Applying to Rent – A Step-By-Step Guide
Do you need to find a new Rental Properties Auckland? Oaks Property Management is the best place to look because of the wide range of properties we have available and the level of service we offer.
This step-by-step guide outlines the process you must follow to rent one of our properties. This Guideline will help you to find Rental Properties Auckland.
Step 1 – Find Rental Properties Auckland
This step starts with viewing the properties we have available. You will find details of them all on our website.
Once you find a property you might be interested in, you should contact us to arrange a viewing. You can do this over the phone or online. If you can’t view the property in person you should still contact us so we can do a video walk through. We can’t rent you a property until we have shown it to you, online or in person. This is because we want to make sure the property is right for you.
Step 2 – Apply
Once you have found a property you want to rent you will need to submit a tenant application form. You can do this online and the process is as quick and easy as possible. It will take you about 15 minutes.
You will need to provide ID, but you can scan the ID or take a photo of it on your phone before attaching it to your application.
It is also important you complete each section of the application in full, accurately, and honestly. We will process your tenant application once we receive it, including performing background and credit checks.
Step 3 – Pay a Holding Deposit
This is the step where you will secure the tenancy. It takes place once we approve your application. You will need to pay the holding deposit and sign a form as part of this step.
It is important to note the holding deposit is non-refundable. Therefore, make sure you are completely happy with the property before you complete this step.
Step 4 – Sign the Lease and Pay Your Bond
The next stage is to sign your lease. You will also need to pay four weeks rent as a bond on the tenancy and sign a bond lodgement form. In addition, you should review the property condition report.
Step 5 – Move In
Collect the keys from our office and move into your new home.