Sometimes called a damage deposit, the security deposit is a sum of money passed to your Landlord, usually when you sign your Tenancy Agreement.

To protect your security deposit, follow these steps:

  • Pay your rent on time and in full
  • Thoroughly document the condition of the property upon move in
  • Take care of your property
  • Think about getting a professional cleaning company in when you vacate the property
  • Agree any responsibility for damage

Read more about protecting your security deposit on our blog.

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