How do I apply?
The application can be found at the top of our website by clicking the red "Apply Now" button or by clicking here.
What information is needed for the application?
Required information may differ between properties. Information needed for each applicant includes:
- Full name
- Date of birth
- Contact information: Phone number, email address and current home address
- Employment and/or income information
- Landlord information (If applicable)
Background and credit checks will be used to determine suitability of tenancy in a WestUrban Property.
Is smoking allowed?
All WestUrban buildings and properties are Marijuana, Tobacco and Vape free. A designated smoking area will be provided.
Are utilities included?
Water and hot water is included. Hydro is additional to rent.
How much is the security deposit?
The security deposit is a half months rent.
Deposits can be received by e-transfer, cheque or money order.
What is the lease term?
Our standard is a 1-year fixed lease, which transitions into a month-to-month lease after the initial term.
Month-to-month and short term leases are not initially available.
Are there any additional costs to rent?
Additional costs to rent include tenants insurance, hydro and parking (optional).
Are there any immediate fee's once the lease is signed?
Upon signing the lease, the security deposit of a half months rent and the pet deposit (if applicable) will be required.
Unit's are not able to be held unless we have received both the signed lease and security deposit.
How is rent paid each month?
A void cheque or direct deposit form must be provided prior to releasing keys. Rent will be automatically withdrawn on the 1st of each month.
Do I need tenants insurance?
Yes. All units must acquire tenants insurance with a minimum of $1,000,000 liability coverage that extends through the duration of the lease.
Insurance information must be provided before keys can be released.