Before moving into a property there are a few things worth taking into consideration.
Signing a tenancy agreement.
A Residential Tenancy Agreement should include information such as:
NOTE: Always read through the tenancy agreement carefully. Do not hesitate to ask questions about what it is you’re signing.
Once a tenancy agreement is signed you are obligated to keep up the following responsibilities and duties:
After signing the tenancy agreement, you should be issued a Condition Report. This allows you to record down any damages or issues present in the house you’re moving into. Taking photos is also a great way to document the condition of the property prior to moving in. Giving this report back to the property manager allows you to discuss any issues you have with the property and safeguards you for being liable for previous damage.