Use this handy checklist when you’re hunting for an apartment, condominium, or rental house.
Instructions: Here are three ways to use the checklist.
|Property name and address|
|Date of availability|
|Length of lease|
|Other upfront costs (such as first and last month’s rent)|
|Penalties — late rent fee, returned checks, other fees|
|How much notice is needed before moving out and the penalty if you break your lease.|
|Will unit be painted or cleaned on move in?|
|What appliances are included?|
|What utilities am I responsible for? And what is the expected monthly cost?|
|Who do I contact about maintenance?|
|Are there quiet hours? If so, when?|
|Is there parking provided? Are there additional costs for parking spaces?|
|Distance from military installation|
|How much notice will the landlord provide before entering?|
|Are pets allowed? If so, is there a fee?|
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