What you need to know when renting a room or property
It is important to note that before you start searching for a place have in mind that you will be living there for a long time except for short stay. So it is important that you consider thinking about what you are looking for – that is the type of property, your budget, the location, transport system and the security of the area.
The property & budget
Make sure you know the type of property you are looking inline with your budget. There are various types of properties on the Rightroom from single room to ensuite, flat, self-contained, houseshare, flatshare or a whole property. Their prices mainly depend on the type of property, the location and the amenities available in the property.
Location & Transportation
You may want to check how easy or far the place will be from your school if you are a student or work if you are a professional. What type of transport system you will require and if you are driving you may want to rent a place with a secure parking space. You may also want to consider shops and convenience stores around the place for easy shopping especially in case of an emergecy.
You want to rent a place that you will be comfortable walking around even at night. Hence, it is important that you consider the safety of the property and its surroundings. Write the list of the things you would expect and look for property that meet most of them.