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Published in July 2012

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A pre-letting checklist for landlords

Things to do before renting your property

  • Establish the market rent for your property
  • Decide the wording for your advertisement
  • Complete maintenance or repairs needed
  • Open a separate bank account for the rent
  • Check your insurance policy
  • Get a Pre-tenancy application form
  • Get a Residential Tenancy Agreement
  • Get a Bond lodgement form
  • Set up tradesperson for repairs
  • Enroll in a credit check company
  • Consider joining a local property investors association

For tenancy advice and information visit our website www.dbh.govt.nz or call 0800 TENANCY (0800 83 62 62).