n that indicates you have little to no credit history. You may increase your odds by renting from individual owners instead of apartment complexes (which will likely require a cosigner), but remember – no credit is not the same as bad credit. Emphasize that you have no credit because you have no debt.
When all else fails, you still might be able to dispute incorrect items on your credit history, so be sure to check all three scores: your FICO, TransUnion, and Equifax scores. You can also visit AnnualCreditReport.com to request a free annual copy of your scores from the credit bureaus, which will help keep you on top of any progress or changes. Above all, know your own credit history first.