Resources & Tips
Never share your personal information before the transaction is complete.
Understand the difference between subleasing and releasing:
Subleasing- The lister is still contractually responsible for rent and the condition of the space.
Releasing- The new tenant is fully responsible for rent and the condition of the space and will work directly with the landlord during their stay.
Regardless if you are the lister or the new tenant, if you sublease the space we recommend creating a side contract between you and your counterpart to avoid any conflicts down the road. You can download a sample sublease side contract here:
When taking pictures of your room for your listing, make sure there is enough light (open up those curtains) and the space looks clean and comfortable. Don't forget to take pictures of the entire property like the kitchen, living room, bathroom, exterior of the building and any amenities (gym, pool, etc.).