 18. In Alabama and Nebraska it is 19, in Pennsylvania and Mississippi it is 21. Anyone under the aforementioned ages is not legally able to enter into contractual agreements, this would include the leasing, renting, or purchasing of real property.Answer
Yes, how about if that 17 year old is being thrown out of their house and has no where to go and stay. The only thing that person has on his/her head is to get enough money to try to get his/her apartment. To try to live foward. To try to get their life happy without there family that denieds them. They can just rent the apartment, they don't have to exactly buy the apartment. How about if it was you that wanted a place of your own?Answer
No, a 17-year-old is not of legal age and cannot enter into financial contracts. The personal situation of a minor concerning family problems is a matter for the state's department of social services.Answer
I say YES!!!!!! Any age teen should be aloud to get their own place if they have family problems or things of the such. Someone in the family could at least cosign or something just until they are of age to get it under their name. If not, then I'm sure something could be arranged. I am a teen myself and I know how it feels to not have a place to stay and feel secure. Jesus will take care of you but you should still be able to be provided with a place to take care of yourself instead of being forced to stay somewhere that is only going to cause more trouble to approach.Answer
As far as I know this was not meant to be a discussion about whether a teenager should be allowed to live on their own but a Q/A about whether they CAN.
In most cases, the answer would be NO (this depends on your country and the age of majority. I am assuming, since you asked, that in your country you are considered a minor).
However, under certain circumstances, you can become an emancipated minor, which would grant you the privilege to do so.
No, in order for you to get anything in your name legally you have to be an adult, legally in order for one to be an adult they have to be at least 18
By my studies, you can not own an apartment at the age of 16. But when you turn 21 is when you can own an apartment...
buy them. they are available in the properties tab or rackets tab.
Yes, you can own an apartment. When an apartment is owned by an individual, it's called a condominium (condo). The building or apartment must be designated for individual sale, you can't purchase just any apartment in any apartment building.
Always, you can own a condominium. And some condominiums are called apartments. You cannot always own an apartment. When you cannot own an apartment, it is not a condominium.
you can be 16 to rent an apartment because my friend is 16 and she has her own apartment and her ex boyfriend's brother has an apartment at 16
yeah they should be able to only if like they can afford it tho
The general rule is no. If your apartment rent does not include water it must contain its own meter.
The same age you need to be to own a credit card, rent an apartment/house/shop, buy liqour etc. whcih I assume in NY is 18.
You can not move out unless you have your parents consent and you also need someone to sign the contracts for you.
it depends on were you buy it ost of the time you can name your own dog but if you rescue it they have a name for it most of the time but you can always change the name
Strangers, it could also be When A Stranger Calls.
you have to be 18
In the sentence "An apartment has its own kitchen living room and bathroom" the verb is "has."
Yes, but not very many places will accept you without having had your own apartment previously- still, it can be done.
Apartment Rent at Your Own Risk - 2010 is rated/received certificates of: India:A Singapore:PG
Urban housing in China was once supplied by a person's work unit. Government encourages people to buy their own homes or apartment.
its ur own place
Buy a life off eBay and ask your parents. Or buy 'names for dummies'.
A cottage is its own stature while apartment is a stature but it has other people of residence in it.
Stardoll is great! you can make your own club that people can join, you can make your own avatar, earn star-dollars and spend them on the cutest clothes ever! You have your own apartment (aka: your own suite) and you can buy furniture to put inside!
Each apartment complex has its own rules. Generally, if it is your first apartment, you will need a co-signer for the period of the first lease. After that, you should be able to do it on your own, provided that you have always paid the rent on time.
They definitely could if it was your own tv