6 Major Ideas and Strategies You Could Use To Move Out of an Apartment at a Great Ease
Whether you are moving to a new apartment or out of an apartment then it’s no easy task. From packing to unpacking to finding a storage unit moving is really a very tough job. We have all reached that point when we have been in the final days of our lease, and we look around at all our belongings wondering how we have been packing it. So if you are moving out of an apartment then remember it requires a good planning and preparation. And if you are about to leave your current apartment for some reason given here a few steps that could help you deal with it.
Making sure that you get back your deposit: One of the most frustrating thing about renting an apartment is when you are moving out, and you have to push to get back your security deposit. We cannot even count the number of times the fight we had with the landlord even after hiring cleaners to do a thorough clean ensuring that any painting done by me has been repainted again. If you have been concerned about getting your security or damage deposit then look out at things on how you could get it back.
Giving your landlord an advance notice: A majority of apartment complexes would here require a written statement that would say you would not be reviewing your lease, and they would also put a time restriction on these notices as well. So make sure that you get this done sooner or rather later as some places would charge a fee making you pay an extra month rent for not alerting them in time.
Changing your address: If you have already found a place and have made up your mind of living there then do make sure that you point out all your important mails the bank statements, bills etc to your new address. Change them all before leaving the apartment. Besides you don’t want a total stranger to peek your financial statements right?
Getting things cleaned before you leave: Have your rented space cleaned before you leave the apartment you had been staying in. Starting from floors to the walls do make sure that it is totally cleaned and damaged free. And apart from building a good reputation as a tenant you could also be sure that you would get a good security deposit check back.
Want your security deposit back: Make sure you have things cleaned up. From the walls to the carpet even if you have a professional cleaning service, the cleaner apartment is when you leave the more likely you would receive your security deposit back. You also want to sure that if anything is broken, you get it fixed as there is nothing you would want to deal with when you are in the new apartment.
Scheduling a Final Walk Through: Once you have gathered up your keys and each and everything, have a final walk done through the apartment when everything is moved out. This would give you a better idea If there are any last minute things you need to fix up or clean.
To conclude find out the other things you would expect on a moving day, including tips and the task lists so that you are not left with the last minute things to do that would not just cause you with some unnecessary stress but even a huge loss of money.
Ankita Aggrawal is a business architect in real estate industry. She has 5 years of experience and she has got knowledge about various real estate projects including commercial properties,Residential properties,bunglows, Flats and Independent villas in Bangalore