When it comes time to start your rental housing search, one of the biggest questions you will have to decide on is whether you want to live in an a house or an apartment.

Each housing type has its perks depending on your lifestyle and property priorities. Price, privacy, amenities, space and location are all factors in determining which housing type a renter will decide is best.

Below is a list of features most commonly associated with a Single Family Home or an Apartment Complex to help you deicide which one is best for you.

For more details about the pros and cons check out the complete guide at Should I Rent a House or an Apartment – Tips for Tenants.