Rental Tips and Checklist

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Rental Tips & Checklist - Good to Go Loans

Moving out of the family nest or changing up your living arrangements? It can be daunting to move into a new rental property. The key is to be prepared.

Things to think about when moving in to a rental property:

  • Work out your budget- Will you be renting alone or with some friends to share the costs?
  • Research what properties are available and meets your needs and objectives.
  • Read your lease agreement entirely.
  • Ask the landlord/realtor questions if you are unsure of anything.
  • Organise transportation of your belongings and factor this into your budget.
  • Make sure you pay your rent on time.
  • Stick to any arrangements made- electricity, water bills etc.
  • Be prepared to pay a rental bond.
  • Look after the home as if it is your own- any damages may impact your rental history.

Stuck on how to pay your bond? Wondering how you can furnish your new property? We’re here to help. Apply online today or call us on 1300 197 727 to enquire about our loan options.